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Fox Chase Art Group – A Profile

Artists gather around Three Bears Sculpture by George Pappshviz at Fox Chase Library

Artists gather around Three Bears Sculpture by George Pappshviz at Fox Chase Library

Artist Helen KlotzmanThey have been meeting at the Fox Chase Library on Rhawn Street for over twenty years. After three years we decided to visit them once again.  The Fox Chase Art Group is a collection artists who meet each Monday between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. These Artist Kay Surgnerartists range in experience from new, emerging to seasoned artist. They come together for the purpose of working on art projects and meeting fellow artists from the area and beyond.  Artist Robert Mellin encourages others to come out to the Arts Group. “New members are always welcome without restrictions as to age, experience or proficiency. We want to encourage artists to grow in their craft.”  According to Mellin there is no cost to join the group or to stop in for a visit. Participants can work in any media but must bring their own supplies.
Artist Mary Ellen McGovernThe Fox Chase Art Group participates in exhibitions in the Delaware Valley. Artist Mary Ellen McGovern will be part of a large exhibition at Love Park in Center City on October 13th.  The Art Group provides feedback if requested and is Artist Robert Obodzinskifocused on being an inspiration to fellow artists.

 

Artist Robert MellinWant to get your art on? Load up your supplies and head over to The Fox Chase Library and meet The Art Group every Monday between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.  If you desire more information on their focus or the group contact Robert Mellin at 215-731-0101.

The Blooming Artist Studio in Fox Chase

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Art teacher and graduate of Kutztown University, Nora McCloskey opened The Blooming Artist Studio in  2008 in Rockledge and moved to Fox Chase in 2012. The studio is thriving. Located at 7971 Oxford Avenue the studio offers a large array of classes for all age groups. From classes for the young to special needs and adult workshops and classes. There is a class or workshop in art for anyone who has an interest. They also offer open studio time for artists, a ladies night out and private daytime lessons for aspiring artists.

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Blooming Artist Studio offers in house exhibits of student’s art and also sponsors an annual art show, Arts in the Park in the picturesque Lions Park in the heart of Fox Chase and at local businesses who display student’s art.

If you want to develop your skills as an artist, or challenge yourself to create art, Blooming Artist Studio is the place start. Their motto: Create masterpieces in a warm friendly environment where artists encourage one another to do their best…Be challenged to take your skill level higher than you ever thought possible.

To learn more visit them at: http://www.thebloomingartiststudio.com/ or on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/bloomingartiststudio

Art in The Park – Fox Chase- September 28th

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ART IN THE PARK

LIONS PARK – 7900 Oxford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19111

SATURDAY- SEPTEMBER 28TH

SPONSORED BY THE ROCKLEDGE FOX CHASE BUSINESS ASSOCATION

1PM TO 4PM

RAIN DATE – SEPTEMBER 29TH

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT: https://m.facebook.com/herknightphilly?v=feed