Members of the Verdugo Hills Art Assn. welcomed their new president
Carole Buss and thanked retiring president Bill Bates at the last
meeting of the year at Citibank in Montrose.
A Glendale resident, Buss is a watercolor and collage artist who
specializes in floral works and teaches classes at Descanso Gardens.
She is also a regular exhibitor at the Boddy House Gallery at
Devorah Friedman received the artist of the year for her
watercolor titled “Plein-air.” The painting is of another artist
painting during a field trip made by the plein-air group, a subgroup
of the association.
Also during the meeting, the art group presented its annual
scholarship award to Lili Milikian, who is studying art at Clark
Magnet High School.
After a summer break, the art association will have its first
meeting of the year at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 5 at Citibank, 2350 Honolulu
Ave. in Montrose.
For more information, call at 548-7708.