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Contact info

1005 Pioneer lane, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904, USStudio Address

About the Artist Facilitator

Expressive Art Experiences. Prior to moving to Colorado Springs, Deborah ran an art business in Arizona for over twenty-five years. As a multi-talented artist, her specialties are Caricatures, Portraits, Acrylic painting, calligraphy, wood painting crafts, and murals. Deborah also taught arts and crafts at schools and non-profit organizations, including developing and leading an arts and crafts programs for the Flagstaff, Arizona Boys and Girls Club after school program. Deborah also designed and led a community mural painting project at the Family Food Center in Flagstaff, Arizona.

As a Caricature artist, Deborah cheerfully provides high quality family entertainment (since 1990) for parties, corporate events, celebrations, festivals, fund raisers, conventions, schools, religious organizations, zoos and sporting events. Deborah also draws pet and people caricatures from photos.

Along with being an artist, Deborah is also a social worker and is completing her MSW this summer, 2019. As a social worker she has had the opportunity to facilitate art groups at a domestic violence shelter where she worked in Arizona as well as for community groups. Deborah enjoys sharing her passion for art with others and is excited to facilitate fun art experiences with the Military Arts Connection.



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About this Experience

From photo you provide, you will paint your favorite furbaby using acrylic paint on canvas! Prior to the experience, you will need to text a photo of your pet to the instructor. She will pencil sketch a drawing of your pet on the canvas. Then, just come to class with the photo of your pet and ready to paint! Canvas, paint and brushes will be supplied. This in-person Experience is two hours in duration, and designed for a single participant.

All Ages
Expressive Arts Experiences
Located at:
225 Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., Suite 220, Colorado Springs
To be agreed upon
To be agreed upon
Paint your pet!
Experience Level 1 Beginner
Experience Level 2 Intermediate
Individual Individual
Group/ Public Group - Open to Community
Group/ Private Group - Military/Veteran Only
All Ages All Ages
Youth Youth
Adult Adult
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