Saturday, January 07, 2017

Arts Month at the Center for Active Generations

January is Arts Month at the Center for Active Generations.  See the pyrographic works of Ed Batz on Monday, January 9th.  I plan to have a few new wood sculptures (along with some older ones) on display Monday, Januarty 23.
Ed Batz with  his wood burned Sioux Falls Fire Station
Just finished Sand hill Crane by Arne Bortnem

Thursday, December 15, 2016

December Meeting Cancelled

Due to cold and snowy weather forecast, our  December pot luck lunch meeting has been cancelled.  Look for another chance to share good eats and treats at our January meeting.
Nisse by Dick Peterson

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

SDHCA Dakota MasterWorks Art Show Local Winners

Congratulations to Dave Johnson, Don Clemetson, Ed Batz, Bernie Schuurmans, Detlev Prautzsch, and many other for submitting their work and winning awards in the Dakota MasterWorks Art Show!
Pictures and a list of winners can be seen at: SDHCA MasterWorks

Saturday, October 29, 2016

October Meeting

A variety of patterns along with wood blanks were provided by Pres. Derek
Attendance was down a bit this month, but those who did show up with their wood burning tools became seriously engrossed in the art of pyrography.

Nancy Cummings enjoys a break from her usual job
as instructor for weekly woodcarving classes

Saturday, October 01, 2016


Relief Carving by Pres. Derek wins Best of Show at Sioux Empire Fair and  First Place at State Fair in Huron!
Welcome Harlan Hartland  as new member of SDWC!