Creative Arts Guild of Mid-Michigan
The Creative Arts Guild of Mid-Michigan is believed to be the oldest art guild in the state with members from Gratiot, Isabella, and Montcalm counties.
For more than 55 years the Guild has been participating in community art education and mentoring programs for adults and children with local schools, libraries, and community art centers to fulfill it's mission "to bring out the inner creativeness and individualism within each student…"
Currently there are 26 guild members representing art forms in pottery, woodwork, jewelry, sculpture, photography, watercolor, oils, pastel, acrylics, and drawing.
Aaron S. Bivens
May 4 • 1:00p–3:00p
Aaron S. Bivens graduated from the University of Toledo with a BA in Art and a teaching certificate. Aaron taught art at the junior high level in Toledo. Currently, Aaron serves as a demonstrator and juror and teaches watercolor and acrylic classes in the Toledo area. He works primarily in watercolor, acrylic, and oil—painting portraits, animals, landscapes, barns, houses, and flowers.
Aaron is an Associate Member of the Ohio Watercolor Society, member of the Toledo Artists Club, and past President of the Northwestern Ohio Watercolor Society. He has won numerous awards in the Ohio area and has just recently begun showing in Michigan.