Fancy Girl






Tea Parties, Crafts & Bling LLC


Fun Themed Teas, Crafts & Programs For Girls

Upcoming Programs- 

Holiday Watercolor Painting Program
CANCELLED

  
These creations make great gifts!

Green Acres Center, Cafeteria
4401 Sideburn Road, Fairfax, VA 22030

Join professional artist Barbara Mingo and paint four, 5x7 seasonal watercolor paintings and one mini frame.

Make it a Troop/Group Party!

Attendees will create their own work from our ideas or their own and will learn to:
Organize a composition
Practice technique with magnolia print
Create interesting borders
Enhance simple objects using lights and darks on the color wheel line

Open to adults, girls and boys of all ages.

Admission $30 all participants – includes all supplies, instruction, painting fun patch, and refreshments.
The artist will have small art work available for sale!

Ways to Register:
Print and return form by mail-no fees 
Eventbrite (small fee) 

​For more information: Contact Jamal at jf.rubeiz@yahoo.com.

Meet the Artist:
Barbara Mingo is a professional artist and private art teacher living in Fairfax, Virginia, with over 20 years of experience. Ms. Mingo creates private commissioned works of art, teaches after school art programs and gives private lessons.
Print Holiday Watercolor Painting Program Flyer and return with payment by mail
 Girls had a blast using their imagination to create unique art collages out of papers, magazines and fabrics. 

Past Programs:

Collage Artist Program- November 2017

Landscape Painting Program- August 2017 

  
Artists learned how to use perspective in creating their own landscape painting* with artist Barbara King Mingo.​​

  
Barbara Mingo is a professional artist and private art teacher living in Fairfax,  Virginia, with over 20 years experience. Ms Mingo creates private commissioned works of art, teaches after school art programs and gives private lessons.
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Learn to Paint Portraits like Picasso, Drawing  & Painting Workshop- April 2017

  
Aspiring artists learned how to design, draw and paint their very own Picasso portrait, while enjoying refreshments and socializing with friends!
  
Badge Earning Information
Many of the art related badges encourage talking to a professional in the medium; our guest artist is skilled in various mediums; according to GSCNC staff not every step has to be exactly the same as the badge book, but can be “in the spirit of the badge” to fulfill requirements .

Specifically Brownies fulfill Painting badge
1. Get Inspired- talk to a painter
2. Paint a portrait
3. Paint a Mood (through their color choice for backgrounds which is discussed)
4. Background patters using various items
5. Tips from a professional about their work*; Share your work*

Juniors Fulfill Drawing Badge
1. Drawing in black and white then adding color paint
2. Drawing and shading background and patterns in pencil first and then color
3. Drawing Facial Features*
4. Tips from a professional about their work*
5. Make your masterpiece and show it off
Girl Power in Action!​​

Fancy Girl Tea Parties is proud to support real girls showing “Girl Power in Action! “   

We want to inspire others by featuring your photos and stories of your successes- great and small. 
 

Send photos and a description to MsJ@FancyGirlTeaparties.com and keep checking here to see if you are featured. 
 
Girl Power patches are available for $1 each (includes shipping). Send in a check for the quantity you’d like along with Group contact name, address, email, troop and quantity to: 
 
Fancy Girl Tea Parties, 2839 Maple Lane
Fairfax, VA 22031



Girl Power in Action!

What can a little girl do? Anything! 

Proud of my Troop and my daughter, interviewed in this Washington Post article!