Fancy Girl






Tea Parties, Crafts & Bling LLC


Fun Themed Teas, Crafts & Programs For Girls

Upcoming Programs- 

Collage Artist Program
Sunday, November 12, 2017, 3-4:30 pm

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


Cadets, Seniors and Ambassadors will have a blast using their imagination to create a unique art project out of a variety of papers, magazines and fabrics. Girls are encouraged to bring special items from home to incorporate into their work.

Enjoy refreshments, receive instruction and advice from a professional artist and earn the Collage Artists badge by:

Exploring collage art
Focusing on composition
Creating with color
Using found objects
Sharing a message



Admission $25 all participants – includes all supplies, Collage Artist badge, and refreshments.

Open girls of all ages and any adult that wants to have fun!

Non-Girl Scouts, siblings, friends and adults are always welcome!  Register individually or as a group. Drop off event 
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 Collage Artist Flyer and return with payment by mail

Past Programs:

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!