Friends of Western Art News & Upcoming Events

Upcoming events

September 5, 2023

October 3: First Tuesday With Shawn Cameron

Mountain Oyster Club | October 3, 2023

FWA's First Tuesdays resume with guest speaker Shawn Cameron, fine art painter and sculptor. Shawn began her professional art career over 30 years ago. She shares the heritage of the contemporary western rancher and cowboy which has been her family’s world for 150 years...

September 5, 2023

November 14: First Tuesday with Ken Rowe

Mountain Oyster Club | November 14, 2023

FWA's First Tuesdays continue with guest speaker Ken Rowe, artist and sculptor. Influenced by drawing and painting with his mother, along with his love of the outdoors, Ken's first introduction to wildlife art was was in the field of taxidermy...
September 5, 2023

December 5: First Tuesday with Susan Kliewer

Mountain Oyster Club | October 23, 2023

FWA First Tuesday with guest speaker and sculptor, Susan Kliewer.. Susan Kliewer is a native of Southern California, but has made Arizona her home for forty years...

Remaining "First Tuesday" Schedule

Event details coming soon

  • January 9, 2024 (Note date change due to holidays): Bill Nebeker, sculptor

  • February 6, 2024: Amerind Presents Mark Bahti, Fine Indian Arts purveyor, researcher and author

  • March 5, 2024: William Hook, painter

  • April 2, 2024: Christine and Scott Logan, history and hallmarks of Native American Jewelry

  • May 7, 2024: Sam Patania, third generation Patania, family silver and gold jewlery

And, mark your calendar for FWA's Annual BBQ on Saturday, April 20, 2024