Aleksandra Buha - Fine Artist

Aleksandra Buha

PHOENIX, AZ - United States

 
 
 

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Aleksandra Buha

PHOENIX, AZ - United States

Aleksandra Buha - Fine Artist

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About Aleksandra Buha

UPDATE: Check out my blog for project ideas and up-to-date information on my latest artwork and exhibits. http://www.artbyaleksandrabuha.blogspot.com/

Aleksandra is a fine artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Arizona State University and an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Fashion Design from Phoenix College . She lives and works in Phoenix , Arizona . She moved form Bosnia and Herzegovina (Former Yugoslavia) in 1997 with her family. Her mural projects include Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center Playground murals, Paradise Valley Community College 'Justice' mural and Echo Canyon Elementary School in Phoenix playground mural. From July- August 2009, she was an artist in residence through the Scottsdale Public Art Program at the Gallery@Library( Civic Center Library). Her solo exhibit 'Dream World'featured 12 new and some older paintings. She painted on location and interacted with the public 3 days a week.

She taught drawing at the Jewish Family Services Center in Phoenix. At Paradise Valley Community College she teaches various art classes in the Continuing Education Division. Her work has been exhibited in both solo and group shows .
She works in oil, acrylic, and watercolor. Color inspires her the most. An array of different subjects is evident in her paintings and drawings. Aleksandra is accepting commissions.

Currently she is a floor facilitator with the Children's Museum of Phoenix http://www.childrensmuseumofphoenix.org in Phoenix, AZ and an assistant preparator at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA http://www.smoca.org/ ) in Scottsdale, AZ. You can view her Desert themed paintings on the third floor of the Children's Museum (an ongoing exhibit).


Her motto:
' Every man in creating the beautiful
appearance of the dream world is
a perfect artist.'
Friedrich Nietzsche

NON-CREDIT ART CLASSES at PARADISE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE:

If you are looking for fun and inspiring art classes , here are a couple to get you started. The classes I teach this semester are in the Continuing Education Division of the PVCC, Phoenix, Arizoma. They are listed below in more detail and as well as the link to the supply list . If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at a_buha@yahoo.com

This is the link for the complete list of art classes offered :
http://www.pvc.maricopa.edu/ce/
Please forward this info to anyone who might be interested.
Thank you.

Painting from Photographs: Oil / Acrylic

Individual and unique styles will be encouraged as you learn about oil & acrylic paints and how to use either to create paintings from a personal photo or favorite picture. Manipulate, enlarge, crop and combine images to create dynamic compositions.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20159 Summer I 2011 Paradise Valley
Q 151 - Cont. Ed. Art Room In Person 06/02/2011- 07/21/2011 Th 6:00PM- 9:00PM Buha Open
9 of 14 Seats Available
No class May 31, June 7, or July 5.
Class 20159 costs include Main Cont Ed Non Credit Fee: $119.00

Pen & Ink with Watercolor

Explore and apply different texturing techniques to your work. Use these techniques, brushes and tools separately or combined to produce countless effects. Through demonstrations improve your skills while learning to combine these exciting mediums.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21279 Summer I 2011 Paradise Valley
TBA = to be arranged In Person 06/16/2011- 07/28/2011 Th 1:00PM- 4:00PM Buha Open
10 of 14 Seats Available
o No Class July 7th. Date has changed from original publication and is accurate as it is seen now.
Class 21279 costs include Main Cont Ed Non Credit Fee: $109.00


Introduction to Oil Painting

If you want to learn about oils, this is for you! Learn about brushes, paints, mediums, palettes and other basics with demonstrations of various techniques such as dry brush, toned ground, all prima painting, working with painting knives and glazing.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21278 Summer I 2011 Paradise Valley
Q 151 - Cont. Ed. Art Room In Person 06/06/2011- 08/01/2011 M 6:00PM- 9:00PM Buha Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
o Class 21278 costs include Main Cont Ed Non Credit Fee: $119.00

Summer Art Adventure (Ages 9-12)

Anyone can create great artwork! Its just a matter of learning how to look! We will explore color and shade to make three-dimensional looking objects. Using simple shapes such as circles, ovals and triangles you will learn to draw animals and people. To help you get proportions exactly right in your art, you will learn how to use the grid. This class is meant to encourage creativity and teach you basic art principles while having fun creating. Materials are included!
Instructor: Aleksandra Buha
Subject: Youth Course #200-10018
#20597 Jun 13-23 9am-12pm
Fee: $239 Mon Thu UHILLS Q151
#12475 Jul 11-21 9am-12pm
Fee: $239 Mon Thu BLKMTN109





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All payments are due in full the first day of class. No exceptions. Cash or Check ONLY.
A 24hr notice REQUIRED to reschedule the session otherwise you will be billed for the missed session.
Receive 15% discount for each new referral when they complete their first session.


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