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Leslie Bradshaw


Sheila Parsons



Joan Sheldon
Director of Publicity
Director of Small Art Shows

Joan Sheldon prefers painting abstract and impressionistic art to reality painting. She uses alcohol ink and flo paints with acrylics. Her passion in artistic endeavors is Variety. She has won awards for her photography, created stained glass, ceramic pieces, is a published writer and made a living drawing floorplans and designing houses. Currently besides painting, she is designing and sewing quilts.

Ellen Zimet


Deirdre Gordon


​Past President

Janet Beaujon Couch

​Art Studio Lead Supervisor

​I’m from New England (Massachusetts and Connecticut.). I’ve lived in Laguna Woods for a year and a half.  My daughter and her family live in Huntington Beach.

I began my career as a freelance artist, calligrapher, and exhibiting artist.  After raising my children, I returned to school for my masters degree.  I’m a retired Art Therapist, EMDR therapist, and adjunct lecturer & clinical supervisor at George Washington University.