Not All About the Gelato, after all

Market of Choice, 29th & Willamette, Eugene, OR

We’d announced our meeting was a gelato tasting at MOC…1 - gelatoand there it was, alright. But it’s too early to eat gelato at 9:30 a.m., we decided.

past - Barb Sh    past - Barb So So the “Barb-wires” (Barb Shirk & Barb Sommers) started us off artistically by showing work they’d done recently.


look- KenKen, as usual, had a book he just had to share – this on letters from famous people. Jan, Barb Shirk, Penelope were fascinated. Tricia and Barb Sommers were otherwise occupied.

past - Ken      past - PThen Ken & Penelope joined in with work they’d been doing.

people - P     people- Jan,BarbShPenelope also shared her page of people, which was also the current focus of sketching for Jan and Barb Shirk.

people - Barb Sh     people - JanHere’s the view of what they were doing – Barb building on a background sketch, and Jan trying to find the perfect shocking pink.

pumpkins - Barb So      pumpkins - TriciaMeanwhile, Barb Sommers was sketching the autumn decorations, as was Tricia (along with a hint of what goodies got consumed).

pumpkins - Jane       people- janeJane (wearing her Susan Detroy design t-shirt) dutifully sketched the decorations, too, as well as a woman across the room, eating…

gelato - JaneYou guessed it! GELATO!

gelato - TriciaOddly enough, only Tricia (above) and Jane ate any gelato, caught up in reminiscing about being in Italy (where it was ever so good!).