Parma Art Scene

Calling all local Art and Craft Vendors

The Parma Area Fine Arts Council is seeking vendors to sell items for a Pre-Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale to be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Donna Smallwood Activities Center, 7001 W Ridgewood Dr. in Parma, Ohio. Cost for space with table is $35, or $25 without table. Admission day of the event is free. No applications will be accepted after October 6, 2019. To download an application, or for additional information go to

Michelle Bihal, President of Parma Area Fine Arts, won Best In Show, at the Cuyahoga County Fair for her wood-burning. She also won 1st place in the professional drawing division for her pen and ink wash, and 1st and 2nd place in the wood-burning division. Congratulations Michelle! 

Robert Pohm, Board Member at Parma Area Fine Arts, pitched his tent and sold three paintings at the Big Creek Handmade Fest in Parma Hts., on Saturday, August 10, 2019. His very colorful glass plate took 2nd place at the Independence Art Guild Home Days show, end of July. 

Emery Bogardy, resident watercolorist and Board Member at Parma Area Fine Arts, appeared at the Hungarian Festival at St. Emerics Church on Saturday, August 17, 2019, and the 64th Hungarian Festival on September 1, 2019 at German Central. 

Gary Nass, new Parma Fine Arts Board Member, judged the Independence Art Guild Home Days show in late July. 

Tony DeMarcoexhibited at the Farnam Manor at 4223 Brecksville Rd. in Richfield Ohio on August 3rd and 4th.The event was put on by the Richfield Historical Society and the Richfield-Hinkley Art Group. 

Kathryn Mabin

Board Secretary of Parma Area Fine Arts Council, Inc, or PAFAC, and Artist/Jewlery Designer, Owner Aire of Oppulence.

Volume 11, Issue 9, Posted 2:14 PM, 09.02.2019