Monday, November 25, 2013

Poinsettia Order Reminder!

REMINDER: Poinsettia orders are needed by Tuesday, December 3. These beautiful high quality, six- to eight-bloom red poinsettia plants, delivered directly from the grower, will be on display during the Downers Grove South Holiday Concert on December 12, 2012. Each plant is $12 Go to your blog listand can be picked up at the conclusion of the concert.

Alternate pick-up options include December 13th, during the school day, in the Fine Arts office of Downers Grove South High School, B-122. Or special arrangements can be made by contacting Kelly Snyder at 630-985-7202.

Please complete the order form and return it, with payment, to the DGS Fine Arts Department. Checks should be made payable to DGS Fine Arts.

Thanks for supporting this FOFA fundraiser!

Sunday, November 24, 2013

New 2013 Holiday Notecards Featuring Student Artwork

Looking for a lovely one-of-a-kind gift for the holidays? Consider purchasing a collection of six notecards featuring original artwork from students at Downers Grove South High School. Priced at $10 for each set of six, you'll also be supporting the DGS Fine Arts program.

Notecards will be available at the Downers Grove South Holiday Concert and Art Show, Thursday, December 12, starting at 6:00 pm. 

If you can't come to the show or concert, you can still purchase directly at school. Please make your check payable to DGS FOFA (Friends of Fine Arts), stop by the Fine Arts Department office (or send your student) and ask for Glenn Williams.

Images from this year's talented artists include:


Emily Ullrich, photography, “Strand of Pearls” 

Marisa Tolomeo, watercolor, ”Sister” 

Merlyn Thomas, pastel drawing, “Shiny Baubles”

Migle Gvildyte, ceramics, “Paisley”

TJ Stice, ceramics, “Horsehair”


Tylie Loya, drawing, “Old Lovely”

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

FOFA Annual Poinsettia Sale - Please Order by December 3!

Help decorate your home and the Downers Grove South Holiday Concert by purchasing a beautiful high quality, six- to eight-bloom red poinsettia plant, delivered directly from the grower. Each plant is $12 and can be picked up at the conclusion of the concert on December 12, 2013.

Alternate pick-up options include December 13th, during the school day, in the Fine Arts office of Downers Grove South High School, B-122. Or special arrangements can be made by contacting Kelly Snyder at 630-985-7202.

Orders are needed by Tuesday, December 3, 2013, along with your payment. Please complete the order form and return it to the DGS Fine Arts Department. Checks should be made payable to DGS Fine Arts.

Thanks for supporting this FOFA fundraiser! (Note: Music students earn $4/plant for the 2nd, 3rd, etc. poinsettia sold.)