• CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO
Feminine Touch, an all women artists group, celebrates the many occasions of May with an exhibit titled “Tributes of May”, at the ground floor of Ayala Malls Capitol Central that will run from May 13 to 27.
An opening tribute to Mama Mary with a ribbon cutting and a floral offering to the image was done by visual artist Dolly Gatuslao, the group’s founder, during the opening.
Gatuslao’s artwork of the image of Our Lady of Fatima is done in mixed media, pastel highlighted with beads and semi-precious stones.
Dolly Gatuslao is a local artist who paints mostly religious images and is a devout Catholic. She is also a past president of the Art Association of Bacolod, the second oldest art association in the country, after the Art Association of the Philippines.
Participating artists are Sandy Solinap, Dolly Gatuslao, Sony Golez, Anette Feria, Patty Jane Ku-Ong, Princy Martir, Doreen Dofitas, Marse Cuenca, Michelle Corteza, Aiko Matsui, Dynalyn Tan, Sherryanne Quivis, Hazel Marpa, Lorraine Lorenzo, Mariel Joy Resurreccion, Akolyn Nei, Joji Malata and Emai Sasedor.*