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Mary Opat with painting Rose Rising

GVAL Art Vine 2017 November Newsletter

November Newsletter Check out the November newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Congratulations to Mary Opat, GVAL’s November Artist of the Month 2017. November Meeting: First our November meeting was our annual Lush ‘n Brush. Members met together to work on various art projects and enjoyed fellow members company while creating!. Read more… Second,  Click […]

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Ralph Sellers

GVAL Art Vine 2017 September Newsletter

September Newsletter Check out the September newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Congratulations to Ralph Sellers, GVAL’s September Artist of the Month 2017. Stevie Denny and Jean Smith gave a great presentation on The Sketchbook. Members were asked to bring in their own sketchbooks to look at and share. We saw many examples of other […]

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Debra Sult

GVAL Art Vine 2017 May Newsletter

May Newsletter Check out the May newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Congratulations to Debra Sult, GVAL’s May Artist of the Month 2017. May Presenter: Bruce Stam, Fine Artist Bruce Stam discussed criteria for judging art at the May 4th members meeting.  He discussed the importance of composition, command of medium, technique, expression, and presentation. […]

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Dana Chisholm

GVAL Art Vine 2017 April Newsletter

April Newsletter Check out the April newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Congratulations to Dana Chisholm, GVAL’s April Artist of the Month 2017. April Presenter: Rob Stenberg, artist of southwest/tribal images May 6 members met to hear Artist Rob Stenberg.  Rob utilizes a variety of materials from canvas, wood panels, and watercolor paper, to tobacco […]

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Linda McGuinness watercolor

GVAL Art Vine 2017 March Newsletter

March Newsletter Check out the March newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Congratulations to Linda McGuinness, GVAL’s March Artist of the Month 2017. Wendy Van Ryn, graphic artist March Presenter: Wendy Van Ryn was our speaker for the March GVAL meeting, and she does digital designs and watercolor. She ventured into surface design about five […]

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Sharon Hess Push Over

GVAL Art Vine 2017 February Newsletter

February Newsletter Check out February’s newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Bruce Stam February Presenter Bruce Stam was our speaker for the February GVAL meeting, and he entertained everyone with a presentation about plein air painting. He did a great demonstration of how he sets up and uses his plein air equipment, with tips and […]

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Mary Opat

GVAL Art Vine 2017 January Newsletter

January Newsletter Check out January’s newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. In a quick program reschedule, Ashley Walden, a mixed media artist from Gilbert and a graduate of ASU’s Fine Arts program, gave the program presentation at the January membership meeting.   Thank you Ashley!!! Click here to download the PDF. Any submissions should be sent […]

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Gilbert Visual Art League

GVAL Art Vine 2016 December Newsletter

December Newsletter Check out December’s newsletter and what’s new at GVAL. Click here to download the PDF. Any submissions should be sent to Jen O’Hare at newsletter@gval.org. Submit to our Newsletter, 1 week after the general meeting to be included in the next issue. If you have any feedback, please don’t hesitate to email Jen. Thanks for reading!

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