Summer Artist Challenge: May Membership Meeting

Join us for a our second Artist Challenge: Creative Uses for Lighting and Shadow on Thursday, May 6. Jean Turner-Smith is preparing a demonstration showing how light defines forms. She will discuss the best times to paint, early morning or afternoon when shadows are long, and why.  She will have spot lights set up so […]

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Fine Art Reproduction: April Membership Meeting

Join us for a presentation by Image Craft on Thursday, April 1. We will be joined by several members of their sales team who will discuss how to prepare your art for reproduction, the options available for output, and artist copyright. Image Craft is a full service printing and reproduction house that can put “Any […]

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Diane Fales Accepted into Two Shows

Diane Fales, the new GVAL Artist Coordinator, has been accepted into two upcoming shows. She was accepted in the Shemer Art Center show “Alive” running in March. Diane is in good company. Two other GVAL members were also accepted, Susan Osuch and Jacqueline Price. Support their success by attending the reception on March 16 from […]

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Dustin Van Wechel Workshop

Oil Painting Workshop March 19 to 21, 2010 Fantastic news for GVAL—Dustin Van Wechel will be teaching a workshop for our club in March! You can view Dustin’s work on his website. He was the judge for the 2009 GVAL show in November. Agenda Friday, March 19 from 7 to 9 PM for demo and […]

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Member Success Stories: Jacqueline Price and Sue Osuch

Two GVAL members, Susan Osuch and Jacqueline Price, had artwork accepted into the upcoming, juried art show “Alive” at the Shemer Art Center. Alive runs from March 10 to April 28, 2010 with a reception on March 16 from 7 to 9 PM. Dr. Earl Linderman, Professor of Art at ASU, juried the show. Help […]

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Member Success

Member Jacqueline Price has some great news to share with us. One of her pieces was accepted in the Shemer Art Center’s “Alive” show.  “Alive” is running from March 10 through April 28. Professor of Art at ASU, Dr. Earl Linderman was the juror for the show. Don’t miss the artist’s reception on March 16 […]

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Pastel Workshop

Michelle Cornelius is teaching a soft pastel workshop on Sunday, February 21, 2010 at SunDust Gallery in Mesa. The workshop is $45 and the fee includes all necessary supplies to complete your project. A list of supplies used in the workshop will be available for the artist/student to take home and refer to as they […]

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Workshop with Dustin Van Wechel

GVAL is sponsoring an oil workshop with Dustin Van Wechel!!! There is a maximum of 15 students and minimum of 8 students for this. Dustin is offering a fantastic deal for our club.  100.00 each student for basically, a 3 day seminar.  The student will pay the fee for the class.  GVAL will secure the […]

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