Help us to congratulate our May Artist of the Month: Jacqui Price. She brought a drawing titled “Palm Tree with Tiki” to share with the group. We are taking the summer off from our monthly meetings but the Artist of the Month will return in the fall.
Join us for a presentation by Karl Milbauer on Thursday, September 3. Karl volunteers at the Desert Botanical Garden and he will talk about their art classes. He is also an accomplished artist and will bring some Chinese paintings. He recently attended Chinese classes offered at Shemer and Phoenix College. General membership meeting: Thursday, Septemebr […]
Bring Out Your Best We are celebrating our creativity as artists so bring one of your favorite pieces to share with the group. Or you can also bring a favorite piece by another artist. Share your vision and yourself with the GVAL. We will also have a make-your-own banana split bar, music, a round of […]
On March 21, 2009, Sandra Neumann Wilderman was awarded a first place ribbon and cash prize at the 2009 “Art at the Red House” Art Festival, on the grounds of the Petersen House Museum in Tempe.
Help us to congratulate our April Artist of the Month: Jean Smith. She brought a beautiful abstract drawing to share with the group. If you’d like to be featured as artist of the month, bring a new (in the last two years), original, finished and framed work of art to the May meeting. A cash […]
Join us for our first Artist Challenge: Grappling with Grays. Jean Smith presents this challenge and will offer some ideas on dealing with this common artist’s predicament. Come join us for this fun meeting! Anyone who is interested should bring their favorite medium and be ready to create something new. This is a group effort […]
Help us to congratulate our first Artist of the Month: Bruce Reade. Bruce has worked as a commercial artist for more than 20 years—you’ve probably seen his work in the Yellow Pages without even knowing it. Recently, he decided to focus on building his fine art career full-time. He works in a variety of mediums […]
A quick note to thank our forty exhibiting artists for their hard work and participation, bringing in nearly 100 entries! Thanks as well to ALL the many sponsors including the Town of Gilbert and The Gilbert Historical Museum. The show ran Saturday, November 8 though Saturday, November 22, at the Gilbert Historical Museum. Awards were […]
Best in Show James E. Wilson “Doc Dinon” Peoples Choice Deborah L. Piasecki “Native Arizona” (more…)
An artist demonstration is a powerful selling tool that helps to pull observers in your art. Here is a sample outline for an artist demonstration: (more…)