October Membership Meeting

Join GVAL for a presentation by Dustin Van Wechel on Thursday, October 1 at 7:00 p.m. In February of 2002, Dustin left a successful 8-year career in the advertising industry to pursue his true passion, fine art, full-time. Since then, he has won numerous awards including the prestigious 2004 Wyoming Conservation Stamp Art Competition, the […]

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Constitution Week Art Contest

One of our members, Jean Smith, is coordinating the Constitution Week Art Contest which has been expanded to include adult entries this year. All artwork must be submitted by September 14, 2009 and must reflect this year’s theme, “Which Right is Right for You?” built around the Bill of Rights. The artwork will be displayed […]

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Charcoal Workshops by Michelle

Michelle Cornelius is teaching Charcoal Drawing Workshops at Art on Boston. In her classes, you will learn drawing basics, composition, techniques for accurate drawings, and how to transfer drawings to more permanent support. We will draw a still life in class and transfer it to archival drawing paper. The next workshop is on Friday, August […]

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Art on Boston Adds Corporate Art Service

One of our community partners, Art on Boston Gallery in downtown Chandler has just announced an exciting new service for artists. They are now offering corporate art consulting—this service, managed by Sandra Wilderman, works to bring the art and business communities together by assisting individuals and companies to acquire and install art in their offices. […]

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Chairperson’s Summer Recap

Greetings All! If you didn’t make it out to the Ice Cream Sundae Social last evening, you missed out! We had a great time with a mini art show, ice cream, Pictionary, and prizes! Maybe we’ll see you there next time? Over the summer, the board would like you to think about what you would […]

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September Membership Meeting

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 […]

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Summer social on Friday, June 5

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 […]

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April artist of the month

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 […]

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