The GVAL Board is excited to bring you monthly online presentations until we can safely meet in person.  Instructions will be sent to you via email in advance of the meetings.    

September (Beginning of GVAL year):

Although we will not be meeting in September,  art is happening!


Future GVAL Mural Opportunity.  Join us for this wonderful project! 

GVAL members have an opportunity to work as a team to design and paint a large mural in a beautiful sanctuary garden space.  Click HERE for the Call to Members.  Your design ideas are being accepted now!



Our Summer Challenge with the theme “How it Feels to be Alive” will be voted on and the winner will become the September Artist of the Month.  September 1st is the deadline to have your entries in.  Send jpegs with your Name and the Title of your artwork to 


**Note: Your GVAL Membership fee is due on September 1st.  You can fill out your annual membership form and pay HERE


October 1st – Online Presenter: Jane Bradley-Wine 


Jane will be presenting a demonstration that will be of tremendous value to us all.  She will be showing us how she uses Photoshop to design her paintings, especially backgrounds and commissions.  Click on the above link to see Jane’s beautiful work!


Seventh Annual Members Art Show – Stay Tuned for Updates. The Call for Art will be sent to paid members soon.

Hosted by the Gallery at the Gilbert Historical Museum
10 S. Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296


November 5th – Online Presenter : Donna Branson  

Donna will be demonstrating her beautiful vibrant pastel painting.  Visit Donna’s website by clicking on the link above to see her amazing work!

We are staying in contact with HD South, where our Monthly Meetings are normally held.  Please check here for updates and watch for emails.  The GVAL Board and HD South will continue to make plans with safety as the first priority.