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November Presentation

Our November meeting is quickly approaching! In addition to our usual art critiques, announcements, and contests, artist Diane Kleiss will be our speaker. Diane is an encaustic, mixed media and sculpture artist who will be giving us a talk on her work with encaustics. For those of us that are unfamiliar with encaustics, these are […]

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May Membership Meeting

Though it’s our last meeting before summer, May 3 is jam packed. We will be making our final logo selection from the six finalists chosen at April’s meeting. In addition, we will have our annual election for the GVAL Board. If you want to be nominated for a position, email Diane Fales, dfales1@cox.net, with your […]

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March Membership Meeting

This month’s speaker is Jane Kelsey Mapel. She works as a narrative ceramic and figurative sculptor. She will discuss her recently finished year long collaborative project with a 2-D mixed media artist doing some assemblages. This show is opening at the end of February in Seattle at the Gallery 110. Her presentation will inspire all […]

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October Meeting

Join us for the October membership meeting on Thursday, October 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Gilbert Small Business Alliance office and help welcome renowned artist Elaine Coffee. Elaine is a figurative and portrait artist who teaches at the Scottsdale Artists School. Visit her website to learn more about Liz or see more of her […]

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September Meeting

Join us for the September membership meeting on Thursday, September 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the Gilbert Small Business Alliance office and help welcome renowned artist Liz Kenyon. Liz is a nationally published illustrator and has won over 20 awards for her illustrations, monoprints and soft pastel paintings. Visit her website to learn more about […]

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GVAL Art Vine August 2011 Newsletter

The Art Vine welcomes it’s new editor, George Lenz with his first edition for August 2011—click here to download the PDF. Any submissions should be sent to George at gemlenz@cox.net. All submissions should be sent within 1 week after the general meeting to be included in the next issue. If you have any feedback, please […]

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GVAL Art Vine May/June 2011 Newsletter

I hope you enjoyed the issue of the GVAL Art Vine last month. Here is the May/June 2011 Edition—click here to download the PDF. Karen Lockhart, our newsletter editor, had to resign and this is her last issue. If you would like to take over the GVAL newsletter, please contact the chairpersons Diane Fales dfales1@cox.net and […]

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May Meeting: Elections and Artist Challenge

Meeting Topic Join us for the May membership meeting on Thursday, May 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Gilbert Historical Museum. This month, the summer Artist Challenge returns. This year’s theme is “Layers.” Jean will make a short presentation on the topic followed by hands-on work time. Layers can mean many things: reworking or adding […]

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GVAL Art Vine April 2011 Newsletter

I hope you enjoyed the issue of the GVAL Art Vine last month. Here is the April 2011 Edition—click here to download the PDF. Any submissions should be sent to the editor, Karen Lockhart at gvalartvine@hotmail.com. All submissions should be sent within 1 week after the general meeting to be included in the April issue. […]

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