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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Hang Your Art at SW Regional Library

We are glad to announce that we now have contact information and instructions for artists who want to hang their art at SW Regional Library (at Greenfield and Guadalupe Roads in Gilbert). Elizabeth Cress-Sweet attended our January 2010 meeting. She told us a bit about show opportunities offered by the town of Gilbert and answered […]

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Mix It Up at the February Membership Meeting

Join us for a presentation by Deb Randall on Thursday, February 4. Deb is an active GVAL member who won second place in the mixed media category in the 2009 art show. Her artwork fuses a soft painting style with bits of text and newspaper clippings. The combination creates subtle textures and depth in her […]

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Upcoming Themed Shows at the SunDust Gallery

SunDust Gallery is located in downtown Mesa on Main west of Center. Ron Floyd, president of the East Valley Art Guild, and his family own the gallery. Their goal is to create an energetic art showcase for Arizona artists and to build art awareness in downtown Mesa. Every month the SunDust Gallery has a themed, juried […]

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GVAL Member Updates

GVAL’s Secretary/Treasurer Anita Morris has been accepted into a juried art exhibition. The “Favorite Shots” show opening will be from 6 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, December 15, at Todd Photographic, 2711 E. Indian School Rd., in Phoenix. Admission is free. The show will be on-going from Tuesday, December 15 through January 10, 2010. Her entries are […]

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January Membership Meeting

Please join us for our monthly meeting on Thursday, January 7th at 6:30 p.m.  Be sure to bring your art for a professional critique by fine art show judge, Dustin Van Wechel. This will be a great opportunity to gain some insight. Meeting location: The Gilbert Historical Museum, 10 S Gilbert Road Gilbert, AZ (SW […]

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GVAL Member Updates

Michelle Cornelius will be offering a soft pastel workshop through SunDust gallery in Mesa in January and February.  Go to http://www.sundustgallery.com to see details.  Class size is limited.  Confirm your place with payment of 45.00 by PayPal to Mozaic@mindspring.com or a check to Michelle at address: 224 West Smoke Tree Road, Gilbert, AZ  85233. Michelle […]

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Christmas Social

In lieu of a regular December meeting, GVAL held a Chistmas Social on December 3. We had a delicious Italian dinner and lots of door prices along with a white elephant gift exchange. Thanks to all who attended – we had a great time. The GVAL 2009 Christmas Social photos are below.

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