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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The 7th Annual Fine Art Show Winners

Our 7th Annual Fine Art Show was a great success. Thanks to all who participated and visited the exhibit. The awards ceremony was conducted on November 22 where our winners were announced.  Here is the list of winners. Don’t forget to check out the photos too. Best of Show: Shoes and Heels by Tanina Jackson […]

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You’re Invited to a Y-Art Sale

Josephine Lazarus and her husband, Max, are hosting a Y-Art Sale at their home on Saturday, November 14. They will be selling lots of fused glass, ceramics, drawings, and paintings that they have made over the years plus a smattering of yard sale items. The items will be in the side yard and inside the […]

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Pleine Aire Paint Out

To kick off the 7th Annual Fine Art Show, GVAL will be hosting a paint out on Saturday, November 14 starting at 9 AM. Bring your art supplies and join us on the East, front lawn of the Gilbert Historical Museum. You have many choices in subject matter: there are roses in bloom on the […]

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GVAL 7th Annual Fine Art Show Dates and Info

Join us for GVAL’s 7th Annual Fine Art Show Reception on Sunday November 22, 2009 at 2 pm. If you can’t make it to the opening ceremony and awards presentation, please stop by the show and view the exhibit.  The show runs from November 14, 2009 through December 5, 2009. Show location: The Gilbert Historical […]

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Recap: Great Chicken Paint Out

What a beautiful morning to paint chickens! We had a great time taking photos, visiting with one another and painting the chickens on Halloween morning. It was cool, crisp and delightful! There were four varieties of chickens to admire and inspire us. They were Ameraucana, White Leghorns, Plymouth Barred Rocks and Golden Sexlings. They were […]

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October Meeting Recap

We had a great time listening and talking to GVAL presenter Dustin Van Wechel during our October meeting. Dustin’s work has been exhibited all throughout the US, including one-man shows and major art exhibitions, and the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s Western Visions show in Jackson, Wyoming. He will be judging our Annual Art Show. […]

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