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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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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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Summer 2010 Artist Challenge: Creative Use of Light and Shadow

Don’t forget to work on your piece for the Summer 2010 Artist Challenge. The them this summer is the creative use of light and shadow. Ideas to Spur Creativity Light direction: backlighting, underlighting — scary Time of day: long shadows in morning and later afternoon Color of shadow: blue, complement, darker shade of local color […]

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