Hello DWAL members. I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter. Below is a list of things happening in the next several months.
Our next monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, May 8th at 6pm at the Cultural Arts Center. After a short business meeting we will have a 50% off sale on brushes, graphite pencils, palette knives, watercolor, oil and acrylic paints, books, etc. If you wish to look or purchase items beforehand, the Art League Room is open every Monday morning from 9am to 12pm.
The Art League will have three juried shows between now and January 2015.
1. The new Medical College - June and July.
2. Troy University, Dothan Campus August thru September
3. Local Art at the Wiregrass Museum of Art October thru December
At this time the actual specifics for the above shows are under discussion and members will be advise in the near future of the exact dates.
The shows at the Medical College and Troy University are open to members $30.00 and non-members $45.00.
THE LOCAL COLOR SHOW TO BE HELD AT THE WIREGRASS MUSEUM OF ART IS OPEN TO DWAL MEMBERS ONLY.
Applications for these shows will be on the DWAL web site: dothanwiregrassartleague.org.
If you have any questions please contact Tim Kulik 334 648-6100 or Cheryl Browning 792-3911 or 770 560-3361.
We encourage all of our members to get those brushes moving.
Cheryl Lindholm Browning - DWAL Secretary
God Bless America
Troy Expressions Art Exhibit Winnters
1st Place - Virginia Harper - Springtime
2nd Place - Tim Kulik - Rhombus Penrose Illusion
3rd Place - Ingrid McAlister- Cape Elizabeth
Honorable Mention - Joyce Galerneau - Tides Out
1st Place - Carolyn Barnette - White Sheep
2nd Place - Catherine Smith - Symphony of Trees
3rd Place - Susan Walker - Musicians
Honorable Mention - Beverly Rowe - Lighthouse Sunset
Honorable Mention - Cheryl Browning - Pretty Coy
1st Place - Arthur Saliba - Utah Rocks
2nd Place - Betty Hicks - Serenity
3rd Place - Rachel Kurihara - Jen One Point 3-4
Honorable Mention - Jessie Romero - Between Heaven & Hell
1st Place - Melinda Kellenberger - Dragon Fly
2nd Place - Don Stanton - Blind
3rd Place - Joe Lebrasseru - Marilyn
The reception and presentation of awards will be held on Sunday, April 6th from 2 to 4:30 pm at Troy University "Everett Hall". We ask the art league members to please bring their finger food around 1pm. PLEASE DO NOT BRING DIP.
Remember: Winners must be present to received their awards or advise DWAL who will be picking their award up for them.
Dothan Wiregrass Art League Presents “Expressions”
A Fine Arts Show and Sale
Troy University Dothan
April 1, 2014 - May 15, 2014
DWAL will be hosting a Spring Show at Troy University (Dothan Campus) in Sony Hall beginning Tuesday April 1, 2014 and ending May 15, 2014. Paintings need to be received on Friday March 28, 2014 between the hours of 10am to 2pm.
Entry Fee $30.00 for DWAL members and $45.00 for non-members. Cash awards will be given at the Reception on Sunday, April 6th, 2014 from 2pm to 4:30pm. Artist must be present to accept cash awards or advise DWAL who will be picking up their awards.
Entry Sizes: Largest size is either 36’ diagonal or horizontal. If submitting this size, individuals are allowed only one picture. For those individuals who wish to enter two (2) exhibits, the maximum size is 22x28 including the frame.
Catagories: Oil – Acyclic, Water Color – Charcoal, Pen & Ink, Photography and Mixed Medium
DWAL is not responsible for any damage to art work.
New DWAL Officers - 2013-2014
The new officers for the DWAL were installed at our last meeting:
Tim Kulik, President
Rand Christy, Vice-President
Sandra Faria, Treasurer
Cheryl Browning, Secretary
Jane Potts, Member at Large
All of us at the DWAL wish the new officers good fortune for the coming year and we want to thank them for their service.
Dothan Wiregrass Art League
The Dothan Wiregrass Art League is an organization of local artists who have banded together to promote art in the community. DWAL sponsors art shows, exhibits and workshops. Many of the artists teach weekly art classes to the community. For more information about classes, call 334-648-6100.