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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

January 2020 Program

January 21, our regular 3rd Tuesday of the month program, will be at 7:00pm, Art Museum of Lafayette - Painting Travel Journals with Jerie Artz.

This will be a hands on program. Bring your art supplies of choice and a couple of  your vacation/travel photos that you would like to paint.  Post cards will be provided!


Here are the plans for the coming year.  Mark your calendars!
Wabash Valley Artist Society – Art Show & Meeting Dates
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2020 Exhibit Information & Dates:
More details to follow, mark the dates & start creating!
There are two juried shows coming up in 2020 – please mark your calendar now and start planning your work to submit!

Spring Member Juried Show – Art Museum of Greater Lafayette (Deadline for Member Dues 1/3/20): 
·         Show dates:  5/8/20 – 8/30/20
·         Online entry submission:  4/13/20
·         Delivery date:  4/27/20 (10a-6p)
·         E-mail notification:  4/29/20
·         Pick up non-juried work:  4/30 (12p-6p)
·         Reception  5/8/20 (6:30-8:30p)
·         Pick up:  8/31/20 (10a-6p)
·         MUST BE A MEMBER OF WVAS to participate – dues of $25 must be paid by 1/31/2020!
·         Dues are $25 – and $10 per entry ($10 per piece of art work entered – limit 2 entries)
·         Museum commission:  30%
·         Original work only
·         Not previously shown work at WVAS – work 2018 or later
·         Framed or gallery wrap – Wire hanging system
·         Limited to 28” wide, framed

·         Please send your dues ($25.00) to:
Wabash Valley Artists Society Inc.
P.O.  Box 2467
West Lafayette, IN 47996

·         Questions?  Show coordinators:
o    Diane Camberato
§  dcamberato@gmail or 765-490-2214
o    Becky Brody

TAF Juried Show – Tippecanoe Arts Federation, Lafayette: 
·         Show dates:  9/14 – 10/9/20
·         Delivery date:  9/10/20
·         Reception date:  9/18/20 (during the Gallery Walk) 6-9pm
·         Pick up:  10/10/20
2020 Program Dates:
Program planning has started for 2020, save the dates:
Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday at the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, 7pm (unless otherwise indicated)
January 21, 2020:
·         Program:  Art Journaling led by Jerie Artz
·         More details available soon – reserve the date

February 18, 2020:
·         Program:  Handmade brushes led by Gail Johnston
·         More details will be sent soon – Save the date!

March 17, 2020:
·         Program:  Critique Program
·         This program in preparation for the upcoming spring Juried Member Show

April 21, 2020:
·         Program:  Demo of painting on furniture by LaDonna Vohar
·         LaDonna will show techniques and furniture she has painted

Special Programs/Events:
Watercolor, Wine & Wonder (Tentative Date) April 16
Garage Sale (at Lanni’s House) April 25

Saturday, October 26, 2019

3rd Watercolor, Wine and Wonder is in the books!

We had a great Watercolor, Wine and Wonder Thursday evening at Coyote Crossing Country Club, Lafayette , Indiana with participants leaving asking when we would do this again!  We'll let you know.  Here are the sunny sunflowers created as unique as the artists themselves!

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Event! Playing with Pottery!

SPECIAL November Program – 11/9/2019:
Play with Pottery 1-4pm
Come out for a fun afternoon on a SATURDAY (11/9) and play with pottery at the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Pottery instructor, Penny Kilner, will lead this workshop and allow you time to play in clay and you’ll create several items to pick up later – after they are glazed and fired.
Program details:
  • Saturday November 9th, 2019 1-4pm @ the Art Museum Pottery Studio
  • Room only for only12 people in this special session – REGISTER SOON!
  • $15 per person for supplies – bring your cash or check with you to class
  • You may bring snacks and drinks to share with the class
  • Each participant will have enough clay to create 3-5 small trays/butter dishes
  • Choose glaze combos and we will glaze and fire the pieces for them.
  • Your handmade items will be ready for pick up on November 23, 2019.

RSVP to Rachel Lattimore by Thursday November 7th at or by phone: 217-402-5067

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Golden Paints Program

Golden Representative Sandra Bacon will demo golden products at the October 15th meeting, 7:00 - 8:30pm, at the Greater Lafayette Art Museum.  Come and see what new products are out and how to use them.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Watercolor, Wine and Wonder Evening

Watercolor, Wine and Wonder is coming up in 25 days. Click on the Coyote Crossing Country Club web site to sign up - invite your friends for a fun evening of appetizers, wine and wonderful painting. We will paint sunflowers! No previous paiting experience necessary, all supplies provided.  Click here for your virtual ticket.