The Plainfield Art League would like to invite you to our February meeting and Open to the public One Night Member Art Show on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 7pm to 8:45pm at American House Cedarlake-AHC.
This months demonstration is Show and Tell. Bring in your best art for show and tell. Explain why you love it and how you did it. Also bring in any specific problem you are having and or your most troubling piece of art to receive explanation and support. Plainfield Art League has many experienced members that have expertise in oil, water color, acrylic, and other painting techniques as well as expertise in photography techniques and printing. So please bring in your artwork and discuss it with us.
And Don't forget to browse the artwork in The One Night Members Art Show!
Meeting and The One Night Member Art Show is free to the public!
Please come early to ensure you get a seat. Light refreshments will be provided. Plainfield Art League's demonstrations are free and open to the public. The meeting will be at American House Cedarlake-AHC which is located at 14800 S. Van Dyke Rd., Plainfield IL 60544. The facility is handicapped accessible, so don't let that stop you from joining the group in a fun and interesting night. For more information, please visit us at www.plainfieldartleague.org or send us an email to email@example.com.
- This is a free reception and show open to the public -
Artwork on Exhibit December 6, 2018 - January 9, 2019 Reception and Awards January 9, 2019 7 pm. -8:45 pm.
This is the premiere event for PAL members and area high school students. The public is invited to celebrate and view the Plainfield Art League and Area High School art.
January 9th - Best Of the Best (BoB) Awards Reception at Jon Balke Gallery (JBG) From this show, the top Seven members artwork will be advancing to the Alliance of Fine Art (AFA) BoB exhibit. There, members of twelve area art leagues will compete for Best of Show... awards. Artworks exhibited in this show may also be for sale. This art show will be at the Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 31st St., Oak Brook, IL on March 13, 2019- April 29, 2019. Reception and Awards will be presented April 4, 2019 6pm-8pm.
The student exhibit is from four area high schools. Members will choose the best from each school. Of these four student winners, the top two students will advance to the Alliance of Fine Art (AFA) BoB exhibit. There, students of twelve area art leagues will compete for two Best of Show $500 and two $250 scholarship awards. This art show will be at the Naperville Art League, 508 North Center St., Naperville, IL on March 5th-9th 2019. Reception and Awards will be presented March 9, 2019 1pm-2pm.
Please come early to to celebrate the arts. Light refreshments will be provided. Plainfield Art League's demonstrations are free and open to the public. Note location change. This meeting is not at our typical meeting location. The meeting will be at Jon Balke Gallery which is located at Dist 202 Admin Bldg, 15732 South Howard Street, Plainfield, IL.. The facility is handicapped accessible, so don't let that stop you from joining the group in a fun and interesting night. For more information, please visit us at www.plainfieldartleague.org or send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local artist, Melanie ORorke won the Best of Show ribbon at the Plainfield Art Leagues, December, One Night Show, held at American House Cedarlake. Melanie won the award for her Mixed Media titled "Broken Pottery". Judge Melissa Lane comments were: "What a wonderful piece of art. Artwork definitely draws you in to show you what it could be. So many patterns, but yet great composition. Love all the colors represented...love the gray scale as well! Well done! Love it!" Congratulations!
The Plainfield Art League meets and hold its' demos on the first Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm to 8:45pm. The meetings are held at American House Cedarlake located at 14804 S. Van Dyke Road, Plainfield. This facility is handicapped accessible. For more information, please visit us at www.plainfieldartleague.org.
Melanie ORorke is presented Best of Show ribbon for her artwork titled "Broken Pottery" at PAL's December 2018 One Night Show