LVAG News May 16, 2023

Hello Members 

LVAG Board Meeting

The LVAG Board meets on the Fourth Tuesday of the month. The next meeting will be Tuesday May 23rd from 7-8:00pm

Special Guest speaker this meeting is Ashley Wheeler from the Madison County  Chamber of Commerce. we invite all members to attend.

Membership Dues

A quick reminder to please remit your membership dues if you have not done so yet. We have a great many events and activities being planned. It’s a great time to renew or get a friend to join. We welcome everyone.

6×6 show

This show is named the 6×6 Project and will feature Photos , Mixed Media, Paintings, drawings and anything else that will fit within the 6 x 6 format only. 

Members who have paid their dues, please stop by the Arts Center and pick up your 6×6 canvases for the Member show. 

Show Dates: July 27th – August 27th.

Pop Up Shows

There are opening spots for pop up shows for 1 to 3 artists.

The dates available are: June 29th – July 9th and July 13th – July 23rd

Demo’s and Workshops

There will be various Demo’s and workshops all during the month of July.

times and dates being finalized and will be announced to be soon.

Check the website for updates or call Sandy Fox (937-207-7400).

Wi Fi and Internet

The LVAG has added Internet access to its list of tools that are available to members. The access will enable a range of possibilities for the LVAG. Classes in digital art are the first to utilize the newest addition. Additional services are being discussed and implemented. 

Creative Recycling Show

8th Annual Community Art Show 

The Current show at the LVAG center is the “Creative Recycling” Show. Be sure to stop in before the show ends  and vote on your favorite entries, in both the Adult and Youth categories. The show runs until Sunday May 21st. Peoples’ Choice Awards Awards will be given out at Mr Peyton’s Show reception May 27th at 6:00 Don’t miss it!

REMINDER: If you have work displayed at the “Creative Recycling” show, please pick up your art on Sunday May 21st.

Digital Painting and Photography Show

Artworks by George Peyton

George’s show consists of an array of Photography and Digital art. Mr Peyton creates props and designs sets that the models utilize to better co-exist in his photographs and digital paintings. Come and see the artworks and some of the props he created for the photo sessions.

May 25 – June 25.

Reception May 27th 5 – 8pm

Snacks and beverages served. Live music.

Drawing Class with Ken Madden

Ages 17 and up

Starting with graphite and charcoal and evolving to additional mediums. 

$15 per class

Saturdays 10am – 12pm

May 20,27

June 3,10, 17 & 24

Students are required, to bring their own supplies

Email Ken to register and with any questions you have concerning the class

Digital Art Classes

LVAG will be offering classes in digital art. Your teacher is George Peyton. His artworks will be on display at our May – June show and his bio is listed on the website. Look for more information soon.

Questions should be directed to Mr Peyton.

Writers and Illustrators Meeting

The LVAG Writers and Illustrators group meets the second Friday of each month from 4 to 6 pm at the LVAG London Arts Center. 

This months writing and illustration prompts are: Music Box and dog

Create a Story of approximately 1000 words. Write in any stlye (poetry, prose) and any genre (Thriller, Sci Fi, Comedy, etc) or create an illustration using the prompts as inspiration. Come join us and share your works.

Next Meeting this Friday June 9th @ 4:00pm

Youth Classes

We offer youth education classes. 

Zart: Classes designed to increase the youth’s knowledge and enjoyment of art.

Home School Classes: Providing art education to supplement the home school student

Open Studio

The LVAG London Arts Center hosts Open Studio every Tuesday from 4 to 7 pm. Members and the public are welcome. Bring your current project or start a new project. A great time to work and mingle with other artists.

LVAG London Arts Center 

121 East First Street 

PO Box 362 London OH 43140