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VAL “Our Town” plein air workshop

December 10, 2011

10:00 am to 1:00 pm

The VAL “Our Town” plein air workshop will held this saturday, December 10 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm in the courtyard at The MCL Grand Arts Center. The MCL Grand is located at 100 North Charles Street between Main Street and Church Street in old town Lewisville.

This is a FREE workshop, offered to all VAL members.

  • The workshop will have an open format.
  • Artists walking around town and capturing their impressions of the historic old town Lewisville through sketches, photographs, etc.
  • Bring your own materials.
  • The Main Street and surrounding areas of this beautiful Texas town with the crisp fall morning light should offer interesting as well as challenging compositions for cityscapes.
  • VAL plen-air artist member, Murthy Mantha will be available through-out to the session to offer suggestions and advice.
  • The art work produced during this workshop will be displayed in a val member show at MCL Grand starting on January 7, 2012.
  • Please send an email to Murthy confirming your attendance to the workshop or for further details.
  • If you cannot make it on 12/10, it is perfectly acceptable to come any time between now and December 10, take picture or do sketches or painting on location.
  • These works including photographs will be eligible for “Our Town” plein air show on January 7th.
Posted under Events, Workshops on December 9, 2011 by Brandi  |   No Comments »
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VAL “Our Town” plein air group exhibition

January 7, 2012

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The January 7, 2011 VAL “Our Town” plein air group exhibition will be held in the Art Gallery at The MCL Grand Theater Complex.

While the main theme is plein air (work created out of doors); this show will include photographs, and drawing and paintings made in any media on location in Lewisville.

If you are not an outdoor painter, and prefer the comfort of your own studio, art work executed in studios is also acceptable as long as the theme is Lewsiville and is based on your own photographs or sketches.

Parking is available on either side of the building on Main or Church streets.

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Posted under Events, Exhibits on December 8, 2011 by Brandi  |   No Comments »
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Toyland Exhibit Drop-off

November 30, 2011

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Drop off for Toyland Exhibit is tomorrow. Wednesday, November 30, 2011. 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. MCL Grand, Classroom C. The theme of this show is: Art with a toy theme, Trucks, Dolls, Planes, Kites., etc.

Posted under Events on November 29, 2011 by Brandi  |   No Comments »
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Holiday At the Hall

December 1, 2011 7:00 pm to December 3, 2011 9:00 pm

Visual Art League of Lewiville / Medical Center of Lewisville “Grand Holiday At the Hall” — Santa’s Wonderland at the MCL Grand Theater Gallery. This will be a collaboration where VAL and the MCL will decorate for a one day affair.

Posted under Events on November 3, 2011 by Brandi  |   No Comments »
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Plein Air Group Painting

November 12, 2011 10:00 am to December 10, 2011 12:00 pm

Group painting of Old Town Lewisville will take place on November 12 and December 10, from 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon. The art works will be exhibited Jan 7 – Feb 18 at the MCL Grand Gallery.

Posted under Events on November 3, 2011 by Brandi  |   No Comments »