The Texas Bold Beauty Project

The Bold Beauty Project was started over a decade ago in Florida as a way to highlight women with disabilities and to celebrate their courage and beauty. A number of exhibits have taken place since then, including in Washington D.C. and in Philadelphia. Now the Wimberley Valley Art League is bringing it to Texas! Already, hard at work are many…

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General Meeting 10/8: Jenny Granberry for Golden

MONTHLY MEETINGS RETURN SEPTEMBER 10. October 8th, 6:30pm. Our program will feature Jenny Granberry who is a working artist and educational representative for Golden products. Join us to learn about the different types of pigments, how to extend your paint, manipulating it’s viscosity, and the textural effects you can get from gels and pastes. The program starts at 6:30 in…

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General Meeting 9/10

MONTHLY MEETINGS RETURN SEPTEMBER 10. The League’s summer vacation draws to a close on Monday, September 10 when our monthly meetings resume. A Switcheroo… Our own Jim McDonald will be teaching us techniques to make paintings pop and ways to paint more loosely. Jim is soon moving to Taos, so we get one more chance to benefit from his teachings….

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May Gen. Meeting with Jeffrey Dell

Artist’s Website:  http://jeffreydell.com Artist’s Statement: I have been thinking about what should be in the lecture. I’m going to talk less as an absolute authority and more as an artist who has encountered many of the glories and struggles of color. I will talk some about Joseph Albers and other influential colorists. I will also talk about things I have…

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May Gallery Show

WVAL Members Juried Exhibition May 16, 2018 Through July 17, 2018 Juror: Dennis Darling Educator/Photographer University of Texas, Austin Awards: Best in Show $200, Second Place $100, Third Place $50 Up to 6 honorable mentions are possible Calendar Tuesday, May 15– 8:00-11:00am – Deliver Entries to the Wimberley Community Center, 14070 RR 12, at the intersection of River Road.  No…

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JJ Priour Studio: April 9th

The WVAL meeting on April 9 will be at the studio of JJ Priour, the sculptor who won our River Monument competition. He will show us his studio and let us know how he makes his wonderful sculptures and what inspires him.  Works of his and those of his father, Damian, are on the grounds for our viewing enjoyment.  We…

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