GEAG Calendar Of Events

Gateway East Artists Guild Art Sampler

This year the Gateway East Artists Guild is presenting their fall Sampler on Monday afternoons at the PSOP Auditorium.
We will again have five excellent artists presenting their creative mediums. All supplies will be provided for the piece that
you have fun creating and will take home at the end of the session.

Linda Rawson – Oct. 16th This class will teach a 5 x 7 watercolor of fall leaves displayed in an 8 x 10 fall color mat.
Sharon Campese - Oct. 23rd Learn this fabulous technique & have fun making either a large or several small needle
felted pumpkin, using wool roving & beautiful curls.
Christy MacMorran - Oct. 30th Explore acrylic painting through color mixing, brushwork, & composition while creating
a fun seascape
Darla Cavins – Nov. 6th Starting with Nat. Geographic Magazines altered with citra sol, we will add a layer of stencils,
then layers of watered down acrylics.
Next cut out a head from watercolor paper & do an acrylic pour, add words & cover with a clear sealer.
Terri Velasco – Nov. 13th Learn the basics and different techniques of jewerly making. You will have a variety of colored
beads to make a bracelet.

Dates: Mondays - Oct. 16th, 23rd & 30th and Nov. 6th and 13th Time: Afternoons - 1 to 3 PM
Location: PSOP Building, 201 N. Church St., Belleville, IL - in the Auditorium
Fee: $25 for 5 sessions - Maximum number of participants – 30
The postmarked deadline for registration – Oct. 2nd, 2017

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GEAG Presents - Marty Spears Watercolor Workshop
Join us for a 2-day watercolor workshop by well known artist Marty Spears.
Learn basic watercolor techniques including negative painting with positive results. 
All skill levels are welcome.
Date:   September 23 & 24, 2017 Time:  9 AM to 4 PM
Lunch from Noon to 1 PM, bring your own lunch
Location:   Rock Springs Nature Center 1432 E 3rd St.   O'Fallon, Il 62269
Supplies:   All supplies will be provided.
Workshop fee is refundable through 9/16. After 9/16
refund will only be issued if someone takes your place.
GEAG MEMBER PRICE $60.00
Non GEAG MEMBER PRICE $85.00
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GATEWAY TO ART” 2017 AWARDS

WILLIAM FROELICH BEST OF SHOW
Shelia Woodruff  TITLE:  “Tree of Dreams”
THE SHRINE DIRECTOR’S AWARD
ARTIST   David M. Cornell TITLE: “Handmaiden of the Lord” ARTIST  
JACK RICHESON AND CO. AWARD
ARTIST     Christina MacMorran TITLE:“Tesla”
JO ANN MURRAY AWARD
ARTIST    Ron Vivod TITLE: “Demise of the Slabs” 
MARY AND ROY KERCHNER MEMORIAL AWARD
ARTIST Nancy Beard  TITLE:  “The Blue Cup”  
PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD   
CHOSEN BY POPULAR VOTE OF THOSE ATTENDING
AWARDED AFTER SHOW CLOSES
ARTIST               TITLE                  
AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE
ARTIST   Susan Rogers  TITLE “Sunset on Rainy Day” 
ARTIST  Kathy Gomric TITLE “Serenity Palm”
ARTIST   Michael Anderson TITLE “Old Bridge”
ARTIST  Jan Musick TITLE “Bird Friends Pitcher”
ARTIST  Susan Kunz TITLE “Contradictions Converge: Gum Ball #3”
AWARDS OF MERIT
ARTIST Linda Rawson TITLE “Birch Spring”
ARTIST  Karen Romani TITLE “Poppyseed Heads”
ARTIST  Tatyana Robberts TITLE “ I Will Guard You Forever”
ARTIST  Karen Miller TITLE “Lets Take a Walk”
ARTIST   Carolyn Karasek  TITLE “The Seer”
AWARDS OF RECOGNITION
ARTIST   Kevin Brundage  TITLE “Pune Window”
ARTIST    Agatha Klym  TITLE “Butterfly on Zinnia”
ARTIST   Peggy Dehake TITLE “Button Tree”
ARTIST    Rosemary Steuer TITLE “Hansol”
ARTIST Suzanne Lowry TITLE “Wind Song”

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September 2017
6th
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: Yearly Auction to benefit the Guild
9th
Lon Brauer workshop
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23rd and 24th
GEAG Sponsored Workshop By Marty Spears from 9am to 4pm ar Rock Springs Nature Center
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GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is Billy Dame


October 2017
4th GEAG Membership Meeting Program: Greg Luttrell info about the "Art- O- Mat" vending machines around the country
16th GEAG ART SAMPLER Linda Rawson – This class will teach a 5 x 7 watercolor of fall leaves displayed in an 8 x 10 fall color mat.
23rd
GEAG ART SAMPLER Sharon Campese - Learn this fabulous technique & have fun making either a large or several small needle
felted pumpkin, using wool roving & beautiful curls.
30th
GEAG ART SAMPLER Christy MacMorran - Explore acrylic painting through color mixing, brushwork, & composition while creating
a fun seascape

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is Lois Holthaus


November 2017
1st
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: Susan London Ceramics
6th GEAG ART SAMPLER Darla Cavins Starting with Nat. Geographic Magazines altered with citra sol, we will add a layer of stencils,
then layers of watered down acrylics.
Next cut out a head from watercolor paper & do an acrylic pour, add words & cover with a clear sealer.
13th
GEAG ART SAMPLER Terri Velasco Learn the basics and different techniques of jewerly making. You will have a variety of colored
beads to make a bracelet.

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is Closed for POSP Display


December 2017
6
th GEAG Christmas Party and Art Competition  

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is Closed for POSP Display


Jan 2018
3rd
GEAG Membership Meeting: TBD
GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBD
Feb 2018
7th
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: TBA
GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP TBA
March 2018
7th
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: TBA

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBA
April 2018
4th
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: TBA

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBA


May 2018
3rd
GEAG Membership Meeting:
TBA

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBA


June 2018
6th
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: TBA

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBA


July 2018
11th
GEAG Membership Meeting Program: TBD

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBD

August 2018
1st
GEAG Membership meeting Program: TBD

GEAG Artist of the Month at the PSOP building is TBD



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