Monthly Meetings
The Delaware Valley Art League meets on the second Friday of the month from October to May (except the month of December). Meetings are held at PAOLI PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 225 South Valley Road, Paoli, PA 19301 (see map below) at 1:00 P.M. A demonstration or lecture, given by a professional artist or educator, follows a brief business meeting. The public is welcome to attend.

The Board of Directors meets at 10:00 A.M. prior to the general meeting.

Meeting Cancellation

In the event of cancellation, members will be notified by email (members without email addresses will be notified by telephone) no later than 8am day of meeting. Cancellation notice will also be posted on the website along with specific information regarding re-scheduling of cancelled meetings, workshop and jury process.




MONTHLY SCHEDULE FOR 2014-2015
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Oct. 10, 2014MEMBERSHIP MEETING

PROGRAM: Dorie Spector (oil) – Dori Spector graduated from Moore College of Art in Philadelphia with a BFA. After a career in advertising she studied painting with Harvey Dinnerstein, David Leffel, Burton Silverman, John Osborne, Nelson Shanks and Robert Liberace. She will lead a demonstration in oils.

JURY DATE: Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion - Winter Show – 2 entries per member.
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Oct. 17, 2014WORKSHOP: Dorie Spector - Oil – 9:30 A.M. to 3 P.M.

Nov. l, 2014Deliver work to Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion

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Nov. 14, 2014MEMBERSHIP MEETING

PROGRAM: David Lee (watercolor) – David is an award winning watercolor impressionist who paints landscapes and figures. His style is bold and spontaneous. David will lead a demonstration in watercolor. 

JURY DATE: Penn Med Radnor, Winter Show
 Penn Med Valley Forge, Winter Show – 2 entries per member
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Nov. 21, 2014WORKSHOP: David Lee – watercolor - 9:30 AM to 3 PM


DecemberNo meeting in December

Dec. 6, 2014Delivery Date for Penn Med Radnor-Winter Show

Dec. 13, 2014Delivery date for Penn Med Valley Forge, Winter Show


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Jan. 9, 2015MEMBERSHIP MEETING

PROGRAM: Stan Sperlak (pastel).  Stan Sperlak’s pastel paintings are colorful, personal journeys through beautiful South Jersey, Delaware and Maryland. He is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America, the Maryland Pastel Society, Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts in Millville, NJ and the Cape May County Art League. He will lead a demonstration in pastels.

JURY DATE: Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion – Spring Show – 2 entries allowed.
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Jan. 16, 2015WORKSHOP: Stan Sperlak – pastel – 9:30am – 3pm 


Feb. 7, 2015Deliver work to Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion

Feb. 7, 2015 Deliver work to Beaumont 9-11am

Feb. 8, 2015 Beaumont Reception 4-6pm

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Feb. 13, 2015MEMBERSHIP MEETING

PROGRAM: James McFarlane (watercolor). Jim McFarlane, nationally and internationally recognized artist and popular teacher is the current president and signature member of the American Watercolor Society. He is also a signature member of the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, the Philadelphia Watercolor Society and the National Society of Painters of Casein and acrylics. He will lead a demonstration in watercolor. 

JURY DAY: Penn Med Radnor, Spring Show  
Penn Med Valley Forge, Spring Show – 2 entries per member
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Feb. 20, 2015WORKSHOP: Jim McFarlane – Watercolor – 9:30am-3pm  

Mar. 7, 2014 Delivery work to Penn Med Radnor, Spring Show

Mar. 7, 2014 Deliver work to Penn Med Valley Forge, Spring Show


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Mar. 13, 2015MEMBERSHIP MEETING  

IT’S TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP!
DUES FOR THE 2015/16 SEASON WILL BE COLLECTED TODAY

PROGRAM: Earl Lehman (acrylic).  Earl Lehman is a 1978 magna cum laude graduate of Kutztown University and recipient of numerous awards throughout his career including the prestigious F. Lammot Belin Arts Scholarship. He has been a teaching artist with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Arts in Education Program for over 25 years. He will lead a demonstration in acrylic and collage.

JURY DATE: Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion - Summer Show – 2 entries 
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Mar. 14, 2015 Deliver work to Penn Med Valley Forge – Spring Show

Mar. 20, 2015WORKSHOP: Earl Lehman – Acrylic/collage – 9:30 AM to 3 PM  

April, 2015 Bus Trip (To be announced)

April 4, 2015Deliver work to Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion

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April 10, 2015MEMBERSHIP MEETING

IT’S TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP!
DUES FOR THE 2015/16 SEASON WILL BE COLLECTED TODAY

PROGRAM: Robert Stack (Gouache). Robert Rogers Stack grew up in Chadds Ford, PA in the Brandywine Valley, where he was inspired and encouraged to develop his talents by the people who made up that thriving art community. Robert earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Temple University’s Tyler School of Art. His media includes watercolor, gouache, egg tempera and oil. He will lead a demonstration in gouache.

JURY DAY: Penn Med Radnor, Summer Show
Penn Med Valley Forge, Summer Show 
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April 17, 2015 WORKSHOP:  Robert Stack – Gouache – 9:30 A.M. to 3 P.M.


May 3, 2014Delivery work to Penn Med Radnor, Summer Show

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May 15, 2015MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEON – 12 noon at the Waynesborough Country Club

THIS IS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO RENEW YOUR DUES FOR THE 2015/16 SEASON AND REMAIN THE DVAL DIRECTORY

PROGRAM: Jean Uhl Spicer (water media). Jean graduated from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia where she majored in illustration. Her work has been represented in National Competitions and has earned her seven signature memberships including the American Watercolor Society and the National Watercolor Society. Jean is listed in the Who’s Who in American Art. She will give a demonstration in water media.
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May 9, 2015 Delivery work to Penn Med Valley Forge, Summer Show.  

No workshops are scheduled for the month of May

June 1, 2015This is your last chance to pay your dues for the 2015/16 season and remain in the DVAL Directory