April 26, 2017 General Meeting and Notes
- Category: Board Meeting Notes
- Published: Sat. May 6, 2017
General meeting was called to order by President, Linda Bernett.
Held at Valentinos, 108th and L St., Wednesday April 26th, 2017
Treasurers report of $4,965.65 by Jo Anne Nielsen.
ANAC: Jo Anne Nielsen reported the convention, "York in the Road; Art in the Air," will be held June 7-10 in York, NE. ANAC newsletter is out and attendees should get their reservations in now. See newsletter for pick up and return information.
Art Shows: Sharon Clawson reported our next art show " Fusion of Artistic Minds", will be held at Hot Shops with registration Tuesday, May 2 from 11-1:00 p.m. Reception Sunday, May 7 from 2-4:00 pm and take down Sunday, May 28 from 2-4. Bob Bosco is the judge. Fall show will be at La Casa, with registration Monday Sept 18th, 11-1pm, showing thru October.
Community Art Bridge: Linda Bernett reported April lesson was Funky Faces with Lourdes O'Leary and 46 students. May is our last lesson for the school year, doing scratch art lead by Carol Coppi.
Courtesy: Two welcome cards sent. See newsletter
Fun Shop: April Fun Shop "Wonderland Paper Flowers & Feathers" taught by Nicolle Battalle with 33 in attendance. May will be with Rachel Mindrup teaching portraits in charcoal.
Host: May's meeting-Charlie's on the Lake. June's meeting to be at Patti Kounkel's home – Saturday June 17th, pot luck lunch. Eleven O'clock board meeting and luncheon at noon. With installation of officers.
Membership: Susan Stevens advised has updated the web site. Renewal online should be much easier. Reminder to renew before July 1st in order to be included in the roster.
Newsletter: Linda Guynn's deadline is the Friday after our meeting.
Programs: Katie Johnson introduced our April program with nationally acclaimed Nebraskan artist, Susan Hart – "It's Never Too Late!" May will be Kristine Brickenhoff with Batiks.
Web Admin. Susan Stevens advised updated.
President: By-Laws were reviewed and changes made will be published in next newsletter and will be approved at the next meeting (May). New publicity chairman needed and also an "assistant" program chair.
Unfinished/or New Business: Mary LaVigne, Genie Schaefer Scholarship winner advised group on her intended workshop with Carolyn Holman, doing watercolor. Susan Stevens, winner of the AOI Scholarship advised taking water color class in North Carolina, and will do a Fun Shop in February 2018 to share what she learned.
Motion to adjourn – Carol McCall
Second motion – Carol Coppi