Members Information

VAL Essentials

  1. Enter Member exhibits (See drop off dates and the schedule to sit).
  2. Volunteer monthly as docent at the MCL Grand Theater.
  3. Check your inbox regularly for important VAL announcements.
  4. Attend monthly meetings (Held the 2st Tuesday of each month at 7pm).
  5. Bring artwork to meetings for the mini-competition, “Asel Awards”.
  6. Contact Brandi admin at or Elaine at for your user name and set up your own password to log onto the VAL website.
  7. Consider teaching workshops or classes.
  8. Collaborate with other member artists and explore new mediums.
  9. Support VAL fund raising and music events.
  10. Display your artwork in the heart of Old Town – participate in City events such as Western Days, Art Festival, and Holiday at the Hall. 
  11. Donate 10% of proceeds from artwork sold at VAL events and exhibits.
  12. Serve on Committees and the Board.
  13. Look for ways to volunteer to help within VAL as needed.
  14. Support Acoustic Fridays at the Art Gallery.

 What VAL Members Need To Know:

Volunteer Staff
2017 – 2018

  • Member Meetings Speakers: Jackie Haugen
  • Mini-Art Competition: Alfredo Santesteban
  • Shows/Events : Dulce Ruqué
  • Off-Site Exhibits: Darla Bostic, R’Lene Winters
  • Exhibit Reception Coordinator: Kathy Maybury
  • Membership: Lisa Chinttenden
  • Graphic Design/Printing: Mary Carradine/Joyce Landry
  • Publicity: R’Lene Winters
  • Community Outreach: NEEDED
  • GLAA news Submissions: Elaine Nienkamp
  • Viewpoints Newsletter Editor: Diane Wright
  • GLAA Representative: Christi Martin
  • Outside Workshops: Lorraine Hayes
  • Free Adult Workshops: Paula Haynes
  • Furniture: Dave McRedmond
  • Website: Dulce Ruqué
  • Web Support: Raymund H. “Brandi” Evora;