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ART LOVER'S SPECIAL
Big News at the Palette Art League!!!

Studio Space Available:
Inside the Palette Art League Gallery, we have two art studios available for rent. What better place could there be to get away from it all, relax and create your Art, surrounded by the art of so many other fine artists in the area.

If you are tired of trying to make room for your art in your home.
If you are tired of constant interruptions at home while trying to work, it is time to treat yourself to your own art studio space.

These two spots won't last long!
Please make inquiries to Dana Johnson 870-656-2057.

New Summer Hours: The Palette Art League would like to announce new summer hours. Beginning June 1st the Palette Art League Fine Art Gallery offer new business hours, Wednesday thru Saturday 12 noon to 6 p.m.. The new business hours are being offered to better accommodate working people and summer travel.


It is time to renew your membership in the Palette Art League. If you would like to renew online, using any major credit card, click here or visit:

http://paletteartleague.org/shop/viewcategory.php?groupid=6

If you prefer to pay using a check:
Please make your check paypable to The Palette Art League. Below are membership levels:

* Active member: Creative artists who are active participants or supportive persons that attend meetings regularly. Offer input and assistance with fund raisers and projects. Annual dues of $25.00, (and spouse $35.00). This membership includes the opportunity to rent gallery facility and receive a 10% discount in gallery gift shop. Requires member to volunteer one day a month. $25.00/$35.00

* Associate member: Associate members: creative artists or persons interested in furthering the cultural activities of the community, but who do not regularly attend meetings. A member that is available on occasion to assist with projects when called upon. $30.00

* A Friend of P.A.L.'s: A friend of P.A.L.'s; A donation of $100.00 of support will receive monthly newsletter, invitation to special member only Events and gift shop discounts. $100.00

* A Patron of P.A.L.'s: A donation of $500.00 of support will receive a monthly newsletter, invitation to special member only events and gift shop discounts. $500.00

* A Benefactor of P.A.L.'s: A donation of $1000.00 of support will receive a monthly newsletter, invitation to special member only events, copy of Art and Artisan of the Ozarks book and recognition on gallery "Wall of Honor." $1000.00

* A Corporate Sponsor: A donation of $5000.00 of support will receive a monthly newsletter, an invitation to special member only events and special exhibit preview, copy of Art and Artisans of the Ozarks book and recognition on gallery "Wall of Honor". $5000.00

If you are paying by check, please mail your check to:
Palette Art League
300 Hwy 62 West,
Yellville, Arkansas 72687

If you would like to download a membership form, Click here or visit:

Visit the Gallery
Our normal business hours are Monday - Friday 10 am - 4 pm & Saturday 10 am - noon. For more information or to schedule a private visit, call Dana Johnson at (870)-656-2057.


2nd Friday Meet the Artists at P.A.L.'s Fine Art Gallery
The Palette Art League would like to extend an invitation to a reception to "meet the artist" scheduled for second Friday of the month from 4:00 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The Palette Art League is a non-profit 501-C3 organization.

Monthly Meeting of the Palette Art League is held on the second Friday of each month at 3:00 pm at the Gallery at 300 highway 62 W, Yellville, AR 72687. We are always eager to meet you and to invite you to become a member and a volunteer whether you are an artist or not.

Mark your calendars for Upcoming Events
and visit this page often for updates!
January - Join us for the Fundamentals of Pen and Ink on Monday, January 25, 2016 Learn how to have a fun watercolor and melted wax as a resist. The workshop will begin 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. A break for lunch at noon.

Students will be taught the basics of pen and ink drawing. Instruction will include horizontal lines, parallel lines, scribbles, and loops, curves and rounded corners, stippling, crosshatching, parallel crosshatching, and different pressures to transform a pencil drawing into a pen & ink painting. Students will practice the four values to create volume - light or highlight, medium, reflected light and dark cast shadow.

Instructor Dorothy Anderson has been interested in all mediums of art for most of her life. She has taught pen & ink, wood carving, wood burning, and needlepoint at North Arkansas College, in Harrison, community education classes, for the last several years. Anderson is a member of the Palette Art League and Ozark Regional Arts Council.

Cost of Pen and Ink Fundamental workshop is $45.00 and which includes materials. Pre-registration is required. For additional information call 870-656-2057 or visit the Pal’s Fine Art Gallery located at 300 Hwy 62W, Yellville, Ar. 72687. All proceeds support the community project of the Pals Fine Art Gallery a non-profit organization.


Call to Artists Watercolor and ink Spontaneity

The Palette Art League would like to extend an invitation to the community to participate in a workshop in Watercolor and Ink “Spontaneity” on January 30th, Saturday from 10 - 4 pm. The workshop is designed for all levels of abilities.

Discover great painting tips & tricks from expert artist, Dana Johnson. Learn how to watercolor in a whole new way with of painting with a new freedom and feeling of spontaneity. This watercolor painting class is great for beginner watercolorists and more advanced artists alike.

You’ll want to paint with more freedom & spontaneity

You’ll love painting with watercolors & mixed media

You're searching for new watercolor inspiration & ideas

You’ll learn tricks & techniques for your watercolor paintings

You’ll learn how to start new watercolor pieces quickly & easily.

Cost of the workshop is $65.00. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Each student will receive a complementary micron permanent ink pen. Additional supply list will be available upon registration.

Dana Johnson, a native Texan, finds her source of inspiration in the Ozark Mountains and the experiences she has when meeting the interesting people that live in the area. Johnson works with multiple mediums, allowing subject matter to dictate whether it will be oil, pastels, acrylic or watercolor.

“I want my students to see by working with the negative space and see color by understanding values,” says Johnson. Johnson offers private art classes for all ages and levels of abilities in her studio. She teaches additional adult classes through North Arkansas Community College, continuing Education, in Harrison, Arkansas and offers workshops throughout Arkansas and Missouri.

Johnson describes herself as “self-taught” but has some formal training. She was also mentored by artist and teacher, Jo Rowell. Currently, Johnson is the President of the Palette Art League and Area Art Club and White River Artists. She also is member of the Mid-Southern Watercolors, Arkansas Pastel Society, The Art Odyssey studio tour and Ozark Regional Arts Council.

Johnson’s artwork is featured in numerous galleries and private collections in the United States and European countries and included in “Art with a Heart Animal Publications”, “Art and Artisans of the Ozarks, Vol 1 and 2, and contributor to the Sunny Dale Knoll, children’s book series. Dana has received the cherished Grumbacher Gold Medallion, numerous times for her Pastels artwork and Best of Show and other top awards in competitions.

Her artwork is available for purchase online at www.paletteartleague.org and www.danajohnsonsart.com or at her gallery.

For additional information contact the Pal’s Fine Art Gallery, 300 Hwy 62W, Yellville, Ar or call 870 656 2057, all proceeds support community projects of the Pal’s Fine Art Gallery.



May, 4 - 7, Get ready for this years Plein Air on the White River 2016 Competition. Click here for all the details or to print off your entry form today!

April - The Palette Art League is now offering workshops for the following:
China Painting
Oils/Acrylic
Pen & ink
Drawing
Beginner Quilting
Woodcarving
Woodburning
Sign-up Now! workshops begin as we fill each workshop with a minimum of 5 participants. Why not get your friends and family together to learn a new skill in your own workshop! Sign-up forms are available right here on our website (Click Here to print yours today) or at the gallery during normal business hours.

March 1st- Call to Artists! 1st Annual Poster Competition Celebrating the 15th Annual Cotter Trout Festival. Click here
for all the details!
Call to: All Young Artists:

The Palette Art League would like to extend an invitation to all young artists in the area to participate in the "2016 Young Artists of the Ozarks Competition." The competition is open to children grades 5 through 12.

Registration
Monday, May 09 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Exhibit
Tue-Thur, May 10 - 13 - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Exhibit & Reception(5pm)
Friday, May 13 - 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Awards Ceremony & Reception:
Friday, May 13, (5:00PM)

The Palette Art League is looking forward to seeing the "young artists" of the Ozarks.

Click here for an entry form today or click on this direct link! http://paletteartleague.org/files/Download/ENTRY FORM Young Artist 2016.pdf

For additional information and an entry form click here or visit the P.A.L.'s Fine Art Gallery during regular business hours Tuesday thru Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The gallery is located at 300 Hwy 62 W. Yellville, AR or call 870-656-2057 for additional information. (a 501-3c organization).
Get Ready for this Year's Amazing 71st Annual Turkey Trot Art Show - Come and Join in the Fun!


Who: Palette Art League proudly sponsors this event
What: 71h Annual Turkey Trot Festival Art Show
Where: P.A.L.’s Fine At Gallery, 300 Hwy 62W, and Yellville, AR 72687
When: October 06 thru October 30, 2016

Entry Forms can be downloaded by clicking here. If you would rather print them directly from our website, click here.


Cash Awards and Ribbons for each division. The show will be opened to all two-dimensional works in any media. This year‘s show will include, Professional, Adult , Senior High School, Junior High School, Elementary, “Wild Turkey Division.”

Schedule of Events:

1:00 p.m.to 5:00 p.m. October 05,(Wednesday), Entries accepted at the P.A.L’s Gallery

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. October 07, (Friday), Judging of the Art Show

12:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. October 07, (Friday), Show is Open to Public

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. October, 08, (Saturday), Show is Open to Public

12:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Artwork will be on exhibit for remainder of October at The P.A.L.’s Fine Art Gallery for a “Special Exhibit” for the remainder of October 1:00 p.m.to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday thru Friday.

The Palette Art League meets each month on the second Friday, at 3:00 p.m. at The P.A.L.’s Fine Art Gallery located at 300 Hwy 62 West, Yellville, AR 72687. Visitors are always welcome, for more information call 870-656-2057 or info@paletteartleague.org or www.paletteartleague.org. The Palette Art League is a 501-c3 non-profit organization and depends on donations for support.


Registration for "Kid Art Camp" begins at the P.A.L's Fine Art Gallery


FREE "Kid Art Camp" is being offered for children grades one through six. The program will involve parents and community members in this program, inviting them to participate as volunteers in diverse activities. The participants will be required to think creatively, work in groups or individually and increase their problem solving.

Registration forms are available at the Marion County library, area banks and the P.A.L's Fine Art Gallery located at 300 Hwy 62w, Yellville, AR., during regular business hours or at www.paletteartleague.org.

The "Kid Art Camp" is offered at no charge to the participants.

Camp will be scheduled for June 16 and 18 and June 23-25. Participants must submit a pre-registration form by June 1st, space and supplies are limited so pre-registration is needed.

The success of the program will be measured by the involvement of the community and the products produced by the children during "Kid Art Camp". The Palette Art League is a non-profit 501-c3 organization. Donations to the Palette Art League are tax deductible. For additional information and application contact the Palette Art League "Kid Art Camp", at 300 Hwy 62W,Yellville, Arkansas or contact Dana Johnson 870-656-2057, or email at info@paletteartleague.org.

You can print off the registration form below OR CLICK HERE to download one now! See you at the camp this summer!

The 47th Annual Area Art Club Art Show

The Area Art Club Art would like to extend an invitation to the community to the 47th Annual Area Art Club Art Show. The Art Show will be held at the Mountain Home High School Cafeteria in conjunction with the Red White and Blue Celebration. The show will open to the public on Friday, June 24, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday, June 25, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with an award presentation at 3:00 p.m. During the show visitors will be able to participate in drawings for artwork donated by numerous local artists with proceeds supporting the scholarship fund. Visitors will select their favorite painting by popular vote. A reception will be hosted during this time for the artists and visitors at no charge. All ages are welcome. This a great opportunity to purchase original artwork from local artists.

For additional information feel free to contact Marty Mace at 870-481-5668, or Dana Johnson at 870-656-2057, or email areaartclub@gmail.com. The Area Art Club meets the second Thursday each month at 1:00 pm at the Douglas Reynolds Library in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Visitors are always welcome and information on how to become a supporting member is available at this time. The Area Art Club is a 501-c3 non-profit organization

Call for The 47th Annual Area Art Club Art Show

Area Art Club will host their 47h Art Show, June 24 and 25 at the Mountain Home High School Cafeteria in conjunction with 2016 RED WHITE BLUE Celebration. The Area Art Club would like to extend an invitation to the area artists, age sixteen and older to participate in the event by registering on Thursday, June 23rd from 11:00 to 3:00 pm at the Mountain Home High School. The entry fee for this year's competition is $8:00 for members and $11.00 for non-members. Awards will be given in each division along with several special awards, Best of Show and People's Choice.

Entries must have been completed within the last 3 years and has not been shown in any previous Area Art Club Shows. Only two dimensional artwork will be accepted and must be original. Divisions will include Pastel, Watercolor media, Acrylic, Oil, Mixed Media/Collage, Graphics/Drawing and Photography. Size of artwork may not exceed 36w x 48h. All work must be framed with wire hangers, no sawtooth hangers or poster frames will be accepted. Gallery wraps are allowed with proper hangers.

The 47th Annual Area Art Club Art Show will open Friday, June 24, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. for the public and on Saturday, June 25, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with an award presentation at 3:00 p.m. A reception will be hosted during this time for the artists and visitors. There is no charge for the event and all ages are welcome. This a great opportunity to purchase original artwork from local artists. A special silent auction is held during the two day event with proceed going to support the Area Art Club scholarship program.

For additional information and complete registration form feel free to contact Marty Mace at 870-481-5688, or Dana Johnson at 870-656-2057, or email areaartclub@gmail.com. The Area Art Club meets the second Thursday each month at 1:00 pm at the Douglas Reynolds Library in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Visitors are always welcome and information on how to become a supporting member is available at this time. The Area Art Club is a 501-c3 non-profit organization.