Casino Night is Saturday, January 24!

Time to have fun in 2015, get in from the cold, and support a great cause, all at the same time!  What could be better?!?

Everyone is invited to join us for a fun, casual evening with family and friends.  This is PAAL’s biggest fundraising event of the year, so please come out and support the arts … and have fun! 

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Letter from the President

Dear Members,

A new year brings with it new goals, new challenges, and new beginnings.  I would like to take this opportunity to wish all of you a happy new year and to remind you to renew your PAAL membership if you have not already done so. If you will recall, we have changed our membership cycle where all memberships expired December 31, 2014. Therefore, please send in your remittance envelope or call PAAL as soon as possible to renew. Remember, our membership is our strongest commodity and we need you and your support. 

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Get Ready for Casino Night!

And what a great opportunity to break out of the winter doldrums!!

Join us for a fun evening of drinks, casino games, food and auctions! 

Mark your calendar for January 24 at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $50 and are now on sale, and will not be sold at the door. You can buy tickets by calling PAAL at 861-4611 or stopping by the gallery at 7 East Old Street. They can be charged with any major credit card or paid with cash or a check. We can accept payment over the phone with a credit card. However, our web site is in the process of being changed and we cannot accept payment online.

Juried Art Show!

Sponsored by the Southside Virginia Council for the Arts

Opening on Friday, January 9 for Friday for the Arts!, the Petersburg Area Art League will feature a juried art show sponsored by the Southside Virginia Council for the Arts. The show will feature more than 20 pieces from various artists with a first prize award of $300. 

The art works featured in the exhibit will include a variety of mediums and artists. Examples include a landscape painting by Herb Funk, a wood sculpture by Clyde Johnson, pastel drawings by Patty Munford, acrylics by Valerie Daniels and mixed media by Milly Youngblood Horner.

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Letter from the President

Dear PAAL Members,

As the year draws to a close, I would like to thank everyone for a wonderfully productive year at PAAL.

This year has been very successful as we have accomplished much through our mission of enhancing the community through the visual arts. PAAL has been broadening its perspective to combine the traditional with exciting new techniques and exhibits.

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    Juried Art Show

    In January Petersburg Area Art League will be hosting Southside Virginia Council of the Art's Juried Art Show. 

    Call for entries: $10 per entry, maximum of 3 entries; Hung artwork must be framed or sides covered; no staples showing or bare canvas; handing device must be wire attached to hinged fittings or eye screws attached to the interior of the stretcher; no saw tooth fittings. Three dimensional work shall be self-supporting and secure.

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