December 2018
WELCOME to the Delray Art League and the 2018/19 Season


December 10
6:45 pm 

Demo Critiques: Shawn Escott
Please bring only one (1) painting to ensure everyone gets a chance.

New Location
Parks & Recreation Building - 50 NW 1st Ave. Delray Beach, FL 33444

Prospective new members:
Artwork should be presented to the Jurying Committee between 6:15 and 6:30 p.m.
(prior to the General Meeting which starts at 6:45 p.m.)

JANUARY  14 - Demo: Dee Utasi "Fluid Art: The New Abstract"
FEBRUARY  11 - Demo: Deb La Fogg "Works in Progress: Animal Portraits
(at City Hall - 100 NW 1st Avenue, Delray Beach, Florida 33444)
MARCH  11 - Jacquie Medeiros - How to start painting using the Grid Method
and Value Scale
APRIL  8 - Critique

We need to fill this position if we are  going  to have indoor shows in city hall for the rest of the 2018-2019 Season. Please contact Kathi Stamm - 954-415-9145 for information on this position.

OLD SCHOOL SQUARE Application on website

Prospective exhibitors must be juried in for the shows at Old School Square as there is a wait list and only fifteen openings.

With your application, send a picture of your booth with art in it. Six pictures of your art in jpeg format.  When you are accepted, you will receive an email with instructions to pay your insurance fee via PayPal.

Gay will be there at 2 pm on Friday for setup. Show opens on Sat. at 8:30 am and 10:00 am on Sunday. Artists can be added on Saturday afternoon for Sunday as the green market leaves on Saturday by three. All shows are facing Atlantic. No more Second Ave.

No Racks or City Racks will be allowed per OSS. White tents will only be allowed.  
Jan.11 - 13 - Facing Atlantic - on side street
Jan.18 - 20 - Facing Atlantic - on side street
Feb. 22 - 24 - Facing Atlantic - on side street
Apr. 6 -7 - Facing Atlantic - on side street
VETERANS PARK - Application on website
Jan 26-27
Feb 9-10
Mar 9-10

See the "Members Around Town" below for requirements for having your announcement included.

The Crest Theatre Gallery Exhibit
Joan Therein - - 1st Place
Rochel Schiffrin - 2nd Place
Bernie Habicht - 3rd Place
George Taylor - Honorable Mention

Winners of the Autumn Showcase
Don Martinetti - 1st Place - $200
Bernie Habicht - 2nd Place - $100
Dagmar Ebert - 3rd Place - $50

The D.A.L. Regular Season Exhibit Schedule 2018 / 2019

The Autumn Showcase Exhibit 2018
At City Hall: Friday, October 26th to Friday, Dec. 7th
Art Pick-up - Friday, December 7th

– November 2nd to December 9th, 2018
Art Pick-up - Monday, December 10th - 9:00 am - No Exceptions

The following are pending a new Indoor Show Coordinator

The Holiday Showcase Exhibit 2018 / 2019
At City Hall: Friday, Dec. 7th, 2018 to Friday, Jan. 25th 2019
A Judged Show

The Winter Interlude Exhibit 2019
At City Hall: Friday, January 25th to Friday, March 22nd
A Judged Show

See the "Members Around Town" below for requirements for having your announcement included.


Delray Beach Public Library Art Series 2018
“SYMPHONY IN COLOR” November 17, 2018 to January 11, 2019


Vicki Siegel teaches three classes a week: Wednesdays at Boca Raton Museum Art School and Thursday afternoon at Old School Square. Email her for her workshop schedule at visit her website at

Manny Jomok class is a watercolor refresher emphasizing advance color mixing and composition;
Thursday evenings 6-8pm;
Held in Delray Beach (TBD);
Six weeks long in duration from January 17th to February 21st.
Cost: $210.00
Call Manny at 732-208-3842 or email him at to register

Fran Goodman teaches a four-week Abstract Expressionism class on Wednesday and Saturday in Boca Raton. Drawing and painting experience is not necessary. Both the beginner and advanced are welcome. Contact Fran through her website:

Gay Williamson is still teaching oil painting in her studio on Mon thru Thurs 9:30 to 1:30.


Bruce Bain is selling:
EZ Up Tent 10 x 10
Two Tops
2 Set of Sides
Replacement Pieces and hardware
Flourish Stay Bar Kit
Contact Bruce at 561-935-7500 -

Brenda Gordon is selling:
  1. Caravan tent 10x10 lightly used white canvas top. Includes rain sides, straps to hold weights, this tent is metal not aluminum. Holds up in the wind. $200.00. Inquiries please call Brenda Gordon 561-212-6714

Gary Resnick is selling:
  1.  7 (seven) professional art racks with bases-- $200
  2.  new paypal chip card reader (pd $150) - never used- $75
       contact / Gary 561-633-5901


Anyone exhibiting at a Gallery, or doing a Show, or in an Exhibit, or having an Event or just received an Award, please email me your good news for inclusion in this monthly newsletter.

Please reply with a brief announcement written as you would like to see it in print . No more than one paragraph and NO pictures. However, you may provide a link to an http, website or Facebook if available. Include deadline dates, expiration dates, etc. Post will be announced once unless dates are included .

Submissions must be received prior to the 1st of each month. 
Reply to Claudia Hafner
DAL will be sending out announcements monthly. If you have something you would like featured in the next DAL Announcement, please reply to this email with your information.

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