YAG General Meeting Minutes
January 6, 2021
The first meeting of the year called to order by Board Member Gerry Murray. Our President Joan Johnson sends warm greetings from North Carolina.
By motion, minutes from November 4 meeting approved. We wish to thank the Cultural Center of Cape Cod for providing us with a welcoming and safe environment.
FINANCE - Gerry informed members there is 6,500 balance in checking account, 30,000 CD. Please send all dues owed, ASAP.
On-Line Sales are going very well! (New Beginnings) Check the website regularly, and you may update the 15th of every month. Contact Joan Swaluk, Web Administrator.
There is a new program to welcome and encourage students to participate and join YAG! They will receive a student discount on annual dues!
Thank you to Eileen Poremba (“Cis”) for being the Showcase Artist today. Cis enjoys working with various mediums, and enjoys painting landscapes, seascapes and structures. She has worked with many well known artists here, and shared four lovely paintings AND beautiful Christmas cards painted for her family! The painting were “The Old Homestead”, “Crosby Landing”, ”Linger Longer”, and “Captain Cass’s”.
Many thanks to Jerome Greene, our Demo artist. Jerome worked on an oil painting titled “Captain Jack’s Wharf” located in Provincetown, a favorite subject for him. Jerome especially enjoys plein air painting, He comes from a family of artists, and has worked with award artists in the community. His image, “The Pat-Sea”, was selected for the 2019 Provincetown Portuguese Festival . Jerome’s work is featured in many magazines and collections. Visit Provincetown, where Jerome lives and works, and showcases his work at the Arthur Egeli Gallery!
Please join our next meeting in person or via ZOOM, on Febuary 3rd. Paul Schulenburg will be the demo artist.
Hoping you stay well and safe,