Members' Meeting, Wednesday, November 9, 2016:


​​​Great meeting last night with Wisconsin Pastel Artists

in West Allis.


Thank you Roberta C. for showing and commenting

on the recent Pastel Society of America's

show in Gramercy Park, NYC.






HOLIDAY PARTY - DECEMBER, 2015


Holiday party - at Grafton High School - wonderful food

and great art - what more could you ask for !  


And we each got to take home an original!








FROM MARCH, 2015 MEETING:
                                                                    Members brought in work to be

                                                                     critiqued by internationally-

                                                                     renowned pastel artist 

                                                                     Colette Odya-Smith -

                                                                    an opportunity not to be missed!













MARCH 2016 MEETING:


We had a great meeting on Wednesday, and a fabulous critique facilitated by Professor Bill Chandler. Bill thoughtfully commented on 11 pieces by 10 of our members. Members who brought in works included:

Jan Kruk, Donna Staats, Chris Behrs, Carol Chapman, Judy Grochowski,

Marcia Gorra-Patek, Sherry Zirbes, KathleenKamin, Darron Lillian, Jan Kruk

and through remote skype, the last two are by Cynthia Dirtzu.

It is great to see the work in process and  completed, and have a

chance to talk about it with each other as well as the response from Bill.

GREAT job WPA!!











Next Members' Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 13th, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at

West Allis City Hall, 7525 West Greenfield.

​​MAY 11, 2016 MEETING:


A well attended meeting tonight with enthusiastic questions for our

guest, Jeff Townsend, from Tory Folliard Gallery. Jeff spoke about

Gallery/Artist relationships, the business of gallery representation,

expectations that galleries and artists may have, building

your CV, and many other specific aspects about this part of the

art world. Thank you, Jeff!


Pictured here are Jeff Townsend, and Marcia Gorra-Patek,

Vice President of the WPA.


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