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Last Chance to See PAL/MoM Show “Imagination Expressed 2023”  
Show closes this Saturday, March 25
Artwork Pick-up: Monday, March 27
2023 PAL MoM Show
There’s still time to visit this beautiful show that has been up for over eight weeks now!
Venue: Museum on Main, 603 Main Street, Pleasanton
Show Closes: Saturday, March 25
Artwork pick-up: Monday, March 27, 10am to 1:00pm

PAL JMH 2023
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Lisa Rigge 2023 workshop


Show Dates: March 4 – April 15
Meet & Greet: Saturday, March 11, 1-3pm
Venue: Firehouse Arts Center (Upstairs Gallery), 4444 Railroad Ave., Pleasanton
The Firehouse Arts Center is open for visitors during normal operating hours Wednesday – Friday, 10 am to 5 pm; Saturdays 11 am to 3 pm.
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April 2023 Portfolio

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LAA & PAL General Meeting

Monday, April 10 at 7:30pm

Bothwell Arts Center 

2466, 8th Street, Livermore, 94550

Demo by Barbara Stanton 

Hosted by LAA   
Demo of Miniature Egg Tempera painting

Barbara Stanton will do a demonstration of miniature egg tempera painting. It is an ancient medium that artists used long before oils were invented. It is her first time demonstrating this technique to a large group. 

She will be showing the group how to make the egg yolk solution and how to mix that with the powdered pigments to make the paint. She will talk about the specifics of the surfaces that must be used to be successful.  She will also demonstrate the techniques 
used to paint a miniature egg tempera and the differences that this medium has compared to others.She will mention the names of the most famous artists who have painted with this medium.
About the Artist
Barbara Stanton is one of our own and Internationally known artists specializing in miniature paintings and life drawings. She works mostly in oils, egg tempera and digital drawing on the iPad. She has been painting for more than forty five years, has mastered her technique and continues to seek challenges. Her work covers a wide variety of subjects and is done in a very traditional, realistic style. 

This event is free and open to the public.

In News

    • PAL President’s April Message
    • Reports on the MOM/PAL Show
    • Thank you to MOM/PAL Demo Artists
    • Join/Renew 2023 PAL Membership HERE
    • New PAL Board Members. Welcome!
    • PAL Recognized and Received Art Proclamation

Report on March 13, 2023 General Meeting

In General Meetings

2022 PAL Scholarship Awards 

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General Meeting Videos

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