Long time EAG member and patron Geraldine (Gerry) Hecht passed away this morning, December 21, at her home. Gerry loved art and had enjoyed her wonderful home studio until her health intervened. Arrangements are pending and will be released later. Our condolences go out the Hecht fami
EAG artist Jan Von Bokel won 1st place. The Lake Land College Foundation 2010 Art Heritage show was held recently at Lake Land College. Artists recognized in various categories are pictured here, front row from left: Zoe Roberts, Charleston High School, honorable mention; Nick Walk, S
The 2010 Jacky Anderson Scholarship recipients are: Katie Westendorf, daughter of Larry & Rose Westendorf of Dieterich, Alexandra Sager, daughter of Steve Sager of Altamont, Abigail Wendling, daughter of Tom & Diana Wendling of Altamont and Margaret Church, daughter of Al &
Jan Von Bokel is teaching a one day watercolor class on landscape for the park district. The class will be held at the Hendelmeyer Building on Monday, January 10th from 6-9 P.M. Supplies will be provided. Cost of the class is $20. To register call the Effingham Park District.
Oil Painting I will again be taught by Becky Marcussen at the Kluthe Center in Effingham. The class is good for three hours of credit or may be audited. Seniors 65 or older may take one class per semester with a tuition waiver. The class meets on Monday and Wednesday from 8-10:30 AM f
The show was held November 4-November 29 in the new library on the campus of Lake Land College. EAG winners included Jan Von Bokel 1st place professional, Nick Walk 1st place and Honorable Mention amateur. Marcia Boroughs 3rd place and Chris Detwiler Honorable Mention.
December 2010 Meeting Details The December meeting of the Effingham Art Guild will be held on the second tuesday, December 14. Our potluck dinner will be held at 6 P.M. Please bring a covered dish and remember to come early!!! Those who wish to participate in the gift exchange should