KVAL 2017 Calendar


No general meeting. Board mails applications for Northern Illinois Art Show, place Call to Artists on KVAL website, art show calendars & Market St. Press.


General meeting Feb. 2. Members present Create With KVAL challenge  “Secret Subject”.   Board meeting Feb 7. Change art at Sycamore & DeKalb libraries.


General meeting March 2. Susan Cudden demos pine needle baskets. Board meeting March 7. Community Expo at Sycamore High School.


General meeting April 6, Ken Evans from Franklin Frame discusses matting and framing art. Board meeting April 11. Change art at Sycamore & DeKalb Libraries.


General meeting May 4, Create with KVAL “Show & Tell”.  Board meeting May 9. Give DeKalb County fundraiser for KVAL May 4th.  The Next Picture  Show Gallery group exhibit, Dixon, IL, May 1 – 31.


General meeting June 1. Phyllis Kozlowski demos watercolor, board members treat to snacks.  Board meeting June 6.    Northern Illinois Art Show June 3 & 4, courthouse lawn.  Change DeKalb & Sycamore Libraries.


No general meeting. Board meeting July 11. Work session TBD.


General meeting Aug. 3, TBD. Board meeting August 8.  Ellwood Ice Cream Social and Art Fair Aug. 6. Change art in Sycamore and DeKalb Libraries.


General meeting Sept 7, Robert Davis demos (hands on) printmaking.  Board meeting Sept 12.


General meeting Oct 5, Natsha Lehrer Lewis demos fabric art. Board meeting Oct 10. Change art in Sycamore & DeKalb libraries.


General meeting Nov 2, TBD. Hand out Secret Subject for February meeting. Board meeting Nov 7.  Holiday Arts & Crafts Market Nov 18.


General meeting Dec 7, the Art of Giving presentations will be at the DeKalb Public Library, Yusunas Room from 6:30 – 8:30. . Members donate  art supplies for charities.  Board meeting Dec 12.


Northern Illinois Art Show 2017

Hosted by KVAL on June 3 & 4, 2017 at the Courthouse Lawn in Sycamore, IL.  Application will be available January 2017.

Local & Regional

Find out what is happening locally and in the region.

Holiday Arts & Crafts Market

Hosted by KVAL on November 19, 2016 at the Old Train Depot in Sycamore, IL.

Kishwaukee Valley Art League