Local & Regional


At the February 2nd meeting, members will present the Create with KVAL challenge “Secret Subject”. On March 2nd, Susan Cudden will demo pine needle baskets. On April 6, Ken Evans from Franklin Frame will discuss matting and framing. May 4th will be a “Show & Tell”. On June 1st, Phyllis Kozlowski will demo watercolor painting.

KVAL monthly meetings are held at 7:00 pm at the Hy-Vee Club Room on the first Thursday of the month except January and July.

Many of our KVAL artists are also members of THE ART BOX, DeKalb, IL internet gallery dekalbgallery.com and exhibit periodically during the year.



Many KVAL members are also members of THE NEXT PICTURE  SHOW in Dixon, IL, and will have artwork in several of these shows:

Regional Survey of Art – Jan 7 – Feb 25, 2017

Shades of Gray Photography – Mar 4 – 31, 2017

Illinois Watercolor Society 33rd National – May 2 – 27, 2017

Really Afforadable Art – June 3 – 30, 2017

The Water Works Exhibit – July 7 – 26, 2017

Many KVAL members exhibit in the NORRIS GALLERY in St. Charles, IL.  Here are some upcoming events at the Norris Gallery:

VICINITY – Sept 17, 2016 to Oct 30, 2016 – All media accepted

PICTURE THIS – Jan 14, 2017 to Feb 26, 2017 – Photography, all forms & techniques

WATERCOLOR 2017 – Mar 4, 2017 to Apr 8, 2017 – Original watercolor only


Kishwaukee Valley Art League