WCAL meeting minutes June 2022

WCAL Minutes June 15, 2022

The June 15, 2022 meeting was held in-person at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church in Waukesha. WCAL Vice-President, Sue Cadkin called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm. President Bloo Marine absent. 12 WCAL members & 1 quest (Nic G) in attendance. We will not take a break tonight since thunderstorm coming in; hope to be done with full meeting by 7:30.

Secretary: Jean reports that the May meeting minutes are complete and posted to website. There have been problems with posting to the website, Joel has fixed most issues and is working on others.

Treasurer: John absent. Sue read the financial report: balance of April 30th 4983.88; income of  $400; expenses of 592.05. The expenses included the WRAP costs and June challenge prizes.

WRAP Show: Jenna absent. Jan Wood mentioned that the show was in May, the judge was fantastic & announced the winners. WCAL member Nancy P won 1st place.
Courthouse Show: Meena reports it is a go; she will get specific dates and update the brochure. Mentioned that Hilda said no-one has signed up for that gallery space otherwise. Sue: it is a WCAL venue & space is available. Can use as much or as little of the space as you want; more than one artist can show at a time. Sue has the necessary forms & info for this Courthouse gallery space. Will not want to conflict during the Courthouse Show (October) dates though.
Member’s Show: Nothing specific about the show. Charlene mentioned that Oconomowoc asked if WCAL interested in putting an ad in their brochure. There is a fee. Sue asked that she send the info to the board.

Programs: Carol absent; no report.
Exhibits: Sue Cadkin reports that the August theme for Brookfield Library will be “abstraction”. If a lot of artists signup; will take one or two from each. She will get an email out about it.
Facebook/Publicity: Nancy absent; no report.
Challenges: July challenge: do a piece based on a composition structure (examples “S”, “Cruciform” etc). Basically how the picture is structured. Janet will get an email out about it. The June challenge was to do one or both of the photos. Prizes ($ and ribbon) were awarded to Sue, Janet, & Jean. Best of Show to Shannon. All participants received a ribbon.  

New Business: None
Business Meeting Adjourned at 6:55 (followed by program of June challenges)