Gaslight Art Colony is dedicated to broadening an appreciation of the Arts by providing opportunities that promote awareness, participation and understanding through fine arts exhibitions, classes and workshops.


Drawing with Kari Rajkumar 
Saturday, September 27th                                                                                                                             

Upcoming Events

Featured Artists
Colony Members' Show
September 19th- October 11th
Reception & Canvas Painting Raffle
September 20th 6-9 p.m.

Current Work

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Featured Artist:Rod Bradfield

Rod Bradfield has shown his artwork in many Midwest galleries, but is well known in the Wabash Valley area. Rod explains what will be featured in his show:Drawing, painting and the elements of color and space are central areas of focus in my work. Several series of works over two plus decades are represented in the exhibit. These involve a variety of subjects, some representational, some totally non-representational and range from two dimensional to fully three dimensional. Landscapes of various kinds are a predominant subject.


Members Show

Our Colony Members' Show will be held during the Autumn Fest beginning September 19th. Reception will be Saturday, September 20th 6-9 p.m. If you are a member and have something to show, please contact us by phone (217)808-2115, by email, by Facebook or through our website.


Art Colony Painting Raffle

photo 2.jpgraffle 1'Canvas at the Colony' created beautiful artwork this year. We are very excited to share the artwork with the community by raffling off four paintings made at the Art Colony. The paintings represent the four seasons and are numbered 1-4. The raffle tickets will be sold September 1st-20th. Tickets cost $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. The drawing for the four seasonal paintings will be held at the Art Colony on September 20th at 9:00 p.m.


Canvas at the Colony

Gaslight Art Colony offers classes “Canvas at the Colony” is for those who have always wanted to try their hand at painting.  There are no special skills required. At Canvas at the Colony artist Jo Rich paints a painting while you paint your own. She guides you through each step and in one evening you go home with a finished painting! The cost is $35.00 per person and is limited to 15 students each. You can attend a scheduled class or have a private party with your friends.  The fee is $35.00, if paid in advance or $45.00 at the door.   Contact the gallery at 217-808-2115 for the date of the next class!


Become a Member of the Gaslight Art Colony

Memberships are very important to us and without them we would not be able to fund the Art Colony. Memberships are available at various levels and are renewable annually.

Click here to download membership form


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Gaslight Art Colony
516 Archer Ave., Marshall, Illinois 62441
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Tuesday- 10-1
Wednesday -1-5 p.m.
Thursday- 10-5
Friday- 1-5 p.m.
Saturday- 10-1                                Closed Sunday and Monday                                      



Thank You!

Special thanks go out to Larry Yargus of Yargus Manufacturing for his generous donation to make this site possible.