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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.

Mitch Miller & Meredith Drum

Gaslight Art Colony is pleased to present the artwork of Mitch Miller and Meredith Drum. Mitch is the grandson of Dr. George Mitchell and son of Keith and Linda Miller, Linda the former Linda Mitchell, 1961 graduate of Marshall High School. Meredith is Mitch's wife. Mitch grew up in Oklahoma and was exposed to the oil industry in Anadarko Basin at an early age. Mitch's art reflects these memories and shows the sense of awe and respect for what we will do to exploit natural resources, Meredith creates experimental cinema and documentaries as linear videos, interactive installations, printed books and mobile media projects. This is a show you won't want to miss. The opening Artist's reception will be Saturday, October 21st, from 5:00 till 8:00 pm CST. Their work will be on display at the gallery at 516 Archer Ave in Marshall, October 21st through November 11th. Come and enjoy free admission and refreshment.

 

Fall Classes at The Colony

Gaslight Art Colony is offering a variety of classes for all ages. To sign up for any of the following art classes you may stop in at 516 Archer Ave. Marshall, IL,  Phone us at, 217-293-1050 or email us at gaslightartcolony@gmail.com. You may also click on this PayPal link to pay directly online.

Digital Photography Class instructed by Tom Dagley. The class will be held for 4 Wednesdays beginning Oct. 18th and will go until Nov. 8th from 6-8 CST. Class cost $75.00 per student. 

Open Ceramics Classes start Thursdays in October from 6-8 CST and cost $20 per class.         (Must have taken Intro to Ceramics to join.)

Student Ceramic Classes will be offered after school from 3:30-5:00, cost $20.00               K-2 Ceramics: Oct. 6th & 20th                                                                                             3-6 Ceramics: Oct. 13th & 27th                                                                                             Jr. High Ceramics Oct. 16th & 23rd  6:00-7:30

Student Painting Classes                                                                                                    K-2 Painting Oct. 24th from 3:30-5:00                                                                                  3-6 Painting Oct. 25th from 3:30-5:00

 

 

Colony Club 2017

Gaslight Art Colony is pleased to sponsor "The Colony Club" for the 2017-2018 school year. The club meets at a variety of weekly scheduled times to work on community projects. Gaslight’s local artists volunteer to be on hand to mentor and guide the students through their projects with no cost to the members. All Marshall High School Students and Marshall teens have an opportunity to join the Colony Club. The Club consists of teenagers interested in furthering their artistic talents. Our goal is to promote our young artists by displaying the Club's art work around our community through our local businesses. We welcome all teens interested in art and encourage them to join the club. Sign up at Marshall High School in Mrs. Beth Meeker's Art Room, or click on the form link. Drop the form off at Gaslight Art Colony or at Mrs. Meeker's Art Room. Welcome to The Club!

 

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. You can now pay for and renew your annual memberships online. Click here. or click the link below to download the
membership form and mail back to the Art Colony along with your check. Click here to download membership form 

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Gaslight Art Colony
516 Archer Ave., Marshall, Illinois 62441
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New Phone Number 217-293-1050

Hours:
Tuesday- 10-1
Wednesday -10-5 
Thursday- 10-1
Friday- 10-5
Saturday- 10-1

Closed Sunday & Monday

 

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