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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.

Fiber Art Show

Join us on Saturday, August 17th for the Fiber Art Show opening. This show features 39 pieces of Fiber Art created by 17 local artists. The show opeining reception is from 5-8 pm at the Gaslight Art Colony. Refreshments will be served and a discount coupon for Main Street Super Club will be available. 

 

Summer Classes

Upcoming Adults Classes       Click Here to Pay with PayPal  

 

fusedglass 320x189INTRODUCTION TO FUSED GLASS  Saturday, August 24th Class time: 1:00 till 4:00   by: glass artist Erin Blitz  

In this class you will learn the basics about fused glass. You will learn how to cut glass and you will design your own small plate and tile using the glass you have learned to cut and other various glass chips. You may also make some cabochons for jewelry. The instructor will fire the pieces and they will be picked up on a later date. All you will need to bring to take the class is your own safety glasses. (you must have them to take the class) Everything else will be included for the class. Cost per student: $ 60.00 for members & $ 70.00 for non-members. Class size limited to 6. 

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ADVANCED WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP   

Saturday, August 10th         

Time: 10:00 till 12:00

We will be adding more techniques to your repertoire. This will be the same format as the previous class. The class will be a brief review ad additional watercolor techniques. The bulk of the class will be spent working on our own painting. You will need the same supplies. Cost per student: $35.00 for members $40.00 for non-members Class size limited to 10.

 

  

 

 

Pork Tenderloin Drive Thru

Thank You Marshall Community for attending our Pork Drive Thru! We really appreciate the support that everyone showed us for this event. Great big thank you to Edgar County Meat Locker for providing us with the delicious pork tenderloins and to Knowles Auction Center for providing us wih a great location.  We hope that you enjoyed your lunch. Gaslight Art Colony is a non-for-profit organization dedicated to broadening an appreciation of the Arts by providing opportunities that promote awareness, participation and understanding through fine arts exhibitions, classes and workshops.  



 

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

Winter Hours now- Febrary 16th

W-Sat. 10:00-1:00

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

Closed Sunday & Monday

 

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Thank You!

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