Board and Advisory Board Members 2017-10-09T10:14:07+00:00

Our Board Members

Sandra Bacon
Board President
Sandra is a mixed media artist and teaches classes on using mixed media from traditional techniques to “pushing the boundaries” using paint in unconventional ways. Additionally she takes commissions including murals and faux painting projects.
Phillip Ross
Vice President
Phillip is a fine art photographer and an award-winning graphic designer, art director, and creative director.
Paulette Colo
Membership Chair Director & Interim Treasurer
Paulette sketches and paints from life as well as photo references. She accepts commissions for portraits, pets and favorite places. Her murals can be seen in a restaurant, church and homes in the Chicagoland area.
Beverly Behrens
Publicity Director
Beverly's mediums are watercolor, graphite, and pen & ink. She teaches art classes and sells prints, notecards, glass paperweights and ceramic tile coasters which feature her paintings. Her work includes botanic illustration, watercolors of flowers, local landscapes, and travel scenes.
Nancy Strahinic
Social Media Director
Nancy is a Fine Art Photographer and oil painter. She accepts commissions for studio type photographic portraits of you and yours, along with oil commissions of your favorite flowers.
Jacqui Blatchford
Alison Tompkins
Communications Director
Mary Anne Donahue
John Hatlestad

(c) Paulette Colo

Joy at the Fountain
(c) Paulette Colo

Crabtree Farm Silo
(c) Paulette Colo