Volunteer Spotlight

Many, many thanks to all our hardworking volunteers. The Art Alliance could not do all that we do without you and your great ideas, your energy and your spirit. Here is one example of one our awesome volunteers and how they are making a difference for the Art Alliance.

We will be featuring our stellar volunteers on a regular basis here so if you know someone you would like to see in our Volunteer Spotlight, please contact the office at 814-234-2740 or email us at artalliance05@gmail.com. We know we have a lot of deserving members!

Robert Placky

Robert Placky

Robert is a recently retired secondary art teacher from the State College Area School District. He taught for 40 years, focusing on advanced classes and portfolio development. Many of his students obtain degrees in the arts at major universities and art schools. He has stayed active in the art community with his involvement with the Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania. He is the Secretary on the Art Alliance Board of Directors and the Exhibition Chair. One of his yearly highlights is hanging the Abstraction Show.

Robert is an artist/adventurer that loves the outdoors and thrives under cerulean skies. He is an acrylic painter that uses mixed media on canvas and in print to capture the essence of place. He lives in Park Forest with his studio dog, Jayda.

 

Upcoming Events

Tue 25

Painting Open Studio

February 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue 25

Make a Splash with India Ink

February 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed 26

Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 26

Stained Glass

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thu 27
Thu 27

Open Model Session

February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 29
Mar 23

Soapstone Carving

March 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm