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The Southern Arizona Arts Guild strives to provide a forum for the appreciation and advancement of the arts. Members of SAAG meet and socialize to facilitate the practice, improvement, and displaying of our talents. Composed of painters, sculptors, and creators of all manner of fine art, SAAG welcomes artists both seasoned and new as well as those individuals interested in the perpetuation of the arts in our community.

Welcome to 
Monthly Meetings 

The Guild meets:
Monthly (except July) 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 
(Doors open at 8:30 a.m.)
Junior League of Tucson
2099 River Road, Tucson, AZ.

Next meeting is Saturday, meeting is Sat., May 5, 2018

Each SAAG Group meeting features a professional art speaker. In May members are invited to bring in a piece of art for a critique by artists George Shively.

​We are eager to have you join us at our monthly meetings; you are welcome to listen and watch and become involved with us as we work, play, share our lives, and attempt to solve the problems particular to our chosen artistic paths in life.

ARTIST OF THE MONTH CONTEST for May : Emerging Artists
Emerging artist definition:
• Not a signature member of any art group
• Not a teacher for that medium
• Not represented by any gallery
Board Members 2016-2017

Executive Board
President: Jeanie Meredith
Founding Member: Diane Loving
Vice President: Mack Davis
Treasurer: Melissa Rogers
Secretary: Julie Newcome

Board Members and Chairpersons:
Artist of the Month Committee: Luz Kattinge
Bookkeeper: LaVonne McCord
Exhibitions: April Ludy
Membership: Mack Davis
Newsletter: Vesta Abel
Pop Ups: Joan Emerson and Hanna Coy
Programs Committee Beth Giachetti
Property: Open Position
Publicity and Adversiting: Theresa Poalucci
Raffle: Linda Heidingsfelder
SAAG Gallery Manager Team: Melissa RogersLaVonne McCordLinda HeidingsfelderVesta Able, and 
Wendy Baldwin​
Website: Theresa Poalucci

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Please email Check Request PDF to Treasuerer and Bookkeeper once it is completed
Upcoming Artist of the Month Competitions: 
May - Emerging Artist
June - Charcoal, Graphite Pencil, Pen and Ink, and Scratch Board 
August - Sculpture 
September - Wood, Clay and Gourd Art 
October - Photography and Digital Art
​November - Representational Art - Painting and Colored Drawing Media
December - Jewelry
January - Mixed Media Collage and Assemblage
February - Abstract and Nonrepresentational Painting
March - Fiber and Glass Art