We are getting a new webmaster with new ideas,
and a lot more knowledge in creating Web sites. She is
making some much needed updates on our site.
Barbara will do a very good job.
I have enjoyed trying to get this site up and going with
just trial and error on my side. I will miss it a lot, I
wish I could have done more. Elaine French
The Roswell Fine Art League / New Mexico
Miniature Arts Society RFAL/NMMAS)
is a Roswell, NM based non-profit
organization. The purpose of this
organazation is to futher educate and
broaden the artists's abilities. To provide
the artist with the opportunity to exhibit
his/her work, and to promote the public's
appreciation of the visual arts. The RFAL
was organized in 1981 and the NMMAS was
added as part of the organization in 1988.
Although the organization is based in
Roswell, the group includes members from
numerous parts of the United States
and some overseas locations. The current
member ship exceeds 100 artists.
In order to meet the organizational goals,
the league conducts a monthly membership
meeting on the second Monday of each
month at the Roswell Adult Center at 807 N.
Missouri Ave. The meetings begin
at 7:00 pm and typically include a guest
presentation. members can parcipate
by showing their art in the "show and tell"
session of the meeting. Other activities
sponsored by the league include a member's
co-op gallelry located at 223 North Main St.
in Roswell. This project was begun in 1998
and has been very popular. The Gallery
project has sold more thank $237,000 worth
of participating member's art through
December of 2009. Additionally, the league
sponsors an annual national competion and
show. This show has grown over the years
and has become one of the major art events
of the year in Roswell. The league also
sponsors an Art in Business project
that provide opportunity for artists to exhibit
their art in business establishments and
offices in Roswell. Members are provided
with a monthly newsletter which highlights
all activities for the month and projects
ROSWELL FINE ARTS LEAGUE
NEW MEXICO MINIATURE ART SOCIETY
Pat Hittle -President 575-208- 0795
Shirley Mae Taylor Vice President
Barbara Posniack-Web Site