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IMPORTANT DATES & NOTES FOR 2019
IMPORTANT Dates 2019
Upcoming Newsletter Deadlines:
(Please visit the Newsletter Schedule page for dates in the future beyond the ones shown here.
Please read the How to Post page under Newsletter prior to submitting your post.)
Deadline for Submitting League Leadership Updates for the Website to firstname.lastname@example.org
(See Important Notes below for more details on what is needed.)
Deadline for Mid-Year Update Database Membership Rolls for Your League
(DATABASE CHAIRS: Be sure you have gone into the database and checked to see that you have removed deceased members from the rolls and added any NEW members to your rolls.)
Last Day for a Spring Show to Qualify for 2019 Convention
Last Day to Submit Results from Spring Shows & Update Database for Membership
in order to participate in the 2019 Convention
at Lone Star Convention Center
in Conroe, TX
May 31-June 1
(For more specific information about the convention, visit the Convention 2019 page on this website.)
Communicating UPDATES About Your SHOW
Your Show on this WEBSITE:
If you have not done so already, be sure to send in
your league, show date, & judge to
If you do not have a confirmed judge, put TBA until that is known, and then send an update.
It is important for everyone to submit your date as soon as you have your venue confirmed.
Updates on the website's show calendar begin in the summer for the upcoming art year and run continuously.
Your Show in the DATABASE:
Each LEAGUE show chair or database manager is responsible for listing their
LSAG sanctioned show in the database. Other shows may not be listed.
Listings should include the name of the judge.
Your Show Advertised in the NEWSLETTER:
Announcements with details about your show & other league events should go to
as per the deadlines above or on the Newsletter Schedule page.
LSAG sanctioned shows are OPEN shows, and as such, should be advertised to all area leagues.
Healthiest clubs invite the community to also participate with the prospect they will become members of your organization.
Other shows a league may do as part of their calendar may also be advertised.
Communicating UPDATES About Your LEAGUE LEADERSHIP
Updates on the website as listed below should be sent to
Updates on the website for league leadership changes occur
October, February, & the month following convention to correspond to follow when the various leagues have elections.
They include ONLY the following positions:
League President, Treasurer, Show Chair(s), Publicity Chair,
League Database Manager,
& 2 LSAG Reps outside of the League President
(Please do not send in advance except to inform the current LSAG President.)
Communicating OTHER UPDATES on the WEBSITE:
Updates & new entries on the website's resource pages for judges & demo artists are in the summer and are announced in the newsletter.
Currently Listed Judges & Demo Artists:
You will receive a request asking you to check your listing & respond with any updates.
NEW Judges & Demo Artists:
Information to be a new judge or demo artist will be advertised in the newsletter.
To stay in the know on this and other art opportunities, we encourage you to subscribe to this free monthly newsletter.
You will need to send specific information in a specific format to
by the deadline provided.
Do not send your resume, bios, or other supplemental information that is not requested.
They will be discarded, and you will not be listed.
For more information, see the specifics listed on the
'Submissions to the Website'
For Member Services
-how to change your Home league
-how to be added to the database
-how to change the email where you receive the newsletter
-where to get information on the upcoming convention
visit the MEMBER SERVICES page
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Or you may always visit the blog by going to www.lsag.blogspot.com
(note the 'dot' between lsag and blogspot)
to see all of the recent postings.
Use the alphabetical column in the margin of the blog main page to look up
a familiar topic or do a search.
For example, you will find posts about a given workshop under the headings
'workshop', the artist name who is conducting the workshop, & the name of the league featuring / hosting the workshop.
You'll also find updates and reminders about the current convention there.
Please do not rely on 3rd party communications for convention or LSAG;
get your information here on the LSAG site or from our newsletter.
If you are new, please visit the CONNECT page to find a league near you.
If you would like more information about who we are, please check out the following pages:
Our History & Organization under ABOUT US
& pages under MEMBERSHIP.
Sign up for our weekly newsletter on our Subscribe page under NEWSLETTER.
Interested in participating in a show?
Find the Show Schedule & Enter pages under SHOWS.