East Bay Artists Guild is a non-profit organization dedicated to the success of artists, and driven towards integrating the benefits of art and art appreciation into the communities.

In 2018, two non-profit art groups in Contra Costa County, Las Juntas Art Association and East Bay Artists Guild merged and continue their mission of supporting artists and art in the community as Las Juntas~East Bay Artists Guild.

General Meeting

A general meeting for all members is held monthly, on the fourth Wednesday of the month, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 3051 Putnam Boulevard,  St. Mark’s Room, Pleasant Hill. Activities and presenters vary. See newsletter for upcoming event details or the PRESENTERS page for past event details.

Supporting Artists

EBAG brings artists together for networking, sharing, building art and business skills and art education.

Art & Community

   We bring art into the community through art exhibitions and community art events. Our store window art exhibitions utilizing downtown commercial buildings, offers artists an opportunity to showcase their work in a high profile public setting.

Promoting Art Education

   For our members monthly meetings we invite guest speakers, provide art demonstrations and critiques. Community outreach programs are designed to offer the public art education and appreciation.


EBAG Officers & Directors

  • Walter Crew, President

  • Elizabeth Kennen, Vice President

  • Lia Germain, Secretary

  • Dennis Yee, Treasurer

  • Valerie Zito, Education Director

  • VACANT, Exhibition Director

  • Judi Visscher, Exhibit Rotation

  • Kerry Oien, Membership Chair

  • Elizabeth Kennen, Chamber of Commerce Representative, Publicity Director

  • Phyllis Couillard and Marylynne Nicholson, Newsletter Editors

Co-Sponsored by Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District

501(C)(3) nonprofit since 2006