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Anyone interested in marketing?  Join a new marketing committee for the Beaver Dam Area Arts Association.  Our director, Karla Jensen, is looking for assistance in new and creative fundraisers.  Here's your chance to make a difference and have fun too.  Call Karla at (920) 885-3635.

We sincerely thank all who, as volunteers, members, and contributors support the Beaver Dam Area Arts Association’s operations, exhibits, and educational programs. We appreciate your continuing support and also welcome new contributors to help these or any other BDAAA programs: Memorial Donation/ Event Sponsorship/ Exhibit Sponsor-in-Part/ Volunteers/ Wish List/ Basic Member/ Patron Member

Memorial Donations may fund a specific BDAAA project, help with the organization’s operational budget, or support BDAAA in other ways that are suggested by the donor.

Event Sponsorships are especially helpful in the support of BDAAA events.

As an Exhibit Sponsor-in-Part (individual, organization, or business) you will receive recognition at the exhibit opening and you will benefit from a number of marketing strategies throughout the run of the exhibit.

The BDAAA always has a Wish List! Check our list on this page to see how you can help fulfill some basic needs.

Basic and Patron Memberships are accepted at any time. Current Patron Memberare listed at the bottom of this page. Contributions beyond basic membership are tax-deductible . BDAAA is a 501 (3c) non-profit organization. All members are placed on the newsletter mailing list and on the group email, if you wish, and receive discounts on classes and trips. Patrons ($100 level and above) are listed in each exhibit program. To become a basic or patron member, please send your check, payable to BDAAA, and the following information: DATE/ NAME/ ADDRESS/ PHONE/EMAIL (optional) to BDAAA/ PO Box 442/ Beaver Dam WI 53916 or click here for our membership brochure!

Membership/PATRON Levels
Student - $20/year
Artist - $25/year
Senior Citizens (60 +) - $25/year
Individual or Organization - $35/year
Family - $50/year

Patron Levels
Mona Lisa Member - $100/year
Picasso Patron - $250/year
Michelangelo Angel - $500/year
Van Gogh Benefactor - $1000/year

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! – Call 920-885-3635 (The time commitment varies from once a year to more often, as you prefer.)

Greeters for the reception desk

Exhibit hangers

Committee members (standing or for special events)

Special event workers – Example: Volunteers to help at the BDAAA booth at the Downtown Beaver Dam River Market, held the 2nd Saturday of the month, May through September

Cooks & bakers for fundraisers and exhibit receptions

Clerical workers to prepare mailings and do filing

Computer trained people to create databases

Volunteer artists to lead Youth Art Club meetings (present a project – just one Saturday a year would be great!)

Volunteers with trucks to haul art work/ drivers


Prairie garden docents to conduct educational programs.

-- and more!

WISH LIST (or donations to purchase same)

Art supplies for Youth Art Club meetings and BDAAA classes

Paint and window blinds to redecorate some of our exhibit rooms

Office supplies, including #10 security envelopes, manilla file folders, mailing labels and stamps


Mona Lisa Members
A-1 Tri County
Tom & Donna Aufdemberge
Badgerland Financial
Holly & Jack Bartholmai
Ardeth Bayley
Beaver Dam Optimist Club
Michael Belongie
Amy Beneventi
Lois & Glenn Bennett
Pat Beske
Alan and Judy Beyer
Rodney Binder
Debbie Bissonnette
Bill & Evonne Boettge
Art & Joan Brehm
Margaret & Jerry Breuer
Kevin & Dana Carnine
Marilyn Connors
Cornerstone Funeral Services
Derr & Villareal, LLC
Jim & Karol Dillie
Bev Dohmann
Falbe Collision
Chuck & Chris Frinak
Don & Mary Geddeis
Margaret (Jo) Gergen Wahlen
Green Valley Enterprises
Duck Creek Arts Guild
Elder Resource Council
Julie Flemming
Firefly Fibers
Jim & Judy Flynn
Mary Heindel
Tom & Judy Heffron
Tom & Joanne Helfert
Horicon Bank
Jeff & Shirley Kitchen, Century 21
John & Melissa Landdeck
Clista McAllister
Parent Dott CPAs
Ken & Nancy Paul
Russell & Karen Payne
Chris & Pat Pawl
Oris & Elaine Possin
Rechek's Food Pride
Bill & Sylvia Richards
Richards Insurance
John & Dorothy Ralston
Earl & Anita Ritter
Hugh & Jane Roberts
Theo & Jennifer Rowan
Schacht & Schacht
Frances Schmidt
Steve & Christa Slinger
Paul Toellner
Verlo Mattress of Beaver Dam
Tom & Mary Vogl-Rauscher
William & Karen Wendt
Ben & Julie Westra
Women's Affiliate BD Chamber

Picasso Patrons
Dittmann Family
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
Herbert H. Kohl Charities
Neil Lofberg
Einar & Martha Sundstrom
Waupun Fine Arts

Michelangelo Angel
Duane & Kathleen Foulkes Foundation
John & Marge Haider
John & Judy Jung
Stan Schiereck

Van Gogh Benefactor
Frank Babka

P. J. Seippel Foundation

Don Dohmann
Joan Elsesser
Peg Gerbitz
Jim Heindel
Edyth Howard
Peter Seippel
Bertha Proctor
Ruth Short

Exhibit and Event Sponsors-in-Part, to date
Gene’s Beaver Floral, National Exchange Bank, Nancy’s Notions, Melodie Willihnganz of Beaver Dam Family Hearing Care, The Print & Frame Gallery, McKinstry’s Home Furnishings, Downtown Beaver Dam, AAUW- Beaver Dam, Beaver Dam Community Hospitals Foundation, Tom & Melodie Willihnganz, Richards Insurance, InSpire Magazine, Derr & Villarreal, Fireplace Works, Alliant Energy, Dodge County Dairy Promotion, WI Women for Agriculture, Breuer Metal Craftsmen, Daily Citizen, Chelsey & Ashley Seippel of the P.J. Seippel Foundation, Doyle Law LLC, Beaver Dam Country Club, Gopher's Golf Center, Reed Chrysler Dodge Jeep, WI Women for Agriculture, Duane & Kathleen Foulkes, M&I Bank, Countryside GM Auto Group, Kratz-Gullickson Family, Summit Credit Union, Inter-Quest, Verlo Mattress, American National Bank, Mandi Saucerman Realty, Fitz's Lawn Care, Kornely's, Culver's, American Family Insurance - Kevin Carnine Agency, Bank Mutual, Community Pediatrics, Firefly Fibers, Black Waters Coffee, Dodge Central Credit Union, Lidtke Motors, Park Village Shopping Center, Family Youth Interaction Community Services, Wyllow Pet Hospital, Animart, Bullfrogs & Butterflies, Home Instead Senior Care, Chef Chanse, Heureux Design Group, American Family Insurance - Kathy Lapen Agency, AmericInn, Bradley Finishings, Dean Wahl Family Dentistry

Holiday Gift Gallery
Open daily for specialty shopping of handmade gift items by local artists

Free admission

1605 North Spring Street, Beaver Dam, WI 53916
(920) 885-3635

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