March 23, 2005


Joan Hammel

P.O. Box 486

Grayslake, IL 60030


Dear Joan,


Congratulations! Joan Hammel has been selected for inclusion in the Illinois Arts Council's (IAC) 2005-2007 Artstour Artists Roster. Applications were reviewed by a panel of artists and presenters from throughout Illinois based on the criteria outlined in the application.


The new Roster is scheduled to be published in July of 2005 and mailed to hundreds of schools, community organizations, libraries and other presenting organizations throughout Illinois. The Artstour guidelines, application, and the Roster as a searchable database, will be available on the IAC website at


Aimee Lee, Artstour Program Consultant, will be facilitating the development of the Artstour Roster.  If you have any questions, please contact her at or 312/814-2815.




Rose Parisi

Supervising Director of Programs