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Board Meeting

Oct. 27th, 10am-12pm

Santa Clara City Hall cafeteria

Everyone Welcome!

SCVWS Workshops

All our demos and workshops are held at the Historic Hoover Theater, 1635 Park Ave., San Jose unless otherwise noted. All demos begin at 1:30 pm and all Workshops start at 9:00 am.

Note: Please check below for last-minute changes to workshop and demo schedules before you attend.

4 dots
Floy Zittin
Getting Started, Going Beyond Beginner
Zittin paintingNo Demo
Workshop Dates: Friday Oct. 3 to Sunday Oct. 5
4 dots
Stephen Quiller
Color and Watermedia
QuillerDemo Sunday, Nov. 2, 1:30-4:00 pm
Workshop dates: Monday to Friday, Nov. 3-7

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Members and non-members are welcome to participate in our workshops.

Demos are free, and open to the public - everyone welcome!

Mailing address: SCVWS Workshops, P.O. Box 403, Ben Lomond, CA 95005

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SCVWS Exhibits

Member Shows

Annual Member Show
Oct. 3-26
Rose Shenson Community Gallery at the Triton Museum of Art

Reception and Awards Oct. 11, 1:00 - 3:30 pm.  Guests welcome!

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Members can download flyers that they can customize with their own paintings from the members only page.

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Allied Arts
Mary P and John at Allied Arts

Join our regular plein air painters at the Triton Museum on Oct. 18. See a demo at 11 am of "Ink and Wash" techniques by Dick Zunkel.  Then watch or paint along with fellow artists who will happily talk to you about plein air painting.  Join with participants and observers at 2:00 pm for a reception and showing of the day's creations.  Take in the member show at the Shenson Gallery to make a full day of it.

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SCVWS Paint Sites

Paintsites  for  October/November

Thursday Paintsites

October 2: Moffett Field, Mountain View

October 16: Ardenwood Historic Farm, Fremont

October 30: Alviso Marina County Park Paintsite and Hike & Sketch

November 6: Los Altos History Museum

November 20, Clos LaChance Winery, San Martin

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Weekend Paintsites

No Weekend Paintsites in November and December

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As always, see your newsletter for full details and maps.  Members may also see details from the members only page.

Paintsite Blog

plein air Brad SantosYou can view recent paintings on our blog. Members can post their painting to the blog as well, by following  the instructions on the members only page.
Photo: Brad Santos at Hakone Gardens

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Become a Member!

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Former members should renew from the members only page.

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