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Board Meeting

Sept. 21st, 10:00 am

Santa Clara City Hall Coffee Shop
Members are invited!

You can sign up for 2016 Workshops now. Non-members click here.  Members log in first to get discount.

SCVWS Workshops

All of 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.

Karen Bieber
Urban Landscapes

BieberNo Demo
Workshop dates: Monday, August 17 to Thursday, August 20.
4 dots

Birgit O'Connor
Dramatic Florals

OConnorNo Demo
Workshop dates: Friday  Sept. 11 to Sunday, Sept. 13
Wait list only

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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 

 48th Annual Member Show

October 3 to November 7
Triton Community Gallery

Prospectus and details are posted on the exhibits page. Members may register from the Members page.

Registration closes Sept. 9

Shades of Summer

July 7 to August 29
Saratoga Library

Prospectus and details are posted on the exhibits page. 

 No Limits - Freedom to Create

March 9 to Aug. 28, 2015
Los Altos Hills Town Hall
Open Monday to Friday
8 - noon and 1 - 5
(closed on weekends)

This is a juried show, including all forms of watermedia and allowing up to 3 paintings per artist.

Photos of winners are posted on the exhibits page.

Award winning paintings are on the new "other exhibits awards" page accessible from the Exhibits tab at the top of the page.  You can also click here.

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SCVWS Paint Sites

Paintsites  for August/September

Thursday Paintsites

August 6, Anna Cook's Mexican Garden

August 13, Westwind Barn, Los Altos Hills

August 20, Warner Hutton House and Saratoga Library

August 27, Palo Alto Baylands

Sept 3, Linda Vista Park, Cupertino

Sept 10, San Mateo County Beach, Wait List Only

Sept 17, Martial Cottle Park, San Jose

Sept 24th and 25th - Santa Cruz Paint-Out

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Weekend Paintsites

September 19, Saratoga Farmers Market

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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Former members should renew from the members only page.

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