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Board Meeting

Jan. 11, 2019 10:00 am

Santa Clara City Hall Coffee Shop
Members are invited!



Workshops Registration for 2019 is now open.
View and/or download our 2019 "Year-at-a-Glance Calendar"

SCVWS Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

Special Demo open to all:
Mike Bailey: Subject to be announced,  Dec. 2, 2018

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

Mike Bailey Special Demo PROMO
Receive 5 sheets of 140 lb Arches Watercolor paper to the first 10 people to signup for the Beyond the Obvious Workshop with 10 days of the demo.


Image:  Quilted

Beyond the Obvious Workshop

Monday mornings for 10 weeks, from Jan. 21 - Mar. 25. 9 am - 12:30 pm

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4 dots
Fealing Lin
Portraits and Figures
image: Beyond Melody and Poetry
Demo: Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019
Workshop: Monday, January 14 - Thursday, January 17
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2019 workshops calendar on one page! 
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Demos are free, and open to the public - everyone welcome! All workshops and demos are held in the Historic Hoover Theatre, 1635 Park Ave., San Jose, CA,  unless otherwise noted. Time: 1:30 - 4:00 pm.

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SCVWS Exhibits

Member Shows 


Theme: Under the Sea

party seahorseJoin us for a potluck lunch, painting exchange, plein air paintings to view and lots of fun.

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Annual Member Show

Theme: Wet and Wild

Los Gatos Jewish Community Center in Los Gatos on Oka Road.

March 2019 - May 2019

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zunkel cartoon
Cartoons by member Dick Zunkel
SCVWS Paint Sites

Paintsites  for November/December

Visitors are Welcome! Thursday Paintsites

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Nov 29, Bernal-Gulnac-Joice Ranch, San Jose

Dec 6, Yamagami's Nursery, Cupertino

Dec 13, Old Town Los Gatos

Dec 27, Stanford University

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Weekend Paintsites

November 17, Clos LaChance Winery, San Martin, CA WILL BE HELD

December 8, Yamagami's Nursery, Cupertino, CA

Paintsite Blog

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You 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.
Image: Wildwood Park Painters by Kay Duffy

Become a Member!

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Former members should renew from the members only page.

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