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Board Meeting

June 20th, 10:00 am

Santa Clara City Hall Coffee Shop
Members are invited!


SCVWS Workshops
Next Demonstration open to all: Artist Guy Magallanas (see below for details)

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.

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We are sorry to report that the Robert Semans Workshop has been cancelled.
Guy Magallanas
Watercolor Essentials
MagallanasDemo: Sun. May 8, 2016
Workshop dates: Monday  May 9 to Friday, May 11
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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 

H2O Works

March 5 to May 27, 2016
Presentation Center, Los Gatos

Reception Sunday, April 24
from 2 to 5

Presentation Center Hours:
Usually daily from 8 am to 5pm except Holidays
* It is best to call before your visit, as they sometimes close the gate.
   408 354 2346

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Summer Palette

Our summer show will be held at Hobee's Restaurant in north San Jose from June 26 to August 26.  Registration opens May 10. 

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New Feature for our site - cartoons by our own Dick Zunkel! Enjoy

Zunkel cartoon

SCVWS Paint Sites

Paintsites  for April/May

Thursday Paintsites

April 7, Paint Site and Hike & Sketch, Edgewood County Park, Redwood City

April 14, Nola's Iris Garden, San Jose

April 21, Gamble Garden, Palo Alto

April 28, San Jose Heritage Rose Garden

May 5, Hakone Gardens, Saratoga

May 12, Paint Site and Hike & Sketch, Grant Ranch County Park, San Jose

May 19, Sawyer Camp Trail and Filoli, San Mateo County

May 26, Anna Cook's Mexican Garden, Saratoga

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Weekend Paintsites

Saturday May 28, Santana Row 

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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