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Board Meeting

Jan. 19th, 10:30 am

Home of Janice Faulstich

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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
Mike Bailey
Beyond the Obvious
Bailey PaintingNo Demo; Workshop begins Monday, Jan 12 and runs for 10 consecutive Mondays. Classes run from 9 am to 12:30 pm.
4 dots
Carl Purcell
Painting the Patterns of Nature
Purcell paintingDemo: Jan. 25, Workshop dates:  Monday to Friday, Jan 26-30.

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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 

No Limits - Freedom to Create

March 8 to Aug. 28, 2015
Los Altos Town Hall

Registration opens  January 2, online only, and closes Feb. 13 at midnight.

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

Prospectus and details are posted on the exhibits page.

Registration is now open, from the members only page.

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SCVWS Paint Sites

Paintsites  for January/February

Thursday Paintsites

January 8, Villa Montalvo, Saratoga

January 22, Sikh Gurdwara Temple, San Jose

January 29, Sunnyvale Baylands Park Hike & Sketch

February 5, Winchester Mystery House

February 19, Maryknoll Seminary, Los Altos

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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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PHOTOBOOK for Sylvia and Jenny

View the book by clicking here.  You can also order a copy for yourself!


Become a Member!

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Former members should renew from the members only page.

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