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2017 SCVWS Member Holiday Party - a great time was had by all!

Laurie, Grace and Marion welcome guests.
plein air
We enjoyed viewing members' plein air paintings and sketch books.

making cards
Members enjoyed creating cards from the whimsical still-lifes.

painting exchange
Some of the finished greeting cards.

The decorations were unique and colorful.

table centerpiece
Record labels from the past...

raffle left
The raffle raised almost $1000 to go towards our community outreach fund.

raffle right
Prizes included paintings donated from SCVWS artists, a free workshop, and art books.

Our good cooks brought yummy entrees and salads for the potluck.

dessert table
The dessert table was especially tempting!

palette show winners
Candy (left) and John (right) receive ribbons awarded for the Summer Palette show from exhibits chair Adriana (middle)

Sheela and Yvonne
Our new president, Sheela (left) and party organizer Yvonne (right) made this a successful event for all.


Over 80 members and guests attended the
potluck luncheon and party.

jazz group

Members had fun "jazzing it up".  From left to right - Lisha, Helen, Salinda and Iris

Lorrie and Susan

New member Lorrie (left) with Susan.  Both are on the workshops team.


Thank you to Yvonne Head and the volunteers who made the party such a success.

photos by Leslie and Sheela