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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

Next Demo open to all:
Iain Stewart: Sketchbook to Plein Aire  Feb. 17, 2019

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

Mike Bailey

Beyond the Obvious

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


Image:  Quilted

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2019 Iain Stewart
Sketchbook to Plein Aire
image: Noon Cooking
Demo: Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019
Workshop: Monday, February 18 - Thursday, February 21
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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.

Feb 28, 2019 - May 1, 2019

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Cartoons by member Dick Zunkel
SCVWS Paint Sites

Paintsites  for January/February

Visitors are Welcome! Thursday Paintsites

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Jan 24, Lighthouse Field State Beach, Santa Cruz

Jan 31, Downtown Pleasanton and CWA National Exhibition

Feb 7, San Mateo County History Museum, Redwood City

Feb 14, To be announced

Feb 21, Winchester Mystery House, San Jose

Feb 28, Belgatos Park, Los Gatos

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Weekend Paintsites

SUNDAY, January 27, 1-3 PM, Santa Clara Fire Museum

Saturday February 16 10:00 AM Stanford Red Barn

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

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Former members should renew from the members only page.

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