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Las Cruces/Southern ChapterMeeting & Event Schedule

The Southern Chapter of NMWS meets the 2nd Sunday of the month except in May, when we meet the 3rd Sunday of the month. We do not meet in June, July, or August.  We meet at Good Samaritan Society Village, Art Room, Administration Building, 3011 Buena Vida Circle, Las Cruces, NM 88011

Check out the latest Southern Chapter Reminders to learn the latest news! 

2017 Events: 

February 3 Opening For the Love of Art exhibit @ the Railroad Museum Show runs through February

Sunday, February 12 @ 2 pm General Meeting/3 pm  We will view the DVD "Innovative Watermedia" with Nicolas Simmons. (view a preview here)  With time permitting, we will have a short discussion about his techniques and how we can incorporate them into our paintings.  

Sunday, March 12  @ 2 pm General Meeting/3 pm Program
Carolyn Bunch, NMWS will do a watercolor portrait demonstration. With the drawing done ahead of time, she should be able to finish it within the allotted time.  Sounds great! 

Wednesday-Friday, March 29-31 9-4 each day.  Patsy Blasdell workshop at Good Sam's.  Register starting January 15th. 

Sunday April 9 @ 2 pm General Meeting/3 pm Program
Arlene Tugel

Friday April 14 @ 5-8 Spring show opening @ the NM Farm and Ranch Museum (April-August)

Sunday May 21 @ 2 pm General Meeting/3 pm Program
Swap and Shop! 

SC Meeting Times:

  • Board Meeting 1:00–2:00 p.m. before the general meeting, social and program
  • 2pm – 3pm General Meeting & Social
  • 3pm – 4pm Program

Southern Chapter Paper Sales are now done by Beth Welter, rjwelter@comcast.net,    575-652-3270. 

Las Cruces/Southern Chapter Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1571
Las Cruces, NM 88004-1571

Mailing Addresses:

New Mexico Watercolor Society
P.O. Box 11604
Albuquerque, NM 87192

(Southern Chapter)
New Mexico Watercolor Society - SC
PO Box 1571
Las Cruces, NM 88004-157

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