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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: 

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

Clear out your studio of gently used or new supplies or paintings/prints/cards that you would like to swap or sell.  This is a popular event that closes out our year! To end the year we are serving refreshments while we swap and socialize.

Be sure to join us for this end of the year fiesta! We will have yummy refreshments and enjoy our last meeting of the year.  We will meet again the second Sunday of September.  

SC Spring Show @ NM Farm and Ranch Museum -- This is a beautiful show, please go see it! Congratulations to the winners! 

Best of Show - Robin Makowski for "Dragon Roses" (left)

First Place - Linda Keener for "Cabbage" (right)

Second Place - Nancy Frost Begin for "Dark Night, Yellow Moon "

Third Place - Ruth Vreeland for "A Taste of Color" (right)

Honorable Mention - Penny Thomas Simpson for "Red or Green?" (left)

Honorable Mention  - Caroline Bunch for "Corn Maiden" (right)

 Everyone who had work selected for this show should be proud; only 25 spaces were available and the competition was tough.

The show will hang until August 6 at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces. For more info about the museum, check out http://www.nmfarmandranchmuseum.org/

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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