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POSTPONED -- SOUTHERN CHAPTER MEETING

SC April Meeting: “What Mood Are You In?" (open to the public -- NOTE the DATE CHANGE:  Sunday April 26 from 2-4!)

Sally Quillen, local artist and gallery owner, will use color theory and different kinds of palettes to create different moods in a painting.  NOTE THE DATE CHANGE because of Easter!

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Monthly meetings are  at Good Sam's Activity Room,  Social Center @ 3011 Buena Vida Circle, Las Cruces, NM.  

EXHIBIT STAY TUNED FOR CHANGES


SPRING JURIED EXHIBIT 2020
 
will be at the Branigan Museum, 501 N. Main Street, Las Cruces, NM 88001 from sometime in April - May 23.  Artists' Reception and award ceremony will be May 1st from 5-8 pm.  The theme is: “Rough and Tumble: Life in a Desert Town”.   The juror will be Linda Doll (http://lindadoll.com) and the placement judge will be Robert Dozal   (robertdozalartwork.weebly.com).   
Download prospectus 

Keep in mind that artworks will NOT be for sale due to City policies, and the work cannot have been shown in any commercial gallery in Dona Ana County within the past 12 months.  

DVD LIBRARY

One of the new DVDsIf you have DVD's borrowed during this stay at home time, no worries...just return it for no additional fees at our next in person meeting!

Don't forget about our DVD Lending Library!  For only $3 a disc, you can borrow it for a month of education in the comfort of your own home.  Our goal is to continue to weed out old/unused DVDs and purchase new ones for all to use.  So look for that, and possible mini fundraisers to be able to purchase more DVDs. 
  Download the list:  2018_05_NMWS-SC DVDs.pdf 

The  DVD Librarian is now Nancy Tipton who will have videos at each month's meeting for you to use and return the next month.  Contact Nancy at nancytipton889 [at] yahoo.com  to suggest titles  to purchase for our library.

LOCAL ART EVENTS with SC members

“THE AGUIRRE SPRINGS VISITOR” by Marie Siegrist, NMWS POSTPONED UNTIL AFTER APRIL 10:
MULTI WATERMEDIA PAINTING ON WATERCOLOR PAPER
 Monday, March 3
0TH, 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. @ the Dona Ana Arts Council.   Registration is handled directly by DAAC, (https://www.daarts.org/product/one-day-artist-workshop-multi-watermedia-painting-on-watercolor-paper/) but contact Marie (msiegrist2[at]comcast.net) with questions you may have about the workshop.

This workshop will explore the charms and possibilities of using acrylic and watercolor in the same painting working on Cold Press Watercolor Paper.  Download flyer for complete info. 

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POSTPONED  TBD:

April Flowers Cut Paper CollageWorkshop

Thursday-Friday, April 9-10, 2020, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Learn to create stunning floral collages using cut, hand-colored watercolor papers.

Laurel’s Studio – Las Cruces   $125.00 INCLUDES MATERIALS except your personal palette and brushes

Download flyer.    limited number of spaces left!!! Register with Laurel:   laurel.weathersbee[at]gmail.com  or call 575-288-5125

New Mexico Watercolor Society

P.O. Box 11604
Albuquerque, NM 87192

New Mexico Watercolor Society - SC
PO Box 1571
Las Cruces, NM 88004-1571

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