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Workshops - Open to all Active, Student, Honorary, Contributing and Patron Members.  Some may be open to Associate Members and non-members. 


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    • Monday, November 12, 2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • Friday, February 15, 2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • Art Room, Administration Building Good Samaritan Society Village 3011 Buena Vida Circle Las Cruces, NM 88011
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    **Registration opens November 12, 2018, for members
    and January 12, 2019 for non-members**

    Workshop dates:  February 15-17, 2019
    Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 am – 4 pm

    Perfect for hiking, biking, sitting in a café or standing in line — take it anywhere, whip it out in a minute, preserve a memory in 25 minutes or less and put away with no clean-up. 
    New Mexico Watercolor Society Southern Chapter 
    When:  February 15, 16, 17, 2019 
    Where: Good Samaritan Society Village   
                3011 Buena Vida Circle, Las  Cruces 
    Hours:  9:00 am to 4:00 pm 
    Price:  $220 
    (Lunch will be ordered from the menu in Kiva Room at Good Samaritan at a cost of $8-12, or bring your own lunch and eat with the group.) 

    Online registration open November 12, 2018 at  nmwatercolorsociety.org 
    Coordinator:  Barbara Kejr, 575-574-2602,  barbarakejr[at]gmail.com 

    Supplies:  $42.00 payable to Kath on the first day of the workshop for paint set, paper, water soluble pen, manual and water container. She will have a kit for everyone  in the sizes recommended to make the painting experience as easy as possible. Using your own supplies is ok, but not recommended.  The majority of students choose to purchase the kit.  She will bring extra things (such as her custom designed fanny pack to compactly hold these supplies), that are a pleasure but not essential! 

    View Kath's bio here: https://pocketsketching.com/about-bio/


    Day one:  basic technique and landscape, finishing within 25 minutes. Perspective of contrast, color and focal point.  Techniques from John Singer Sargent’s watercolors.  
    Day two:  still life, people and color. 

    Day three: probably on location, plein air, using the technique fearlessly.  Interactive critiques and demonstrations are both given constantly in a very positive, personal atmosphere. Instruction is geared to individual needs of each person so each achieves their goal. 

    This workshop is ideal for timid beginners who want to fearlessly paint in public, and perfect for experienced artists who want mobility, minimal equipment and no clean-up. 
    Learn enough to play for a lifetime!  

    Members register and pay the full $220 fee online at REGISTRATION -- Pocket Sketching with Kath Macaulay (SC) Feb 15-17, 2019, or they may register online and mail a check for the full fee to: Barbara Kejr at 3045 Buena Vida Cr. #216, Las Cruces,  NM  88011.  If you intend to purchase the supply kit, bring $42 in cash or check to the workshop. 

    **Non-members pay an additional $40 fee; or they may join the NMWS for $40 and register as a member. Non-members must register directly through Barbara Kejr. For more information, contact Barbara Kejr, 575-574-2602,   

    Cancellation: Workshop is limited to 14 students on a first come, first served basis. If you need to cancel after December 17, 2018, you will receive a full refund only if your space is re-filled.

    To Register

    1. read Cancellation Policy: Workshop Cancellation Policy 
    2. register at:  REGISTRATION -- Pocket Sketching with Kath Macaulay (SC) Feb 15-17, 2019

    To print the information, download the workshop flyer.  

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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