Upcoming Events for June, July and August 2014

NO Monthly meetings June, July and August

NVWS Summer 2014 Challenges
1. Drawing a day
Get ready for Carl Purcell's Drawing workshop in October. There are 117 days from today to our meeting in September. Draw every day. Big, small, pencil, pen, crayon, who cares. The goal is to draw, the basis of every composition. Artists to investigate include Leonardo da Vinci, Matisse and of course Carl Purcell.
2. Altered book
Take an old, used book (local libraries sell books for .50 to $1.00). Paint, collage, sew, photographs, etc. etc. etc. the cover and the pages. Make a visual journal, possibly on a theme, i.e. friendship, peace, flowers. Google Altered Books to find hundreds of ideas, or check your library for how-to books.
3. Shoe painting for Sept. meeting
When we meet in September, bring your paintings of "SHOE(S)". Details will be announced in the Sept. Newsletter. Artists to check out: Vincent van Gogh and Andy Warhol.

Make time in your summer schedule to draw and paint. We will share our efforts in September, until then have fun and paint!

Upcoming Events for September 2014

Sept 10th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
NEW Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for October 2014

Oct 8th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
NEW Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

October 9th - 11th - Carl Purcell 3 Day Workshop
He will be teaching drawing for the artists, a new workshop he has just created.
When: Thursday thru Saturday Oct 9-11th, 2014.
The cost of the workshop is $335 for members and $360 for non members.
Download Carl Purcell Materials List Here
Click on Workshops to find out all the details

Upcoming Events for November 2014

Nov 12th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Nov 21st - Jan 10th, 2015 NVWS Annual Fall Show
West Sahara Library
9600 West Sahara Library, Las Vegas, NV 89117
Juror: Carl Purcell

Upcoming Events for December 2014

Dec 10th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for January 2015

Jan 14th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for February 2015

Feb 11th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Feb 26th - May 23rd NVWS Annual Signature Show
5th Street School

Upcoming Events for March 2015

March 11th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for April 2015

April 1st- April 30th NVWS Annual Spring OPEN Show
Green Valley Library

April 8th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for May 2015

May 13th - Monthly meeting at 7pm
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive (on right past guard gate), Las Vegas, NV 89102