Upcoming Events for September 2016

September 14th - Monthly meeting at 7pm - Strathmore Paper Co. Presentation, Potluck and Summer Challenge Results
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102
Also Artist of the Month Terry Titus with his series of paintings "Women Aviators"
Summer Painting Challenge: There are two themes for you to choose from: Self-portrait or Las Vegas. Each member is invited to bring their finished painting to our September meeting. Winners will be selected by our judge Joyce Kasprczk,. Vice President of MaxArt Productions here in Las Vegas.

Upcoming Events for October 2016

October 5th - 2016 Fall Show DROP-OFF of ACCEPTED Paintings
Drop off will be October 5th from 12:00-1:30 pm.
Fall show is at the Sahara West Library at 9600 West Sahara, Las Vegas, NV 89117
from October 6, 2016 to November 29, 2016.
Entries were due August 31, 2016.

October 6th - 2016 Fall Show RECEPTION 5pm-6:30pm
at the Sahara West Library at 9600 West Sahara, Las Vegas, NV 89117
from October 6, 2016 to November 29, 2016.
Public Invited to see the beautiful works of the NVWS members!


October 10th and 11th - Lian Zhen Workshop Featuring Chinese Style Painting
(This workshop is full but there is a waiting list)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. each day
Place: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse / 2301 S. Valley View Blvd., LV
Cost: $185 for members, Non-member rate: $195

Description: Lian will share his intriguing style and technique of Chinese painting. He will instruct how to capture the expressive beauty and vitality of Chinese painting so that you may enhance your own watercolor paintings.
Supply list: Can be found at: www.lianspainting.com
NOTE: Lian will have ready made kits available for purchase for $35. A kit includes: 4 large rice papers (30"x50" each), 1 bottle of ink 100mg, one box set of small colors with 12 tubes, and 4 brushes from small to large.

To reserve your spot, send your check and contact information to:
Linda Smith
4180 Swept Plains Street
Las Vegas, NV 89129
email: lsmith.lv@outlook.com or call: 509-499-1156
*We have to meet a minimum number of participants 60 days in advance in order to host the workshop. Therefore, there are no refunds 60 days prior to the workshop, but if you need to cancel, feel free to sell your spot to someone who is interested.

October 12th - Monthly meeting at 7pm - Lian Zhen Demonstration
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for November 2016

November 1st - Western Fed ENTRIES DUE to Delegate
Western Fed Prospectus 2017

Our society's delegate contact information is: Elena Wherry
elenawherry@yahoo.com or phone: (702) 845-1241

November 9th - Monthly meeting at 7pm -
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

NOVEMBER 30th - 2016 Fall Show PICK-UP
Fall show is at the Sahara West Library at 9600 West Sahara, Las Vegas, NV 89117
from October 6, 2016 to November 29, 2016.
Pick up will be November 30th from 10:30 am to 12 pm.

Upcoming Events for December 2016

December 14th - Monthly meeting at 7pm -
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

December 20th - Western Fed Accepted notices emailed to delegates
Western Fed Prospectus 2017

Our society's delegate contact information is: Elena Wherry
elenawherry@yahoo.com or phone: (702) 845-1241

Upcoming Events for January 2017

January 11th - Monthly meeting at 7pm - Signature Show Entries DUE
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

January 20th - Western Fed Accepted Matted Paintings, bio and handling fee due to your society
Western Fed Prospectus 2017

Our society's delegate contact information is: Elena Wherry
elenawherry@yahoo.com or phone: (702) 845-1241

2017 Signature Show - Historic 5th Street School at 401 S. 4th St, LV, NV 89101
from March 9, 2017 to June 3, 2017.
Entries will be due on January 11, 2017.
Drop off is Monday March 6th 10am-noon
Reception is Thursday, March 9th 5:30 to 7:00om
Judge:TBD

Upcoming Events for February 2017


February 6,7,8th - Stan Miller workshop
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. each day
Place: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse / 2301 S. Valley View Blvd., LV
*Cost: Member Early Bird Rate: $315.00 (if paid in full by November 7th, 2016)
After November 7th: $340.00
Non-member rate: $365.00
*Still thinking? - $50.00 deposit will hold your spot

Description: Sharpen your Landscape, Portrait and Compositional Skills!!
Check out Stan's website: Stan Miller.net for more information


To reserve your spot, send your check, payable to NVWS, and contact information (phone number and email address) to:
Linda Smith
4180 Swept Plains Street
Las Vegas, NV 89129
email: lsmith.lv@outlook.com or call: 509-499-1156
*We have to meet a minimum number of participants 60 days in advance in order to host the workshop. Therefore, there are no refunds 60 days prior to the workshop, but if you need to cancel, feel free to sell your spot to someone who is interested. Checks will be cashed after the minimum number of participants has been met.

February 8th - Monthly meeting at 7pm - Spring Show Entries DUE
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for March 2017

March 6th - Signature Show Drop-off of Accepted Paintings
Location: Historic 5th Street School at 401 S. 4th St, LV, NV 89101
Time: 10am - noon

March 8th - Monthly meeting at 7pm -
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

March 9th - Signature Show Reception
Location: Historic 5th Street School at 401 S. 4th St, LV, NV 89101
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Upcoming Events for April 2017

April 3rd - Spring Show Drop-off of ACCEPTED Paintings
Green Valley Library at 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson, NV 89014.
Entry deadline was February 8th
Drop-off is Monday, April 3rd 10am-11:30am
Reception is Thursday, April 6th 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Judge is Stan Miller

April 7th - Western Fed Accepted Exhibition opens to the Public
Western Fed Prospectus 2017

Our society's delegate contact information is: Elena Wherry
elenawherry@yahoo.com or phone: (702) 845-1241

April 12th - Monthly meeting at 7pm -
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for May 2017

May 10th - Monthly meeting at 7pm - Potluck and Elections, Business meeting
Location: Spanish Oaks Clubhouse
2201 Spanish Oaks Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89102

Upcoming Events for June, July, August 2017

Summer Break - NO meetings in June, July or August