Calendar

 of the

Newton Watercolor Society 



                                              2019
                                           
ONGOING:


1st and 3rd Friday of the month 9:30am - noon we offer "Painting Together!" at the Newton Free Library** (330 Homer St, Newton), Maker's Space room (behind the Teen section, 1st floor). Bring your own painting supplies and reference photos


Portrait and clothed figurative watercolor paintings with live models!

Portraits on Fridays: Nov 22 + Dec 13 , always 9:30am – 11:30am

$10 model fee/each Friday; please sign up (8 spaces available) by sending an email at info@newtonwatercolorsociety.org

Location: Newton Free Library**, 330 Homer St, Maker’s Room (behind Teen Section)



EVENTS:





Sun    Dec 1       Deadline!      Call for Artists!

                                            For our annual NWS show next year,

                                                       we aim to present our paintings in the Newton

                                              Public Library gallery space.

                                                       The first step in the application is to present 12

                                                       paintings by different artists to the Library

                                                       Selection Board.

                                                       If you would like to be in this juried and judged

                                                       show at the Newton Public Library next year, and

                                                       already have the artwork that you would like to

                                                       show, please send us a .jpg of your original

                                                       watercolor painting.
                                             The deadline for this step in the process

                                                is Sunday, December 1st!

                                             Please email your .jpg and information

                                             to  info@newtonwatercolorsociety.org

Thank you!



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Coming in 2020:


Life Painting in the New Art Center will be in 2020 on Sunday afternoons:


Sun   Jan 12   1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*

                                              with instructor Adam Adkison

                                              ($10 model fee/ member)


Sun   Jan 26    1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*

                                               ($10 model fee/ member)


Sun   Feb   9    1pm - 3:30pm   Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*

                                              with instructor Adam Adkison

                                              ($10 model fee/ member)


Sun   Feb 23    1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*

                                               ($10 model fee/ member)


Sun   Mar  8    1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*

                                              with instructor Daniel Panero

                                              ($10 model fee/ member)


Sun   Mar 22   1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*

                                               ($10 model fee/ member)




Mar 26-28, 2020      Thu-Sat    3-Day workshop with Tony Couch

                                              Application can be downloaded here

                                              Location: St Jon's Church***


*         NAC = New Art Center is located at 61 Washington Park, Newtonville, MA       

**        Newton Public Library is located at 330 Homer St, Newton, MA

***     St. John's Church, 297 Lowell Ave, Newton, MA 02460



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Previously in 2019:

Sat  Jan 12    1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*
                                                   with instructor Adam Adkison
                                                   ($10 model fee/member)
                                          
Sat  Jan 26    1pm - 3:30pm   Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*
                                                   with instructor Adam Adkison
                                                   ($10 model fee/member)

Sat  Feb  9     1pm - 3:30pm   Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*
                                                    with instructor Daniel Panero
                                                    ($10 model fee/member)

Sat  Feb 23   1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*
                                                    with instructor Daniel Panero
                                                    ($10 model fee/member)

Sat  Mar  9    1pm - 3:30pm    Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*
                                                    with instructor Adam Adkison
                                                    ($10 model fee/member)

Wed  March 20                       Deadline - final date for submitting
                                            your jpg, tif or png for the 5th Annual
                                            NWS Show in May and June

Sat  Mar 23    1pm - 3:30pm   Life Drawing/Painting at the NAC*
                                                     with instructor Adam Adkison
                                                     ($10 model fee/member)

Fri  Apr 12  5:30 - 7:30pm     Spring Sunset Social at Donna's
                                            All members are invited to and informal
                                            social gathering at Donna's home

                                                     



Sat  May 11  1pm - 3pm     Plein Air Painting in Boston:
                                           Boston Public Garden
                                           Meet at the George-Washington-Statue


Mon -Th May 20-23, 2019      Workshop with Iain Stewart                                                       

Thu May 23    5pm - 7pm   Reception and Award Presentation

                                            of the 5th Annual NWS Show at the

                                           Dome Gallery, Reservoir Church,

                                           170 Rindge Ave, Cambridge



Sat  May 25   1pm -3:30pm    Plein Air Painting in Boston: Piers Park

                                            in East Boston, 95 Marginal St



Sun May 26    10am -1pm   Watercolor Live!

Mon May 27   10am -1pm   Watercolor Live! Plein-Air session in

(Memorial Day Weekend)              Newton Center; the general public and

                                            all members are invited to join us

May 5 - June 29, 2019          5th Annual NWS Show
                                           Theme: "Water"
                                           Dome Gallery in the Reservoir Church,
                                           170 Rindge Ave, Cambridge
                                                 
Sat   Jun  15     10am -1pm    Plein Air Painting in Boston with Norris
                                                                      Christopher Columbus park on the waterfront, next to  
                                                                      Marriott hotel.  Let’s plan to meet in the center of the
                                                                      park under the large wood rose trellis


Sat   Jun 29        cancelled!    Plein Air Painting in Boston
                                            cancelled due to rain and thunderstorm
                                            late morning and afternoon

Mon   Jul 1         11:59pm    Deadline for online submission of up to
                                            5 paintings for the printed calendar
                                            "Boston 2020"

Sat    Jul 13        Time: TBD    Plein Air Painting in Gloucester,
                                             North Shore 

Sat    Aug  3  10am-12:30pm  Plein Air in Quincy, South Shore


Fri     Aug 23       5pm-7pm     Summer Sunset Social
                                             at Joanna's in Natick
                                             Come and join us for a relaxed late
                                             afternoon chatting about the latest in
                                             the watercolor world and other things
                                             Pot-luck style; beverages will be served


Tue - Fri Sep 10 -13, 2019     Workshop with Eudes Correia

                                            Artist's website:

                                            www.eudescorreia.com


Sun   Sep  22   Noon - 5pm    Newtonville Village Day - Sales Tent

                                            Sell your matted paintings through our

                                            booth

Sat    Oct 19   3:30-5:30pm   Presentation by Andrew Kusmin,

                                             AWS

                                           Location: Auburndale Library, Auburn St



Sat    Nov  9       10am-1pm   Annual Meeting

                                            all previous, current and future

                                            members are invited


                                            Guest Demo by Gary Tucker


                                            Pot-Luck Luncheon: please bring a dish


                                            Location: St John's Church***,

                                            297 Lowell Ave, Newton


*         NAC = New Art Center is located at 61 Washington Park, Newtonville, MA       

***      Newton Public Library is located at 330 Homer St, Newton, MA

****    TBD - to be determined: check back later for detailed info

*****  UUSN - Unitarian Universalist Church Newton, 1326 Washington St, Newton

****** St. John's Church, 297 Lowell Ave, Newton, MA 02460

                                          
For information on our workshops, demonstrations, or joining the NWS,
please email info@newtonwatercolorsociety.org