Joe Cibere Workshop

This month we welcome Joe Cibere to host us for a 2-day workshop on Saturday and Sunday, January 20-21, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

 Joe Cibere is signature member of the National Watercolor Society and his painting style demonstrates his love of nature and wilderness. His”abstract realism” paintings integrate strong design and balance with a sense of illusion and have appeared in “Watercolor Magazine” and in the International Artists book “The Watercolor Sky and Cloud Techniques of 23 International Artists”. His work is also part of both corporate and private collections.

Joe has been a guest demonstrator at several area art organizations and conducts workshops on watercolor technique throughout the year. Joe has also studied with several acclaimed watercolor artists including: Tony Couch, Nita Engle, Tom Fong, Katherine Ghang Liu, Stephen Quiller, Thomas Schaller and Karen Vernon.

Visit Joe on the Web

Cost is $120 for members, $160 for non-members.

To register, send email to selinacheng@valleywatercolorsociety.org.

January Membership Meeting and Pot Luck

January’s membership meeting includes a pot-luck! Bring anything you’d like to share. Meeting begins at 7:00 pm, but Meet & Greet and chow down starts at 6:30 pm.

This month we welcome Joe Cibere to demonstrate for us. Joe is signature member of the National Watercolor Society and his painting style demonstrates his love of nature and wilderness. His”abstract realism” paintings integrate strong design and balance with a sense of illusion and have appeared in “Watercolor Magazine” and in the International Artists book “The Watercolor Sky and Cloud Techniques of 23 International Artists”. His work is also part of both corporate and private collections.

Visit Joe on the web.

Meetings are open to members and non-members ($5.)

Paint-Out at Lake Balboa

Please call Paula Diggs at 818 223 9153 to let her know you are coming. Bring a sandwich or a packed lunch. Paula will also bring a treat to share.

Paint-Out at Paramount Ranch

This is site of many movies and TV shows. Dr Quinn, Medicine Woman was just one of them. Many movie type scenes to inspire your painting. We have an old saloon, jail, hotel, store, railroad station, plus other structures in addition to mountains, trees and stream to place in our compositions. Park near western town and walk over bridge into town.

Email David Deyell at watercolorists@netzero.net if you think you’ll come and he’ll keep a lookout for you.