You can download the calendar in the Newsletter under Links below
Reminder: All meetings are from 7:00 to 9:00pm at Kyle Centre - behind the PoMo Art Centre.
From September through November, we meet every Monday except statutory holidays.
In December we have our Christmas Break party.
From January to May, we meet every week except for statutory holidays. In June we have our Summer Break party.
Ten attended meetings between October 1st to September 30th are required to display in the Fall Show Category One. Signing the Attendance sheet passed at each meeting is our record of your attendance. There are several categories of the Fall show that do not require minimum meeting attendance. Please read your show information CAREFULLY before you start painting for the show!!!
|2017 - 2018 calendar|
Topics and Deadlines - Please mark your calendar!!
|September||4||Meeting||No Meeting - Labour Day|
|11||Business Meeting||Forms available for Annual Show|
|18||Guest Artist||Val Nelson: instructor at Emily Carr university - a must see Picture exchange: ERH - 9:30 am: Contact John Hansen 604-941-2304 and The Club exchange 9:30 to 11 am Contact Vicki Allesia 604-469-1218|
|25||Workshop||Bring Oil Paints? Contact Diane Norrie 604-828-2985 for details|
|October||2||Business Meeting||ONLY night for Annual Show registration and fees for ALL CATEGORIES - Also submit titles and prices for show catalogue entries. Make sure all your catalogue information is completed correctly—no changes after this night. No entry fees for any category accepted after this date. If you are away, get someone to bring your entry form and fees. Paperwork (not fees) for categories 2, 3 & 5 is submitted Nov. 2. Voting on NOM (new bylaws)|
|16||Guest Artist||John Capitano, with a masters degree in art, doing acrylic demoing in Technicolour everything from the kitchen sink to hydrangeas.|
|23||Workshop||“Don’t be afraid of colour”|
|November||2||Annual Show||Take in paintings A-L 7:00-7:30 M-Z 7:30-8:00 Do not come early, you will just have to wait. Bring paperwork for Category 2, 3 & 5 entries.|
|3||Annual Show||50th Annual Show – Afternoon - set up and preparation for kitchen. Evening– 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Doors open at 7:30 p.m. SHARP Guest Speakers opens show at 8:00 p.m.|
|4||Annual Show||10:00 am – 5:00 pm refreshment committee arrive early to make coffee etc. Unframed table to be set up prior to 10:00 am|
|5||Annual Show||10:00 am – 5:00 pm **All members must assist with clean up|
|6||Annual Show||Show Committee Heads attend Show Port Mortem Meeting- -No regular meeting|
|13||No meeting||Kyle Centre is closed, meeting postponed.|
|20||Business meeting||show review and committee reports|
|27||Guest Artist||Agata Teodorowicz ; She has a masters degree in Visual Arts and is a long-time Art Instructor at PMAC. Demo in dry wax|
|30||Membership||All membership renewals must be received by 30th - post dated cheque or mail|
|December||4||Christmas New Year||Wind up meeting - Time and location and details TBA ; All the best from the Board of Directors|
|January||1||No Meeting||New Years Day Holiday Monday|
|8||Business Meeting||Intake of new members, Introduction of NOM‟s (if any)|
|15||Demo||Fran Friesen – Alcohol Ink on I.U. Paper / Tile / Plastic Paper|
|22||Workshop||Alcohol Ink – Products available at Opus|
|29||Demo||Lynn Bradford – Enamel Fantasy Moon Paint|
|February||5||Business Meeting||7:00 to 8:00 p.m.: shop & swap 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm|
|12||No Meeting||Family Day|
|19||Demo||Anne Willsie (from Kelowna) – Modern Day Impressionist Oil Painting|
|March||5||Business Meeting||... and Annual General Meeting (voting in Directors and any NOM‟s)|
|12||Workshop||Oil Painting with Wax (based on Agata‟s November Demo)|
|19||Demo||Victor Goertz – Dramatic Landscapes (with high contrast)|
|26||Demo||Veronica Foster – Sculpture on Canvas using cement|
|April||2||No Meeting||Easter Monday|
|9||Business Meeting||Intake of new members|
|16||Workshop||Alan Boullard Coute – Life Model Drawing|
|23||Demo||Randy Green – Painting Miniatures|
|May||7||Business Meeting||Informal Critique after meeting|
|14||Demo||Quality Control Demo’s: Jack Prasad - Matting your art work. (Bring matt board) - Backing your art work. (Bring one sided razor, brown paper, double sided tape)|
|21||No Meeting||Victoria Day|
|28||Plein Air Workshop||... (Weather permitting) or Still Life (Indoors)|
|June||4||Wind up meeting||TBA|
|Enjoy the summer and remember first meeting is September 10, 2018|