January 27, 2018 CAG meeting. Demonstrator: Jane Ferguson, encaustic

Filed under: Meetings on December 11, 2017 7:39 pm

January 27, 2018
TIME: 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: First Congregational Church at 1980 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose
There is a $2 charge at the door for room rental.

  • Membership Renewals Due (Active: $22.50, Associate: $11.25)
  • 2017 Artist-of-the-Year Competition
  • BEGIN 2018 Artist-of-the-Month Competition
  • Spring Theme Project: Still Life
  • Demonstrator: Jane Ferguson, encaustic

December 2, 2017 CAG meeting, annual Holiday Potluck Party

Filed under: Meetings on October 20, 2017 3:49 am

DATE: December 2, 2017
TIME: 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: First Congregational Church at 1980 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose
There is a $2 charge at the door for room rental.

Our annual Holiday Potluck Party will include the exchange of Artist’s Trading Cards (ATCs). Start creating these little gems now – no more than
three trading cards per person and each card must be an original (no duplicates).

Members are asked to bring their designated dish to share (with serving utensil if needed), your personal eating utensils and plate. Hospitality
will provide beverages, cups and napkins. Please check your email for the updated Hospitality Roster from Hospitality Co-chairs Serena Murray and Smruti Kurse for your designated dish to bring.

We will also share our creations for the Autumn Group Project. Your art must be dry and ready to handle.

Election of Officers for 2018 will take place and we will hold the final Artist-of-the-Month and Blue Ribbon Gallery competitions for 2017.

Also at this meeting:

• Artist’s Trading Cards Exchange (max. 3 original cards per person)
• Pat Jimenez watercolor raffle ends

October 28, 2017 CAG meeting, demonstrator Denis Wik, stained glass

Filed under: Meetings on September 28, 2017 1:36 am

DATE: October 28, 2017
TIME: 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: First Congregational Church at 1980 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose
There is a $2 charge at the door for room rental.

• Nomination of Officers for 2018

• Competitions held this month

• Pat Jimenez watercolor raffle continues

• Demonstrator: TBD

19th Annual Art Show Ribbon Recipients

Filed under: Uncategorized on September 27, 2017 3:46 am

 

Oil


First – Hangin’ Out • Barb Overholt (far right)
Second – The Red Door • Barb Overholt (far right)

 


Third – Kudish Man • Faranik Sinai

 

Acrylic • Monoprints


First and Best of Show – Eagle Woman • Denis Wik

 


Second – Lake View • Annie Olander

 


Third – Central Park • Liyuza Eisbach

 

Watercolor


First – Brothers • Mayumi Schmidt

 


Second – Snow Peak • Al Giraudo


Third – Notre Dame • Frieda Tesler

 

Mixed Media


First – Capitola Outburst • Robert Kambak

 


Second – Fields of Gold • Frieda Tesler

 


Third – Cosmic Dust 1 • Diann Klink

 

Charcoal • Ink • Graphite


First – My Mother • Smruti Kurse

 

Alternate Mediums (pyrography)


First – Millet Bread Maker • Smruti Kurse

September 23, 2017 CAG meeting, demonstrator Christine Crozier

Filed under: Meetings on September 19, 2017 1:25 am

DATE: September 23, 2017
TIME: 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: First Congregational Church at 1980 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose
There is a $2 charge at the door for room rental.

• Competitions continue

• Pat Jimenez watercolor raffle begins

• Demonstrator: Christine Crozier