Calendar - 2018

2018 Calendar

January 3rd - 10:00 am Meeting at Lakes at Litchfield; Intro of new board members.  Program: "How to Set Up A FineArt America Account for Posting and Selling Artwork" by Pat Mariano.

February 7th - 10:00 am Meeting at Lakes at Litchfield; "Digital Photographs of Members' Paintings" presented by Keith Meiere. 

February 26th - "Entry Deadline for Wilmington Juried Spring Show" 

March 1st - Deadline for Waccamaw Arts and Crafts Guild Annual Juried Exhibit (WACG)

March 7th - 10:00 am Meeting at Lakes at Litchfield; Presentation and Discussion - Steering Committee for GCWS Rules and Guidelines for Annual Rice Museum Exhibit.

April 4th - 10:00 am Meeting at The Lakes at Litchfield; "World Renowned Artist Hildreth Meiere" presented by her cousin and GCWS member, Keith Meiere.

April 4th - Delivery date for Lakes at Litchfield Exhibit.

April 8th - 3 - 5 pm - Reception - Member Exhibit at Lakes at Litchfield.

April 7 - 15 - Wilmington Art Association 36th Annual Juried SPRING ART SHOW AND SALE.

April 17,18,and 19 - Betty Brown 3-day workshop.
Location:  Inlet Square Mall in Murrells Inlet

April 26th - Island Art Gallery Show deadline for submissions.  See details on the Announcements page.

April 27th - Deadline to enter On-Line Digital South Carolina Watercolor Society show. Judge Toni Elkins, NWS 

April 28th - Art Under the Oaks - Fundraiser for Tara Hall for Boys.  Sponsored by Seaside Framing & Photography. All Day event - Bi-Lo Shopping Center, Pawleys Island.

May 2nd -  10:00 am Meeting at Lakes at Litchfield.  Program: "Preparing Art for Exhibits" by Kelly Atkinson

May 4th - 5:00 - 7:30 pm Island Art Gallery Annual Spring Show/Sale and Open House - "The Magic of the Ordinary," One painting per GCWS member allowed. See Announcements page for details.

May 19th - Plein Air Paint out competition sponsored by the South Carolina Watercolor Society.  The event will launch at 9:00 am from the Newberry Art Center at 1200 Main St., Newberry, SC. Open to all members.  $10 entry fee.  Artists can paint the town of Newberry and some special locations will be set up for artists as well.  Paintings will be delivered for judging at 3:30 pm followed by an awards ceremony and reception.  

June 6th -  10:00 am Meeting at the Beach (Exact location TBD).  Program: "Plein Air Beach Washes" by Brenda Lawson.

July: Summer Break
August: Summer Break

September 5th - 10:00 am Meeting at The Lakes at Litchfield "What Judges Look for in Award Winning Paintings" by Fritz Kapraum.

October 3rd - 10:00 am Meeting at the Lakes at Litchfield. Program: "Printing a Book of Your Artwork" by Nicholas Mariano.

October 17th - 10:00 - 4:00 Fall Workshop - Painting on Yupo - led by Paula Robertson will be held at the Litchfield Country Club.  Fee is $80 plus your lunch at the club.  Click here for additional information and application. Space is limited. 

November 7th - 10:00 am Meeting at the Lakes at Litchfield. Program: "Encaustics" by Midge Ovenshire.

December 3rd - Drop-off of artwork (10:30 am - 4:00 pm) for members entering the 2018 GCWS Annual Art Exhibit & Sale at The Rice Museum 

December 5th - 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at The Abbey, Pawleys Island.  Ice Cream Social and Business Meeting. 

December 8th - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Opening Reception and Awards Presentation for the 2018 GCWS Annual Art Exhibition & Sale at The Rice Museum, Georgetown, SC.  Show ends January 5th, 2019.


January 7th - Pick up of Artwork at The Rice Museum during business hours.

January 9th - 10:00 am Meeting at Lakes at Litchfield. (Program TBD).  Election of Officers for 2019.

February 6th - 10:00 am Meeting at Lakes at Litchfield. (Program TBD)

March 19,20,21 - 3 day workshop with artist Anne Hightower Patterson.  Location:  Litchfield Country Club.  More details to follow. 

No comments: