2014 Annual Show
First Place Award
"Village at Alaska"
Prayong Deeing

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2014-15 CFWS

Other Workshops:

CFWS Cindy Sturla will be offering to first time watercolor painters, an "Intro to Watercolor" Tuesday, Sept. 2 at Gallery on First, 211 E. First Street, Sanford 10:30 - 3:30 (with a one hour lunch break). Materials will be provided. A four week beginners class will follow on Tuesdays 1:30 - 4:30. An Intermediate WC class starts Friday, Sept 5 10:00 - 1:00 and continues through the fall. We will be doing plein air outtings starting mid-October. For prices and more information contact Cindy at csturlaart@gmail.com or 407-365-8748.

CFWS Stewart Jones is continuing watercolor workshops in his Gallery in Sanford. Two Saturdays each month a different topic and subject will be demonstrated. Each workshop participant will work along as the demonstration is completed step-by-step. Students may elect to take one session or more. Please register in advance by email: StewartJonesArt@cfl.rr.com or by calling 407.462.6973.

New Ideas in Watercolor and Acrylic are necessity since the new rules apply in the Florida Watercolor Society, CFWS Nancy McDonald is teaching the combination of the two medias. She worked in Acrylic for many years doing research in acrylics before they were even on the market in the USA. Watercolor is my media but now combining them is a wonderful idea. Join the class..$7.00 each class... correct change please. Tuesdays 9 am. to 1 pm... great lighting, big tables, one story building, no stairs. In The Fran Carlton Center, 11 Forrest Avenue in Apopka... just off RT.44. Call for reserved space... 407.464.6724. Join us after class for out to lunch.

CFWS Roberta Lerman Watercolor Classes has some openings in her art and watercolor class on Wednesdays from 1:00 to 3:30. The classes are ongoing, not divided into sessions, and take place at the Maitland Senior Center, Maitland Avenue. There is a demo at the beginning of each class. For more information, call

CFWS Karen Bowden offers 2-hour acrylic painting classes on most weekends every month. You can register online. Please see the Class Schedule for details and information.

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The Central Florida Watercolor Society meets monthly (September-May), sponsors monthly Plein Air outings, organizes four workshops per membership year, and occasional bus trips to area events. An annual juried member show is the highlight of the season, and other exhibit opportunities in Orlando
and surrounding communities are made available to members.

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When & Where

2014-15 Event/Description


September 7
Maitland Pres Church

Membership Meeting
"What I Did This Summer"
Members to display paintings, introduction of new board members, review upcoming events.

Board will supply snacks
October 5
Maitland Pres Church
Membership Meeting
DEMO: Digital Photographing your Work
Jane Brinkerhoff
November 2
Germain Marvel at MAC
Membership Meeting
DEMO: Tom Jones - Watercolor
November 3-5
Germain Marvel at MAC
Tom Jones - Watercolor Technique
see details
November 5 Deadline for submitting your entry into
2015 CFWS Annual Show
see details

December 7
Germain Marvel at MAC

Membership Meeting
Holiday Celebration and Member Show

January 5, 2015
Germain Marvel at MAC

Membership Meeting
DEMO: Mike Malloy
January 7
Leu Gardens

Accepted Paintings Drop Off

Jan. date to be determined
Leu Gardens
February 1
Germain Marvel at MAC
Membership Meeting
DEMO: Lian Zhen - Jurist
February 2-4
Germain Marvel at MAC
Lian Zhen- Watercolor Technique
February 4
Leu Gardens
Reception and Awards
March 1
Germain Marvel at MAC
Membership Meeting
DEMO: Prayong Deeying
April 12
Germain Marvel at MAC
Membership Meeting
DEMO: Steve Rogers
April 13-15
Germain Marvel at MAC
Steve Rogers- Watercolor Technique
April 22
Leu Gardens
Show Ends - Painting Pick Up Time TBD
May 3 Year End Social
Installation of new Officers/Art Sale

(Details for events will be posted as they are finalized.)