Terry Albert Thumbnail Painting Terry Albert
Lois Athearn
Amy Zoe's Website click here Amy Zoe Bekier
Doris Bertch Art dotcom Doris Bertch
Bird of Paradise Lori Chase
Pat Dispenziere Watercolor Artist Pat Dispenziere
Linda Doll
Dee Durbin Website Dee Durbin
Marianne Elam's atercolors Marianne Elam
"Lady in the Shadows" by Sharon Ford Sharon Ford
Memories of Virginia II Jane Genet
Girl With Hibiscus by Lois Goodman Lois Goodman
Still Life Ruth Hohberg
The Artist Website of Patricia Hunter Patricia Hunter
Alan Katof Alan Katof
Carol Mansfield
La Vonne Misner LaVonne Misner
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Underwater Fantasy Janet Perkin
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Paula Prass original  artwork Paula Prass
The Art and Poetry of Mamto Sharma Mamta Sharma
91 Zen Garden Vita Sorrentino
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Congratulations to Linda Phillip, our 2016 San Diego Fair Winner $100 Awarded by the NCSFA for her oil painting "Waiting" pictured at right

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Vita Sorrentino's painting "San Andreas" won Best of Show 2017

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pictured at left: NCSFA Members' October 2016 Juried Show First Place
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ers' May 2016 Juried Show First Place

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Cheryl Boeller's "Lake Wohlford"
Vita Sorrentino "San Andreas"
Best of Show January 2017
Cheryl Boeller's "Lake Wohlford"
First Place October 2016
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Attention Seniors graduating in 2017 from Scripps Ranch HS or PUSD HS: Abraxas, Del Norte, Mt. Carmel,Poway, Rancho Bernardo HS, 4S HS, and Westview. If your are interested in pursuing studies in the visual arts,you are eligible for 2017 NCSFA Scholarship
Applications are available now. The deadline for receipt of the application is Monday, March 13, 2017 Application and information here

Next Meeting Tuesday, March 14th

Christine Bowman


12:30 social
1 pm meeting

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Christine Bowman's landscape pastel

Workshop Sign up for the 4th Tuesday of the month Naomi Lesberg: Tues Mar 28, 2017|Nancy Oleksa: Tues Apr 25, 2017
Naomi Lesberg "frog" oil pastel

Naomi Lesberg
“Oil Pastel”

Tuesday, March 28
12:30 - 3:30 pm
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Art Trip Saturday, April 8, Getty Center Sign Up Now!
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Art show trip 2017

Art Opportunities for our NCSFA members:
New updates added frequently to the Opportunities page. It's handy to have a "go-to" location to find local open shows. San Diego Fair, "Where the West is Fun" are found here. Am I missing any local Calls To Artists? Please contact Webmaster if you are aware of more local open "Call to Artists" not listed here.

Workshop Sign up for the 4th Tuesday of the month: Last workshop this year:
From the Train Station by Nancy Oleksa Nancy Oleksa
"Wet and Wild Color"

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
12:30 to 3:30 pm
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In Rememberance

Hal Mattly

One of our former members, Hal Mattly, died on January 17, 2017. After serving as Division Chief of Project Planning and Implementation for San Diego County and President of the San Diego Chapter of the American Institute of Planners, it was no wonder that after retirement, he would turn to architectural subjects in his watercolors.
He is survived by his wife, Marjory, also a former NCSFA member and artist and a family including two great-grandchildren.

At right: Hal's painting of Poway Library

Hal Mattly's painting of Poway Library


Doris Hodgson

Doris Hodgson, a former NCSFA mem-ber who died November 7, 2016, was the consummate renaissance artist; making use of the latest knowledge with many art forms.
She found time to volunteer for NCSFA, while giving wholeheartedly to her family.


At left: Doris' love of nature is apparent in her award-winning acrylic painting, "Cowboy Bridge”.

Doris' Hodson's acrylic painting "Cowboy Bridge"

Members 2017 Judged Show at the PCPA CLICK HERE to for more Award Images

Vita Sorrentino's painting "San Andreas" won Best of Show 2017

Pat Dispeziere's watercolor "Behind the Blue Door" won First Place

Best of Show
Vita Sorrentino
"San Andreas"

First Place
Pat Dispenziere
"Behind the Blue Doors"


Scholarships and Donations
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There is ample close-in parking with no steps.
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