Terry Albert Thumbnail Painting Terry Albert
Amy Zoe's Website click here Amy Zoe Bekier
Doris Bertch Art dotcom Doris Bertch
Shant Beudjekian Shant Beudjekian
Cuymaca Lake Field Study 2 Coko Brown
Bird of Paradise Lori Chase
Pat Dispenziere Watercolor Artist Pat Dispenziere
Dee Durbin Website Dee Durbin
"Lady in the Shadows" by Sharon Ford Sharon Ford
Memories of Virginia II Jane Genet
Nitya Grantz Nitya Grantz
Holly Hertig presents website: Holly Hertig
Still Life Ruth Hohberg
Rose Irelan
Rose Irelan Fine Art

Rose Irelan Art School workshops
Rose Irelan Atelier
The Images of Alan Katof Alan Katof
Nancy Kempf Fine Art
Nancy Kempf

Carol Mansfield
La Vonne Misner LaVonne Misner's book
Moses Muturi Moses Muturi
La Jolla Sunset

Joyce Nash

Karen Nephew Landscape Karen Nephew
Underwater Fantasy Janet Perkin
click here for Kathryn Peterson
The Art and Poetry of Mamto Sharma Mamta Sharma
91 Zen Garden Vita Sorrentino
Shanna Stanton Website Shanna Stanton
Artwork by Lydia Velarde Lydia Velarde
Website for Claudia Verciani Claudia Verciani
Artwork by Gary Walker Gary Walker
The Art of Linda Ellis-Watson Linda Ellis-Watson
"Spring Gardens" by Bonnie Williams Bonnie Williams
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Van Gogh: Poplars at St Remy

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Van Gogh to Kandinsky
with Cezanne, Matisse, Delauney, Kirchner and others in-between

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After expenses are met, any roceeds go directly to our scholarship funds
Painting with White Border

September NCSFA Workshop 
Rose Irelan

“Figurative Impressions: Painting the Figure”

Friday, September 19th,
9:30am – 12 pm noon    

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pictured right Rose Irelan's "Life is Good"

"Life is Good" by Rose Irelan
Poway Park Paint Out
SDWS invites NCSFA Members
Sat Sept 13
Old Poway Park
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NCSFA Informal Critique ( Members-Only)
Thursday, September 18th
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NCSFA Members Juried Show Opportunity!!
Escondido Municipal "Expressions" Gallery
November 2014
Juried by Wendy Wilson
Reception Saturday Nov 8th, 5:30-8 pm
262 E Grand, Escondido
Preregistered and pre-paid Entries to be hand carried Saturday, Nov 1, 11am-1pm, for jurying--no digital images for this show
see opportunity below for a related Juried Show opportunity
Click here to register NOW! or for more information

entering the Juried November Show at the Escondido Municipal Gallery

Participating members have a new opportunity to have demos or workshops in the NCSFA's gallery spaces any time between Nov 11 and Nov 28 during gallery hours (Tues, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 11- 4 pm). There will be no additional charge for this space use.  
The demos/workshops will be announced on both the Escondido Municipal Gallery and NCSFA websites. 

 If interested in more information, please e-mail Jo-Lind Eckstein, Show Chair.  
The time and space available for this is limited, so do let her know as soon as possible to reserve a spot.   
Rose Irelan "Summer Colors"

2014-2015 NCSFA Workshops at a Glance:
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th, 9.30am – 12 noon........Rose Irelan SIGN UP or learn more
“Figurative Impressions: Painting the Figure”

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31st, 12.30pm – 3.30pm...........Nancy Oleksa SIGN UP or Learn More
“Painters’ RX for Success                                            
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 12.30pm – 3.30pm.............Jan Bowersox & Sharon Ford
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“Small Art Works for the Holidays”
FRIDAY, JANUARY 23rd, 2015 12.30 – 3.30PM.......Janet Perkin
“Mixed Media Collage”

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27th, 12.30PM – 3.30PM........Margaret North
“Journals and Sketching Books”

MARCH tba..............................................................Kathryn Peterson, Lori Chase & Andrea Saenz

“Computers, Art, and YOU”

.Rose Irelan's:"Summer Colors"
The NCSFA award for Dave Sherrill for "Renee With Mannequins"
NCSFA Supports the Arts in our Community
NCSFA awarded $100 and a
membership at the San Diego Fair

to Dave Sherrill, for his oil painting titled: "Ranae with Mannequins"
Congratulations and welcome to the NCSFA, Dave!
NCSFA Members Only: Plein Air Exhibit
Bernardo Heights Community Center
through September
Show moves to the Poway Library for October and November
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Plein Air Show
featuring Karen Vincent, Bonnie Williams, Cheryl Boeller, Marlene Tague
on view at the Poway Library, 13137 Poway Road through September


NCSFA Open Juried Show Opportunity!!
Poway Center for Performing Arts
April 2015
Reception Sunday Apr 12th
Load-in Mar 27 Load-out Apr 28Juried by Elaine Harvey Elaine is a signature member of The National Watercolor Society, Rocky Mountain Water media Society, San Diego Watercolor Society, The Western Federation of Watercolor Societies, and Watercolor West. Elaine has juried many shows throughout the United States. Elaine’s paintings
and observations on painting have appeared repeatedly inside and also on the cover and editorial page of The Artist’s Magazine and in a number of books and articles by her fellow artists and arts writers. Her paintings appear in public and private collections throughout the United States and consistently in the Gallery and permanent collection of San Diego Watercolor Society.

Digital Entries via (check back for uploading dates)


Five Talented Scholarship Winners Awarded $2700
Your membership and generous donation support allowed the NCSFA to award $2700 this year
Please see our scholarship page to read about these talented graduating seniors
Go to our Scholarships & Donations page

Please consider supporting our Effort-Free Fundraiser:
We are committed to support our scholarship fund by donations and with Art Trips
Please consider donating--any amount is appreciated and is 100% tax deductible

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Summer Daze by Michael Perrone

Our Award Winners at the 2014 NCSFA Open Juried Show
Juried by Cathy Carey

Click here for images of all winners and accepted entries

Best in Show: Michael Perrone : "Summer Daze" Pictured at far left
See below for first and second place winners

"Howl" by Cheryl Boeller An Extra Slice of Lemon by Karen Howard
Shipmate by Karen Yee
"Sunspots" by Janet Perkin
1st Place:Landscape/Exterior
Cheryl  Boeller

1st Place:Interiors/Still Life:
Karen Howard
"An Extra Slice of Lemon"
1st Place: All Figurative/ Portrait: Karen Yee
1st Place: Non-Objective/ Surreal
Janet Perkin

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NCSFA members ($26 membership fee) may advertise one personal studio, workshop or class per month on the website's Workshops page. Allow Web Administrator one month advance notice for advertising.

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