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Art Opportunities
Call for Artists

Cheryl Boeller's "Lake Wohlford"

NCSFA Members Juried Show. October 2017
Escondido Municipal Gallery Complex: Expressions Gallery. Sue Ann Daffara and Pat Titus, Show Coordinators
262 E Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025, Open Tuesday and Thursday - Saturday, 11 am - 4 pm. Juried by

Pictured at left: First Place 2016: Cheryl Boeller, Lake Wohlford

Details here

Chronological Listings (in order, by deadlines):

The Oceanside Museum of Art invites NCSFA Members:
First Sunday of the month, 12:00-2:00pm. Coffee and Conversation with OMA Artist Alliancet, 704 Pier View Way, 92054. OMA is inviting the NCSFA

"First Sunday Coffee and Conversation" is a monthly event free for all artists and creatives. It's a chance to get together at the museum for casual mingling and networking over drinks and snacks. Our goal is to encourage artists to keep up with what's going on in the North County/greater San Diego arts community and to learn about arts organizations and other resources. No reservations are necessary.


Workshops offered by the NCSFA
Aug 29 2017 (OFFSITE RB Library) Janet Perkin ~ mixed media collage
Sept 26, 2017  Claire- Lise  Anderegg  ~   mixed media collage
October 24, 2017 Christine Bowman   ~   pastel on suede board
Feb 27, 2018 Sharon Ford  ~    painting on slates
March  27, 2018 Linda Doll ~  “Shadow and Light”
April 24, 2018 Chuck McPherson ~ "Abstract Workshop"

Escondido Municipal Gallery, EAP. September's "West Coast Fiber Arts". Deadline (Receiving): Fri ? or Sat ?. 11- 4 pm. Show Dates: Sep 8 - Oct 7. Details here


Escondido Municipal Gallery, EAP. October's "Re-imagined, a Betty Woodaman Memorial Exhibit". Deadline (Receiving): Fri ? or Sat ?. 11- 4 pm. Show Dates: Oct 13-Nov 4. Details here


Escondido Municipal Gallery, EAP. November's "Art Riot Uncensored". Deadline (Receiving): Fri ? or Sat ?. 11- 4 pm. Show Dates: Nov 10 - Dec 2. Details here


Escondido Municipal Gallery, EAP. December's "Summation". Deadline (Receiving): Fri ? or Sat ?. 11- 4 pm. Show Dates: Dec 8 - Jan 6. Details here



ONGOING

Ramona Library Quartlerly Juried Shows. Sponsored by the Ramona Art Guild . Must be Ramona or Julian residents. website

California Call for Artist listings here

NCSFA Membership: Renew or join now: your NCSFA membership until May 31, 2018. Your membership helps support the local arts with NCSFA's wide variety of programs, including this website. New membership or renewal

Go to onlinejuriedshows.com for NCSFA and other show opportunities.

Fallbrook Art Center: Our gallery store located in front of The Janice Griffiths Gallery
fronting on Main Street The Find will be open daily, even when the Fallbrook Art Center is closed during show set-upStore Hours:  Mon-Sat 10am-4pm | Sun 12-3pm  We are specifically looking for:Functional Art Pieces - ceramic, wood, glass, fiber, Wearable Art - jewelry, scarves, hand crafted greeting cards, journals & Photo AlbumsTo receive details on showing: thefind@fallbrookartcenter.org

Gallery/Studio Space: Distinction Gallery & Artist Studios, 317 E Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025. (760) 781-5779. distinctionart.com. Hours Thurs-Fri 12-5, Sat 10-5 & by appointment.

La Jolla Art Association: Whether you are a LJAA member or not, you can apply for a solo or a group show at the LJAA gallery, subject to availability. All the necessary information and application forms can be found here

City of San Marcos and San Marcos Art Association invite artists to exhibit at the Hearth Gallery, San Marcos Community Center, 3 Civic Dr. San Marcos 92069. Work displayed at 2 month intervals.More information.

City of Encinitas Arts Division oversees three civic galleries: the Civic Center Gallery, the Encinitas Library Gallery, and the Encinitas Community Center Gallery (with 2-D and 3-D exhibits at all locations). Applications for 2018 usually open January 2017 until the fall. The Arts Division is seeking artists to mount 56 exhibits in the city's three art galleries in 2017. Exhibit lengths are either 6 weeks or 2 months, depending on the location. No gallery commission. They promote your exhibit via print and social media, in the Encinitas Arts & Events Calendar, and e-Newsletter, that is sent to 16,500 subscribers each week. Onlne PDF application, email up to 10 JPG high res. images. The application and instructions are on the city website.

Access Arts' Art Deadline.com ongoing: click on ArtDeadline.com for income and exhibition opportunities for artists, including local and national juried artist competitions, grants, call for submissions, art jobs, art festivals, residencies, fellowships.

City of San Marcos Hearth Gallery. San Marcos Community Center, 3 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, 92069. 65 feet of gallery space. North County Artists wishing to exhibit work up to 60 days please click here for details.

Professional Artist: new opportunities posted regularly. Click here for link.

San Diego Art Institute, SDAI. Boutique space "Space 1439". Consignment for small works, one foot or less. Contact David Pena

Tuscan Sunrise coffee shop is right in Old Poway and looking to infuse local art in her coffee shop.  Anyone interested should contact her at 858-486-3500 or tuscan.sunrise@yahoo.com.  


Free Art Education Resources
Local Art Association Links

Please contact Web Administrator to link your local non-profit gallery or art association website to ours

Art Prof is a free, online educational platform for visual arts created by RISD Adjunct Professor Clara Lieu and Thomas Lerra from WGBH Boston. Their mission is to provide equal access to high quality art education for people of all ages and means. Art Prof provides a unique opportunity for a global community to access a free visual arts education for people of all ages and means. In most schools, visual arts programs are meager or simply do not exist. Private art classes and higher education programs are not affordable for most people. Art Prof offers online art courses, online critiques and much more.
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Art Prof: a free online art education platform

Useful tool: for figure studies check out www.posemaniacs

Online Art Gallery: WikiGallery

Storage Shed: Contact Lori Chase, Valerie Raymond or Jan Bowersox to borrow the key for the shed. The NCSFA has many items available to loan, includng table easels. A large painting storage rack is available for purchase--$200 or best offer.

Escondido Arts Association. The EAA is Escondido's oldest art organization, offering monthly member shows. Read more

San Diego Fellow Calligraphers click here Guests are always welcome at the General Meetings, usually held on the Friday prior to the second weekend of each month, September through June, at various locations throughout San Diego County. 

San Diego Watercolor Society read more

Artists wanted for membership: art gallery in La Jolla . For more information email arthurball@aol.com

San Diego Visual Arts Network website and mailing list for opportunities: Click Here to add your name. They request a $5 donation. Check out their website

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