Due to the coronavirus, LGAA meetings are held online the Second Sunday of every month at 4:00pm. Normally they are held monthly on the Second Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00pm at 20 Cherry Blossom Lane at Congregation Shir Hadash in Los Gatos. It's a beautiful facility with ample parking and a wonderful meeting room. The meetings are free and open to the general public.See MAP for the location and directions.
General Meeting - Online
The format for the meetings includes
1) The raffle for the most recent month's Instagram Gallery entrants,
2) Member sharing news and art on-screen (optional), followed by
3) A short educational art video.
Meetings run approximately one hour.
A link will be posted here 30 minutes prior to the meeting
Current members may submit one piece of new art each month to be displayed in our Members' Gallery on Instagram. Entrants are eligible to win a $25 gift certificate for art supplies. A raffle is held at every general meeting and includes everyone who was in the previous month's exhibit.
To view the gallery, click on the Instagram button in the lower-right corner of this page, or see it on your cell phone's Instagram app @losgatosartassociation
The Plein Air group meets on Mondays at 9 a.m. to Noon.
May 10, Nola's Iris Garden, San Jose
May 17, Municipal Rose Garden, San Jose
At the paint sites, artists must wear face masks and practice social distancing. Click on the Plein Air page for details.
Each Tuesday at 11 a.m., those who painted at the previous day's Plein Air Meeting are invited to attend an online critique meeting in which artists may share their art on screen and discuss it with each other. If you'd like to attend, contact Annie Haines at firstname.lastname@example.org so she can send you the meeting link.
We are planning regular outings-either to places of scenic beauty or to art shows in spacious galleries where safe covid-19 protocols are enforced. At most venues we can also meet for lunch.
April 22, Calder-Picasso Exhibit at the deYoung Museum in San Francisco
Click on the Meetings page for details.
January is our usual membership renewal month. As of April 15th, only current members will be listed in the LGAA directory and continue to enjoy member benefits like Instagram gallery and member shows. For those who haven't done so yet, you can find the renewal information at Join page. You can pay by PayPal, or by check. Our mailing address is on the application form.