2019 LGAA Officers

President: John Giannotti
Vice President: Jane Loomis
Recording Secretary: Elke Groves
Treasurer: Jim Camp
Corresponding Secretary: Nina Bricker
Membership: Leslie Landers
Newsletter Editor: Position Open
Webmaster: Marilyn Loomis
Parliamentarian: Maralyn Miller
Historian: Position Open

Committee Chairs

Awards: Scott Holtslander & Betty McGuire
Programs: Elwira Maszara
Publicity: Jane Loomis
Plein AIr: Rebecca White
NUMU Liason: Elke Groves

Opportunities & Classes

Nina Bricker's "My Spring Drawing In The Evening" class at Los Gatos Adult Recreation Center in Los Gatos will start on March 26, Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 for 8 weeks.

For info or to register, call 408-354-8700 or contact Nina Bricker, or lgsrecreation.org.

John Giannotti teaches a 6-week Intermediate Watercolor Class Mondays April 1, from 5:00 to 7:00 JCC. A 6-week Beginning Watercolor Class starts on Wednesdays April 3 from 5:00 to 7:00. See JCC for cost and registration: www.apjcc.org.

May Shei: Chinese Painting with May Shei (all levels) 03/11/2019 - 04/22/2019, Mon. 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Pacific Art league Main Gallery, 668 Ramona Street, Palo Alto
Chinese Painting with May Shei (all levels) 03/14/2019 - 04/25/2019, Thursday 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Art & Craft room, Cupertino senior center 50+ program
Chinese Painting Demo, Sunnyvale Art Club 03/23/2019, Thursday 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sunnyvale Community Center, Gallery/Arts building, 550 Remington Ave, Sunnyvale.
Chinese Painting Demo, East Valley Art Club June/20/2019, Thurs. 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Fellowship Hall, Foothill Presbyterian Church, 5301 McKee Road, San Jose, CA 95127

Jill Pipkin teaches beginning digital photography at Santa Clara Adult Education at 1840 Benton St. in Santa Clara. The class is focused on learning how to use the options/controls on the camera to give you a picture you won't have to work on with Editing Software like PhotoShop, etc. The next class begins on March 6 at 6:30 pm - 9 pm. There are four classes, and one field trip is included. The cost is $95. This class is followed by an advanced class beginning on April 24 - 5/15.
To register call the school at 408 423 3500. You can also view the class in detail at santaclaraadulted.org under Photography. Please call me at 408 309 2486 for questions - only two spots left!


ArtNow Exhibition
Thursday, March 21, 2019 12:00 PM
Sunday, May 5, 2019 1:00 PM
ArtNow is an annual juried Santa Clara County high school art exhibition and educational program, presented by New Museum Los Gatos (NUMU). The ArtNow Exhibition and supporting programs offer opportunities for high school student artists, from Palo Alto to Gilroy, to gain real-world experience in participating in a juried museum exhibition. Each year, a new theme is chosen for the exhibition and students are asked to submit works based on that theme. $10,000 in scholarships and awards are given to participating students.

Circle of Truth
Friday, October 19, 2018 11:00 AM
Monday, March 11, 2019 5:00 PM
The Circle of Truth Project was launched in 2009 and completed in 2016. The exhibition makes its debut at NUMU on October 18, 2018 and runs through March 10, 2019.

Warren Chang
Thursday, January 31, 2019 11:00 AM
Sunday, April 14, 2019 5:00 PM

Portrait Drawing Workshop: Oliver Sin
March 23 - 24, 2019 | 10:00am to 5:00pm | Two Days. Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced

Local Links

Art Museums/Galleries
New Museum Los Gatos (NUMU)
The San Jose Museum of Art
Gallery Saratoga
Triton Museum of Art
Anno Domini
Works San Jose Gallery
Institute of Contemporary Art
Palo Alto Art Center
Santa Clara University
MACLA (Center for Latino Arts)

Art Leagues and Associations
Campbell Artists Guild
Fine Arts League of Cupertino
Coastal Arts League (Half Moon Bay)
Fremont Art Association
Los Altos Art Club
Northern California Art Fusion
Pacific Art League
Saratoga Contemporary Artists
Santa Clara Valley Watercolor Society
Santa Cruz Art League
Silicon Valley Arts Coalition
Sunnyvale Art Club
Valle del Sur Art Guild

Marketing for Artists
Absolute Arts
Art Storm
red dot blog
Wet Canvas