January Meeting Features Eric Weigardt

The monthly meeting of the Coachella Valley Watercolor Society (CVWS) begins at 7 PM on January 9, 2012 at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert at 73750 Catalina Way. The well-known artist Eric Wiegardt, an internationally recognized teacher of watercolor will be our demonstrator. Eric has taught his unique painting techniques to over 3,000 students in the US and internationally. With over 20,000 copies sold internationally, Eric Wiegardt’s book Watercolors Free & Easy has influenced countless artists. This promises to be an exciting dynamic demo. There is a $10 attendance fee for non-members.

Founded in 1989, the Coachella Valley Watercolor Society currently has over 240 members. Art shows and exhibits are offered to the community throughout the year in various Coachella Valley locations. CVWS is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, and each year donates grant money to youth organizations and groups who promote the use of watercolor as part of their art curriculum.

Please check our website at www.cvws.org for additional information or contact: Annette Fragasso: 760-776-9309 or anjfragasso@verizon.net