Category Archive: Workshops

2018 CVWS Workshops

The information and sign up forms  for each of next years’ workshops can be found below. Reserve your spot early with a deposit. You won’t want to miss either of these fabulous opportunities to expand your watercolor skills. Mark Mehaffey Jan 9-12th, 2018  Tom Francesconi  March 13-16 2018


To see the flyer, click here: Flyer Sterling Edwards Feb 14-17 2017 (1)  Sold Out!

Stephen Quiller Workshop March 17th-21st SOLD OUT!

March 17th-21st           Stephen Quiller (5-day)   Color Theory and the Plein Air Experience….with Stephen Quiller! This workshop is plein air for 3 days and in-studio for 2 days at the Best Western, Palm Desert. CVWS will host a Stephen Quiller workshop March 17th – 21st, 2014…. 5 day workshop… Monday and Friday will be in-studio…at Best Western, …

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Pat Dews Workshop Feb 11 – 14, 2014

It is unusual to have the opportunity to take a class from an abstract artist…if you have not tried to paint abstract, and want to… Don’t miss this opportunity to get started painting abstract…we have a couple of her DVD’s in our CVWS library… Get started…and sign up for Pat Dews’ 4-day workshop with us …

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Tony van Hasselt to Demostrate at March Meeting

Tony van Hasselt

Tony van Hasselt, A.W.S.  As a plein air watercolorist, van Hasselt’s impressionistic style and clear, deft strokes tell a visual story with emphasis on strong patterns of light and shade. Be it a rural landscape, a coastal view or scenes from some distant painters paradise, the viewer will share in its excitement of color and …

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Pat Kodet Offers Transparent Watercolor Class

Pat Kodet Transparent Watercolors class

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 …

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