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CALENDAR OF EVENTS - Subject to change

3 PLY OR N95-TYPE MASKS MUST BE WORN INDOORS AND FULLY COVER THE NOSE AND MOUTH FOR ALL OUR EVENTS. 

Wednesday, January ???, 2023 - January FKWCS MEETING - Main Gallery of Marathon Community Theater - 10:00 AM (Board of Directors meets at 9:00 AM) Please wait in Lobby until BOD has completed their meeting - 3 PLY OR N95-TYPE MASKS MUST BE WORN INDOORS AND FULLY COVER THE NOSE AND MOUTH FOR ALL OUR EVENTS - Tables will be kept at Safe Distancing

January 18, 19, 20, 2023 Susan Convery Workshop - TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT FOR OUR WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP IN MARATHON, FLORIDA IN THE FLORIDA KEYS, PLEASE CONTACT US AT DOTTMCF@HOTMAIL.COM - All pending Covid and Safety of course - We have renowned Artist Susan Convery scheduled for JANUARY 2023 for a 3-day Workshop at San Pablo Hall for JANUARY 18, 19, 20, 2023.

Set up on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:00 AM.

Cost is $? for members and $? for non-members….check made out to FKWCS and mailed to Dottie.

This is a wonderful opportunity for all to have a long-awaited workshop while enjoying each other's company.

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN THE WORKSHOP?

All participants MUST BE VACCINATED! PLEASE PROVIDE PROOF OF VACCINATION BEFORE THE START OF THE WORKSHOP UPON ENTRY.

3 PLY OR N95-TYPE MASKS MUST BE WORN INDOORS AND FULLY COVER THE NOSE AND MOUTH FOR ALL OUR EVENTS 

The Workshop will be much smaller this season

NOW is the time to SIGN UP if you are interested.

Dottie is requesting that you contact her to let her know if you want to sign up. dottmcf@hotmail.com

Dottie needs to know…. And the artist also needs to know if there are enough interested students signing up… so The Society can finalize all details and plans.

THIS is the time to SIGN UP!

We have a number of artists already on Dottie’s list…. So jump on board!

Please email Dottie at dottmcf@hotmail.com ASAP TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE.

However if for some reason the workshop needs to be canceled, a Full Refund would be issued.

Our goal is a smaller workshop with Individual Tables, Safe Distancing, Masks, and Everyone Vaccinated for the utmost of safety.

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January 2024 Workshop: Artist - Patricia Lippin

Email for more information 

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Annual Dues are due in September - THAT IS THE TIME OF THE YEAR WHEN DUES SHOULD BE SENT - We hope you will continue to support our Society. Please forward your membership dues (check payable to FKWCS) to Dottie McFarland when it's convenient for you this Fall.

Please send to Dottie McFarland P. O. Box 498, Long Key. FL 33001-0498.

Please email Dottie (dottmcf@hotmail.com) if you're not sure if you have already paid your dues (as we did not collect dues last season, but kept you all on our membership & emailing list).

If a few of you did pay ahead for last year, your dues will automatically be carried - over and you will be paid up for this coming Season.

Check with Dottie if you are not sure.

3 PLY OR N95-TYPE MASKS MUST BE WORN INDOORS AND FULLY COVER THE NOSE AND MOUTH FOR ALL OUR EVENTS. 

PAINT OUTS: San Pablo Hall (l22nd St Ocean in Marathon)

At this time we have dates for Paint Outs in

January, February, and March: SELECT THURSDAYS

9-2 ~ $5.00 Donation for use of Hall. Bring your lunch, drop cloth for tables, MASKS, and painting supplies. There are plenty of 6ft tables and room to social distance.

All Pending the level of Covid of course!

Mark Your Calendar

January ??

February ??

March ??

We are all looking forward to painting together again and hope you will join in!

THE FLORIDA KEYS WATERCOLOR SOCIETY WAS FOUNDED BY 10 LOCAL KEYS ARTISTS IN 1980 WITH A MISSION TO PROMOTE ART TO THE PUBLIC, HOLD ANNUAL SHOWS, AND CONDUCT WORKSHOPS INSTRUCTED BY NATIONALLY KNOWN WATERCOLOR INSTRUCTORS.

SHOWCASING COLORFUL, LUMINOUS WATERCOLORS AND OTHER WATER MEDIA, OUR ANNUAL SHOWS PRESENT ORIGINAL PIECES BY ARTISTS FROM KEY LARGO TO KEY WEST.

WE INVITE YOU TO EXPLORE THE MEMBER ARTWORK IN OUR GALLERY, VIEW OUR PROSPECTUS AND CALENDAR OF EVENTS, TAKE A WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP, JOIN US AS A MEMBER, AND VISIT OUR ANNUAL EXHIBITIONS.

BEGINNERS WELCOME! WOULD YOU LIKE TO LEARN HOW TO PAINT WATERCOLORS? WE WELCOME ALL LEVELS FROM BEGINNERS TO EXPERTS AND ARE HERE TO ENCOURAGE ALL OF OUR NEW WATERCOLOR FRIENDS.

FROM ALL OF US AT THE FLORIDA KEYS WATERCOLOR SOCIETY, WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OVER THE YEARS, AND HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON!

THANKS TO EVERYONE FOR THEIR SUPPORT. WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO OUR FUTURE EVENTS!

SPONSORS

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO SUPPORT US, INCLUDING:

AQUARIUM ENCOUNTERS

ARTIST IN PARADISE GALLERY/ FRAMING IN PARADISE

THE ART STUDIO

BLICK ART MATERIALS

CENTENNIAL BANK

CHEAP JOE'S ART SUPPLY

COCONUTS BAR & LIQUOR STORE

CRANE POINT HAMMOCK

DANIEL SMITH ARTISTS MATERIALS

DOLPHIN RESEARCH CENTER

FISH TALES MARKET AND EATERY

FRANK'S GRILL

GREATER MARATHON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

JERRY'S ARTARAMA

LEGION PAPER

MARATHON COMMUNITY THEATRE

MARATHON TV88

PIGEON KEY TOURS

QOR MODERN WATERCOLORS

RICHARD E. WARNER, P.A. ATTORNEY AT LAW

ROYAL FURNITURE AND DESIGN

SALON BLANCO SPA

SHADY PALM ART GALLERY & PHOTOGRAPHY

SILVER BRUSH LIMITED

STONE GROUND PAINT COMPANY

THE TURTLE HOSPITAL

UNIQUES BY KENNEDY STUDIOS