Monthly Meetings

In 2018, general meetings will be held in February, April, June, July, and October (see table below). There will be no general meetings in March, May, August, and September. Meetings begin at 2:00 p.m.; however, if you plan to bring your art to a critique meeting, be sure to be there with your artwork no later than 1:30 p.m.

2018 SAA Meeting Schedule

Date   Activity
Sunday, February 18
..... Critique and Election of Officers
Sunday, April 15
..... Critique or Demo TBA
Sunday, June 10 ..... Critique or Demo TBA
Sunday, July 15
..... Critique or Demo TBA
Sunday, October 21
..... Critique or Demo, and Artwork of the Year Selection

All 2018 SAA meetings will be held at the Lake Shastina Community Center, 15244 Driftwood Lane, Lake Shastina. Thank you Lee and Betsey for negotiating those arrangements.

At each critique meeting, up to three Artworks of the Month are selected by a vote of the members and guests present. At the October meeting, members vote for the Artwork of the Year from among those works selected at the critique meetings.

Critique Criteria

    1. The artwork must be submitted by 1:30 p.m. on the critique meeting day.
    2. Artists may submit one piece of art per critique meeting.
    3. The artist must be present.
    4. Art must be dry and ready to hang or display. Watercolors must be matted but do not need to be framed.
    5. The artist's name, the title of the piece, and the medium used must be noted on the back or bottom of the work.
    6. Guests may present art work to be critiqued.
    7. Three artworks will be selected by vote of the members present as Artworks of the Month.
    8. The winning artworks and artists will have their picture taken for the local newspaper. Winning artists are reminded to make themselves and their artwork available to the photographer immediately at the close of the meeting.

All critiques are conducted by professional artists and art instructors from Northern California or Southern Oregon.

Membership

Our members range from beginning artists to skilled professionals. All you need to join is enthusiasm for visual arts and $20. Just complete the membership form and mail it with a check for annual dues ($20 for an individual or $30 per family) to Siskiyou Artists Association, P. O. Box 1654, Mount Shasta, CA 96067.

SAA is a non-profit organization governed by bylaws filed with the State of California.

2017 SAA Officers

President ..... Betty Swartz
Vice President .....  
Secretary ..... Barbara Soule
Treasurer ..... Joy Price

2017 SAA Committee Chairpersons

Art Show Chair   Betty Swartz
Anne Hill
Mary Carpelan
Membership Chair ..... Darlene Ball
Historians ..... Mary Carpelan
Newsletter ..... Barbara Soule
Publicity ..... Betsey Shuteroff
Scholarships ..... Janette Brown
Kathleen Langford
Dave Shuteroff
Betty Swartz
Web Site ..... Linda Cosner
Workshops .....  

 

 

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