Special Notice: Due to a rental, social time & lunch buffet begins at 11:00 am and meeting from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm.  Our annual competition gives our members (amateur artists only) an opportunity to showcase their creative, artistic talents.  Contact Carol Norman about your entry by 2/13. Luncheon is being catered ($15). Please RSVP by 2/12.


 

FEBRUARY CLUB LUNCHEON & MEETING DETAILS

Date: Friday, February 15, 2019

Time: 11:00 am to 12:30 pm (early start due to rental)

Art Show Competition hosted by Carol Norman, Board Member-Arts Chair.  For questions call/text 210-527-7613 or email cln518@aol.com. Drop off items for competition between 9:30 – 10:30 am. Judging begins at 10:45 am.  Please notify Carol about your entry by February 13.

Catered Luncheon Buffet is $15.  A heart healthy menu is planned and we will also have birthday cake!  We need your RSVP for the caterer. Please reply via Evite or email fortlauderdalewomansclub@live.com by Tuesday, February 12.

Art Competition Judge and Special Guest Speaker is Liora Davis, Community Artist and Instructor.  Presentation will feature her Art for Elephants Project.

“Using my brush as a weapon to stop poaching, protect elephants, and raise awareness about what they need to survive and thrive. Elephants are a keystone species, their fate is intrinsically tied to our very own”.  To learn more about Liora, go to: www.lioraart.com

ART S & CRAFTS COMPETITION GUIDELINES: You cannot have made more than $1,000 of income off of your art sales in the past year. Items entered must have been produced during 2018. This year you may enter more than one item per category. All blue ribbon winners must be willing to enter their piece to the next level(s) of competition i.e. GFWC District and State shows.

Click here for GFWC Florida Arts and Crafts Competition Manual and Rules.

Click here to read about all the entry categories.  Here is a quick list reference:

  • Arts – painting, drawing, mixed media
  • Crafts – ceramic, mosaic, stained glass, jewelry, scrapbooking, floral, knitwork, fabric work
  • Photography – portrait, natural history, scenic and featured (people or persons in situation)

We look forward to seeing you on February 15.  Guests are welcome!