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Annual Fund Raiser to Benefit the 2018 SWS Members Show May 8

May 8, 2018
SWS Membership Meeting

Location:  Lovers Lane United Methodist Church
9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, TX 75220

Please bring Cash or Checks to speed checkout
Live Auction

Jonesy McConnell and Herb Reed will lead the live auction that will start around 7:15 PM after the intro business part of the meeting.  The following Artists have contributed original paintings to be auctioned off to the highest bidder.  Good luck!

Nel Byrd
Ron Bigony
Michael Holter
Marian Hirsch
Walt Davis
Pat Kochan
Naomi Brotherton
Keiko Tanabe
Jim Richards
Richard Stephens
Autographed Artist Apron

Silent Auction

Naomi Brotherton Personal Library
(Bid on each individual book).

Bring and donate your unwanted Art Supplies, Art Furniture and Art Books.

Bring cookies to munch on during the break.
We love plain and fancy, store bought or homemade.

Donations and Volunteers

Your donations need to be at the church by 6:00 PM
Volunteers need to be at the church by 5:30 PM

We need volunteers to help set up the tables, help take payments, fill out bid sheets, make receipts and other duties.

Meeting starts at 7:00 PM

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Southwestern Watercolor Society May 12 Meeting

SWS May Meeting and Fundraiser
Tuesday, May 12, 2015   
7:00-9:00 PM
Lovers Lane Methodist Church, Ashbury Hall, 9200 Inwood Road, Dallas Texas (NW corner of NW Hwy & Inwood Rd)
Our May Meeting is going to be so much fun!  Please arrive early if you plan on participating in the Silent Auction.

Our agenda is action pack and will move quickly.

6:00 Arrive early with your treasures

7:00 Silent Auction bidding and buy your raffle tickets

7:20 Begin Meeting (please get to your chairs quickly)

Instillation of Officers

Thank yous

Presentations of Certificates

7:30 Live Auction begins- Be prepared to bid.  You will be allowed 3 minutes per painting to bid.

8:30 Last chance to buy Raffle tickets and bid on       Silent Auction items.

8:45 Close silent Auction and Draw Raffles, Cash or check out with Pam Wilson

9:00 Adjourn and finish paying for purchases


In addition to our Live and Silent Auction mentioned in an earlier email, we will be having a Raffle as well.  The raffle tickets will be sold for $5.00 each. There will be five drawings. Theoretically if you buy five tickets and you’re really lucky you could win all five paintings. Any Artist can participate in purchasing raffle tickets, but they can’t win their own painting. Somebody is going to be really happy to go home with one or two or all of these paintings.

Here are the five paintings being raffled by Artists Naomi Brotherton, Herb Reed, Cecy Turner, Sherry Daerr, and Cindy Daunis:


“Flowers” Naomi BrothertonCraning the Neck by Herb Reed

“Craning the Neck”  Herb ReedTaking a Stand by Cecy Turner

“Taking a Stand at Hermit Park”  Cecy TurnerTwo Sweet by Sherry Daerr

“Two Sweet”  Sherry Daerr

Cindy's Eagle

“Sentry Duty”  Cindy Daunis

 Folks, this is SWS’s big fund raiser. The money generated will go to help offset the expense of our September Membership Exhibition.

This year’s Membership Show is going to be Spectacular! So please participate. Come to the May Fundraiser. It will be fun and it’s for

a great cause.


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