Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Women of Watercolor present "A Passion for Painting" Fall Art Show & Sale 


WOMEN OF WATERCOLOR, known as "W.O.W." to the community, presents its friends and family show entitled “A Passion For Painting,” September 27th and 28th, with an Artist Reception to open the show on Fridaythe 27th from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm (doors close at 9 pm) and an art exhibition and sale on Saturday the 28th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Tualatin Heritage Center located at 8700 S.W. Sweek Drive in Tualatin. 

The show is free and open to the public and features exciting original paintings, prints, and art greeting cards from local award-winning as well as emerging artists. The show will also include a “student showcase” of works created in classes with Linda Aman, master teacher who holds classes at the Tualatin Heritage Center and information about available classes and workshops. 

W.O.W. guild artists meet monthly to paint together in a social and educational environment at the Tualatin Heritage Center.  W.O.W. is a nonprofit organization that invites people interested in learning to paint with watercolors and local watercolor artists to visit for a group painting session (GPS's) to see the W.OW. Blog at www.wowartguild.blogspot.com for a published schedule of activities, or be in touch with angela.wrahtz@comcast.net.  Write to WOMEN OF WATERCOLOR, PO BOX 4668, Tualatin, OR  97062, for more information as membership opportunities are available. 

W.O.W. thanks the City of Tualatin and the Tualatin Historical Society for sharing the Tualatin Heritage Center as a home base and gallery venue for the art guild and supporting arts in the community.


The Tualatin Heritage Center in Tualatin, Oregon is located adjacent to the Police Station. Use Mapquest or standard navigation devices to help you arrive. 


Basic Directions:

Coming from Portland:
Take I-5 South to the Nyberg Exit and head West. Turn right onto Marinazzi Street, and then left at Boones Ferry Road. Turn right at T intersection and follow along the continuation of Boones Ferry Road past Tualatin Community Park (on your right), over the train tracks and to the next light. Turn left and look for parking. OK to Park at Police Station. 

Coming from West:
Take 99W to either the Tualatin-Sherwood Rd (if you are coming from Newberg) or look for the Tualatin Road (if you are coming from King City) and head East. Drive toward Tualatin. From Tualatin-Sherwood Rd., turn left onto SW 90th Street, then right onto SW Sweek Rd. The Tualatin Heritage Center is ahead on your right at the light. From The Tualatin Rd., follow toward the downtown until you come to the intersection across from the Police Station. Drive forward into the Police Station parking lot. The Tualatin Heritage Center is adajacent to the right.

From South:
Take I-5 North to Nyberg Road Exit. Head West to Tualatin Downtown. Turn right onto Marinazzi Street, and then left at Boones Ferry Road. Turn right at T intersection and follow along the continuation of Boones Ferry Road past Tualatin Community Park (on your right), over the train tracks and to the next light. Turn left and look for parking. OK to Park at Police Station. 




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