Please visit the NEW FWS website often for all the current information and to register for the live events and Workshops.
Please check and update your profiles both for FWS and CaFE with any new information.
Feb 15 FWS Third Thursday Demo, 7pm., Plein Aire Painting with Demo artist Kim Shields
Feb 21 Entry window for AMOS closes
Feb 22 Entry Window Opens for Artsy Edibles non juried, online fundraiser show with a food theme.
Mar 6 AMOS acceptance notifications emailed.
Mar 9 AMOS Review and Awards Announcements by judge & juror, Fealing Lin. Time TBA.
Mar 10 Entries close for Artsy Edibles Online Fundraiser Show
Mar 20 Look for the Artsy Edibles Show opening on the FWS website. People’s choice voting opens.
Mar 21 FWS Third Thursday Demo series, 7pm, with workshop artist Donna Morrison
Mar 31 Deadline for renewing AND new Members to pay 2024 dues to be eligible to enter the Annual
Exhibition! 2024 dues accepted on the website.
Apr 1 Workshop registration opens for Members only; 2024 dues must be paid to receive Member discount.
Apr 10 53rd FWS Annual Exhibition opens for entries on CaFE NOTE: IT’S EARLY THIS YEAR!
Apr 18 FWS Third Thursday Demo moved to May 5
May 1 Workshop registration opens for Non members.
May 4 53rd Annual Exhibition entry window closes NOTE: IT’S EARLY THIS YEAR!
May 5 Demo with Hazel Soan from the United Kingdom, 2 PM EDT
May 8 53rd Annual Exhibition entries go to judge & juror, Stephen Quiller
May 16 FWS Third Thursday Demo, 7pm., program workshop artist Kim Johnson Nechtman
May 30 Last day for People’s Choice voting for Artsy Edibles.
May 31 Look on Social Media for People’s Choice award winner announcement for Artsy Edibles.
Jun 1 Pre Registration for Convention opens on the FWS website.
Jun 7-8 Two Day Online Workshop with Helen Soan.
Jun 20 FWS Third Thursday Demo, 7pm, workshop artist Bev Yankwitt
Early Jul 53rd Annual Exhibition jury notification of accepted submissions
Jul 18 FWS Third Thursday Demo, 7pm, Program TBA.
Jul 24-26 Shipped work received at Creative Pinellas for the 53rd Annual Exhibition
Jul 29 53rd Annual Exhibition Accepted hand carried work take in at Creative Pinellas 10AM to Noon.
Aug 8 53rd Annual Exhibition Opens at Creative Pinellas and runs through October 13th.
Aug 15 Third Thursday Demo, 7PM, Program TBA
Aug 19 Be an early bird and register for the convention, lunches, bus tickets to Creative Pinellas and Gala Tickets.
Sep 16-19 2024 pre-Convention 4-day Workshops begin.
Sep 20-21 2024 FWS Annual Convention & Trade Show.
Sep 20 53rd Annual Exhibition Reception 6 8PM at Creative Pinellas.
Sep 21 Exhibition Gala event with presentation of Awards and new Signature Members.