Upcoming Events  & Event Prospectus

Here's a preview of upcoming meetings!

All of our Business Meetings are held on the Third Saturday of the month, starting with a meet and greet (please bring snacks to share) at 11 am with the Business Meeting following at 11:30 am to 1 pm.

HOWEVER, due to COVID restrictions the Business meetings will now be held through ZOOM. So you can enjoy the drinks and snacks in your own home while social distancing from your fellow members!

2020-2021 Member Events & Calendar 

September Guild Business Meeting
Meet & Greet - 11 - 11:30
Business Meeting 11:30 am

September 19, 2020

This is our first meeting if the 2020-2021 season. Please plan on attending and find out what is being planned for the members. 

Because of the current restrictions and guidelines we are dealing with this season will look a lot different that our normal seasons, however we will be having at least two exhibits for the members to participate in.

New members are welcome to share a few samples of their work during our ZOOM call please contact Dee Cooper - ideesign1@centurylink.net so she can add you to the agenda.

October Guild Business Meeting
Meet & Greet 11 - 11:30 am
Business Meeting 11:30 am

Saturday, October 17, 2020

We are in the process of adding the instructors with class examples to our Fine Craft Expo page. If you are participating as an instructor you will be contacted regarding pictures / information needed for this page on our website

November Guild Business Meeting
Meet & Greet 11 - 11:30 am
Business Meeting 11:30 am

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Our first exhibit of the season is at the Visual Arts Center YOU MUST BE A CURRENT MEMBER OF THE VAC TO PARTICIPATE and we will be set up in the Goff Gallery.

Receiving is Monday, Dec. 7th, time TBD. (not judged or juried) 

Reception is Thursday, Dec 10th time TBD(may be virtual) 

Removal is Wednesday, Dec 30th time TDB

 

We will also be discussing the Annual Fine Craft Expo and will be looking for members to participate as Instructors and Assistants.

December Guild Business Meeting
Meet & Greet 11 - 11:30 am
Business Meeting 11:30 am

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Oh Oh it's time once again for our Naughty Santa game... yes there are rules and they will be explained before the games begin. This years stipulation is any gift brought in by the member must be HANDMADE by that artist.

Because of COVID guidelines/restrictions we are trying to determine if this event can be held outside at the Cape Coral Art Center. Stand by for future updates regarding this meeting.

Please note all samples for the Fine Craft Expo are due no later than Saturday, December 19, 2020

January 2021  Guild Business Meeting

Meet & Greet 11 - 11:30 am

Business Meeting 11:30 am

Saturday, January 16, 2021

Please plan on attending this important meeting. We will be going over the classes for our upcoming Fine Craft Expo as well as the instructors & volunteers that have signed up and we will also be discussing our Hands on Art Exhibit at CCAC.

Hands on Art Exhibit 

Cape Coral Art Center

February TBD, 2021

RECEIVING - Monday, TBD, 9 am - noon
RECEPTION - Friday, TBD, 5 - 7 pm (in conjunction with the Fine Craft Expo Instructors and Volunteers) may be virtual depending on COVID restrictions
REMOVAL - Friday, TBD, 9 am - 12 pm

Fine Craft Expo (no Business Meeting)

Cape Coral Art Center

February 13th & 14th, 2021

Our annual Fine Craft Expo hosted by the Cape Coral Art Center will be a two day event again this year.

What a great time to learn something new or make a gift for yourself or that someone special!

Please check out our Fine Craft Expo tab for more information on classes / instructors and how to pay for you kit fee online, and to see pictures of the workshops being offered. 

March Guild Business Meeting

Meet & Greet 11 - 11:30 am

Business Meeting 11:30 am

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Our Nomination Committee will present a Slate of Officers during the Business meeting.

Why not volunteer for one of the many board positions available, its a great way to meet new people and understand the workings of the organization. Make it your year to get involved with something new and exciting!

  • This date is also open for a Peer Review if members are interested.

April Guild Business Meeting

Meet & Greet 11 - 11:30 am

Business Meeting 11:30 am

April 17, 2021

During our last business meeting of the season we will have our Election of Officers.
There will be a Buy/Sell/Trade Day set up for after the business meeting....

Crafted by Hand Art Exhibit

Naples Art Association

Exhibit will run - TBD

We are still trying to get in touch with the Naples Art Association to see if we will be able to have our exhibit there. At this time there is no one answering phones or responding to texts. 

Newcomer's Luncheon

DATE TBD 

Noon - 2 pm

This is our Boards yearly event in which we host a welcome lunch to our new members. It  is a time for the board members to meet and greet our new members and get to know each other. If you are a new member this season please add this date to your calendar and you will be contacted by Kathy Erickson with a personal invitation.

 
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