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NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION: Join a painting group for support, feedback, and FUN! There are several groups in the Albuquerque area that are open
and some are actively seeking new participants.

Monday Local Color Art Group

Watercolor and Mixed Media Artists

When: Mondays - 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m(unless the church needs the space for other activities) We usually have lunch together between 11:30 and noon. (Artists sign up to bring food or sometimes we bring lunch) Noon - 2:00 Paint, 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m Critique

Where: La Mesa Presbyterian Church
7401 Copper Ave NE, Albuquerque
Cost: $60/14 week sessions,spring and fall.
Contact person: Sally Bryant - 345-5077
e-mail sdbryant[at]comcast.net


Monday North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center Group
Experienced watercolor painters only
No instruction, no formal critiques.

When: Mondays 8:30 am -noon
(check for holiday closures 505-764-6475)
Where: North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center 7521 Carmel, N.E, Albuquerque
Cost: $13/year for Baca Center membership
Contact: Susan Stasia 227-9827
email: susan_yone[at]comcast.net


WAG (Wednesday Art Group) - FULL

An open informal art group (mostly watercolor and acrylic painters)
No formal critiques
When: Every Wednesday, 9:00 am-2:00 pm 
(unless the church needs the space for other activities) Where: La Mesa Presbyterian Church

7401 Copper NE, Albuquerque
Cost: Approximately $50 per 12 week session (depending on the number of people) or $6 drop in fee

Contact: Lannie Alexander (alexwirtz[at]q.com)


Thursday Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center Group
Watercolor painters only, informal critiques. When: Thursdays, 1 - 4 pm 
(check for holiday closures 505-275-8731)

Where: Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center, 501 Elizabeth St. SE Albuquerque (near south side of Costco, one block east of Eubank on Elizabeth St.) Cost: $13/year for Center membership
Contact: Barbara McGuire (bmcguire[at]swcp.com)


Friday Painters at the First Unitarian Church  - FULL

Open, informal group of mostly watercolorists, some acrylic, egg tempera and casein.
No formal critiques
When: Every Friday, 9:00 am -2:00 pm 
(unless the church needs the space for other activities) Where: First Unitarian Church

3701 Carlisle NE, Albuquerque
Cost: $1 per session (thanks to sponsorship by the church!) Contact: Woodyduncan[at]comcast.net


Saturday Art Group

Watercolor artists.

Last 20-30 minutes reserved for optional critiques. Number of people limited by space available.
When: Saturdays, 9:00 am to noon
(unless the church needs the space for other activities) Where: La Mesa Presbyterian Church
7401 Copper Ave NE, Albuquerque
Cost: $55/12 week sessions, spring and fall.

$10 drop in fee
Contact: Jun Barrack (
junbarrack[at]msn.com

New Mexico Watercolor Society

P.O. Box 11604
Albuquerque, NM 87192

Contact - nmwatercolorsociety[at]gmail.com

New Mexico Watercolor Society - SC
PO Box 1571
Las Cruces, NM 88004-1571                           Contact - nmwatercolorsociety[at]gmail.com


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