Welcome to Eugene, Oregon – Celebrate Watercolor with us at WFWS42

April 7 – 9, 2017: Convention Activities

Exhibition at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art: April 7 – June 19, 2017

Our home base for the weekend will be the Eugene Hilton. Please dial direct to reserve your room:

541-342-2000 – Ask for WSO Pour It On!

Or Reserve Online using this Link: http://bit.ly/WSOWFWS17

For full description of events, click here.

Thursday, April 6th

  • Delegates and Alternates Arrive
  • Hospitality Table Open 2-5 p.m. at Eugene Hilton
  • Delegates and Alternates attend VIP Reception at JSMA from 5:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Delegate Dinner at JSMA from 7:30 – 8:45 p

Friday, April 7th

  • Delegate Meeting at Eugene Hilton 9 a.m.
  • No Host Lunch at 5th Street Market 12 p.m.
  • Delegate Tour of Public Art Collection 2 p.m.
  • 5:00 – 6:00 WFWS Awards Ceremony at JSMA
  • 6:00 – 8:00 Public Opening Reception
  • Dinner on your own or with WSO Members

Saturday, April 8th

  • Trade Show at Eugene Hilton 8:00 – 5:00
  • Artist Trading Post, Eugene Hilton 8:00 – 4:00
  • Exploring Eugene Tour 10:00 – 3:00
  • Breakout Sessions – Session 1, 9:00 – 10:30 – Session 2, 10:45 – 12:15 – Session 3, 1:30 – 3:00  See full descriptions here.
  • Social Hour and Entertainment, 5:00 – 6:00 in the Ballroom of the Eugene Hilton
  • 6:00 – 10:00 Banquet and Gala, including WSO Awards Reception and Dancing to Corwin Bolt & the Wingnuts.

Sunday, April 9th

  • Jeannie McGuire Lecture and Demonstration, Eugene Hilton Ballroom 9:00 – 11:00
  • WSO Business Meeting – 11:00
  • Jeannie McGuire Lecture in the gallery at JSMA – 2:00

Monday, April 10th

  • Optional Day Trip to the Oregon Coast – 9:00 – 5:00

 

Registration begins February 15th and Closes March 15th, 2017. Click here to register after 8 a.m. on February 15th.