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Plain air or Plein air, we made a difference

County Fairs have their ambiance, but the members of SDWS showed ’em how to record it. Thanks to Jim, Diane, Brian and Chuck, they all came in winners when they went to the fair for Plein air.   168 more words


Have a seat for the next BlogChallenge

Okay, I am running out of ideas for our monthly challenges, so while at Pier 1, I took these pictures and now dare you to paint a CHAIR. 390 more words


Little girl with a role model at Basin Electric

Kim Kranz, Basin Electric program communications coordinator II, meets a lot of children. She runs Basin Electric’s Story Behind the Switch, an educational program to teach kids how to stay safe around electricity. 151 more words

Our Members

Fair weather, whether you got in or not! We got ribbons galore!

The San Diego County Fair started this month and several SDWS members have paintings in the Fine Arts show.  CONGRATS TO: Diane Kalt took a 1st Place. 216 more words


Staffers get to tattle on each other

This month Glory and I held Social get together for the SDWS Staffers.  The group of about 26 attendees shared stories and had tasty treats.  We asked Staffers to interview each other and then introduce each other.   187 more words


Weekend storms do damage at North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa co-ops

Severe thunderstorms June 19-21 took down trees, power poles and left people without electricity across North Dakota, South Dakota and Iowa.

Here are some of the pictures and updates, gleaned from co-op reporting on social media. 17 more words

North Dakota

At West Marina we had nice Wednesday weather that started foggy but got sunnier.

June, Anne, Luis, Joan,  Judy (a new member) and moi showed up to show off our skills choosing which boats to paint and which to leave out of the watercolor. 166 more words