Volunteer Opportunities for 2020
We're seeking volunteers to help with the 2020 Art Show this fall, starting now and continuing throughout the Show. We're also looking for a Program Coordinator to organize the Artist Demos that we provide after every regular meeting. We have contacts and suggestions; the Coordinator's job will be to contact the artists and make arrangements. Go here to contact us for more information on these positions.
Go here to read MLAA President John Sharum's message about what's happening.
New feature: "Members Only" Page
We're setting up a password-protected "Members Only" page where members will be able to find and review Board meeting minutes, General Meeting decisions, By-Laws and other business matters. This will allow members to review Minutes and other material for discussion prior to the General Meeting. The password will be provided to members by email prior to the March meeting. To get to the "Members Only" page, click here
Mother Lode Art Association partners with the Sonora Photo Club
In December 2019, the Sonora Photo Club Board voted to partner with the Mother Lode Art Association. The SPC's purpose is to provide educational and competitive meetings designed to further both amateur and professional members' interest and ability in photography. Together, we'll be pursuing our common goal of supporting the arts in Tuolumne County. Visit the SPC website for more information and to view some wonderful photographs!
The InFocus Photography Competition & Sale is a program of the Tuolumne County Arts. The show has been held annually since 1984 and has grown in number of entries and quality of photos over the years. The show draws both amateur and professional entries including those from members of the Sonora Photo Club.The exhibit is open to visitors at Angelo's Hall in Columbia through March 22, 2020. Hours are noon to 5:30 through Saturday, March 21st and noon to 3:00 on Sunday, March 22. Saturday, March 21 is designated a SALE DAY in which all photos are discounted 25%. Come visit and enjoy this year's show. Visit the InFocus website at https://www.infocus-tcaa.org/ to see some of the winners and learn more about the show. And go to the SPC page on this website for the SPC winners!
The Mother Lode Art Association is a nonprofit organization founded in 1951 to promote the arts and the appreciation of the arts in our community.
Meetings are held at 1:00 pm on the third Monday of each month except July, August and December, in the Community Room of the Tuolumne County Public Library at 480 Greenley Road, Sonora. Meetings are announced in the Union Democrat Weekender. Our free artist demos are held after each meeting. Members receive an electronic newsletter six times a year and have access to several venues where we can hang our work free of charge.
Click here for information on how to join the Mother Lode Art Association.
To contact anyone on the Board or a committee chair, click here. Your message will be directed to the recipient.
March General Meeting