Affiliated Organizations:
Women Painters West (WPW)
Valley Artists Guild (VAG)
Collage Artists of America (CAA)
Valley Watercolor Society (VWS)

Exhibiting Organizations:
Artist Co-op 7
San Fernando Valley Art Club (SFVAC)


Other Art Organizations

San Fernando Valley Arts Council supports the appreciation and the growth of culture and the arts in and around the Valley. Organizes the Valley Artists Studio Tour.

SCWCA (Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art): dedicated to the cultural, aesthetic, and economic value of all women’s art. Organizes events such as the annual Valley Artists Studio Tour.

Society for Calligraphy: promotes the study, teaching and practice of calligraphy.

Artist Resources

The Art List: Monthly e-Newsletter and searchable database listing upcoming Art Contests, Art Competitions, and Opportunites for visual artists and photographers.

ArtScene: a guide to the fine art galleries and museums in Southern California; register to receive exhibition updates via email.

LA Art Guide: a comprehensive online resource guide serving the Greater Los Angeles art community.

Visual Art Source (a collaboration between ArtScene and art ltd. magazine): a resource for what is going on in the galleries, museums, and the art world in the Western U.S.

Business of Art: A wide variety of articles and interviews pertaining to the business of art (from

Copyright information: United State Copyright Office Frequently Asked Questions.

Book: The Public Domain: How to Find & Use Copyright-free Writings, Music, Art & More (Amazon) by Stephen Fishman (Nolo Press).

Copyright for Collage Artists: Covers common myths, fair use, and derivative works. The Online Resources page offers further reading.


Art Forums

Wet Canvas: The largest forum focused on the visual artist with over 50,000 members; free registration. Discussion groups and tutorials.

Your Community

Experience LA ExperienceLA, a unique partnership of over 2,000 actively contributing arts and cultural organizations, provides Los Angeles residents and visitors with a free public service and online resource about the wealth of art and cultural attractions in the greater Los Angeles area. Includes information on Los Angeles destinations and events including maps, itineraries, and public transit. (@LA is the guide to Greater Los Angeles and Southern California) has lotsa links to Art related groups and events.

Things to Do in Los Angeles: a directory of places to eat and things to see and do in Los Angeles County; includes list of local Art Galleries.

Custom golf tours to Ireland & Scotland: Legacy of the Links.


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