Sunday, September 12, 2021


Learn carving techniques with "One of the Bobs" at the Reflections of Nature Art Show 2021. 

Bob Gander will be conducting a beginners workshop on Carving a Feather on Saturday afternoon, October 23 from 1:00 - 5:00 pm.

Bob Lavender will host a session on Carving Realistic Eyes on Sunday morning, 
October 24 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. 

Monday, August 30, 2021

Sunday, August 22, 2021

Passing of Robert (Bob) Merkle

I am sure that many of the SWAA members will know Cam's father Bob Merkle.  He has attended all of the Reflections of Nature Shows that I can remember; and he loved to meet and speak with the artists. 

Our deepest condolences to Cam & Lori.

Saturday, August 7, 2021

SWAA Members' Online Store - Summer Pickings

We have added more items to the SWAA Online Members' Store for the summer!

Here is just a sampling of what is there:

"Pride of San Diego"
Pastel by Harvey Rebalkin

"Away We GO"
Photo by John Van Cleemput

"Early Morning Light"
Acrylic by Beth Campbell

Saving the cutest for last: 

"Come On Brother. We Got This"
Photo by Lilian Donahue

AND SO MUCH MORE! Be sure to check them all out!

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Co-op Gift Card Fundraiser

Cathleen Mewis is spear heading another fund raiser - this time selling Co-op gift cards. They will be available in $25, $50 and $100 denominations and are accepted at all Saskatoon, Martensville, Warman, Colonsay, Watrous, Hepburn, Rosthern, Dalmeny and Waldheim locations as well as all participating Co-op locations on Western Canada. Gift cards may be used for everyday consumer goods such as food, pharmacy, pump gas, liquor, hardware and lumber.

If you are not a SWAA member (or don't know a member) you can still participate and purchase a gift card by emailing Cathleen Mewis at This fund raiser will run from August 1 - 21 and is an easy way to raise funds to purchase a trailer to store our wooden art display boards.

For more information visit the website at:

Monday, July 19, 2021

July SWAA Members' Online Sale

So many talented artists belong to this association! This is what some of them submitted for the July Online Sale Page.

Sunday, June 20, 2021

June Member's Online Store

The Member's Online Store was updated on June 1 with a whole new lineup of paintings and photography. Visit the store for more information on the following pieces.

Saskatoon Sunset Skyline by Cathleen Mewis

Northern Wanderer  by Connie Lasko

Blue Morpho by Harvey Rebalkin

Hitchhiker by John VanCleemput

Northern Reflections by Judy Kasdorf

Beauty Remains by Martie Giesbrecht

Midnight Snack by Beth Campbell

Mystery Magnolia by Sheila Tysdal

Grizzly by Terry Minter

Visitor by Lilian Donahue