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October Newsletter

Newsletter Editor Janet Hart has released the October WVWS Newsletter. If you have news to share, be sure to contact her using the information she provides in the Newsletter. Please …

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Aqueous 2020

After many ups and downs, the West Virginia Watercolor Society is proud to present its national juried exhibition, Aqueous 2020! WVWS wants to thank our juror, Brienne Brown, NWS, as …

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Aqueous 2020

After many ups and downs, the West Virginia Watercolor Society is proud to present its national juried exhibition, Aqueous 2020! WVWS wants to thank our juror, Brienne Brown, NWS, as …

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All-Member Exhibition 2019

The annual WVWS All-Member Exhibition will take place at the ArtSpring Gallery at the Cotrill Opera House in Thomas, W.Va., Nov. 8, 2019 – Jan. 3, 2020. The awards reception …

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Aqueous 2019 Painting Gallery

West Virginia Watercolor Society’s national juried exhibition, Aqueous 2019, is open at the Parkersburg Art Center, 725 Market St., Parkersburg, W.Va., through June 15. Juror for the show is Cody …

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Michael in solo, national exhibits

Jane C. Michael, Morgantown, reports that her watercolor “WVU Heritage Tomatoes” was one of four West Virginia artists’ works accepted for exhibit in the 20th Wills Creek Exhibition, hosted by …

Members go to the dogs (and rocks and sheep, too)

Several WVWS members participated in and were award-winners at Parkersburg Art Center’s new exhibition, “Bow WOW Meow,” which is on display at PAC until Aug. 24. The reception, which was …

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Member news from Region V

WVWS members participated in the Steubenville Art Association Annual Spring Show in early April. Among the participants were Donna Hall, Janet Hart, Janet Sheehan and Gussie Smith. More can be …

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WVWS members exhibiting around state

Several WVWS members have been showcasing their work in solo exhibitions around the state in recent weeks. April Waltz is March featured artist at Artworks Around Town in Wheeling WVWS …

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Lester exhibiting in Princeton

Debbie Lester, president of WVWS, has an exhibit of her paintings on display at the Rotunda Art Gallery at the Chuck Mathena Center in Princeton through March 6. The Chuck …

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October Newsletter

Newsletter Editor Janet Hart has released the October WVWS Newsletter. If you have news to share, be sure to contact her using the information she provides in the Newsletter. Please …

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April WVWS Newsletter

Janet Hart has released the latest WVWS newsletter, filled with member news, and updates. Enjoy and please take note of the June 20 deadline for the next newsletter edition. Contact …

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Apply for Juried, Signature status

West Virginia Watercolor Society Associate and Juried members are invited to apply for either Juried or Signature status in the society. An online application process is available this year. Please …

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WVWS student winner at YAM exhibit

WVWS has recognized Jamie Daugherty, a student at Tyler Consolidated High School, with the West Virginia Watercolor Society Award at the annual Youth Art Month exhibit, held at the Parkersburg …

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Recap of 2019 WVWS Workshop

This year’s WVWS workshop was held at North Bend State Park from August 1- 4, and was advertised as an opportunity to create abstract paintings, led by Rita Montrosse.

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Apply for Juried, Signature status

West Virginia Watercolor Society Associate and Juried members are invited to apply for either Juried or Signature status in the society. An online application process is available this year. Please …

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All-Member Exhibition 2019

The annual WVWS All-Member Exhibition will take place at the ArtSpring Gallery at the Cotrill Opera House in Thomas, W.Va., Nov. 8, 2019 – Jan. 3, 2020. The awards reception …

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Apply for Juried, Signature Status

West Virginia Watercolor Society Associate and Juried members are invited to apply for either Juried or Signature status in the society. An online application process is available this year. Please …

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Aqueous 2019 Painting Gallery

West Virginia Watercolor Society’s national juried exhibition, Aqueous 2019, is open at the Parkersburg Art Center, 725 Market St., Parkersburg, W.Va., through June 15. Juror for the show is Cody …

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Apply for Juried, Signature Status

West Virginia Watercolor Society Associate and Juried members are invited to apply for either Juried or Signature status in the society. An online application process is available this year. Please …

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WVWS members exhibiting around state

Several WVWS members have been showcasing their work in solo exhibitions around the state in recent weeks. April Waltz is March featured artist at Artworks Around Town in Wheeling WVWS …

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Recap of 2019 WVWS Workshop

This year’s WVWS workshop was held at North Bend State Park from August 1- 4, and was advertised as an opportunity to create abstract paintings, led by Rita Montrosse.

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WVWS Workshop with Rita Montrosse

The 2019 WVWS Workshop will feature another talented and popular artist, Rita Montrosse, GWS, KWS, WVWS, SWS, of Princeton, WV, brought back by popular demand. The workshop will be at …

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Weekend Workshop/Work Session March 2

The West Virginia Watercolor Society will continue its series of one-day workshops on Saturday, March 2, at the Meadow Creek development in Bridgeport, W.Va. This will be a “work-only day” …

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Ink and Watercolor Workshop – PART 2

WVWS is sponsoring another one-day workshop in drawing and sketching with India ink and watercolor, taught by Signature member Linda Elmer, on Saturday, Oct. 20, in Bridgeport. This workshop will …

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Brienne Brown workshop recap

Written by Jane C. Michael At the annual WVWS workshop, this year held at North Bend State Park, participants learned techniques for painting “en plein air,” loosely translated as meaning …

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Ink and watercolor workshop recap

Ink and watercolor washes have combined to provide WVWS Signature member Linda Elmer with a singular set of memories. Linda shared her visions of cities such as New Orleans, New …

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