West Virginia Watercolor Society
"To promote and ensure the high standards of the art of watercolor painting in the state of West Virginia."
Upcoming Exhibitions & Activities
All Member Exhibit 2023
Parkersburg Art Center
Open Tuesday through Saturday 10-5
by Christine Rhodes. Best of Show,
All Member Exhibit
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Parkersburg Sentinel article by
All Member Exhibit Gallery:
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Award of Excellence Struther's Winter John Coffey
Award of Excellence Our Friend Ann Jeannine Romano
Award of Excellence Massai Lady Sheila Chapman
Award of Merit Nature Study Nancy Maunz
Award of Merit Earth Bound Rita Montrosse
Award of Merit Exploring Martha Reynolds
Honorable Mention Lazuretto Creek Marina Linda Elmer
Honorable Mention Silver Lining Christine Rhodes
Honorable Mention Must be Monday John Coffey
Honorable Mention A Pocket Full of Posies Linda W. Roberts
Memorial Award Roses on Yupo Debbie Lester
Best of Show winner Christine Rhodes
People's Choice Open F. Dennis Clarke
Katy Crim provided a demonstration and hands-on experience for attendees
Exhibit Chair Debbie Lester interviewed by the press
2023 Jury Results
The Results are in! The WVWS Jury Committee announces the results for the change
in membership status.
Christie Saunders, Barboursville received
Juried Membership Status
Scenes from the 2023 WVWS Workshop
Our thanks to Laurie Goldstein Warren, AWS, for providing the WVWS a wonderful workshop! And thank you Judy Reed, Workshop chair for organizing this event at Canaan Valley Resort.
Region IV Exhibit on First Friday
at Clarksburg Main Street Gallery
WVWS Region IV members filled the gallery on Main Street, Clarksburg in the city's monthly First Friday event in June. Participating were Karen Ensor Brown, Jane Cardi, Katy Crim, Linda Elmer, Deanna Gillum, Carolyn Light, Nancy Maunz, Judy Reed and Jeannine Romano.
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