John Cogley of the Daniel Smith Co. who is participating in the largest plein air event, "The 6th Annual Plein Air Convention & Expo", will be presenting to SDWS FOR FREE! This wonderful, hands-on demonstration of how their watercolor paints are made is on Sunday, April 30, 2017. The class is limited to the first 70 SDWS members to sign up. Please sign up using our Evite link. This is a demo you won't want to miss!


2017 International Exhibition Entries into the the 37th annual SDWS International Exhibition are now open! Enter this prestigious and acclaimed exhibition by May 5, 2017! (Learn More)

Point Loma Credit Union On-line Entry for the May/June Point Loma Credit Union Show is now open!  Deadline for entries is April 15, 2017. Accepted paintings to be delivered to PLCU on May 4th at 10 am. (Learn More)

ECWS Exhibition Join the world of watercolor, and send your best art to vacation in Europe this year, at an international exhibition in Salamanca, Spain. Enter by April 24, 2017 (Learn More)

Congratulations! Two of our participating artists have won awards in this year’s 42nd Annual Western Fed ExhibitionLuis Juarez has won an Honorable Mention for his painting “Balboa Park Plaza,”, and Kathleen Conover has won a Merit Award for her painting “Lines of Change: Industrial Evolution.” (Learn More)

 

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SDWS Member Show

Today at SDWS

Open 10am - 4pm

You are invited to the Beginner #1

Next Exhibition:
Entry Date is April 29, 2017
2017 May - "Budding Art"
from Apr 30, 2017 to May 27, 2017

Upcoming Workshops
Beginner #5 Landscapes From May 06, 2017 to May 06, 2017
Painting People from Photographs From May 08, 2017 to May 11, 2017
The Expressive Figure From May 20, 2017 to May 21, 2017
Beginner #6 Introduction to Mixed Media From Jun 03, 2017 to Jun 03, 2017

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2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Honorable Mention Miniatures - Near Versailles by Rebecca McCullough
Honorable Mention Miniatures - Near Versailles by Rebecca McCullough

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Honorable Mention - Lady In Red by Bonnie Woods
Honorable Mention - Lady In Red by Bonnie Woods

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Honorable Mention - Lawn Rollers by Craig Anderson
Honorable Mention - Lawn Rollers by Craig Anderson

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Honorable Mention - LOL by Robin St. Louis
Honorable Mention - LOL by Robin St. Louis

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Honorable Mention - I Saw the Number 8 by Chuck McPherson
Honorable Mention - I Saw the Number 8 by Chuck McPherson

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Best of Miniatures - In the Garden by Jean Silva
Best of Miniatures - In the Garden by Jean Silva

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Juror Commendation - Painting by the Blues by Karen Vincent
Juror Commendation - Painting by the Blues by Karen Vincent

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Juror Commendation - Riding High II by Jean Silva
Juror Commendation - Riding High II by Jean Silva

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Juror Commendation - Chef Philip by Diane Kalt
Juror Commendation - Chef Philip by Diane Kalt

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Juror Commendation - Searching for Fairies by Bill Snowman
Juror Commendation - Searching for Fairies by Bill Snowman

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Best of Theme - Welcome by Carol Mansfield
Best of Theme - Welcome by Carol Mansfield

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Third Place - Croatia by Mark Smith
Third Place - Croatia by Mark Smith

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Second Place - Beach Triptych by Richard Glassman
Second Place - Beach Triptych by Richard Glassman

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


First Place - Lines of Communication 253, AMAZON.COM by Carol Thomason
First Place - Lines of Communication 253, AMAZON.COM by Carol Thomason

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Balboa Park Theatre Walk by Luis Juarez
Balboa Park Theatre Walk by Luis Juarez

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Early Morning Walk in Balboa Park by Luis Juarez
Early Morning Walk in Balboa Park by Luis Juarez

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Koi Cluster by Christine Mose
Koi Cluster by Christine Mose

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Two Poached by Christine Mose
Two Poached by Christine Mose

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Early Dawn by Tony Trowbridge
Early Dawn by Tony Trowbridge

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Open Door by Mike Hefner
Open Door by Mike Hefner

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Thaw by Rise Parberry
Thaw by Rise Parberry

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Carrillo Horse Ranch by Lorri Lynch
Carrillo Horse Ranch by Lorri Lynch

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Eucalyptus by Lorri Lynch
Eucalyptus  by Lorri Lynch

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Fashion by Vi Gassman
Fashion by Vi Gassman

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Hopscotch by Vi Gassman
Hopscotch by Vi Gassman

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Cosmos by Susan Weinberg-Harter
Cosmos by Susan Weinberg-Harter

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Bull Taco by Cristine Weatherby
Bull Taco by Cristine Weatherby

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Spirit Song by Linda Doll
Spirit Song by Linda Doll

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Tat Man by Linda Doll
Tat Man by Linda Doll

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Contemplation by Kathy Harder
Contemplation by Kathy Harder

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Purple on White by Linda Mullen
Purple on White by Linda Mullen

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Limbs of the Mighty Oak by Drew Bandish
Limbs of the Mighty Oak by Drew  Bandish

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


I Need Yellow! by Elena Lomakin
I Need Yellow! by Elena Lomakin

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Spring Nocturne #2 by Elena Lomakin
Spring Nocturne #2 by Elena Lomakin

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Headin' Home by Dwight Little
Headin' Home by Dwight Little

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


After the Rain by Mary Sharon Anderson
After the Rain by Mary Sharon Anderson

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Beacons Beach Leucadia by Dave Howell
Beacons Beach Leucadia by Dave Howell

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Macaw -2 by Keming Chen
Macaw -2 by Keming Chen

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Boarding the Train at Poway by Keming Chen
Boarding the Train at Poway by Keming Chen

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


The Sierras by Rebecca McCullough
The Sierras by Rebecca McCullough

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Spring Berries by Susan Keith
Spring Berries by Susan Keith

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


African Zebras by Ann Slater
African Zebras by Ann Slater

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Strength of a Lion by Ann Slater
Strength of a Lion by Ann Slater

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Morning Scratch by Angela Westengard
Morning Scratch by Angela Westengard

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Candies Tugs at Quarantine Anchorage by Michael Garberick
Candies Tugs at Quarantine Anchorage by Michael Garberick

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Corner Cafe, Paris by Shuang Li
Corner Cafe, Paris by Shuang Li

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Purple Dream by Shuang Li
Purple Dream by Shuang Li

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


My WWII Hero by Kathleen Eichler
My WWII Hero by Kathleen Eichler

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Bursting Lily by Bonnie Rinier
Bursting Lily by Bonnie Rinier

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Noble Cougar by Bonnie Rinier
Noble Cougar by Bonnie Rinier

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Looking Forward by Wanda Honeycutt
Looking Forward by Wanda Honeycutt

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Cinque Terra Flower Pots by Joan McKasson
Cinque Terra Flower Pots by Joan McKasson

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Garden Flower Bouquet by Joan McKasson
Garden Flower Bouquet by Joan McKasson

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Rocket by Christina Fries-Miller
Rocket by Christina Fries-Miller

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Escaping the Dragon 2 by Wanda Honeycutt
Escaping the Dragon 2 by Wanda Honeycutt

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Tractor Series - 277 by Carolyn Nespolo
Tractor Series - 277 by Carolyn Nespolo

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Rest Stop by Susan Hewitt
Rest Stop by Susan Hewitt

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Innerspace, Outerspace by Marilyn Shayegan
Innerspace, Outerspace by Marilyn Shayegan

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Afternoon by Ayue Zhang
Afternoon by Ayue Zhang

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Bazaar Del Mundo II by Jami Wright
Bazaar Del Mundo II by Jami Wright

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Toscana Trails by Jami Wright
Toscana Trails by Jami Wright

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Contemplation by Janet Perkin
Contemplation by Janet Perkin

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Getting Sideways by Mark Smith
Getting Sideways by Mark Smith

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Julie & Roses by Marion Mettler
Julie & Roses by Marion Mettler

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Halfway There by Lydia Velarde
Halfway There by Lydia Velarde

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Almost Home by Lydia Velarde
Almost Home by Lydia Velarde

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Dancing in a Vortex of Love by Beverly Tuzin
Dancing in a Vortex of Love by Beverly Tuzin

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Rhythms of Spring by Alice Kayuha
Rhythms of Spring by Alice Kayuha

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Mid-Century Modern by Roberta Dyer
Mid-Century Modern by Roberta Dyer

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Edible Blooms by Nancy Rizzardi
Edible Blooms by Nancy Rizzardi

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Out Of The Blue by Kathleen Scoggin
Out Of The Blue by Kathleen Scoggin

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Lonely Planet by Fani Hason
Lonely Planet by Fani Hason

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


In Close Pursuit by Julie Anderson
In Close Pursuit by Julie Anderson

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Miura by Jorge Garza
Miura by Jorge Garza

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Drone View by Carol Mansfield
Drone View by Carol Mansfield

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Not All Eggs in One Basket by Lois Athearn
Not All Eggs in One Basket by Lois Athearn

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Fowl Play by Lois Athearn
Fowl Play by Lois Athearn

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Moroc Tile by Marty Atwell
Moroc Tile by Marty Atwell

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Watch Out by Lynn Lilyquist
Watch Out by Lynn Lilyquist

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Field Flowers 2 by Vita Sorrentino
Field Flowers 2 by Vita Sorrentino

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Love That Red II by Vita Sorrentino
Love That Red II by Vita Sorrentino

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Barnstable Harbor by Thomas Franco
Barnstable Harbor by Thomas Franco

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Backroads (Plein Air) by Thomas Franco
Backroads (Plein Air) by Thomas Franco

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Let It Snow by Charles Held
Let It Snow by Charles Held

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Backstreet Rhodes by Ralph Kingery
Backstreet Rhodes by Ralph Kingery

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


The Fallen Giant by Ski Torzeski
The Fallen Giant by Ski Torzeski

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Intertwined Pears by Linda Drake
Intertwined Pears by Linda Drake

2017 April - "Seeds of Inspiration"


Fiery Dreams by Astrid Edel Walter
Fiery Dreams by Astrid Edel Walter

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Monthly SDWS General Meeting

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Location: SDWS Gallery

Time & Agenda:

6:30pm Social Time
7:00pm Business Meeting and Demonstration by a featured artist.
Featured Artist: Ted Nuttal

 


The 52nd Congressional District Art Competition Winners Entries will be on display at SDWS from April 12-20th. (Learn More)


SDWS Blog

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