Celebrating the Life of Oren Cooper

October 10th, 2019

San Diego Watercolor Society Signature Member Oren Cooper passed away at the end of September, just shy of his 99th birthday. His family would like to invite his dear friends to his Celebration of Life. Oren’s son, Eric Cooper commented that “He was very proud of his SDWS that he was able to put on each painting.… Read more

Member News: Shinja Scheidnes

October 7th, 2019

San Diego Watercolor Society member, Shinja Scheidnes, is having her annual art show at the Spanish Village in Balboa Park.

Her loverly artwork will be on display in Gallery 23 until October 15, 2019 from 10am-4pm. All are invited to visit with her and browse the gallery!… Read more

Share the Love

September 26th, 2019

Did you know that the San Diego Watercolor Society is visited by over 27,000 people every year?

We hope that all of our visitors have a wonderful experience visiting our gallery, taking a workshop, watching a painting demo, and/or enjoying one of our many special events.… Read more

Solo Show: Wanda Honeycutt

September 16th, 2019

If you are looking for a fun night of art in La Jolla, look no further. One of San Diego Watercolor Society’s most delightful members is having a solo show on September 21, 2019 from 5pm-7pm at the Trilogy Sanctuary. Hope to see you there!… Read more

Last PLCU Show for 2019

September 6th, 2019

Have you ever wondered how the Point Loma Credit Union Special Show began? We asked Mary Sue Compton who champions this effort and here’s what she shared:

In 2013, Adriana Brunner, Business Development Manager for the Point Loma Credit Union (PLCU), contacted us to ask if we would like to partner with them.… Read more

Celebration of Life for Ally Benbrook

September 5th, 2019
Ally Benbrook

The family of Allison (Ally) Benbrook would like to invite all of her dear friends from the San Diego Watercolor Society to her Celebration of Life on October 1, 2019 at Red Run Farms. (Map)

This event is taking place at a working ranch, so please be sure to wear closed shoes and jeans are perfectly fine.… Read more

For Sale by Member

September 2nd, 2019

Lola Juris, a long-time member of SDWS is retiring and she’s selling her art supplies. Most of the brushes, papers and paint are gone, but she still has these items for sale: four painting tables, a Logan mat cutter, Prismacolor pencils, watercolor pencils, a large wooden easel, a small, wooden 12-drawer cabinet for paint-tube storage ($15), and some acrylics. If you’re interested in seeing/buying any of these supplies, please call Lola at 760-439-9999 any day before 7:00 PM, or e-mail: lolajuris@cox.net. 
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Juror Comments: August Member Show

July 30th, 2019

To help San Diego Watercolor Society members understand more about the jury process, SDWS asks jurors for comments.  Please remember these are informal comments to provide insight into the juror’s evaluation process.  They should be considered just another data point, the same way that demonstrating artists make comments on their process or methods. … Read more

Are you ready?

July 21st, 2019

The August 2019 monthly member show will be a Merchandise Awards Show, so get your paintings ready!

This year, the awards will be a Logan 350-1 Mat Cutter, a $50 gift card from Artist’s and Craftsman Supply, and two sets of Dr.… Read more

Member News: Fani Hason

July 18th, 2019

If you want to see some of the beautiful artwork by member artist, Fani Hason, visit the Rancho Penasquitos Library! Her lovely artwork will be displayed until September 10, 2019.

Be sure to stop by or visit her website www.fanihason.com

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