Juror Comments September 2022 Members Show

September 7th, 2022

Juror: Edward Abrams

Juror Commendations

“ Twilight Over the Wetlands” by Susan Weinberg-Harter

I did like the composition, and the way the paint is handled. I like the flocks of birds. It’s comfortable, it’s nice, it’s very pretty.

Twilight Over the Wetlands by Susan Weinberg-Harter

“Bonita Cove Morning” by Sarah Sullivan

There is nothing to do with surf, although it looks like a surf scene. … Read more

August 2022 Members Show “Gray Matters” Juror Comments

August 16th, 2022

Juror: Drew Bandish

Juror Commendations

“Pismo Adirondacks” by Mark Smith

I really appreciate the unique decisions that this artist makes, the wobbles that he puts into it are personal; I know this from seeing this artist’s work over the years. It is very unusual in subject matter.
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Juror Comments July 2022 Members Show “Illumination 2.0”

July 3rd, 2022

Geoff Allen, Juror

Juror Commendations

It’s A Southern Thing by Carolina Dealy

It’s very cultural in its expression, very fresh. With the complexity of everything, the reflections, the attention to every square inch of this, it’s amazing. It’s like a house, like a building.
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San Diego Watercolor Society Artists at the Del Mar Fair

June 16th, 2022

I had a wonderful time exploring the Fine Arts Exhibit at the Del Mar Fair this week! There were a number of artists from the San Diego Watercolor Society with work exhibited, and more than a few awards. I show here at least some of the exhibited artists and their work.… Read more

Juror Comments June 2022 Member’s Show

June 6th, 2022

Susan Keith, Juror

Juror Commendations

“Raider” by Roberta Dyer

You just get the character of the raccoon!  I love the texture she has created with the mark-making that she has done with the crayon, and the soft colors in the background.
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Juror Comments Spring 2022 Members TriAnnual Online Show

May 21st, 2022

Amid el Haddad, Juror

Honorable Mentions

Full Bloom by Lori Pollack

A beautiful floral composition. The background with the leaves is beautifully executed with an infinite variety of greens. Shadow passages on the leaves are barely perceptible but deeply felt. The flowers painted in complementary colour, compared to the background, bring them forward and give them a lot of shine.… Read more

La Mesa Artist Wins Best of Theme

May 16th, 2022

Roz Oserin, an artist and resident of La Mesa, California, has won the Best of Theme award in the continuingly competitive May 2022 San Diego Watercolor Society (SDWS) Member’s exhibition “Visual Dialogues”, an in-gallery show of the SDWS at 2825 Dewey Road in Liberty Station, San Diego, CA.… Read more

Rancho Bernardo Artist Wins Third Place

May 16th, 2022

Vita Sorrentino, an artist and resident of Rancho Bernardo, California, has won the third-place award in the continuingly competitive May 2022 San Diego Watercolor Society (SDWS) Member’s exhibition “Visual Dialogues”, an in-gallery show of the SDWS at 2825 Dewey Road in Liberty Station, San Diego, CA.… Read more

San Diego Artist Wins Second Place

May 16th, 2022

Luis Juarez, an artist and resident of San Diego, California, has won the second-place award in the continuingly competitive May 2022 San Diego Watercolor Society (SDWS) Member’s exhibition “Visual Dialogues”, an in-gallery show of the SDWS at 2825 Dewey Road in Liberty Station, San Diego, CA.… Read more

Oceanside Artist Wins First Place

May 16th, 2022

Kathleen Scoggin, an artist and resident of Oceanside, San Diego, California, has won the first-place award in the continuingly competitive May 2022 San Diego Watercolor Society (SDWS) Member’s exhibition “Visual Dialogues”, an in-gallery show of the SDWS at 2825 Dewey Road in Liberty Station, San Diego, CA.… Read more