In the News: Lynette Bredow

August 5th, 2020

We love it when our members are in the news! Read all about Lynette Bredow’s painting ‘Tattooed Tenderness” recognized in the Ramona Sentinel.

Click HERE to go to the article.… Read more

August 2020 Volunteer of the Month: Cris Weatherby

August 1st, 2020

Congratulations to Cris Weatherby, our August Volunteer of the Month! Cris has been a member of SDWS for 20 years, and during that time she has been Workshop Director on two different occasions, bringing in top-name artists as workshop instructors. She has been a valuable consultant over the years to other Workshop Directors, thanks to her knowledge of and interaction with many well-known, talented watermedia artists.… Read more

In the News: Lynette Bredow

July 16th, 2020
Tattooed Tenderness by Lynette Bredow

Lynette Bredow has been recognized in the San Diego Union Tribune for her Best of Theme painting “Tattooed Tenderness”.

Be sure to read the full interview using the link below.


NWS 50 Stars Exhibition 2020

July 10th, 2020

The National Watercolor Society’s 50 Stars Exhibition is available for viewing on their website. Follow the links below to watch their video announcement and view the virtual exhibition.

View National Watercolor Society Announcement

View Virtual Exhibition

Accepted Paintings from SDWS (Juror: Linda Doll)

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Inspiration Alert: Cris Weatherby

July 9th, 2020

Our latest inspiration during the World Watercolor Month comes from Cris Weatherby. Cris has generously created a demo that can be watched using the below link.


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July 2020 Volunteer of the Month

July 1st, 2020

Congratulations to Susan Graff, our July Volunteer of the Month! Susan joined SDWS as a volunteer at the beginning of 2020.  She volunteered to be part of the technology committee and impressed everyone with her business background and computer software knowledge. … Read more

In the News: Janet Gilliland

June 23rd, 2020

Janet Gilliland, a Signature Member of the San Diego Watercolor Society, was awarded “Best of Miniatures” in the June 2020 Member Exhibition “Just Add Water”.

Janet’s story is featured in an article by the Rancho Bernardo New Journal. Congratulations, Janet!

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May 2020 Volunteer of the Month

May 19th, 2020

Congratulations to Abbyann Sisk, the May Volunteer of the Month! Abbyann is an exceptionally dedicated San Diego Watercolor Society volunteer. Joining SDWS in October of 2018 she embraced volunteering at the staffing desk. She excels at greeting gallery guests with ease and manages the desk and sales with skill.… Read more

Artist Demo Video: Susan Keith

April 21st, 2020

Enjoy an excellent art demonstration video by Susan Keith the juror of our next Virtual Member Exhibition, “Beyond the Pale”.  In addition to recommendations for materials, Susan shares her vibrant and loose painting techniques using ox gall and water blooms to create her award-winning paintings that are exhibited world wide.… Read more

Creative Ideas!

April 16th, 2020

There are a mountain of ideas being shared throughout the arts community with projects and creative ideas for all ages. Below is one idea that was sent to us that involves your beloved pet. If you complete it, be sure to let us know!… Read more