Archive for June, 2019

Member News!

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

The San Diego Watercolor Society is simply bursting with talented artists! We learned that one of our members recently launched a new endeavor on Etsy and we are pleased to share this member news with you.

One of our members, Linda Mullen, who paints breathtaking florals has recently started offering downloadable step-by-step lessons on Etsy.… Read more

Raffle Winner

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

The lucky winner of “Pensive” by David Lobenberg was Tamra Reigel from San Diego. Congratulations! We hope this colorful, original artwork will be treasured in its new home.

Tamra Reigel and her gorgeous pup with “Pensive”.

The San Diego Watercolor Society will have another Opportunity Drawing in Fall 2019.… Read more

Huntington Library Trip

Monday, June 17th, 2019

What do you call a bus full of art enthusiasts? Well, we call it awesome.

The San Diego Watercolor Society organized a bus trip to the Huntington Library near Pasadena on June 6, 2019. As you will see from the pictures a few of the attendees sent to us, it was an outstanding day filled with beautiful, inspirational sights.… Read more

Julie Anderson – Best of Theme

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

The June Member Show theme “Capturing Local Color” was thoroughly evident in Julie Anderson’s painting ‘In Search of Orangutans’ and was awarded Best of Theme by juror, Angela Chang. Angela’s commented, “I am viewing this theme as capturing the local color of San Diego, rather than the literal meaning of the local color of an object.Read more

Juror Comments: June Member Show

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

CAPTURING LOCAL COLOR

Angela Chang

The transparency, depth, and motion of water inspire Angela Chang to paint. She celebrates the beauty found in the juxtaposition of form. Movements generated through these connections are the primary source of inspiration for her series “Umbrellas and Sunbrellas.”

As she approaches and engages the viewer with her work, she explores depth found through the interaction of color, pattern, and form.… Read more

SD County Fair

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

We couldn’t be more thrilled about so many of our San Diego Watercolor Society members participating in the SD County Fair. And what’s better? Several paintings have been selected for awards.

Congratulations to our artists!

  • Craig Anderson
  • Drew Bandish
  • Pat Dispenziere
  • Roberta Dyer
  • Glory Giffin
  • Elaine Harvey
  • Wanda Honeycutt
  • Luis Juarez
  • Susan Keith
  • Linda Kennedy
  • Ralph Kingery
  • Carol Mansfield
  • Carolyn Nespolo
  • Cynthia Roach
  • Sherry Roper
  • Dee Ruark
  • Ann Slater
  • Mark Smith
  • Vita Sorrentino
  • Ski Torzeski
  • Ann Walker
  • Angela Westengard
  • Mary Williams
  • Jami Wright

And if we’ve missed anyone on our list, please email us so we can add you!… Read more

Have you seen our changes?

Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

We’ve made it easier than ever to find the San Diego Watercolor Society in Liberty Station with brand new interior and exterior banners.

The creation of these banners was a group effort of many SDWS volunteers who generously gave their time and talent.… Read more