Archive for the ‘Member News’ Category

Thank you, Volunteers!

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Volunteers are central to the San Diego Watercolor Society. As an all-volunteer organization, we rely on our committed and passionate members to complete every single task. Big and small – all contributions of time and talent are recognized and appreciated.

The annual volunteer reception took place in November and Immediate Past President, Susan Hewitt, had the following poem read by Volunteer Director, Jessie Davenport.… Read more

A Night at the Opera

Monday, October 21st, 2019

A few San Diego Watercolor Society artists were invited to sketch night at the San Diego Opera’s Aida dress rehearsal. These sketch evenings at the San Diego Civic Theater offer artists a unique opportunity to capture the powerful performances of the opera with their artistic talents.… Read more

Member News: Fani Hason

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

San Diego Watercolor Society member, Fani Hason, is showing her work at the Caramel Valley Library.

Fani is thrilled to invite her friends and fellow art lovers to come see her 18 watercolors on display.

Available until the end of November with a special receipt on Saturday, November 9, 2019, 2:30pm – 5pm.… Read more

Member News: Ski Torzeski

Thursday, October 17th, 2019
“Late Afternoon” by Ski Torzeski

We are thrilled to offer an original painting by award-winning member artist, Ski Torzeski, for the International Exhibition Raffle. This stunning painting will look spectacular in your home or office so be sure to visit the gallery and purchase your tickets before the lucky winner is drawn on November 1, 2019.… Read more

Solo Show: Wanda Honeycutt

Monday, 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

Friday, 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

Juror Comments: August Member Show

Tuesday, 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?

Sunday, 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

Thursday, 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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Thomas W. Schaller!

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

We are honored to have Thomas W. Schaller, an award-winning master artist, provide the watercolor demonstration at the San Diego Watercolor Society’s July member meeting.

The meeting will be held on July 7, 2019 at 1pm at the San Diego Watercolor Society in Education Center.Read more