Archive for the ‘Member News’ Category

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

Plein Air with Drew Bandish

Sunday, May 5th, 2019

What a treat! The artists and delegates visiting San Diego for the 44th Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibition enjoyed an afternoon at the Embarcadero painting with San Diego Watercolor Society Signature Member, Drew Bandish.

To learn more about Drew, please visit his website drewbandish.com.… Read more

Juror Comments: 44th Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibition

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

JUROR COMMENTS 

Kathleen Conover, Juror
Kathleen Conover, Juror

Juror’s Bio

Master Artist, Kathleen Conover exhibits her work, juries exhibitions, gives demonstrations and teaches in-depth workshops. She has been juried into more than 200 exhibitions, receiving national and international recognition for the vision, innovative techniques, and fearless expression that give rise to her unique designs.  Painting with openness to her subject matter, she is guided by intense observation and deep personal reflection.  The result is rich symbolic layers of literal and figurative design.… Read more

Marion Mettler – In the News

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
La Jolla resident Marion Mettler in her Bird Rock studio (Ashley Mackin-Solomon)

We couldn’t have said it better ourselves. Be sure to check out the article in the La Jolla Light featuring San Diego Watercolor Society member, Marion Mettler.

Marion has been awarded Best of Show for her painting “Seated No.6” in the 2019 44th Annual Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibition.… Read more

Wanda Honeycutt – Solo Show in Carlsbad

Thursday, April 11th, 2019

One of our favorite artists is having her first solo show! Wanda is not only a divinely talented artist, she is also one of the friendliest and sweetest people you will ever meet. We love the story about how her solo show originated.… Read more

First Friday Sketches

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

The San Diego Watercolor Society is the place to be during Liberty Station’s Friday Night Liberty Events.

All are welcome to come mingle with the artists and view the new paintings. A brand new show is featured every month! Enjoy some light snacks and wine in the ambiance of the lovely light-filled gallery.… Read more

Chuck McPherson – Solo Exhibition in La Mesa

Sunday, April 7th, 2019

San Diego Watercolor Society members are a constant source of inspiration. When we learned that Chuck McPherson, one of our well-known artists, had a special local exhibit happening we knew we had to share the details with you. Please read on and learn more.… Read more

Juror Comments: The Language of Art

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

The juror for the April 2019 Member Show, Kathleen Scoggin, was gracious to provide her comments for some of our accepted entries. Please read on!

Kathleen Scoggin is a contemporary abstract artist working in watercolor, acrylic, and mixed media. Her work is inspired by nature and expresses organic subjects.… Read more

Pay to Win!

Sunday, March 31st, 2019

Don’t miss out on this great OPPORTUNITY to own an original David Lobenberg Watercolor valued at $1800! You can show your support for the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies 2019 Exhibition hosted by SDWS by not only Buying Raffle Tickets but by sharing our raffle with friends and family on Facebook, via email or just chatting with your neighbors.… Read more

Support SDWS with Amazon Smile

Saturday, March 30th, 2019

Did you know that you can support the San Diego Watercolor Society by shopping on Amazon?

Shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/95-3153264 and AmazonSmile donates to the San Diego Watercolor Society. 

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same services as featured on Amazon.com.… Read more