Archive for the ‘Member Spotlight’ Category

Member Spotlight: Edward Abrams

Saturday, November 21st, 2020

Edward Abrams was awarded first place in the November 2020 Member Exhibition for “Lady in Flowered Dress”. Juror Stan Kurth remarked, “This is an extremely powerful portrait with strong and well rendered shadow values, shapes and textures. The composition demands your attention, then moves you in and around for an inspection of all the intricacies.… Read more

Artist Demo Video: Susan Keith

Tuesday, 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

Member Spotlight: Gabriel Stockton

Friday, April 10th, 2020

Gabriel Stockton is the fearless leader of the San Diego Watercolor Society’s Wednesday Paintout group.

Normally, this group meets weekly in various locations around San Diego to paint and come together as artists. However, during this time of social distancing these events have been placed on hold.… Read more

Inspiration Alert: Roberta Dyer

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

If you need a little inspiration during these uncertain times, you will certainly find it by spending some time with award-winning artist Roberta Dyer.

Roberta, a past-president of the San Diego Watercolor Society, is also a Signature member of the San Diego Watercolor Society, Western Federation of Watercolor Societies, and International Society of Acrylic Painters (ISAP).… Read more

Artist Spotlight: Pat Dews

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

Time for another Artist Spotlight! This time, we are featuring artist, Pat Dews. We love her bold painting style and advice to fellow artists!

When did you first get started as an artist? 
I started my art career as a child.… Read more

Member Spotlight: Chuck McPherson

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

Three time’s a charm, right? Well, day three of our Member Spotlight features the one and only, Chuck McPherson. Chuck is a long-time member and advocate for the San Diego Watercolor Society. He’s served in numerous capacities and is a true champion of the arts.… Read more

Member Spotlight: Carol Thomason

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

Another one of our angel artists, Carol Thomason, let us have a sneak peek into her world. Carol is like a ray of sunshine and has had a very interesting art journey.

Read on and be inspired!

About the Artist: Carol Thomason NWS, SDWS, WFWS

Carol Thomason uses fluid acrylics, watercolor, collage, pencils and watercolor crayons to create the mixed media paintings in her non-objective series she calls “Lines of Communication.”  The… Read more

Member Spotlight: Linda Mullen

Monday, March 16th, 2020

The San Diego Watercolor Society is pleased to feature some of our distinguished artists in a “Member Spotlight” to increase engagement in the arts and also recognize some of our remarkable member artists.

One of these artists is the lovely Linda Mullen.… Read more