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(Page last updated Jan. 18, 2017)

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Bonus! Sign up for Color Splash!

Introducing WVWS Color Splash!, a monthly e-publication delivered by email, that will launch on February 5, 2017. This e-pub is a bonus benefit of WVWS membership. To learn more, visit the ColorSplash page on the WVWS website HERE.

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Announcements and News

Aqueous 2017 show information

The Prospectus can be downloaded HERE.

Dates for the West Virgnia Watercolor Society annual juried exhibition are May 2 to July 13, 2017

Calendar (see prospectus for more specific information)
*    Entries due -- March 1
*    Artists notified—March 30
*    Work received at Mathena Center no later than April 28
*    Exhibit opens -- May 2
*    Reception and Awards -- May 19
*    Painting Pickup -- July 14


New Juried, Signature WVWS members

Congratulations to John Coffey of Princeton, Jane Michael of Morgantown, and Brenda Beatty of St. Albans for earning Juried status in WVWS. 

Also congratulations to Deanna Gillum and Karen Ensor Brown, both of Buckhannon, Ronda Albright of Martinsburg, and Betty Neely of Fairmont for earning Signature status in WVWS.

Member News

"United Shell Fish" by John Coffey

John Coffey Solo Show in Lewisburg

WVWS juried member John Coffey will have a solo show, “Simple Realism in Watercolor” in the Old Stone Room Gallery at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg, from Jan. 6 through Feb. 27.  John invites all WVWS members to attend.

Visit www.carnegiehallwv.com for more information. To see John's website, visit www.JohnCoffeyWatercolors.com