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(Page last updated May 4,, 2016)


WVWS Aqueous 2016 will be in Beckley

The WVWS national juried exhibition, Aqueous 2016, will be at the Bickey Gallery in Beckley, home of the Beckley Art Group, from May 21-June 21.

Juror is Pat Cook, AWS, NWS.

Drop off dates for the show are coming up, May 14-18, from 11am to 5pm.

The show will open on May 21, and the reception with awards presentation will be Saturday, June 4, 6:30 to 8:30pm.

Pittsburgh Watercolor Society's 70th Aqueous International

2016 marks the 70th anniversary of Pittsburgh Watercolor Society's Aqueous International exhibition, Oct. 1-22 at the Spinning Plate Gallery in Pittsburgh.

Entry deadline is July 11, 2016. Juror is Gerald Brommer, NWS, AWS.

For a prospectus and more information: http://pittsburghwatercolorsociety.com/page-1735864

Rocky Mountain National Watermedia

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia exhibition will be Sept. 17 - Oct. 23 and is presented by Foothills Art Center (FAC) in Golden, Colorado. RMNW attracts entrants and jurors from throughout the United States, and is regarded as one of the top watermedia exhibitions in the country. The 2016 juror is Katherine Chang Liu. Submission Deadline: May 17, 2016 (mail in) & May 24, 2016 (online).

For more information, visit http://foothillsartcenter.org/fac/call-for-entries-rocky-mountain-national-watermedia/

See and Do

Plein Air Painting in Green Bank

Signature member Kay Gillispie  invites everyone to participate in a FREE plein air painting workshop in Pocohantas County this fall.

"Plein Air Painting in Green Bank" will take place Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 in Green Bank, and will also feature historical accounts of many of the pre-Civil War buildings in the area, as well as old farmhouses and barns. The free two-day workshop is sponsored by the Green Bank Art Center and Kay wrote a successful grant application to cover expenses.

Call 304-456-4747 or email kathryn@pocahontasarts.org for more information.


Sue Archer teaching for Allied Artists

Allied Artists of West Virginia is holding registration for a 4-day workshop with artist Sue Archer, AWS, NWS, TWS, Oct. 26-29, 2016 (Wed. thru Sat.).

Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 7pm, there will also be a lecture and demo by Sue Archer.

Application and materials list will soon be posted on AAWV website. Cost is $300 for AAWV members; $350 nonmembers. Class limited to 15. Level: Advanced beginner through advanced. No refunds after Sept. 1, 2016 unless replacement is found.

Contact Brenda Beatty, 304-727-3015 or icbeatty7@suddenlink.net