The second time SWS hosted the annual Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Annual Exhibition was May 21—June 13, 2004…..WFWS-29. SWS planned and held the Annual Board meeting, Delegate social activities, and Show Opening. Continue....
Robert E. Wood versus Robert Wood
by Naomi Brotherton SWS, NWO, TWS, WFWS
n the 1960s large prints of works by oil painter, Robert Wood, were popular in home and office décor. And when the name Robert E. Wood appeared in the Dallas papers as a demonstrator for the Southwestern Watercolor Society at the DP& Light building November 11, 1967, non painters were attracted to see this man at work. Continue....
Western Federation 18 Hosted by SWS in 1993
by Naomi Brotherton SWS, NWO, TWS, WFWS and Deborah Shannon SWS TWS ACA
The First Western Federation Show hosted by the Southwestern Watercolor Society was exhibited at D’Art in Dallas from May 29th to June 29th, 1993 and was chaired by Leo Smith and Deborah Shannon, who had recently moved to Dallas. Continue....
2012 SWS Membership Exhibition
2012 - 49th Annual Southwestern Watercolor Society Exhibit Catalog
Juror Mel Stabin (AWS, NWS) selected a beautiful show of 81 paintings for the 2012 exhibit from 370 entries. Congratulations to all the artists and award winners selected. The work is diverse and exceptional.
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SWS Membership comes with many benefits. These include free painting demonstration with nationally-known painters, entering the Annual SWS Membership Exhibition with a nationally-known juror, entering the monthly Painting of the Month, with awards and many more...
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Next Paintout: Spring Paintout – April 26-27, 2013 – Nocona, Texas
We will be going to Nocona Texas for the next SWS paintout on Friday April 26 and Saturday April 27. A block of 10 rooms have been reserved at the Veranda Motel in Nocona for $65 plus tax per night for King Rooms.(940) 825-5111
Each person should make their own reservation and be sure to mention SWS to get our special rate. More details coming about dinner, lunch and the reception.