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Feb 14

SWS Members Accepted in 2018 WFWS43

  The Western Federation of Watercolor Societies is an organization comprised of 11 watercolor groups from across the western United States. SWS is the most easterly located society.   WFWS was started by Dr. David Gale in New Mexico in 1976 and spread to a society in Colorado, California, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Oregon, Arizona ( 2 …

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Oct 11

Painting of the Month Rules Change

Southwestern Watercolor Society POM Rules Change

  The SWS Board of Directors approves and presents Painting of the Month Rule Change Starting at the upcoming November 14, 2017 Membership Meeting the Painting of the Month rules will change to include two categories for judging and awards. This change is in response to the SWS membership request to give the beginning and …

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Oct 02

Best of Show: Ingrid Albrecht

Ingrid Albrecht Best of Show

“AND OFF to the PARK WE GO” All awards can be found by clicking the link below: 2017 SWS 54th Membership Exhibition Awards Catalog    

Oct 02

SWS President’s Award

SWS President's Award Winning watercolor by Cindy Daunis

Congratulations to Cindy Daunis for winning the first SWS President’s Award for her painting “Zebra Gossip” presented  by the following SWS Presidents (past and present) Gaylord O’Con   2012-13   2017-18 Naomi Brotherton   1967-68 Gail Delger 2007-08 Bob Voges 1983-84 Joel Sampson 2009-10 Herb Reed    2008-09 Jones McConnell   1992-93  2002-03 Michael Borne  1989-90 Walt Davis   1991-92 Patti …

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Jul 10

54th – 2017 Membership Show Preview Party was a Huge Success

SWS Membership Show Preview Party

4th VP, Exhibitions, Laura Drumwright orchestrated a wonderful preview party last Sunday, July 9, 2017, where a good size crowd of SWS Members, family and friends met at the Royal Lane Baptist Church to view every image submitted to Café for the Membership Show. There were a total of 331 images submitted from 152 artist. …

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Jun 12

2017 – 54th Annual Member Exhibition

2017 SWS Annual Member Show

Southwestern Watercolor Society is pleased to announce it’s 54th Annual Member Exhibition to be held August 31 through September 30, 2017 at the Eisemann Center in Richardson. Entry is open to members of the Southwestern Watercolor Society (SWS), a national organization based in Dallas and celebrating its’ 54th anniversary, with 400+ members throughout the USA. New …

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