The purpose of the New Mexico Watercolor Society is the elevation of the stature of watercolor as an art medium and the education of the public as to the significance of watercolor as an important creative permanent painting medium. The ultimate goal is to make New Mexico known nationally for its watercolorists.
All individuals interested in watercolor media are invited to join the NM Watercolor Society and participate in our regularly scheduled educational and social events.
Meetings are held monthly (except August) and include interesting and stimulating painting-related speakers. There is a social preceeding the meeting where artists can chat and become acquainted with other members.
NMWS members have the opportunity to participate in the bi-annual exhibits sponsored by the society, educational workshops conducted by nationally known artists, and enjoy the fellowship of other artists during the monthly meetings and Paint-Outs. NMWS members are also eligible to enter the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies’ annual show (juried exhibition drawn from 11 western states/regions.
MEMBERS: Join our NMWS Facebook Group to stay up to date with your artist colleagues on all the latest news and activities!
Registration for MasterWorks of New Mexico is closed.
Notifications of acceptance for Standard Fine Artwork will be emailed by February 20, 2015 unless otherwise arranged.
File Manager is Ruth Vreeland
The Masterworks Exhibition begins April 4, 2015 at the Hispanic Arts Bldg. EXPO-NM (State Fairgrounds)
The NMWS Spring Show will open with a reception May 9, 2015 from 1 to 4 pm.
Entry deadline for painting submissions is March 13, 2015