2016 53rd Southwestern Watercolor Society Membership Exhibition
More than $5,000.00 in cash and merchandise to be awarded!
Juror – Stan Miller, AWS
Stan Miller is an internationally known American artist who has instructed workshops and juried art events around the world. Stan studied art for three years in a small college in Spokane, Washington, graduating in 1973. He was a watercolor instructor at Spokane Falls Community College from 1976 to 1984.
He is a signature member and award winner with the American Watercolor Society. Recently, In 2015, Stan was first place winner in the Artist’s Magazine National Competition and in 2014 was an Award winner and participant in the World Watercolour Competition and Exhibition in Narbonne, France. In 2006 Stan was the Grand Prize winner in the Watercolor Magic Magazine National Competition, USA He was the judge for the Northwest Watercolor Society National Exhibition in Seattle, Washington, and had juried numerous exhibitions throughout the United States.
To learn more about Stan Miller, please visit his website: http://stanmiller.net/
Southwestern Watercolor Society (SWS) is a prestigious national organization based in Dallas and celebrating its’ 53rd anniversary, with approximately 400 members thoughout the USA. Information pertaining to SWS may be found on our website at www.swswatercolor.org.
The 2016 annual SWS Membership Exhibition Prospectus is now available on the CaFE (Call for Entries) website,www.callforentry.org. Please enter the word ‘watercolor’ or ‘southwestern’ on the Café site to search for our exhibition.
Entries will be accepted until midnight, June 30,2016. CLICK HERE to see additional information about the show.
Entry Fee (First painting image entry fee): $35.00; $5 each for 2nd and 3rd painting.
All work must be painted after January 1, 2014 (strictly enforced), original water media on paper or Yupo. Accepted water media include watercolors, acrylics, inks, gouache, casein, egg tempera, watercolor pencils and watercolor crayons.
Entry Deadline Wednesday, June 30, 2016 (midnight)
Preview Party Sunday, July 17, 2016 Royal Lane Baptist Church 2:00-4:00PM
Acceptance Notification Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Deadline to receive shipped art Monday, August 29, 2016 Craters & Freighters
Deadline for hand-delivered art Monday, August 29, 2016 Eisemann Center (5:00-7:00PM)
Show Opens Wednesday, August 31, 2016 Eisemann Center
Awards Reception Sunday, September 18, 2016 Eisemann Center (6:00PM to 8:00PM)
Show Closes Saturday, September 24, 2016
Pick-up hand-delivered art Monday, September 26, 2016 (Eisemann Center 5:00 to 7:00PM)
Shipped art returned Monday, September 26, 2016 by Craters & Freighters