Events and Announcements

GWS 2014 Members Exhibition Calendar:

  • Jun 24 - Deadline to Recieve Entries
  • July 22 - Acceptances posted on website
  • September 2 - 3 - Shipped work arrives at Abernathy Arts Center during hours of operation: 9am - 7pm
  • Sept 4 - Hand delivered work arrives 11am - 2pm
  • Sept 9 - Exhibition Opens
  • Oct 13 - 17 - Frank Webb Workshop at Kudzu Art Zone, Norcross, GA
  • Oct 17 - Awards Presentation/Reception at Abernathy Arts Center 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Oct 18 - Frank Webb Demonstration at Abernathy Arts Center 10am - 11:30 am
  • Oct 18 - Exhibition Closes
  • Oct 18 - Pick up and Packing 11:30am - 2pm
  • Oct 18 - Shipped work picked up by UPS/FedEx

The GWS Seventh Annual High School Seniors Scholarship Show Exhibition Calendar 2014 winners have now been announced! Click here for more information.

2014 Georgia Watercolor Society Member Exhibition

The 2014 GWS Member Exhibition will be held September 9 -October 18, 2014 at the Abernathy Arts Center, Sandy Springs, GA.

2014 GWS Member Show Workshop:

Improve Your Painting by Adding Knowing to Seeing and Feeling

Instructed by
Frank Webb, AWS - DF, NWS

Frank Webb, AWS - DF and NWS, will be the judge and juror for the exhibition. The five-day workshop, Improve Your Painting by Adding Knowing to Seeing and Feeling, instructed by Frank Webb, will take place at the Kudzu Art Zone in Norcross, GA on October 13 - 17, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm daily. The Awards Presentation and Reception will be hosted by the Abernathy Arts Center from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on October 17. Frank will have a Demonstration at Abernathy Arts Center on October 18, 10:00 am - 11:30 am. The prospectus contains information on all the show's activities.

For additional information or questions, please contact one of the 2014 Member Exhibition Co-chairs:

Donna England (Workshop) at , phone 770-312-8640 or

Frances Wilson (Exhibition) at , phone 770-994-6804.

Click here to view the GWS National Show!

Award Winners - 2014 National Exhibition

Courtney III

Kathleen Durdin, GWS
First Place

Splish Splash

Catherine Pichon
Third Place

Inside the Paint Shed

Charles Sharpe, GWS
Second Place

Beatin' the Heat

Peggy Brown, GWS
Fourth Place
Binders Award

Stay Up-to date on GWS News with E-News

Want to know the latest news from GWS? Do you want to be reminded of upcoming events? Then be sure to give us your email address. If you have given us your email address and you are not getting current news, your spam blocker may be keeping us out. Send your current email address to remove any blocking off that address. A majority of our members get their news via email. You must be a current GWS member to receive theses updates.