Events and Announcements

GWS XXXV National Exhibition Calendar:

  • Apr 24 - Exhibition closes
  • Apr 25 - Pick-up and packing day 11:00am – 2:00pm
  • Apr 25 - Shipped work pick-up by UPS or FedEx

GWS Seventh Annual High School Seniors Scholarship Show Exhibition Calendar 2014

  • Mar 10 - Deadline to receive entries
  • Mar 20 - Notifications of acceptance sent
  • Apr 9 - 11 - Deliver paintings to Binders
    4pm-7pm
  • Apr 14 - May 2 - Exhibit at Binders - Limelight Gallery
  • May 3 Awards Reception
    2pn - 3pm
  • May 3 Students take artwork home (3pm)
For more information click here

Georgia Watercolor Society XXXV National Exhibition

The Georgia Watercolor Society XXXV National Exhibition was held in Carrollton, GA, at the Carrollton Cultural Arts Center, March 7 - April 24, 2014. Mel Stabin, AWS, NWS was the juror and judge of the exhibition. He also conducted a five-day workshop, Pushing the Envelope in Watercolor: Express Yourself, March 31 - April 4, 2014. On April 5 Mel presented his loose, representational style in a demonstration, followed by a luncheon, GWS annual meeting, and awards presentation/reception.

Congratulations to our newest Georgia Watercolor Society Signature Members!

As of the 2014 National Exhibition, the following members have achieved Signature Status!

  • Margaret Becker (Marnie)
  • Peggy Brown
  • Dana Daydodge
  • Kathleen Durdin
  • Donna England
  • Carole Young McCollum
  • Daryl Nicholson
  • Carol Van Dyck

Click here to view the 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


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