In the fall every year at a city in Florida more than six to seven hundred artists congregate to the Florida Watercolor Society Convention & Trade show. As President of FWS in 2019, our fabulous board of directors will be brining all the festivities to Orlando, Florida. There will be an exhibition of 102 of the best paintings from artists all over the sate, a two day convention filled with demonstrations by artists and critiques as well as a five thousand square foot trade show to garner deals on the best art supplies.
Exhibition: Leu Gardens, Orlando, Florida, September 10th - November 8th, Reception September 20th.
Four Day Workshops: Instructors Carol Carter & Carrie Waller, September 16th - 19th
One Day Workshops: Instructors Steve Rogers & Vladislav Yeliseyev, September 19th.
Convention: September 19th - 22nd
Trade Show: September 20th & 21st
Gala Awards Dinner: September 21st
Convention & Trade Show to be held at the Double Tree Hilton Orlando Sea World, Exhibition to be held at Harry P. Leu Botanical Gardens. More informtion will be available at the FWS web site after the first of the year.
A show featuring past presidents and current board members of the Florida Watercolor Society in a new hotel in downtown Sarasota, supporting the arts.
Art Ovation Hotel, 1255 N. Palm Ave, Sarasoto, FL, 941-316-0808
Open every day, 24 hours
Customs House Museum, Clarksville, Tennessee
Opening Reception: 8/4/18
A five women show featuring members of WAM: Helen K. Beacham, Maria Bennett-Hock, Debra Keirce, Kim Minichiello & Carrie Waller
Ancestor will be part of an International Exhibition at the Qingdao Loation Museum, China in conjunction with the Missouri Watercolor Society's International Exhibition, juror Lauren McCracken
Sunday, March 25, from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, I will be part of an invited group of artists from the Central Florida Watercolor Society, in conjunction with the Winter Park Paint Out, that will be painting plein air on the grounds of the Albin Polasek Musuem & Sculpture Gardens.
I'm so happy to be a part of the Annul Event, "Women in the Arts Awards," funded by Women in the Arts, Inc. in partnership with the Orlando Public Library. This competition, "Celebrating the Genius of Women," at the Orlando Public Library, is held annually in conjunction with Women's History Month, and recognizes and honors local, non local, and international women artists. There will be a celebration and gallery talk this Saturday at 2:00 pm at the main branch in downtown Orlando.
Watercolor Travel Sketching, Urban Sketching & Painting En Plein Air
Presentation will be in the Odyssey Pavilion for guests during the Epcot International Festival of the Arts. Festival runs from Jan. 12 - Feb. 19. For more information click here.
Gadsen Art Center and Museum
Opening Reception: January 12, 2017
Center for Visual Arts Bonita Springs
Opening Reception: November 21, 2017
Event Date: October 11 - November 10
Reception & Gallery Talk: Friday, October 13, 6:00 pm
Location: Lake Wales Arts Council
Phone Number: 863-676-8426
Address: 1099 FL-60, Lake Wales FL33853
Event Date: September 9 - November 18
Reception: Friday, September 15, 5:30-7:30 pm
I will be part of a special exhibit featuring Disney Artists.