Advancing the education and caliber of watercolor painting throughout Illinois.
Welcome to the Illinois Watercolor Society
The mission of the Illinois Watercolor Society is to advance the education and caliber of watercolor painting throughout Illinois. We hold monthly meetings and demonstrations and host two annual shows. We invite you to attend the next meeting and meet some of the society members, or to join us. All are welcome.
The IWS National show is now open until May 28, 2021 at the Next Picture Show Fine Arts Center in Dixon, IL. The gallery is located at 113 W. First Street, Dixon, IL 61021 and is open Tuesday – Saturday, 10am – 4pm. The show features sixty one water-media paintings from artists all over the United States.
Members Show 2021
NEW VENUE: In person at the gallery of the Evanston Art Center!
Exhibition Dates: July 17 – August 22, 2021
Apply now until July 13
Drop-Off Dates at the Evanston Art Center: Saturday, July 10 through Tuesday, July 13