Make plans to enter the 2019 IWS Annual Exhibition. Entries are due by March 8, 2019.  Click here for the Prospectus and entry form.  The exhibition will be juried by Iain Stewart, AWS, NWS.  Iain Stewart is a watercolor artist / illustrator and a signature member of both the American and National Watercolor Societies. His work has received numerous awards in international competition and he is a sought after juror and workshop instructor. He is also an architectural illustrator with an international clientele- a business he has run for the last 20 years. Iain maintains a studio in Opelika, Alabama.  More information will be announced in 2019.


CONGRATULATIONS to Hugh Mossman for receiving signature membership to the National Watercolor Society!  His wonderful painting “Alpine Morning” was included in their 2018 International Open Exhibition in San Pedro, Ca.

Nine IWS artists had works selected for the WFWS44 exhibition in San Diego this coming May. This is the largest number of IWS artists ever chosen for the annual, regional show and reflects the growing skill and talent of our family of artists. CONGRATULATIONS!Joanne Duffin – Old Schools
Renee Galligher – Calle de Perro
Dennis Hayzlett – Port Side Gears
Laurie Johnson – Catching Some Z’s XII 
Anne Merkley – Indian Chief
Lori Seale- Li’l – Derby Dreamer
Michael Sessions – Medevac
Nyla Tillery – Double the Fun Light
Felicia Weston – Odette

Eilene Huber – Eilene has an ongoing exhibit at ART ZONE 208.

Karyn deKramer – Karyn as her wildlife watercolor artwork displayed in the beautifully renovated gallery at Picture This Frame and Gallery,  215 N 5th Street, Boise.  Open Tue – Fri 10:00- 5:30 / Sat 10:00 – 2:00.

39th Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Juried Membership Exhibition

June 2-27, 2018
Juried by Frank LaLumia, AWS, NWS, TWSA

View the exhibition

Click any image to enlarge it and view the slide show.

We wish to acknowledge the 2018 merchandise donors and sponsors who have given their support to the Annual Juried Exhibition.


Idaho Commission on the Arts, grant funding
National Endowment for the Arts, grant funding

Merchant Donors

Idaho Marine, Inc. , Mark & Louise Bird
Idaho Power
Blick Art Materials
HK Holbein, Inc.
Jack Richeson & Co., Inc.
Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff
Golden Artist Colors, Inc.
Strathmore Artist Papers

Thanks to these galleries for exhibition space:
Student Union Fine Arts Gallery, Boise State University
Twin Falls Center for the Arts
Carr Gallery at Idaho Falls Arts Council
Pocatello Art Center
Lewis and Clark State College Center for Arts & History