SHOWS

Annual IWS Juried Membership Exhibition. May 28 – June 23, 2021 at the Boise State University Student Union Gallery.
Fifty Idaho Watercolor Society Artists were juried into this year’s exhibition.  Juror and workshop presenter was the highly acclaimed artist, Ted Nuttall. View the Juried Critique of the top 20 award winners.

WFWS46: Congratulations to IWS artists accepted into the WFWS46 juried exhibition held in Salt Lake City, Utah, May 6-June 23, 2021. Click here to view their paintings.
Thomas Fennell of Meridian, Idaho
Yidan Guo of Blackfoot, Idaho
Hugh Mossman of Boise; Idaho, Elevated Recognition Blick Award
Anne Watson Sorrenson of Boise, Idaho
Beth Trott of Boise, Idaho; UWS Presidents Award, 2nd Place
Bonnie Williams of Hayden, Idaho

EXHIBITS

Loretta Barra’s “Cherries” painting will be in the annual Idaho Watercolor Society’s exhibit in June at BSU Student Union Gallery from May 28- June 23, 2021. Her “Little Girl in the Big Hat” watercolor won 3rd Place Award at “Art That’s Small at City Hall” exhibit in Eagle.

Hugh Mossman’s watercolor “Salmon River Summer” was awarded the Elevated Recognition Award at the 46th WFWS Exhibition, held this year in Utah.

Beth Trott is proud to announce that her painting, “2020 A Self Portrait”, received the UWS President’s Award at the WFWS 46 Virtual Show, being displayed online through June 23, 2020. Her painting “Raven’s Eye View” has been accepted into the Treasure Valley Artists Alliance’s “Flow State” exhibition and will be on display at the Nampa Civic Center from May 18 – October 5, 2021. Beth is also very honored to have her painting “A Tranquil Nature” accepted into the 2021 IWS Juried Membership Exhibition on display at the BSU Student Union Gallery from May 28- June 23, 2021.

CHERRY WOODBURY has art on display for the month of June at St Luke’s Meridian.  She and the work of some other artists make up a variety of mediums and subject matter.  If you are in the area of Eagle Road, stop by and see the display which is by the hospital gift shop and lunch room.

Gary McCall was awarded the Eagle City Mayor’s award for his watercolor in the Art That’s Small exhibit. Another one of Gary’s paintings was accepted into the 2021 IWS Juried Membership Exhibition on display at the BSU Student Union Gallery from May 28- June 23, 2021. Along with other IWS members, Gary and Mary will exhibit at Art and Roses, Sunday June 6 at Julia Davis park 10-5 pm.

Mary Gardiner’s watercolor was on the cover of the Boise Weekly May 19. Mary’s art was selected as the Alternate for the BSU show and for the City of Meridian traffic box repository.

Linda Aman – Linda’s painting “Lucky Peak” has been accepted in the Annual IWS Juried Exhibition at Boise State University Student Union Gallery from May 28- June 23, 2021.

Linda Aman – Jurors Choice Award at Nampa Art Guild “Spring Show”. Linda has received “Jurors Choice” award for her painting “In the Mystery” from Juror, Joyce Green.

Laurel Lake McGuire has been invited to participate in the plein air event for the Douglas Land Conservancy in Castle Rock, Colorado June 19-27,2021- a week of painting capped by a weekend show and sale. She also has a painting accepted into the 2021 IWS Juried Membership Exhibition on display at the BSU Student Union Gallery from May 28- June 23, 2021.

Karyn deKramer – Karyn’s painting ‘Ferocity’ Northern Goshawk was accepted for the cover of The Journal of Raptor Research, Volume 55, Dec 2021.  Her painting ‘Saddle-billed Stork’ was accepted into the Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Juried Exhibition of 2021 at Boise State University Student Union Building Art Gallery. Karyn represented Idaho and the endangered Sockeye Salmon as part of Project 50 USA women artists coalition. One female artist was selected from each 50 USA states to depict an endangered species of their state.  https://livingwithkoalas.com.au/50-usa/.  Karyn’s ‘Great Blue Heron’ wildlife watercolor painting is on display at Picture This Frame and Gallery 215 N. 5th Street, Boise.

2021 IWS Juried Membership Exhibition – Click any image to enlarge it and view the slide show.

 

Sponsors & Partners

IWS would like to thank our sponsors and partner for the 2021 Juried Membership Exhibition

Catalyst Productions  .  Golden Artist Colors, Inc.  .  Blick Art Materials  .  HB Hobein Artist Materials  .  Cheap Joes Art Stuff  .  H Graham & Company  .  Ed Robinson Family  .  Roots Family History and the Will Nelson Family  .  Betty Benson Family

Partner: Boise State University Student Union Gallery