Western Federation of Watercolor Societies

The mission of WFWS is to encourage and recognize artistic excellence and promote the visibility of watercolor in the West.  Membership in WFWS is automatic for any member of one of the eleven different regional societies. IWS is one of eleven regional society members of the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies. WFWS sponsors an annual juried exhibition hosted each year by a different member.

2021 WFWS46

CONGRATULATIONS TO IWS ARTISTS ACCEPTED INTO THE WFWS46 JURIED EXHIBITION – May 6 through June 23, 2021 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.  Juror for this exhibition was award-winning artist, Sarah Yeoman.

Visit the WFWS-46 Gallery Exhibition to view all of the accepted paintings.

Beth Trott of Boise, Idaho – 2020: A Self Portrait, UWS Presidents Award, 2nd Place
Hugh Mossman of Boise, Idaho – Salmon River Summer, Elevated Recognition Blick Award
Thomas Fennell of Meridian, Idaho – Winter Journey
Yidan Guo of Blackfoot, Idaho – Tibetan Woman Series – Everyday Buddhist
Anne Sorrenson of Boise, Idaho – Ye Shall Not Thirst
Bonnie Williams of Hayden, Idaho – Enjoying the Water and Woods

View their painting below.

WFWS46 Merchant Donors

BLICK Art Materials  https://www.dickblick.com/
Golden Artist Colors https://www.goldenpaints.com/
Savoir Faire https://www.savoirfaire.com/
Brenda Brunello Handcrafted Sketchbooks  bkbrunello@msn.com
HK Holbein Art Material https://www.holbeinartistmaterials.com