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.

2023 WFWS48

The Southwestern Watercolor Society (SMS) has announced the artists and artworks chosen for inclusion in this year’s exhibition. Out of the 600+ entries this year, the juror selected 91 paintings for the show.  Click on the link to view the range of styles and content selected for the show. https://wfws48exhibition.artcall.org/pages/web-gallery

Eight IWS artists entered works that were chosen for inclusion in the exhibition. The IWS artists and their selected works are listed below. Congratulations to our fellow artists for their outstanding work!