The Alaska Watercolor Society was formed in 1974 as a not-for-profit organization to help promote the knowledge and understanding of professional watercolor painting in Alaska. The Society sponsors an annual juried watercolor exhibition that is open to all artists, 18 years and older living in the United States.
AKWS All Members Show - L'Aroma Cafe, November 7 - 29
The AKWS All Member Show will open November 7 with a First Friday reception from 6 to 8 pm at L’Aroma Cafe, located at 9900 Old Seward Hwy (corner of 100th Ave.) Installation of artwork will be on Saturday, Nov 1 at 5 pm. Take down will be Sun., Nov 29 at 5 pm. Open to original works of any media. Show Chair Deb Rebischke will be at the November meeting with the sign up sheet or you can contact her at: firstname.lastname@example.org 345-1881
January 14 Monthly General Meeting: Rhonda Scott
Monthly General Membership Meeting at Sourdough Mining Co., 5200 Juneau St., Anchorage at 7:00 PM. Social Hour from 6:00 - 7:00 PM. Rhonda Scott, local painter and active AKWS member, is our guest speaker. Rhonda will talk about her experience in marketing one's art.
AKWS Sites for Sharing, Interaction, and More Information
AKWS Facebook - Join the Facebook page for regular updates to events, chat with members, view photos, and learn more about the Alaska Watercolor Society! Open to everyone, just follow the link or search for 'Alaska Watercolor Society' on Facebook.
AKWS Members Only Online Network (NING) - As a Watercolor Society Member you can contact Francine Dufour Jones and obtain an account to the AKWS social networking site on NING. AKWS artists that want to share their art and learn from each other now have an online community all their own. Our interactive artist community is a meeting place available as a free benefit to all current and paid members. The site is a place to interact with other members, read or create blogs, post comments, share ideas and paintings, or get more information.
Alaska for their generous grant to support this site.