Alaska Watercolor Society, P. O. Box 90714, Anchorage, Alaska, 99509-0714

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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.


40th AKWS Annual Juried Exhibition
2014 Awards

Best of Show
"
Imagined Memory"
by Rob Roys
 


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: drebischke@gmail.com 345-1881


November 12 Monthly General Meeting: Marieke Heatwole

Monthly General Membership Meeting at Sourdough Mining Co., 5200 Juneau St., Anchorage at 7:00 PM. Social Hour from 6:00 - 7:00 PM. Marieke Heatwole, metal sculptor, is our guest speaker.


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.


Quick Links

Member's Online Community - Members only interactive community and meeting place
Facebook Site - Public site for current events, photos, and more
Member's Websites - Links to AKWS Member websites
Membership Form - Apply for membership to AKWS
Video Library - A selection of art instruction videos that can be borrowed by members


Contact Information

Monthly Membership Meetings
September to May - Second Wednesday of the Month
Sourdough Mining Co., 5200 Juneau St., Anchorage, Alaska
Social hour 6:00 PM, Business meeting 7:00 PM
Contacts

President: Chris Zafren 346-2333 czafren@alaska.com
Vice President: Mark McDermott 345-6997 markmcde@gci.net
Membership
: Acting: Jean Watson
333-5799 H, 333-4678 Msg, Skeinofgeese@alaska.net
Newsletter Editor: Jean Watson
333-5799 H, 333-4678 Msg, Skeinofgeese@alaska.net

Postal address
Alaska Watercolor Society, P. O. Box 90714, Anchorage, Alaska, 99509-0714

 
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Last modified: 08/15/2014