Looking Ahead

April, May and June Shows

Start painting now to participate in our upcoming shows!  

April Theme:  Borders and Fences

Border (/ˈbôrdər/): the edge or boundary of something. In this month's gallery exhibition, we are looking for entries to explore, convey, and put on display all kinds of borders and fences (real or metaphorical!). Feel free to include any flora, fauna, or people as you wish. 

Registration Deadline:  March 29, 2023.

See the prospectus: 04 - April 2023 - Prospectus.pdf

May Theme: Kids and Toys, Playfulness

In honor of all the new springtime babies, this month's theme is focused on kids and toys. Children portrayed in the artwork may be any age, and each painting must portray the theme topic: kids, toys, or just the joy of being whimsical.

Registration Deadline: May 3, 2023

See the prospectus:   05 - May 2023 - Prospectus.pdf

June Theme: General

Finally! This month is for participants to release whatever makes the heart sing.  

Registration Deadline: May 31, 2023

See the prospectus: 06 - June 2023 - Prospectus.pdf

Volunteers Needed!

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Current Exhibit

February - Fire & Ice

    Important Dates:

      Begins Deadine
    Registration: Friday, January 13, 2023 Wednesday, February 1, 2023
    Drop-Off: Friday, January 13, 2023 Wednesday, February 1, 2023
    Install & Judge: Saturday, February 4, 2023  
    Reception Sunday, February 5, 2023  
    Show Dates: Sunday, February 5, 2023 Saturday, February 25, 2023
    Pick-up: Tuesday, February 28, 2023  

    Looking Further Ahead

    March 2023

    The 46th Annual International Watermedia Exhibit will be held during the month of March.  To see the more information and view the prospectus for this show, click HERE.

    Artists:  Remember to take a picture of your painting and email it to so that your image will appear in the on-line gallery show.  Click here for instructions on how to submit your digital images.

    About Monthly Gallery Exhibits

    WAS-H Gallery Show Mission & Standards

    WAS-H Mission of Monthly Exhibits:

    • Provide a forum for members to display their work for viewing by members, visitors, and community at large
    • Encourage newer artists and members to enter monthly exhibits
    • Strategy: Less costly entry, less restrictive criteria than major exhibits, juried exhibits with cash awards, recognition of winners in the website and social media.

    Read more about our Gallery Show Standards, including exhibit criteria including media, surface and matting/framing standards. WAS-H Gallery Show Standards.pdf

    Click for:  WAS-H Policies, Professional Ethics and Standards

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