HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm      |      1601 West Alabama Houston TX 77006      |      713-942-9966     |      WAS-H@sbcglobal.net

Founded in 1975, the Watercolor Art Society – Houston (WAS-H) is a non-profit organization with over 600 members. For over 40 years, WAS-H has brought the excitement of water-media to the greater Houston area with outstanding exhibitions, world-class instruction and dedicated community outreach. Year-round opportunities are provided to every level of painter, from novice to the seasoned expert. Art lovers can also enjoy year-round exhibitions in our gallery in the Museum District.

In addition to Juried Exhibitions, WAS-H has monthly meetings with demonstrations by known artists. Classes and Workshops all year. Group painting encounters include Open Studio afternoons, Wednesday Life Figure Lab, Paint-Outs and Paint-Ins, a free Seniors Class, and an Outreach Program for volunteers to work with children.

Our Mission

The purpose of the Watercolor Art Society-Houston is to further the cause and interest in watermedia art through teaching, programs, demonstrations, outreach and exhibitions.

Want to know the complete history of the Watercolor Art Society-Houston? Click HERE for a fun and informative compilation of Washrag articles that tells our history.

Contact us by email HERE or by phone at 713-942-9966.

Visit the WAS-H Gallery. We are open Tuesday - Saturday, 10-3.

Here's a glimpse at our pride and joy, the home of Watercolor Art Society-Houston.

The WAS-H Building,
completed in 2006

The WAS-H Gallery, 
a spacious home to beautiful exhibits

The WAS-H Classroom,
set up for an optimal learning environment

The WAS-H Kitchen
serves guests during receptions

The WAS-H Office,
supporting our members

The WAS-H Library,
serving teachers and students

Find Us at 1601 West Alabama in Houston's Museum District

HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm

Parking is available in our parking lot and on surrounding neighborhood streets. Please do not park at the Menil Collection parking lot, it is reserved for their visitors.

Watercolor Art Society-Houston      |      1601 West Alabama Houston TX 77006      |      713-942-9966     |      WAS-H@sbcglobal.net

      HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm

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