Call for Entries from the Missouri Watercolor Society

Saint Louis Watercolor Society members have been invited to join the Missouri Watercolor Society to be eligible to enter their upcoming exhibition:

Missouri Watercolor Society


Submission of Entries

August 1st, 2023 to November 1, 2023

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Our Congratulations!

Janine Helton’s paintings Light and Shadow and Summertime II have been accepted in the National Watercolor Society and Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour 2024 International Exchange Exhibition, showing from October 1, 2023 – November 5, 2023. Her paintings will be exhibited alongside other talented artists connects two countries sharing the common bond of a passion for watercolor. Only 40 were selected to go to Scotland, and Summertime II will be in that exhibition, at the Scottish National Gallery, The Mound, Edinburgh, Scotland, Jan 6 – Feb 10, 2024.

“Light and Shadow” by Janine Helton


“Summertime II” by Janine Helton



An Invitation from Daven Anderson


Announcing an upcoming exhibition of approximately 80 my paintings in the beautiful SAKS FIFTH AVENUE GALLERY in Plaza Frontenac.  The exhibition will run from October 6th through November 30th with an opening reception from 4 to 7 pm on Friday, October 6th.  Save the date and plan on coming.  Bring your friends.
As many of you know, Kathie and I spent all of May in Northern Italy.  The paintings that resulted from that trip (Venice, Lake Como, Bologna, Cinque Terra, Siena, etc.) will be included in the exhibition along with all of my work from 2022.

















The painting on top is an oil on canvas of the Gallerie d’Apolon in the Louvre. Below on the left is a very large watercolor of the Holiday window of Paris’ Au Printemp store with the reflections of the buildings and activity across the street. To its right is a 30 x 40 oil of Venice’s Saint Marks Basilica as seen from the Venetian Lagoon.