Our Congratulations!

The following STLWS members had artwork juried into the 49th Annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition by juror Soon Y. Warren:

Marilynne Bradley’s painting Web of Steel

Steven Morris’s painting Nest with Purple Polka Dots, which won the 4th Place, Csilla Florida Award

Karen Romani’s painting Silk Bouquet, which won an Honorable Mention.

Soon Y. Warren selected 62 exceptional works from nearly 500 submissions, representing artists from 23 states. The exhibition runs from September 23 – October 29 at the Center for the Arts in Evergreen, CO.

 

 

 

 

STLWS & Urban Sketchers St. Louis at Peter Rush’s Reception

On Wednesday, October 12, Peter Rush, an architect/artist from Australia, had a reception showcasing his drawings of St. Louis at the Piper Palm House in Tower Grove Park.  Members of the Saint Louis Watercolor Society and Urban Sketchers St. Louis attended, having met him at their September 24th urban sketching event at Piazza Imo on the Hill.

Here are some photos shared with us of the event.

The reception had a large turn out.

Peter Rush with Saint Louis Watercolor Society members.

Peter Rush with Saint Louis Watercolor Society / Urban Sketchers St. Louis member.

And now for some of Peter Rush’s amazing drawings of St. Louis:

And one of Peter Rush’s drawings on the interior of a cereal box.


Another Peter Rush drawing on the interior of a cereal box.

 

STLWS 25th Annual Membership Awards Exhibition – Big Splash 2022 People’s Choice Award

Our congratulations go out to the

25th Annual Membership Awards Exhibition – Big Splash 2022 People’s Choice Award Winner

Boulder is Beckoning by Dana Rothberg

AWARD:

From Dixon Ticonderoga Company: MaimeriBlu Professional Watercolor Intro Set, 5 Tubes, $46.80, and Canson Plein Aire Art Board Watercolor 12×16”, 10 Count, ($43.50 value)

From Laumeier Sculpture Park: 4 Passes to their Spring Art Fair, ($40 value)

From Artmart STL: Princeton Sable 3/0 Round Brush, ($34.55 value)