The Colorado Watercolor Society is an organization dedicated to upholding the highest standards and principles of art and to promote, encourage, educate and foster an interest in fine art in all media, especially watercolor.


The Colorado Watercolor Society (CWS) organizes four annual juried exhibitions.

  1. The Annual Members Show, (a Members only exhibit) featuring a selection of works by our members, in more traditional watermedia.
  2. The Explorations in Watermedia Exhibit, featuring experimental or alternative works by artists
  3. The State Watercolor Exhibition, open to residents of Colorado.
  4. Splash of Colorado, open to residents of Colorado.

You can find entry information and exhibition prospectus, when available, on each corresponding exhibition page on this site. Just click on the specific link below:

CWS membership also allows you to enter the Western Federation Watercolor Society annual exhibition that is held by alternating watercolor societies each year. For further information, click on the links below: 

WFWS 47 Exhibition (2022)

Click HERE to register on ArtCall .

Online registration for Exhibition starts October 1, 2021 

Deadline for entries is January 10, 2022

© 2013 Colorado Watercolor Society | Web Design
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software