UWS Fall 2019 Workshop: Frank Francese, NWS

Coming Fall of 2019! Frank Francese, NWS September 30 – October 4, 2019 Click here to visit Frank’s website Look for registration information and details in late Summer 2019. (Images ©Frank Francese)    

UWS President’s Message Dec 2018

I enjoy getting gifts as much as anyone.  However, as I think back on holidays I have enjoyed throughout the years, I don’t remember too many of the Christmas gifts I have received. Some of the most valuable gifts of this life have been experiences and the memories of them. Remarkably, I have managed to…

Call for Entries: WFWS 44th Annual Exhibition 2019

44th Annual Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibition (2019) Featured Painting by Ian Ramsey Click here to enter UWS Award winners pictured below: May 1 – May 31, 2019  Hosted by San Diego Watercolor Society Add to Calendar **Utah Watercolor Society Members Only ** (you must be a Utah Watercolor Society member in order to enter…

Fall Show Pick Up reminder

UWS 2018 Fall Member Exhibition Best of Show: “Summer Sky” Spike Ress Attention 2018 Fall Member Exhibition Artists! November 16th is the day to pick up your painting(s) from Loge Gallery at Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre. Mary Pusey will be at the Loge Gallery from 12 to 4 PM to return all paintings. If you are unable…

RECAP: Brian Thayne Workshop

UWS November 2018 Mini Workshop How to Paint Water with Brian Thayne The relaxed atmosphere of Brian Thayne’s Mini Workshop took some of the stress out of learning to paint water. He reinforced the idea that your drawing is the most important part of any painting – it helps you to see. An artist can…

UWS-CVC Nov/Dec President’s Message 2018

Hello Fellow Watercolor Friends, November is settling in and the days are getting much shorter.  There is something about the change of seasons that spurs my creativity.  I have been thinking about what little gem of encouragement I can share with you and the thought that keeps coming to mind is take a little time…

UWS Member News

  November 2018 UWS Member News UWS Member Kay Hale invites you to attend her “Big Deluxe Art Sale” private art event. November 23rd and 30th, 2018 5pm-10pm. Tour her new studio. See new artwork. Refreshments, door prizes, freebies. Contact Kay using your UWS 2018-2019 directory to get address and other details. UWS Member Shirley Bailey…

UWS Dec 2018 Member Meeting

December Member Meeting & Holiday Social Tuesday, December 4, 2018 7p-9p Please join us for a presentation from Blick Art Materials on new forms of water media and ways to use them. Bring a pot luck item to share! Images source: public domain. copyright belongs to photographers/designers

UWS Nov 2018 Member Meeting: Brian Thayne

November meeting RECAP: Brian Thayne from Midway joined us as the UWS presenter on Tuesday, November 6th and did a great demo of a girl on a horse. He shared some tips about how to paint water and save your whites and showed us how to do a layered buildup of colors and even shared…