The mission of the Illinois Watercolor Society is to advance the education and caliber of watercolor painting throughout Illinois.

We hold monthly meetings and demonstrations and host two annual shows. We invite you to attend the next meeting and meet some of the society members, or to join us. All are welcome.


 2017 Annual Members Show

August 12 – September 15 

The Bloomingdale Park District Museum
108 S Bloomingdale Rd
Bloomingdale, IL 60108

Congratulations to the winners!

Best of Show: Dan Danielson
Award of Excellence: Sylvia Aruffo
Award of Excellence: Jeannine Worthington
Award of Excellence: Mary Ellen Segraves
Honorable Mention: Pattie Linden Seifrid
Honorable Mention: Robert Koch
Honorable Mention: Ken Call
Honorable Mention: Julie Skoda
Honorable Mention: Linda Marasco
Honorable Mention: Carmelo Schifano
Honorable Mention: Bill King
Honorable Mention: Robert Lee Mejer



Ratindra Das AWS NWS TWSA

Awards Judge: Ratindra Das, AWS -DF, TWSA -DM, NWS


Click here to see the winners’ artworks

Gallery Hours

Wed. 4-8
Thurs/Fri. 10 – 4
Sat. 12 – 4


Pick up: Saturday, September 16, 9:30am -noon