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. Mailing address: Illinois Watercolor Society P.O. Box 1003 Des Plaines, IL 60018
30th National Exhibition
May 6 – 30, 2014
The Next Picture Show
Deadline for entries: March 10
Over $6000 in cash and merchandise for awards including:
Best of Show . . . . . . . . . . $1,500
Award of Excellence I . . . . . 700
Award of Excellence II . . . . . 600
Award of Excellence III . . . . 500
Excellence in Figurative . . . 300
Excellence in Landscape . . . 300
Download the prospectus for the 30th National here.