Spokane Watercolor Society

Spokane, Washington

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2016-2017 SWS Board

President: Becky Gromlich

Vice Presidents: Gay Witherspoon

Secretary: Open Position

Treasurer: Bobbie Wieber

Steering Committee: Diane Conkright, Bari Federspiel, Sherri Thies

Last updated: 10-12-16


We are a regional group of watercolor professionals and enthusiasts, originally formed in 1954 and currently 60 strong. Our mission is to support and encourage the dreams of the watercolor artist, whether beginner or professional, and to have fun doing it!

We hold monthly meetings, competitions, workshops, exhibitions and one annual fundraiser. Our meetings may include demonstrations, speakers, professional or member critiques, plein air painting and seasonal celebrations.

Top winning paintings from our SWS Open Juried Show 2015

Please click “Events” page to see more from the show.

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SWS 2015 Member Show and Fundraiser Event

SWS 2016 Open Juried Show and Gloria Miller Allen watercolor workshop, sponsored by SWS.