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Baltimore Watercolor Society
 

Welcome to the Baltimore Watercolor Society membership management site!
A MID-ATLANTIC ORGANIZATION OF WATERMEDIA ARTISTS

The Baltimore Watercolor Society was established in 1885 and is a registered 501 (c) (3) organization. Our mission is to encourage, educate, and promote professional excellence in the creation and development of original works of art, executed in aqueous media. We offer our members many opportunities to exhibit their work and develop professionally. 


Interested in Becoming a BWS Member?
Baltimore Watercolor Society has 2 levels of membership:
  • Associate Membership - available to anyone with payment of $25 dues
  • Signature Artist Member - requires participation in a jurying event where 4 of your paintings are evaluated by the Executive Board.  Jurying occurs in March and October of each year. Annual dues are $35.
Click on "Join Us" in the left column to learn more and to apply for Associate membership.  To apply for the next jurying event, click on "Public Events" and register for the next event.
Click on BWS Image Gallery 
to see larger images of exhibit winners 

Follow the Cab by Lois Wolford, 3rd Place in 2016 Hoffberger Exhibit
Locked In by Karen Norman, First Place Award in 2016 Hoffberger Gallery Exhibit
Parkville Winter by Joanna Barnum, 2nd Place Award in 2016 Hoffberger Gallery Exhibit
Make Yourself at Home by Charles Reiher, Honorable Mention in 2016 Hoffberger Gallery Exhibit
Mounted Water Sprite by Susan Avis Murphy, Honorable Mention in 2016 Hoffberger Gallery Exhibit
People's Choice Award - "Sun Rise" by William Jaeger - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
Gold Medal - "No Loitering" by Lois A. Wolford - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
Silver Medal - "Off to the Peruvian Marketplace" by Elaine Hoffman - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
Bronze Medal - "The Window Washer" by Susan M. Stuller - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Brew" by Denny Bond - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Strings at Work" by Karen Schuster - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"White Lace and Promises" by Mimi Hegler - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"High Tea at the Peninsula" by Susan Avis Murphy - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Onward and Upward" by Sharon Morell - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Summer Reading" by Mark Kaufman - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Outer Space" by Joanna Barnum - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"After The Haul" by Ken Karlic - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Selfie" by Nancy Mysak - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Something Old Something New" by Brenda Kidera - 2016 BWS Mid-Atlantic Exhibition
"Elite Coach in Odessa" by Michael Bignell - 2nd Place Award in 2016 BWS Exhibit at Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
"Catoctin Creek" by Janet Arsenault - 3rd Place Award at 2016 BWS Exhibition at Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
"Territory" by Bruce Woodward - First Place Award in 2016 BWS Exhibition at Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
"Unexpected Pleasure" by Angela Lacy - Honorable Mention - 2016 BWS Exhibit at Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
"View From Above" by Harold Walpert - Honorable Mention - 2016 BWS Exhibit at Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
"Beautification" by Deb Cohan - Honorable Mention - 2016 BWS Exhibit at Delaplaine Visual Arts & Education Center
"Mesa Verde" by Jack Harding - 3rd Place Award at the HCAC Exhibit The Value of Three
"Fantasy Trees" by Wanda Hurt - Honorable Mention HCAC Exhibit The Value of Three
"Sarah Times Three" by Stephanie Lyon - First Place HCAC Exhibit The Value of Three
"Ladies Three" by Marilyn LeMay Patterson - 2nd Place Award HCAC Exhibit The Value of Three
"Alone Together" by Deb Cohan - Honorable Mention HCAC Exhibit The Value of Three
"Trey Missions" by Lois Wolford - Honorable Mention HCAC Exhibit The Value of Three

Upcoming events

02 Sep 2016 (EDT) • 8510 High Ridge Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
22 Oct 2016 10:00 AM (EDT) • Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Rd. Ellicott City, MD 21043
25 Oct 2016 10:00 AM (EDT) • The Hawthorn Center, Columbia, MD
26 Oct 2016 7:00 PM (EDT) • The Hawthorne Center, Columbia, MD
05 Nov 2016 10:00 AM (EDT) • Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Rd. Ellicott City, MD 21043
Interactive Features of 
this Site

This site provides current members access to:
  • Member Directory - Is available via the link in the left column.  Log-in first to see more information about your fellow members than is available to the public.
  • Public and Member-only Event Calendars
    • Log-in required for Member-only events
    • You can pay online using credit cards or  or mail a check to the event organizer
  • Renew your membership - To pay your dues, select ‘view profile’ after you have logged on.



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