September 16, 2018 ~ October 20, 2018

200 South Street, East, Talladega, AL 35160

Selection Juror: Joan Fullerton
Awards Judge: Don Andrews


Awards Judge

Don Andrews is a nationally known watercolor artist and workshop instructor. He has conducted painting workshops throughout United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Africa for over 30 years. Don is an active member and past Board Director of the American Watercolor Society. His paintings have received numerous awards in national watercolor competitions, including three awards from the American Watercolor Society, and two Best of Show awards from the New England Watercolor Society.


Don Andrews is the author of the books, “Interpreting the Figure in Watercolor”, “Interpreting the Landscape in Watercolor”, and “Rough Sketches: Short Stories of a Traveling Artist.” He created two DVD workshop sets that are based on what he teaches in his workshops to include figures in watercolor, watercolor landscapes, and making watercolor glow. He also is featured in the Watson Guptill publication “Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Water-color” and North Light’s new book, “Confident Color.” He has had numerous feature articles published in America Artist magazine, and the Watercolor issue of American Artists.

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August 6 -- Acceptance Notification with Shipped/Deliver Instructions posted on WSA Website

September 4-September 7 -- Shipped Work Due at Heritage Hall Musem

September 8 -- Hand Carried Work Due (10:00 AM - 2:00 PM) - Heritage Hall

September 8 -- Annual Member’s Meeting (2:00 - 3:30 PM) - Heritage Hall

September 13-September 15 -- Workshop with Don Andrews (9:30 AM - 4:00 PM) - Heritage Hall

September 16 -- Awards Ceremony/Opening Reception (1:00-4:00 PM) - Heritage Hall

October 19 -- Show Closes

October 20 -- Hand Carried Work Pick Up (10:00 AM - 2:00 PM) - Heritage Hall

October 20-October 21 -- Paintings packaged for shipping

Accepted Artists and Paintings

D.A. Allen – Einstein’s Dreams
Judy Lynn Baggett – Poppy Field, Stained Glass Flora
Anne Barbero – A Rusted Development
Sherman Barnes – Tele Slide #2
Hannah Brown – Ganesha
Scott Brown – Springtime
Harriet Cain – Its Rude to Stare, Here’s Looking At You
Sondra Carlisle – Sunset Chevy, White Cafe
Walt Costilow – By The Dock, Fill ‘Em Up
Heike Covell – Chairing A Committee, Thoughts Of Autumn
J. David Davidson – Wrong Tree
Robert Ekelund – In and Out
Mary Fountain – Little French Manor
Florene Galese – Eiffel Mary Go Round
Karen Gipson – Autumn Colors
V.B. Corky Goldman – Bunratty Castle On The River Shannon
Deborah Guy – Nevermore
Jack Hasson – Laid Bare in Key West
Sheila Horne – The Pocket
George R. Jackson – Field Trip
Lectora K. Johnson – Along The Nile, Transportation In Siena
Eugenia Johnston – Skeletal, Old Bones
Chuck Jones – Silence
Keith Jones – Red Nose
Kathryn Lansing Vaughn – Young Hawk in Fall
Johanna Littleton – My Happy Place II
Cescilia Llorente Fowler – Our Island
Joyce Lowery – Lock 17
Marcy Matherne – Afternoon Tea
Melinda Mathews – The New Toy
Charlotte McDavid – The Oaks
Gina McGee – Ed’s Florist
K. M. McWhorter – Sunset Waters
Donald Melville – Vienna
L. J. Michael – Dancing Tulips
Carolyn Moseley – Bird Fest
Lee Nabors – All Clean
Marsha Nelson – Clothesline in Montenegro, Iglesia en San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Yuri Ozaki – Chattanooga Choo choo
Paulette B. Parks – Girl From Belize, Whatsa Momma To Do?
Cynthia M. Parsons – Prievre de Montezargues Vineyard-Tavel, France
Barbara Prior – For Julia
Sophie Repolt Rogers – The Bait Keeper
Barbara Rettig – Let It Rain
Frances Ross – Leaf Peeper
Sherry Roy – Montana Beauties.jpg
Jaceena Shepard – Music Magic
Diane Shepherd – Are You Looking At Me?
Karen Spaulding – Happy Baby
Rita Springer – Touristas
Peggy Green Tilly – A Flower For Mommy
Caroline Wang – Big Spring Park
Cleve Webber – New Horizon I, New Horizon II
Isabelle Wilson – Far Horizon
Virginia Wolfe – Urban Jumble


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