Central Virginia Watercolor Guild

Combining Camaraderie with Creativity

Southern Watercolor Society

Chee Rickett’s painting, “Awakening”, has been accepted into the 42nd Southern Watercolor Society’s Annual Juried Exhibition, which will be held this year at the Kerrville Arts Cultural Center in Kerrville, … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sheridan Workshop

Twenty two guild members participated in a Workshop “ The essence of the Blue Ridge Mountains” taught by Peg Sheridan, May 7-8-9, 2019. The class began with short introductions and … Continue reading

May 11, 2019 · 1 Comment

Beyond the Guilded Frame

Firnew Farm’s 16th Annual Spring Art & Photography show will be held on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 from 1-5 PM.  Over 90 pieces of artwork by 35 local and regional … Continue reading

Apr 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Hancock Critique

John Hancock, CVWG member, presented a critique of our member’s artwork at our April Meeting. His insightful and thoughtful input was very well received and appreciated by all artists who … Continue reading

Apr 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Layering….

Thank you to Barbara Gautcher for an interesting and inspiring demonstration of layering texture and applying pattern to paintings. Brenda Hounshell

Mar 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Prospectus Jargon

What’s a substrate? Why can’t I paint on canvas? What’s wrong with no mat? Why all this mess about ‘under cover’? Can I just paint on mirror? Yes, these are … Continue reading

Mar 21, 2019 · 2 Comments

Call for Entries

The Annual Exhibition had been “produced” for Virginia artists, age 18 and older, since the guild began in 1991. And because this is my last year with this project, I … Continue reading

Feb 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Lara Call Gastinger

Thank you to our February program presenter, Lara Call Gastinger. Lara shared her wealth of information on the art of botanical documentation. To quote Mary Oliver: “Tell me what it is you … Continue reading

Feb 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

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