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Our monthly Members Meetings are brief and open to the public. We welcome everyone interested in watercolor, the regional arts community and learning. There is always a demonstration by remarkable water media artist, and snacks are provided! September's artist demonstrator is Barbara Fox. What a treat! Barbara Fox is a painter recognized for still life and floral subjects in watercolor and oil. Her meticulously crafted paintings are exhibited and collected internationally, have received numerous awards, and have been selected for…Find out more »
The Members' Transparent Watercolor Exhibition at the Kenan Center, 433 Locust St., in Lockport opens on October 14th and closes on November 11, 2018. To view the FALL SHOW 2018 Prospectus revised 7.5.18, click here. To access the Call for Work, click here.Find out more »
Our Fall Workshop will feature beloved watercolor painter and teacher Linda Lucas. This Fall's Watercolor Workshop will be held at the Kenan Center, 433 Locust Street, Lockport, New York. Registration Forms for the Workshop are now available. They will also be emailed to all NFWS Members. Click the workshop title, NFWS FALL 2018 WORKSHOP, below to view and print the Registration Form. NFWS FALL 2018 WORKSHOP The Workshop is limited to 20 participants. Reservations for the Workshop will be accepted by POSTMARKED…Find out more »
Twice a year, in October and May, NFWS partners with the Burchfield Penney Art Center to host a demonstration by the NFWS Workshop Artist. Our Fall Workshop Artist is stunning water media artist renowned for her beautiful floral paintings, Linda Lucas. Come to the BPAC early, check our the exhibitions, and the gallery shop. All are welcome! Linda Lucas graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Fine Arts degree & also attended NYS University @ Elmwood for Fiber Arts…Find out more »
The Public Reception at the Kenan Center begins at 2:00 pm and ends at 5:00 pm. The Awards Ceremony is scheduled for 3 pm. Join us to celebrate the incredible talent of NFWS Member-Artists.Find out more »
On Sunday, October 28th at 2 pm selected NFWS Members whose paintings are included in the Transparent Watercolor Exhibition at the Kenan Center will talk about why watercolor, what inspires them, how do they do what they do? We've had great success with these artists talks in two previous shows, and are pleased and excited to be able to offer them again this Fall. Everyone is welcome.Find out more »
This Board Meeting will be held in the Upper Meeting Room at the Amherst Community Church before the November Members Meeting and Demonstration by Katie Turner. NFWS will provide a light dinner and beverages. Interested NFWS Members are welcome to attend. Simply let our president Sally Treanor know beforehand. Thanks!Find out more »
Besides our regularly scheduled meetings, workshops, and exhibitions we sometimes collaborate on certain regional events that would be of interest to our members.
Curious about our Workshops or the artists that have demonstrated? View our Past Events.