Category Archives: Transparent Watercolor

Fall 2018 Members Transparent Watercolor Exhibition, October 14 – November 11, 2018, Kenan Center, 533 Locust Street, Lockport, NY Submission Period closes August 18, 2018!

This Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society’s Fall 2018 Members’ Transparent Watercolor  Exhibition will be juried by Linda Lucas, our NFWS Fall 2018 Workshop Artist. The Submissions Period opens JULY 9, 2018 and closes August 18, 2018. Artists will be notified as to the status of their submitted paintings soon after September 3, 2017. The Awards Reception will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 2 to 5 pm at the Kenan Center House Gallery.

Learn more about this exhibition.


Spring 2018 Non-Juried Members Transparent Watercolor Show, was held at the Artists Group Gallery, April 27 to June 1, 2018

NFWS’ second Non-Juried Members Show was held from April 27 to June 1, 2018 at the Artists Group Gallery, One Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, New York. April 27 – June 1, 2018. The Award Ceremony and Reception was held from 2 – 4 pm on Saturday, May 19, 2018.

This Non-Juried Show was judged for awards by Peggi Nero Habets our NFWS Spring 2018 Workshop Artist. The Registration Period closed on March 19, 2018. Thank you to all 90 Members who entered! The Exhibitors’ List can be seen here. 

Spring 2018 Show, Exhibitors List

Here are a few of the many beautiful paintings that will be in our Spring 2018 Show. 

  • "Orange Juice Morning" by Carol Case Siracuse

Learn more here.

Fall 2017 Members’ Watermedia Exhibition. Congratulations to all the Member Artists whose paintings were selected. A list can be viewed by clicking on this link.

The Juror, Linda Frayne Kemp, selected 62 paintings from the 137 submitted. 

The List of Artists Accepted, Fall 2017 Exhibition can be viewed here.

The Exhibition will be at the Kenan Center House Gallery, 433 Locust Street, Lockport, NY, from October 8 – November 12, 2017. The Award Ceremony and Reception will be held at the Kenan Center on Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 2 – 5 pm.  Artists’ Talks will be held on Saturday, October 28, at 2 pm.

Learn More Here.


13th National Exhibition of Transparent Watercolor 2016 was held at the Kenan Center House Gallery, Lockport, NY


Our 13th National Exhibition of Transparent Watercolor was a stunning success! Thank you to everyone who entered, and congratulations to all the winners. The show was on view at the Kenan Center House Gallery, 433 Locust Street, Lockport, NY from October 16, 2016 until Sunday, November 13, 2016.

The winners were selected by our juror, internationally renowned watercolor artist Thomas W. Schaller, with awards presented at our Awards Reception on Sunday, October 30, 2016.Take a look at the winners and details on the 13th National Exhibition  page.

Catherine O’Neill, Port of Call, NFWS 13th National Exhibition First Place Award

Our next National Exhibition is scheduled for Fall 2019. Our Juror and judge will be the Fall 2019 Workshop Artist Iain Stewart!