Watercolor Society of North Carolina- NC watermedia painting organization


The Watercolor Society of North Carolina, Inc. (WSNC)
is a non-profit art organization; its purpose is to
promote watercolor throughout the state and
to elevate the standards of excellence in this medium.


Signature Member Gallery

2017 Annual Conference Awards and Slideshow

Exhibition Catalog- To Receive Pay Membership Dues by May 31st


2017 WSNC Seminars Videos





Traveling Exhibition Locations

This year's Traveling Exhibition event will take place at three locations.

Your artwork will be transported to West Jefferson directly from Greensboro on November 21 by one of our representatives.

Florence Thomas Art School
10 SJefferson Avenue
WestJefferson, North Carolina 28694
Reception Date: Dec 1, 2017, 5:00-8:00 pm
Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10am - 5pm Closed Sundays
Travel Exhibition: Dec 1, 2017 - Jan 13, 2018

From WestJefferson your artwork will be transported on January 17, by personnel of Theatre Art Galleries to the Theatre Art Galleries.

Theatre Art Galleries
220E Commerce
High Point, NC 27260
Reception Date:January 25, 2018, 5:30-7:30pm
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 12-5:00pm
Travel Exhibition: January 26-March 29

From High Point your artwork will be transported on April 5, to Smith Civic Center in Lexington, NC

Smith Civic Center
217 S Main Street
Lexington, NC 27292
Reception date:Sunday, April 15 2018 2:00-4:00pm
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Travel Exhibition: - April 15-May 19, 2018
Pick-up Date: Monday, May 21, & Tuesday, May 22, 2018 10:00am–5:00pm

If you have any questions regarding this Travel Show, please contact the Local Chair.

Laura POSS
3405 Londonderry Drive
Greensboro, NC 27410

All traveling exhibition participants are required to sign the "Hold Harmless Agreement".
To sign the agreement online, go to Member Login under the membership tab at the top of this page. Enter your user id and password. On your Personal Information Page you can access to the Hold Harmless form that can be signed online.
If you do not have a login user id and password Contact Eng Pua: eng.pua@gmail.Com and he will assign you both. Thank you for participating in this opportunity.

Peggy Saporito President, WSNC


Traveling Exhibition Participants

Click here to see the list.


2017 Annual Conference and Member Meeting has successfully concluded.

Click here to see the slide show of awarded and selected entries. Enjoy!


2017 WSNC 72nd Juried Exhibition

October 15 - November 18
Juror: Mary Whyte

Opening Reception
Sunday, October 15
2 – 4 pm

Greensboro College
Anne Rudd Galyon and Irene Cullis Galleries
Cowan Humanities Building
815 W. Market Street
Greensboro NC 27403

Please note that the Cowan Building is regularly open Monday-Friday from 9-6pm, Saturday 9-6pm and Sunday from 12-6 if staff ar inside. If the doors are locked and no staff are inside please call Campus Security at (336) 272-7102 and someone can let you in the building

Click here for the Calendar of Events and hotel information.


Don’t Miss Out on the Exhibition Catalog/Directory

Dues are payable January 1st of each year, and are delinquent if not paid by May 31st.

Members who have not renewed by May 31st will not be listed in, nor be mailed,
the annual Catalog/Directory for that year due to printing deadlines.
Make sure to renew!
Go to our website: ncwatercolor.com.
Under ‘Membership’ select ‘Member Login’, you will find your ‘Personal Information Page’ (PIP).
If you forget your password, simply click the ‘Reset Password’ button.
That will send a new temporary password to your email inbox. Use that password to enter
your PIP, then type in your own choice of password. You can check your dues status, contact info and more from your PIP.
You are also welcome to mail a check for
your dues, made out to WSNC, to me, at:

Ginnie Conaway
2931 Carrollwood Dr.
Winston Salem, NC 27103

Image courtesy of Mike Gantt


New Membership Payments

The board has approved the following simplified membership payments effective immediately:

Full time student: $25
New member: $35
Existing membership renewal: $35
There will be no late fee !

Our membership year now coincides with the calendar year. Existing members can start renewing your membership on or after January 1 of each year by logging into your personal information page

New member joining after September 1 of each year will enjoy free bonus months until the end of the year and the new membership payment will cover the following year. For example, if you join after September 1, 2016 and pay your new membership fee online, your payment will cover the remaining months of 2016 and the entire year of 2017. You need to renew your membership only after January 1, 2018.


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