WASH Paintings from 2017 Member Show

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Watercolor Artists of Sacramento Horizons

2018 Annual WASH Open Show, Go With the Flow


WASH is delighted to present the award winners for the 2018 WASH Open Show!


Steve Walters

To see the award winning paintings, please click on the image on the right of our Best of Show winner, Portuguese Fishermen III by Steve Walters.

This year we were honored to receive submissions from some very talented painters. Unfortunately, we were not able to recognize all of them with awards. Please come by the Sacramento Fine Art Center to see the show.

Here are some photographs from the Second Saturday Reception on September 9th. We hope you enjoy them. Please click on the link that follows: WASH Open Show Awards, September 2018

Important Open Show Dates:

Exhibit Opens: September 4, 2018
Reception and Awards: September 8, 5:30 - 8pm
Artwork Pick-up: September 30 2018, 5-6pm

Please support the businesses that sponsor awards for WASH shows. For a list of our sponsors, click on the following link. WASH Sponsor List.

Here's a link to the WASH Open Show Prospectus: WASH 2018 Open Show Prospectus

JUROR

Linda Erfle, NWS, WW, AWS

WASH is excited to announce the juror for our 2018 Annual Open Show, Linda Erfle. Linda Erfle

Linda Erfle explores the essence of her subjects through the unifying elements of value, shape, edges and color; striving to convey how truly extraordinary the ordinary is which surrounds us. Possessing a long-time interest in art, Linda has had the opportunity to seriously focus on painting since the early 90’s, applying watercolor or oil to render paintings in a representational style.

Linda is continually amazed at the vast variety of techniques to be explored with water-based mediums and knows she will be a student, always.

Linda Erfle

She has completed numerous college Art classes at San Jose State University and Cosumnes River College and gone on to study with Anita Wolff, Jill Figler, Ken Potter, Dale Laitinen, Jan Kunz, Judi Betts, Cheng-Khee Chee, Jane Hofstetter, Alvaro Castagnet, Jeannie McGuire and Qiang Huang.

View her work at: https://lindaerfle.net/.

2018 Show Committee

The 2018 WASH Show Committee is chaired by Trina Drotar, committee members are Cindy Farmer, Kathleen Noble and Peter Rodgers. Please be sure to thank them for their hard work.

2018 Show Committee
          Pictured are Kathleen Noble, Trina Drotar and Cindy Farmer. Not pictured Peter Rodgers