The purpose of the Virginia Watercolor Society shall be to foster the advancement and study of aquamedia painting and to provide information about aquamedia painting to the public.


May 25, 2019 – August 2, 2019

Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, Virginia

January 31   VWS 2017 Membership Due Date
March 2   Deadline for receipt of online registrations and receipt of mailed in entry forms, $35 entry fee and membership dues
April 15   Artist accept/decline notification by email. Artists without an email will receive a letter via USPS.
April 29   Deadline to sign up for Workshop & Exhibition Events
By May 7th   Receipt of shipped works: ship to Navis Pack & Ship, Virginia Watercolor Society 6671 Santa Barbara Rd, Suite E, Elkridge, MD 21075
Your name/Address clearly printed on outside of box.
Enclose paid return shipping label (with optional insurance) attached to hanging wire on back of painting.
Enclose check made out to Navis Pack & Ship:
Airfloat StrongBox (or equalivalent) $100
Packing materials other than Airfloat $115
May 18 & 19
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am-3:00 pm Receipt of hand delivered works at Workhouse Arts Center
May 20-24   Workshop with John Salminen
Workhouse Arts Center,
Vulcan Muse Gallery
9518 Workhouse Way
Lorton Va
May 24 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Welcome reception for VWS members and Guests
Workhouse Arts Center
McGuire Woods Gallery
9518 Workhouse Way
Lorton VA 22709
May 25 9:00 am Light Breakfast and Registration
9:30-10:30 am VWS Annual Business Meeting
McGuire Woods Gallery
Workhouse Arts Center
10:45-11:45 am Juror’s Gallery Talk
McGuire Woods Gallery
12:30-2:30 pm Awards Luncheon
L’ Hermitage
12724 Occuquan Rd, Woodbridge VA
May 25 –Aug 2
Wednesday – Saturday

11:00 am-6:00 pm
12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Exhibition Open
August 2   Exhibition Closes
August 3 & 4
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am–3:00 pm Pick–up of hand delivered works
Workhouse Arts Center
9518 Workhouse Way
Lorton, VA 22709
August 5   Return of shipped works
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