News and Announcements

International Watercolor Society, USA Chapter

The IWS USA is the United States branch of the widely known IWS Global

The Ohio representative for IWS USA is
Gary Brooks, a signature member of the OWS.

IWS USA is a group of volunteers gathered together to promote International Watercolor Society events to all US residents. Watercolor artists are invited via the Facebook page to discover opportunities to submit their work to competitions in about 80 other countries!

Membership is free, and all you need to do to become a member is go to the Facebook page and sign up using the messenger tab on the page.

Calls for Entry

The Ohio Watercolor Society frequently receives notifications about exhibitions that may be of interest to members of the OWS. Those opportunities will be listed below.

Louisiana Watercolor Society 53nd International Exhibit
New Orleans, Louisiana.  May 1-19, 2023


Carrie Waller
January 29, 2023

The Watercolor Art Society - Houston
46th International Watermedia Exhibition
Houston, Texas.  March 5–30, 2023


Brenda Swenson, WW, NWWS, SDWS, CWA
February 28, 2023