Spring Exhibition Registration Is Open!

The 2016 Spring Exhibition is located at the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. MNWS members in good standing are encouraged to submit up to two paintings.

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MNWS Mission

To further the development of the watercolor artist by providing a supportive environment with education and exhibition opportunities and to promote public appreciation and greater visibility of the art.

MNWS Membership Benefits

  • Access to a talented community of local artists
  • Monthly meetings with live artists demos and mini shows
  • Workshop opportunities with regional and national artists
  • Juried member exhibition each spring
  • Open member exhibition every fall
  • Member announcements on our Facebook page
  • Access to a library of watercolor books and DVDs
  • Membership newsletter mailing every 2 months

Upcoming MNWS Events


February Meeting 2016

MnArtists.org demonstration by Jehra Patrick

7.00 pm to 9.00 pm

Christ Presbyterian Church

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27 - 28Feb2016

Catherine Hearding Watercolor Workshop

“Take the Fear Out of Color”

Bloomington Art Center

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March Meeting 2016

Special Meeting at the American Swedish Institute with Curt Pederson

7.00 pm to 9.00 pm

American Swedish Institute

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