About Us

Membership

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Membership is open to water media painters, patrons, and students who are residents of Georgetown and Horry Counties of South Carolina.

Membership fee is $25


Meetings are held the first Wednesday of the month; 9:30 am social and 10:00 am meeting/presentations at The Lakes of Litchfield.


Email gcwswatercolors@gmail.com 



History

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Founded in 1978, the purpose of the Society is to promote the interest and appreciation of watercolor painting for residents in Georgetown and Horry Counties and surrounding areas, and to help offer to its members and the general public more educational and professional outlets for the visual arts.

Low Country Arts Calendar

October 10th - January 4th

Waccamaw Neck Arts Alliance Show & Sale

All day

The Rice Museum, 633 Front St., Georgetown, SC.

Event Details

October 10th - January 4th

Waccamaw Neck Arts Alliance Show & Sale

This is the first annual show of the newly formed Waccamaw Neck Arts Alliance, and it promises to be exciting.  Local fine arts artists will present work in all mediums.  An Opening Reception will be held October 10th from 4:30 - 6:30pm.  

All day

The Rice Museum, 633 Front St., Georgetown, SC.

November 6th

Van Gough and His Inspirations Exhibit

1 PM - 5 PM

Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia SC

Event Details

November 6th

Van Gough and His Inspirations Exhibit

The Columbia Museum of Art is bringing "Van Gogh and His Inspirations" to South Carolina. This exhibit will include a dozen Van Gogh works and perhaps 30 other paintings by contemporaries who helped to form his vision. 

1 PM - 5 PM

Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia SC

December 6th - 15th

Pastel Society of South Carolina

All day

Lance Hall on the grounds of Circular Church, 150 Meeting St., Charleston SC

Event Details

December 6th - 15th

Pastel Society of South Carolina

Members of the Pastel Society of South Carolina will host a member show and sale with a reception and awards ceremony Friday, Dec. 6th from 6 - 8 pm.  

All day

Lance Hall on the grounds of Circular Church, 150 Meeting St., Charleston SC

December 13th - January 2nd

Chalk & Paper (low country pastel society) Show & Sale

All day

The Lakes of Litchfield, 120 Lakes at Litchfield Dr. Pawleys Island, SC

Event Details

December 13th - January 2nd

Chalk & Paper (low country pastel society) Show & Sale

Chalk & Paper will host it's first annual show & sale of pastel works by local artists.  Exciting things are happening in the pastel world these days, come and see.  Opening Reception, December 13th from 4:00 - 7:00. pm  Show will run through January 2nd

All day

The Lakes of Litchfield, 120 Lakes at Litchfield Dr. Pawleys Island, SC

January 4th, 2020

Georgetown County Watercolor Society Show

5 pm - 7 pm

Island Art Gallery, 10744 Ocean Hwy, in the Village Shops, Pawleys Island, SC

Event Details

January 4th, 2020

Georgetown County Watercolor Society Show

We invite you to the opening reception of the Georgetown County Watercolor Society Annual Art Show & Sale.  Light snacks and wine will be served for you to enjoy as you wander through the gallery enjoying the new works of talented local watercolor artists.  

5 pm - 7 pm

Island Art Gallery, 10744 Ocean Hwy, in the Village Shops, Pawleys Island, SC

Learn, Grow, and Go

Art Education

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Art Supply Sources

Members in the News

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Local/Regional Art Events and Galleries

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Local Artists show and sell their work at various local and regional events and galleries.  Follow this link to this exciting world of art. 

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Current Board

  • President: Carol Russell
  • Vice President: Keith Meiere
  • Secretary: Victoria Alger
  • Treasurer: Herb Lawson
  • Programs: Pat Hartman
  • Workshop: Cindy Silvers
  • Sunshine: Nancy Van Buren
  • Communication: Niki Hendricks

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