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Ted Head, FWS Demo At Citrus Watercolor Club

April 17th, 2015

Ted Head, FWS Demo At Citrus Watercolor Club

The Citrus Watercolor Club May Officer Installation luncheon will feature Ted Head, FWS as demonstrator. Ted comments that, "In 2001 I was fortunate to travel to Paris and Vienna. Up to then I had only drawn with pen and ink, but had not ventured into painting. Inspired in Vienna by a beautiful outdoor flower shop, I shot a blurry photo and decided to try my hand at painting. Pouring over art books when I returned, I decided to give watercolor a go. It was love at first stroke and it has been a love affair ever since. After a few years of experimenting and growing as an artist, I started entering art shows. Encouraged by winning several awards, I decided it was time to try the art show circuit, and I continue doing several shows a year around Florida." Head has been featured in art related magazines such as Artist Magazine, Splash, Best of America Watercolor Artists, and Best of America, Water Media. The luncheon will be held at the Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club, stating at 12 Noon...

Watercolor Club Hosts Lynn Ferris For Demo And Workshop

January 24th, 2015

Watercolor Club Hosts Lynn Ferris For Demo And Workshop

Lynn Ferris will be the demonstrator at the Friday, February 13th meeting of the Citrus Watercolor Club (CWC). Ferris is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, and the Florida Watercolor Society. Her many awards include "Best of Show" at both the 2007 Florida Watercolor Society Exhibit and the 2010 Tallahassee Watercolor Society Tri-State Juried Exhibit. Her painting entitled "Anna" received an honorable mention in the 2013 "Artist's Magazine" all media competition. Lynn will present CWC members and non-members alike with an exceptional opportunity to attend a two-day workshop at the Whispering Pines facility in Inverness, FL on Saturday, February 14, and Sunday February 15. Call Glenda Ackley at 352-520-4220 for information, or see the CWC web site at www.citruswatercolorclub.com The Citrus Watercolor Club meets at 12:00 Noon on the second Friday of every month, except July, at the 1st Christian Church of Inverness, 2018 Colonade Street,...

Freyer Painting Chosen For 2015 FWS On-Line Show

January 23rd, 2015

Freyer Painting Chosen For 2015 FWS On-Line Show

A painting by watercolor artst Norm Freyer has been chosen to be part of the Florida Watercolor Society (FWS) 2015 On Line Show. The painting, "Autumn Seagrapes", was one of 79 chosen out a total submission of 197 painitngs. Paintings by Freyer have also qualified for previous FWS On Line Shows, "Fishy Business" in 2009, "Gentle Giants" in 2012, and "Palm Tracks" in 2014. All of these paintings can be viewed at the artist's web site http://norman-freyer.artistwebsites.com. The 2015 On Line Show will be posted on the FWS web site in mid January at floridawatercolor.org/ .