The CFWS mission is to promote the medium of watercolor to the community through membership exhibitions, demonstrations, workshops, artist promotions and sponsored activities.

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Membership is open to the casual as well as the professional artist who specializes in watercolor or other water-based media.

The Central Florida Watercolor Society membership offers the opportunity to grow painting skills through demonstrations and workshops. Members network with other artists, participate in annual exhibits, and display artwork at local venues. Adults of all skill levels in Central Florida are welcome. The CFWS meets monthly, September through May, at the Maitland Art Center's Marvel Building. Meetings are scheduled the first Sunday of the month at 1:30 p.m. If confilicted with a major holiday, the meeting will schedule for the following Sunday. Check calendar to confirm meeting dates.























Janet Rogers
October 5-7, 2015

Janet King
February 1-3, 2016

Vladislav Yeliseyev
April 4-6, 2016

For workshops by CFWS members, see workshop link.


CFWS Annual Juried Show:

Artists with their work here






















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Meeting moved to different date & location

CFWS SEPTEMBER MEETING - Kick off the season SEPT 13th.

We will meet at the First Presbyterian Church of Maitland at 1:30 p.m.
Mary Dall, 2015-16 president and Teresa Chin 2015-16 vice-president will
introduce themselves and update members on the upcoming season.

"What I Worked on This Summer"
Members are encouraged to bring a framed work you created over the season break.
Bring a stand if needed. No judging, just sharing.

Your CFWS Board will be providing the snacks.

Janet Rogers, AWS Signature Artist
Workshop and Demonstration
October 4 Demo, October 5-7 Workshop at the Maitland Art Center, Orlando

Janet Rogers, AWS, is an award winning artist who uses her drawing abilities coupled with a expressive watercolor technique to create her amazing portraits in watercolor.

The workshop will focus on developing your technique in the painting the portrait in watercolor.

Her approach can be applied across all subjects,
it about how to paint, not what.

More information and sign-up online.

"Attend a Rogers' Workshop and change the way you paint"

Congratulations to CFWS members accepted to the FWS 2015 Annual Show
Jackii Molsick, Sandi Hanlon-Breuer, Bonnie Jones and Katherine Davis.
Congratulations to all. Jackii Molsick is now a signature member with her third acceptance.


The FWS 44th Annual Exhibition runs from Sept. 6 through Nov.1 at the
Leepa Rattner Museum of Fine Art
600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs, Florida.

FWS Convention, Oct 1 through Oct 4 at the St Pete Marriot Clearwater Hotel.

Renew your membership online.

We welcome new members and it is very easy to join. If you wish to become a member or haven't renewed your membership, download the form and send it with your check. CFWS membership is $40 per season. Membership provides you with a number of watercolor related activities. Join today and ensure that you are kept informed of the upcoming events and workshops. Membership Signup.

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The 2015 CFWS Annual Member Show - online gallery

The 2014 CFWS Annual Member Show - online gallery

The 2013 CFWS Annual Member Show - online gallery

The 2012 Watercolor Impressions Show - online gallery

The 2012 CFWS Annual Member Show - online gallery