march 6 – apr 21
Don Andrews, the instructor for the Jacksonville Watercolor Society’s (JWS) Spring Workshop and juror for the group’s Spring Show, is a nationally known watercolor artist, author and workshop instructor. He is known for his figure and landscape paintings with glowing granular washes and vibrant light. His paintings have received numerous awards in national watercolor competitions, including three awards from the American Watercolor Society, and two Best of Show awards from the New England Watercolor Society. He has conducted painting workshops throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Africa for over thirty years. Don is an active member, juror and past board director of the American Watercolor Society. He is featured in the Watson Guptill publication Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Watercolor, and North Light’s new book, Confident Color, and has had numerous feature articles published in American Artist magazine and its Watercolor issue.
JWS Fall Workshop is March 7–9 at the Jacksonville Gem and Mineral Society Building, 3733 Crown Point Rd., 287-5411. JWS meeting demonstration is March 6 and Spring Show is March 11 – April 21, both at The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach, 540-4040.