Southern Watercolor Society









To further the interests of painters in watercolor/watermedia and to encourage the study of this medium, Southern Watercolor Society offers a yearly workshop in conjunctioon ith our annual juried exhibition. The locations rotate among our various 18 member states and the District of Columbia.

Juror / Judge 

     Artist Mark E Mehaffey is a popular juror, workshop instructor and lecturer. He has won major awards in juried exhibitions internationally, and his paintings are included in corporate public and private collections worldwide. He wrote "Creative Watercolor Workshop", published in 2005 and it was rereleased as "Creative Watercolor and Acrylic Workshop" in 2013 published by Northlight Publishing.

     Mark has also created twelve instructional videos. He has appeared in many publications. He was featured in "Masters of Watercolor" written by Konstantin Sterkhov and "Inspirations & Technical Breakthroughs: Secrets from the Contemporary International Watercolor Masters Volume 1" written by Zhou Tianya & Ruan Hoe.

Mehaffey Workshop 

Canceled Due to Covid 19 Pandemic 2020    

Customs House, Clarksville, TN

Experiment For Fun—Design For Success

3 days watercolor/1 day watermedia

There will be both group and individualized instruction with time set aside for critique. This is a fast moving, fun, mixed water media workshop where we all learn and share. 

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