Valley Watercolor Society is a non-profit organization in the San Fernando Valley of Southern California dedicated to the enjoyment of watercolor and water media painting. We hold monthly meetings with demos, watercolor workshops, and plein air paint-outs from September to June (see our detailed event listing), and an Annual Exhibit each spring.

2022 Annual Exhibit

Valley Watercolor Society
2022 Annual Juried Exhibition
March 3 – March 27, 2022
Awards Presentation


1st Place Ruth Probst Cain Award: Gregory Radionov “I Will Always Love You”
2nd Place VWS Award: Karen Holly “Venice Awakening”
3rd Place VWS Award: Fatemeh Kian “Farewell”
Special Honors: Marietta Petrini “Sexy”
Special Honors: Debra Reynolds “Pyracantha Berries”
Special Honors: Cylvia Santillan “Sunday Morning Ritual”
People’s Choice: Selina Cheng “Winter in the Alps”
Honorable Mention: Meressa Naftulin “In the Pink”
Honorable Mention: Mardilan Georgio “Bean There”
Honorable Mention: Phyllis Doyon “At Home”
Honorable Mention: Shirley Peppers” Scarlet Tulips in Mustard Vase”
Honorable Mention: Debi Swan-McDonald “Matilija Poppies”
Honorable Mention: Michelene Laski “Mary Tanner”
Honorable Mention: Charlotte Mullich “Winter Owl”
Honorable Mention: Dorothy Lee “Laundry Day in Chinatown”
Certificate of Merit: Gregory Radionov “CCW Fred”
Certificate of Merit: Gregory Radionov “My Sad Detective Drinks”
Honorable Mention: Marietta Petrini “Dancers”
Certificate of Merit: Debra Reynolds “Roses”
Certificate of Merit: Michelene Laski “Candy Corn”

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