FSWS is proud to support our members with juried art shows. 

The Awards for our Juried Show Awards are 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $400, 3rd Place $300, Excellence in Transparent Watercolor $250 (awarded at Aqueous Shows only), Merit Awards (1-4) $100 each, Honorable Mention and Peoples’ Choice certificates. Members receive Signature Status after being accepted into two exhibitions. (Excludes online)

To submit a painting to a show, the fees are as follows:

  • Members $25 for each painting (Members may submit 1 or 2 paintings per exhibition).  Dues must be paid before entering shows (Annual membership is $35)

  • Non-members $35 for each painting

Transparent Exhibition Entry Forms: Please note that there is a separate entry form for transparent paintings.

Please click on this link to download and print a copy of the FSWS Transparent Notice which must be attached to the painting.

PLEASE NOTE: All FSWS exhibition entry's are now online. 

Make sure to take a photo of your painting before matting and framing. 



Exhibition Calendar

FSWS Online Fall Exhibition

Oct 15 - Jan 20, 2021

Deadline to Enter - September 22

Juror: Dylan Scott Pierce


Members Open Aqueous

Alongside the American Watercolor Society's Traveling Show

ArtCenter Manatee

Feb 8 - March 18, 2022

Searle & Reid Hodges Galleries

Receiving Saturday, Feb 5th 

*Reminder- enter your work online only, then drop off at ACM the morning of Feb 5th!

Pick Up Saturday, March 19th 9-12


Opening Reception: Feb 10th, 5-7pm

Juror: Frank Spino

Spring Members Open Aqueous Exhibition

Venice Art Center 

April 10 - 28, 2022

Main Gallery

Receiving Saturday, April 2nd  

Pick Up Friday, April 29th


Opening Reception: TBA

Juror: Hodges Soileau