EXHIBITIONS

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.

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)

  • Nonmembers $35 for each painting

  • Nonmembers may join at receiving (Annual membership is $35)

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.

Entry form for exhibition submission can be found here:

In the broad seven county areas that we cover, it is sometimes difficult to deliver your own paintings to a show for entry and pick up. The good news is there are volunteer couriers among us . . .  and they drive! You will need to contact them directly and make arrangements to transfer your art work and fill out the entry forms.  If you are willing to serve as a volunteer courier from your area from time to time, please contact us at fswsnl@gmail.com.

BRADENTON

Jackie Clark (941-538-2637) 6193 9th Avenue Circle NE, Bradenton  jacquieclark@hotmail.com

Mary Louise Ringers (941-322-6374) 22373 Panther Loop, Bradenton ringersart@gmail.com

Joan Stephens (941-792-5610) 610 Estuary Drive, Bradenton joan.stephens@ironwood.com

Sharon Lennox Woelfling (717-439-9003) 262 Sapphire Lake Drive, Bradenton swoelflingart@gmail.com

NORTH PORT/VENICE/PUNTA GORDA

Arnie Parios (941-697-2174) 40 Bunker Circle, Rotunda West, arnandrach@comcast.net

Linda Lee Foster (941-497-4802) 415 Fieldstone Drive, Venice, lindaleefoster@aol.com

Gail Ribas (207-460-4119) 1906 Lamont Street, North Port, gailribas@gmail.com

SARASOTA

Jerome Chesley (716- 903-8858) 37 Sunset Drive, Apt. P 71, Sarasota, jchesley33@aol.com

Roger Parent (941-966-1397) 448 East MacEwen Drive; Osprey, rogerparent@verizon.net

Joanne Warber (941-366-6441) 1226 Holly Fern Lane, Sarasota, fwarber@comcast.net

TAMPA/ST.PETE

Kathy Durdin (813-254-7667) 1820 W. Richardson Place, Tampa, kdurdin1@tampabay.rr.com

Libit Jones (727-667-4108) 3500 12th Avenue North, St. Pete.,  libit@ij.net

PALMETTO/PARRISH

Pauline Boston, (941-776-9409) 3306 Wilderness Boulevard West, Parrish, frankboston@gmail.com

Carole Dougherty (941-722-2314) 1205 3rd Street Circle East, Palmetto, cdocksider1@aol.com

EXHIBITION COURIERS

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