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San Diego Watercolor Society

A Premier Art Association and Gallery for Everyone

Voted the 2nd Best Gallery on the San Diego AList for 2016 and a Gold Medal Winner as Best Art Gallery in Point Loma by the Peninsula Beacon’s Reader’s Choice Awards!!!!  Formed in 1965, The San Diego Watercolor Society (SDWS) is a broad-based nonprofit art organization promoting the appreciation of and involvement in watermedia painting.  With over 700 members, SDWS operates a 4,000 square foot gallery, Education Center and Art Store located in The ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station in the Point Loma area of San Diego.  Ninety-five new original juried paintings are for sale each month.  Beginner lessons and Advanced Workshops are held monthly and are open to all.  Opening Reception on First Friday of every month, 5-8 pm. Visit for more information and a complete Calendar of Events.

Neighborhood: Point Loma Peninsula

2825 Dewey Rd
San Diego, CA 92106

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Contact Info

(619) 876-4550


Wednesday-Sunday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
First Friday of the Month open Reception: 5:00 to 8:00 PM



SD Watercolor Society's 38th International Exhibit

San Diego Watercolor Society
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2018

The San Diego Watercolor Society presents the 38th International Exhibition featuring the very best of watermedia art from around the world.  The exhibition is juried by award-winning artist John...

Programs and Events:

  • Monthly juried art exhibitions
  • Workshops
  • Beginner lessons
  • Weekly paintouts
  • Monthly First Friday Opening Reception

Programs and Events:

  • Monthly juried art exhibitions
  • Workshops
  • Beginner lessons
  • Weekly paintouts
  • Monthly First Friday Opening Reception
  • Yearly International Exhibition

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