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Watercolors on display at Warren Cultural Center

Published: Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 11:52 a.m. CDT

GREENFIELD — Award-winning watercolors are now on display in the lobby/gallery of Warren Cultural Center (WCC) in Greenfield. A traveling show of 28 paintings from the Iowa Watercolor Society will be on display free of charge until Nov. 30.

The center is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and during WCC events.

Many of the pieces are for sale through Ed & Eva’s store in the center, 154 Public Square, Greenfield.

In conjunction with the exhibit, artist Jo Meyers-Walker will hold a watercolor painting workshop at WCC, on a date to be determined in November. The date and additional information will be available soon at the store, 641-743-2566.

The Iowa Watercolor Society is an organization committed to supporting and encouraging the advancement of the watercolor medium and showcasing the artistic talents of Iowans.

Its 36th annual exhibition and juried show was held in September and open to all IWS members, offering more than $2,500 in cash and prizes. This year’s judge was Birgit O’Connor, renowned artist, author and international presenter.

After leaving Greenfield, the exhibit will continue its tour through Southwest Iowa, with stops in Creston in December and January,

Wilson Performing Arts Center in Red Oak in February and March, Corning Center for the Fine Arts in April and May and Winterset Art Center in June and July.

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