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WASH meets at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330B Gibbons Drive, Carmichael, on the second Monday of the month, except July and August, at 1:30 pm or 7:00 pm (check the schedule). Meetings will now be held both in person at the Art Center and online via Zoom.

June Meeting: 10-Jun-2024, 7:00 pm, In person and Zoom meeting
Steve Walters

Come join WASH June 10th at 7PM to watch Steve Walters’ demonstration.

Northern California artist, Steve Walters, has worked the last thirty-six years as a commercial artist, art director, fine art teacher and painter. Steve has a B. A. in Design from Cal State L.A. and studied for two years at Pasadena Art Center College of Design. Being accepted as a Signature Member of the National Watercolor Society, Steve is also a Master Signature Member of Watercolor West. He has won a total of forty-three national and international awards, including five Best-of-Show awards, as well as an Award of Excellence in the California State Fair and many “Best of Shows” in regional competitions. He is currently affiliated with Placerville Art Gallery in Placerville, California.

During his workshop, Steve will be demonstrating a landscape with a structure in the composition. His process in watercolor will encompass a traditional direct approach that includes interpreting a photo of the subject and the very important analysis and planning for formulating a design/composition and value study.Steve is a popular workshop and demonstration artist, as well as juror and judge in both Southern and Northern California. He enjoys a wide range of subject matter, including figures, genre, landscapes and especially paintings based on foreign travels. Steve has become especially recognized for images portraying Old Colonial Mexico and its native Indian population.