2nd Annual Watercolor Carson City 


Sep 17 & 18, 2022

Sep 17 -  Paint Out Canceled
               Juror Demo, 5-7pm
                Artist Social, 7-9pm
                Painting delivery 8am - 5pm

Sep 18 - Awards Reception & Auction fundraiser @ Governor's Mansion, 1-4pm (see map & directions below)


Nevada Governor's Mansion 
606 Mountain St
Carson City, NV 89703

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Barbara LeBlanc

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Colleen Reynolds


Juror & Exhibiting Artist


Artist &
Art Instructor, Salt Lake Community College
Artist's Statement and Curriclum Vitae



Watercolor "Canyon Pines" by Tom Howard



Tenured Art Faculty
Western Nevada College

Acrylic landscape abstractions by Rachel Stiff

Watercolor Competition & Paint Out Information

September 17 - 18, 2022
Carson City, Nevada

Painting Take-in, Juror Demo, Artists Social
Saturday, September 17, 2022

Reception - Sunday, September 18, 2022

Awards Reception and Sales Auction Fundraiser

This is a Charitable Fundraising Event

  Nevada Governor's Mansion

Sunday, September 18, 2022
1 - 4 pm
Games, raffles, prizes, live music, light refreshments 

Image: "October Mansion"
by Kristi Grussendorf, 
Juror for 1st Annual Event
(Click image for a larger view) 

Reception organized by the Carson City Democratic Women’s Club. 

All proceeds from this fundraising event will be donated to the local non-profit 
Capital City C.I.R.C.L.E.S Intitiative, and a Western Nevada College scholarship fund.

September 17th Activities

Painting Take-In Day
All entry paintings, framed and matted
Deliver between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Entries must be delivered no later than 5:00 pm

Due to poor air quality

Juror Demonstration 5:00 - 7:00 pm
FREE and open to the public

Demonstration by Tom Howard
Brewery Arts Center - Performance Hall
449 W. King St., Carson City

Artists Social
After the Juror demonstration
Details to be provided

Thank you to our generous Carson City organizers & sponsors for their continued support for this exciting watercolor event. 

  • CRME Exploring Watercolor (Colleen Reynolds, Artist and Juror Organizer)
  • Carson City Democratic Women's Club (Fundraiser Organizer)
  • FastFrame of Carson City
  • Carson Piazza Bar - St. Charles Hotel
  • NID (Neighborhood Improvement District)
  • Kilpatrick, Bullentini and Woodrum Law
  • Betty & Fred Holmes
  • Shoetree Brewing Company


Artist's Prospectus

Prospective artists are required to read and agree to the event propectus.

Click the link above or the image to review. 



Juror Coordinator & Exhibiting Artist

Nevada Watercolor Artist







"Post & Pillar of the Senate" by Colleen Reynolds