The WAS-H classroom is now open for select classes and workshops. The class schedule will indicate whether the courses are on-line or in-person. While the WAS-H office is open during regular WAS-H hours (Tuesday - Saturday 10 am - 3 pm), the on-site Gallery is not open.

The WAS-H Gallery is home to an impressive schedule of water-media shows, with two premier shows, the Annual Members Exhibit and the International Exhibition. The Annual Members Exhibit is WAS-H's longest running event and showcases the best-of-the-best from our dedicated members. Artists have an opportunity to win awards totaling over $1,500. Located in the heart of the Museum District, WAS-H is accessible and a must-see while touring Houston's fine art establishments.

2020 51st Annual Members Exhibit

Keeping Art Alive at WAS-H!

WAS-H is delighted to present the 2020 51st Annual Members Exhibit. Texas watercolor artist Don Andrews, AWS, was the judge for the Annual Members Exhibit. Don is a nationally recognized, award winning artist, author and workshop presenter. You can read his profile and see his work at This year’s exhibit is virtual, and will remain online until November 15, 2020.

The 2020 51st Annual Members Exhibit Winners:


1st: Daniela Werneck, The Retreat
2nd: Liz Hill, Looking Back
3rd: Hiep Nguyen, Deserted Alley
Shirley Sterling Award: William Tone, Forest Falls
President's Award: Alison Hendry, Kaash Is Watching From Winnipeg Zoo
Director's Award: Bonnie Woods, Hare of the Moonless Sky


  • Ariane Edmundson, Weird Flower
  •  Jan McNeill, Merida Memory


  • Cleo Ceeney, Happy Hour with Bella
  • Cheryl Evans, Pandemic and Tennis Ball Blues
  • Annika Farmer, Natasha Looking for Boris
  • Les McDonald, Jr., Shopping in San Jose
  • Gay Paratore, Beach Babes
  • Debbie Parmley, Artigianale 
  • Trish Poupard, Huntington Cactus


The following organizations generously donated merchandise awards for the 51st Annual Members Exhibit. Click on their names to visit their websites.

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