Forms and Guides


Expense Reimbursement Form

For all expenses incurred on behalf of VWS.


Digital Imaging

Learn how you can create high-quality digital images.

Art Labels

Use these labels to mark your work for juried exhibitions.


Framing Guidelines

Read about the guidelines for framing your work.

Submission Guidelines

Learn how to enter your work into a juried member exhibition.


DVD Lending Library

VWS has created a lending library for members. Videos may be previewed on Creative Catalyst.

Available titles include:   

  • Andy Evansen - Watercolour Plein Air

  • Asuman & Anatar Dogan - Watercolor Techniques

  • Brenda Swenson - Sketching Techniques with Watercolor

  • Carl Dalio - Carl Dalio on Color Power The path to Visualizing Energetic Color

  • Carl Dalio - Sketching in Perspective Drawing & Composition

  • Charles Reid - Flowers in Watercolor

  • Charles Reid - Watercolor Secrets

  • Charles Reid - Poirtraits in Watercolor

  • Don Andrews - Making Watercolor Glow

  • Don Andrews - How to Loosen Up

  • Donna Zagotta - The You Factor : Powerful Personal Design in Opaque Watercolor

  • Frank Webb - Using Your Head, Heart & Hand

  • Frank Webb - Frank Webb on Watercolor

  • George James - Designing for Content Yupo Master Class

  • Gordon Mackenzie - The Watercolorist's Essential Notebook Landscapes

  • Iain Stewart - From Photos to Fantastic Painting Watercolor Landscapes

  • Janet Rogers - Watercolor Rhythms with Figures

  • Jean Haines - Amazing Ways with Watercolour

  • John Salminen - A designed Approach to Abstraction

  • John Salmnen - Urban Landscapes in Watercolor

  • Joseph Zbukvic - Watercolour on Location

  • Linda Baker - Layers of Design in Watercolor

  • Mark Mehaffey - Painting a Dramatic Landscape in Watercolor

  • Mary Whyte - Watercolor Portraits of the South

  • Mary Whyte - Mastering Watercolor Portraiture

  • Pat Dews - Designing Great Starts wit Texture and Form

  • Ron Ranson - Watercolour Landscapes from Photographs

  • Sharon Lynn Williams - Watercolour on Location

  • Shirley Trevena - My World of Watercolor

  • Sister Wendy - The Complete Collection

  • Soon Y Warren - Vibrant Watercolor Techniques

  • Tony Couch - Painting Barns in Watercolor

  • Tom Lynch - "Top 10" Snippets of 2007- Two Disc Set

  • Tony van Hasselt - Creative Realism in Watercolor

  • Vladislav Yeliseyev - Light in Watercolor

If you are interested in viewing a DVD, email Marcel Etienne. He will mail the video with a return address label to use with an envelope (open carefully so the envelope may be re-used). The DVD should be enjoyed and returned after 2 weeks. Suggestions for additional videos to purchase may be sent to Marcel. Donations for this program are always welcome!