The Auckland Watercolour Society is an incorporated society with the purpose to promote water colour painting as an art form amongst Aucklanders.


The society has a monthly meeting with a guest speaker, recent news and a show of members artworks in response to a monthly challenge. More information can be found on the meetings page.


Membership is open to any person or body interested in watercolour painting. If you are interested in learning about the society, please come along to the monthly meetings.

The 2016 Merit Awards

Congratulations The 2016 Merit Award Show; a video of all the entries to the show can be seen here.


The society arranges a variety of activities which include:
  • monthly meetings
  • painting tours
  • visiting artists' presentations
  • exhibitions of members' works
  • workshops
  • newsletters
  • group discussions and critiques


The main contact method is by email:
Joanne Mortimore More information can be found on the contact page.