Patronize Our Patrons!
DANIEL SMITH ARTISTS’ MATERIALS, the premier art supplier in the Puget Sound region, is the largest sponsor of NWWS exhibitions and events. Daniel Smith products are available through art stores around the world and through online sources. Use this link to search for where you may purchase their products: FIND RETAIL LOCATIONS
The awards program for NWWS’ two annual exhibitions, the Annual International Open Exhibition & Waterworks Members Exhibition, are possible because of the generous and continuing support from our outstanding contributors. As members, please show your appreciation and support for them when shopping for all your art needs.
Here are our patron donation levels:
  • Platinum Plus - $2000 and over
  • Platinum - $1000-$1999
  • Gold - $500-$999
  • Silver - $250-$499
  • Bronze - $249 or less
Locally owned and operated in the Puget Sound area since 1976, the DANIEL SMITH Seattle Store stocks the finest art materials available. We offer classes, lectures, demos and workshops. Visit us soon!
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Salis International, Inc. is the sole manufacturer of Dr. Ph. Martin's brand color products. For 82 years Dr. Ph. Martin's has delivered the most brilliant liquid color products for use with brush, airbrush, technical pens, dip pens, and just about any other utensil you can handle. During that time we've always done things a little differently than the rest of the industry through our commitment to high quality, 100% liquid products—highly concentrated liquid dyes and brilliant pigment-based inks and acrylics.
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Supporting artists at all stages of their artistic journey. As a leading art supply company, Blick provides artists, educators, students, and our associates with the tools, assistance, and training needed to grow, innovate, and reach their creative potential. BLICK Art Materials is family-owned and serving artists since 1911.
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Creative Art Materials, Ltd. is a manufacturer and distributor of premium art materials and writing instruments located in Mooresville, North Carolina. We are continually focused on offering only the highest quality products and services to our customers, building on the fine tradition of our world class brands.
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Manufacturers of World Class Professional Quality Artist Colors, Tools and Accessories
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We take our time, spend the effort, & carefully mix each color in the time-honored traditions of craftsmen, in small batches, each with its own personality. No high-volume industrial standardization can match our level of care.
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Teaching students to paint in watercolor is now my passion… I love seeing their expressions when they experience the absolute “magic” of this amazing medium. My favorite subject to teach is portraits, but my ongoing classes cover all subjects.
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Founded in the basement of Dee Silver’s home, Silver Brush Limited has grown from humble beginnings to a global brand focused on one mission – providing artists with the perfect tool to express their vision. Before starting Silver Brush Limited in 1990, Dee spent over 13 years selling brushes and studying under master brush makers. Her vision was to bring the highest quality brushes in the world to the American market. Today, artists from all walks of life share the experience of using our exceptional brushes in almost every corner of the globe.
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Richeson Art Supply is here to serve and support the fine art community. We offer open studio times, workshops and various competitions throughout the year. Come visit us today!
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The unique formulation of QoR Watercolors accentuates the luminosity and brilliance of pigments even after drying. QoR provides the subtlety, transparency and flow of a great watercolor, with colors that have as much vibrancy and fire as the best acrylic or oil paint. Choose from 83 high-intensity colors, including three Iridescent colors. The addition of QoR Mediums and Grounds can increase gloss, improve flow or wetting and provide different textured surfaces, to expand the creative opportunities in watercolor painting.
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