Watercolor Wednesday

Franklin Park Zoo

Wednesday, July 12, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Watch artists from the New England Watercolor Society as they work their watercolor magic throughout the Zoo. After picking up some tips, head to our watercolor painting table to make some masterpieces of your own!

The New England Watercolor Society is one of the oldest and most prestigious watercolor societies in America. Early members included such well-known names in American art as Thomas Allen, F. Childe Hassam, John Singer Sargent (hon.), Frank W. Benson, George Hallowell, and Charles Woodbury. The Society has now grown to nearly 200 signature members from all the New England states. The mission of the Society is to promote the advancement of aqua media arts throughout New England and to bring superior examples of these paintings before a wider public.