20 charming watercolor paintings that won't leave you indifferent!

20 charming watercolor paintings that won't leave you indifferent!

The 4th International Watercolor Society Arts Contest has been recently held in Bornova Izmir, Turkey. The contestants from all over the world displayed their artworks. The judges were impressed by the creativity and beauty of the paintings and had a difficult task to select the winners. We offer you to contemplate the best works from this contest.


The topic of the contest was "Homer Love and Peace Through Art". All artists could submit a maximum of three works, and from these only 60 pieces were selected by judges. During the finale, the judges announced and awarded the three winners out of these 60.


Here are the best works:

1st winner - Boonkwang Noncharoen, Thailand

2nd winner - David Taylor, Australia.

3d winner - Jorge Enrique Ferandez Villalba, Peru.

And now a portion of other talented watercolor paintings:

Uday Bhan Singh, India.


Ekaterina Zyuzina, Belarussia.

Thomas Schaller, the USA.

Prafull Sawant, India.

Bat Orshikh, Mongolia.

Lorena Sanchez de la Barquera, Mexico.

Rogger Oncoy, Peru.

Nirupam Konwar, India.

Gabriele Koenigs, Germany.

Sheldon Saint, the Bahamas.

Jorge Enrique Ferandez Villalba, Peru.

Sergey Lysyj, Lithuania.

Patricia Guzman, Mexico.

Prafull Sawant, India.

Endre Penovac, Serbia.

Laurie Goldstein-Warren, the USA.

Thomas Schaller, the USA.


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37 Comments
Richard Mcginty
Richard Mcginty
MY FATHER WAS A GREAT WATER COLOR ARTIST WE ARE BLESSED WITH MANY OF HIS WORKS. HE WAS A POET AS WELLHE COULD PAINT HIS WORDS.
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Nov 10, 2015 8:53PM
Ian MacBrown
He had a rare gift Rich.
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Nov 13, 2015 10:46PM
Ngozi Ugo
Awesome paintings
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Nov 13, 2015 11:09PM
Patricia Biro
Patricia Biro
I loved this and marveled so much for the awesome talent, Great paimtings!
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Nov 13, 2015 11:29PM
Darrell Porche
Darrell Porche
These paintings are magnificent. The look much more like oil paintings than water color paintings.
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Nov 13, 2015 11:45PM
Lucinda Hess
beautiful
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Nov 14, 2015 12:48AM
domarisfoss
Some of the people around the world are so talented. Wonderful watercolors!
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Nov 14, 2015 1:18AM
Vasily Tchaikovsky
Vasily Tchaikovsky
so many tallented,genious but unknown people in the world,amazing,thanks for nice exposition
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Nov 14, 2015 1:23AM
Tom Young
Cool paintings!
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Nov 14, 2015 1:26AM
John Hallahan
John Hallahan
Absolutely remarkable, I would have really struggled with choosing a winner in this beautiful collection of water colors!
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Nov 14, 2015 1:35AM
Elaine Lieb
Elaine Lieb
So much talent .Such beautiful painting
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Nov 14, 2015 2:26AM
Robin S. Gonsalves
Robin S. Gonsalves
Beautiful watercolors! it's not an easy medium yo paint in but when it's done right? Spectacular!
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Nov 14, 2015 3:13AM
Sharon LaFrenz
Awesome talent here. I agree with Darrell Porche: several of the paintings are so detailed, that they do appear to be done in oils rather than the more difficult fluidity of watercolors.
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Nov 14, 2015 3:25AM
Raymond Castro
Raymond Castro
They all B WINNERS!
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Nov 14, 2015 4:36AM
Amity O. Oye
Amity O. Oye
Outstanding jobs!
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Nov 14, 2015 6:17AM

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