Mission statement

Purpose of the CSPWC/SCPA

[Letters Patent, July 20th , 1936]

The Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour /
La Société Canadienne de Peintres en Aquarelle

Recognizes, encourages, and nurtures excellence of work in the medium of water colour. To this end it plans and holds seminars, demonstrations and open competition exhibits in order to discover and appreciate the work of water colourists and to encourage them to become members of the Society which provides a common forum, information and camaraderie for artists who express their creativity in this demanding discipline.

[NOTE: All CSPWC Members in 1936 are called ‘Charter Members’ CM]