Bev Jozwiak


Bev Jozwiak international award winning Artist and Author.
Graduated with honors from Western Washington University with a Degree in Fine Arts, and an Art History Minor.
Born in Vancouver, Washington, Bev still resides there with her husband of 30 plus years. She has two daughters, and three grandchildren.

Societies: Signature Member: American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, Transparent Watercolor Society, Watercolor West, Missouri Watercolor Society, Northwest Watercolor Society, Texas Watercolor Society, and more.

Juror of many National watercolor shows, and Teaching workshops around the US including the prestigious Scottsdale Art school.

Achievement Highlights:

• Free-lanced for numerous card companies, had two 12 month calendar of my paintings published, one by Landmark, and the other by Hallmark.
• Featured Artist in numerous magazines, including Art Collector, International Artist magazine, North Light Magazine, American Artist, and The Artist.
• American Artist “Watercolor” 8 page article and F&W’s Watercolor Magazine article on 5 artists vision for painting the figure.
• Listed in Who’s Who in American Artists.
• Won Betsy Dillard Stroud Creative Challenge with winning entry featured in Watercolor Magic Magazine.
• Watercolor Artist Magazine competition “Paint what you Love”. Painting featured.
• 12 page article in Summer 2015 Acrylic Artist.
• Some of the most recent National/International Awards include:
2009 and 2013 NWWS Purchase Award
2009 39th Annual Louisiana International Exhibition-Al Zerries Memorial award.
2010 National Churchill Museum Award-Watercolor Missouri National
2010 Texas Watercolor Soc. 61st Annual Exhibition-Waterloo Watercolor Group Award
2012 Texas watercolor Society 63rd Annual “Charles E. Cheever Jr. Award”
2012 Louisiana Watercolor Society 42nd Annual Exhibition- John Brown Memorial.
2013 California watercolor Association-Charlotte Huntley Award.
2013 Transparent Watercolor Society-Directors Award
2013 Texas Watercolor Soc. 64th Annual Exhibition-Silver Medallion Award.
2015 TWSA exhibition $1000 James McNeill Whistler Award
• Included in 11 Best of Watercolor books, including “Splash 9-13, and 15-16.
• Painting “Studio Life” used as an ad for American Artist. Ran for months in such magazines as American Artist, American Artist Workshops, Complete Painters Handbook, American Artist Drawing Magazine, and more.
• In thousands of corporate, and private collections throughout the United States.
• Accepted into the Shenzhen Watercolour Biennial China show 2013-2014.
• Author of “Painting Life with Life”, a 164 page hardbound book focusing on painting people and animals. And Video 5 CD video by same name.