John was just honored with the First Place Award in the Georgia Watercolor Society’s 2018 National Exhibition. He’d like to thank the GWS and the judge, Kathleen Conover. His painting “Hong Kong Alley” recently won the High Winds Medal of Honor at the 2018 American Watercolor Society Exhibition and “River Cafe, Brooklyn” was honored with the First Place Award in the 9th Annual International Signature American Watermedia Exhibition 2018 in Fallbrook, California. Click on the gallery link and type the painting name into the search window to see the images. John is looking forward to participating in the International Watercolor Masters Exhibition in April and May of 2018 in Weston Park, England.