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World Watercolor Month

| Pemberton Library

Have you heard of World Watercolor Month? It’s an annual month-long celebration to raise awareness for arts education! Created in 2016 by Charlie O’Shields, creator of Doodlewash, World Watercolor Month started as a blog about watercolors and has grown into a worldwide community of artists. To participate, just add #WorldWatercolorMonth and #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 whenever you post watercolors on social media during the month of July.

A list of prompts for World Watercolor Month including the words: Train, Passion, Time, Patriotic, Welcome and more.

Create with watercolor and use the official 2022 prompt list as a guide to share on social media!

It is never too late to start a new hobby, so if you’re interested in learning how to use watercolors, access free classes through our learning database Udemy with your library card! Udemy offers video classes for beginners and advanced painting with watercolors for kids and adults.


Audience: All Ages