scottEric Wiegardt – “Watercolors and Acrylics” opens March 2 at the Scott Milo Gallery, 402 Commercial in Anacortes and closes April 3.  The gallery welcomes back the renowned watercolorist who is is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society (Dolphin Fellow), National Watercolor Society, Transparent Watercolor Society of America (Master Status) and others. He has been awarded the 2012 AWS Gold Medal of Honor, 2014 AWS Judge, among many other national and international awards. On view will be a wide selection of both his watercolors and his acrylics in the exhibition. Also showing will be landscape oils by Karen Bakke, acrylics by Dianna Shyne, impressionistic pastels by Jan Wall and vibrantly colored acrylics by Jim Walsh. Reception with the artists is Friday, March 2 from 6-9pm during the Anacortes Art Walk.  Eric Wiegardt will be attending the reception and doing a book signing for his latest book, “Painting Without A Net”.  Image: Hudson by Eric Wiegardt.