Welcome to the official website of American watercolorist Paul Jackson

Paul is an internationally acclaimed artist known around the world for his paintings, workshops, and dedication to his craft.

 

Lost in the Moment (top) has been awarded the Samuel Leitman Memorial Award in the American Watercolor Society’s 154th Annual International Exhibition, 2021. The exhibition will hang in the historic Salmagundi Club in New York City.
This is the oldest and most prestigious exhibition for watercolorist in the world, and Paul is extremely honored to be included again.  This marks his 10th painting to be accepted into this exhibition and his 5th to win an award, earning him the coveted Dolphin Fellowship/ lifetime achievement award.

Currently available in two sizes as a limited-edition archival giclee print.

Le Kiosk, 22x36” watercolor by Paul Jackson 2019.
Many late nights walking around Paris I’ve been lured in by the beacon of light that is Le Kiosk. Life-size ice cream cones are just too much to resist.

Let's Paint!
 Study with watercolor master, Paul Jackson.

 

River Dreams by Paul Jackson is an original water color and a mural on the Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

"River Dreams" - an original mural design by Paul Jackson completed in the summer of 2018 as a community art project on the Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
Now available in two sizes as an archival giclee.

"Manhattan Tapestry" by Paul Jackson. Watercolor on paper, 27x56

Paul Jackson's 'Tapestry' among Watercolor Artist Magazine's 25@25

In celebration of its 25th anniversary issue, the editors at Watercolor Artist Magazine selected 25 exceptional paintings "to admire all over again" from among the 6,500 works it has featured through the years. Paul's Tapestry is No. 8 on the list.

Pilgrimage (below) was selected for inclusion in the Missouri Watercolor Society's 2020 INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION held in Barcelona, Spain.

Pilgrimage

Limited edition archival giclee of Haha Tonka, Castle in the Sky by Paul Jackson.
Approx. size 20″x30″.


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"Lovesong" was selected for inclusion in the American Watercolor Society’s 150th Annual International Exhibition in the historic Salmagundi Club in New York City.

This 18x22" watercolor was inspired by a series of Adele performances from her 2016 Tour. Available as a limited edition giclee.

We are extremely honored that our signature line of watercolor paint now carries the Da Vinci name! 

Known for making the finest small batches of perfect color without compromise for generations, Da Vinci Paint Company is milling Jackson Blue and our entire line of 20 signature watercolors.

 Watercolor Workshops video series

Masterfully paint striking subjects from unique perspectives in watercolor by following Paul's simple steps outlined in his instructional videos. With Paul's easy approach, you can paint enchanting scenes that invigorate your soul!

Paul has filmed a series of videos for Artists Network. Videos may be purchased as video downloads or streaming videos.

The Color of Sunset

The Illusion of Glass

New Perspectives in the Landscape

Nighttime in the City

Budapest International Watercolour Festival

Paul joined 170 artists from 42 countries as guest of honor at the Freedom of Self Expression - Budapest International Watercolour Festival opening Sept. 9, 2016, at Stephanie Palace Exhibition Hall in Budapest, Hungary.

Take to the Skies with Paul

PBS television station KMOS from the University of Central Missouri invited viewers to take to the skies with Paul as they featured him in a special episode on Missouri life originally broadcast on Nov. 5, 2015. 

Let's Paint!

Learn or perfect your craft with the help of a master watercolor artist.

Join Paul at one of his workshops.

Flying Dreams:
See what happens when an artist inspired by his surroundings takes his vision to new heights.

"No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it's not the same river and he's not the same man."

Featured work

By Paul Jackson, American Watercolorist

Detour is available from our store as an 18x30" archival giclee print.

 

The Wandering Watercolorist,
a limited edition 12x12” coffee table book of nearly 300 of Paul’s best paintings, is available to order online.