watercolour heart and soul book




The New 190 Page Full Colour Book
Out Now

“Moments in time brilliantly captured by one of the leading watercolour masters of our time”

Ken Gofton, Journalist (Artist Magazine UK/Watercolour Artist Magazine USA)


David Poxon was born in the Industrial heartland of England, but now makes his home in the rural countryside of Shropshire. U.K.

He is an elected member of the prestigious R.I. (The Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours) and serves on the R.I. Council He is also a signature member of N.W.S (The National watercolour society of America).

Over the years he has won many awards and accolades for the precision and craftsmanship of his paintings.

He is the author of three books the latest is the critically acclaimed ‘Watercolour Heart & Soul’. David has contributed many articles to the Art Magazine press and has appeared in numerous art books.David Poxon is a much sought after Master painter and also serves as a Juror in some of the worlds most prestigious watercolour shows. He exhibits in fine art galleries world wide.

David’s 190 page book ‘Watercolour Heart & Soul’ was published to world wide critical acclaim and has sold more than 30000 copies world wide.

In 2018  David organised and curated the first International Watercolour Masters exhibition ever staged in the UK. The show was held at Weston Park Shropshire and broke box office attendance records for a watercolour exhibition outside of London. In 2021 David will organise and host the second and  much expanded IWM which will feature 42 of the world’s elite watercolour Masters. It will be held at Lilleshall Hall Shropshire England, May 4 to May 16. Once again David’s media partners for the event are The SAA. Tickets for IWM2021 are on sale via The SAA at  www.saa.co.uk/masters



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    David wins Best Curator Award

    IWM Organiser David Poxon awarded the Best Curator Award by the Pakistan Biennale Directors. David has been awarded the Best Curator Award b...

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    International Watercolour Masters Contest !

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  • David Poxon exhibiting in Osaka Japan

    David in Japan !

    David has been invited to exhibit ‘ Accidental Hero’ in Osaka Japan at the International Watercolour Institute Osaka. The exhibi...

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Date Event
04/05/2021 - 16/05/2021

International Watercolour Masters Exhibition
04/05/2021 - 16/05/2021
United Kingdom
International Watercolour Masters Exhibition 2020 Rescheduled now May 4 to May 16 2021 LILLESHALL HALL, Weston-under-Lizard Shropshire


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Keep in the loop regarding the latest information on 2021’s International Watercolour Masters Exhibition, which will take place May 4th to May 16th 2021 at Lilleshall Hall, Shropshire, England.


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London R.I. Royal Institute, Critics Award
New Orleans USA International; First Prize
London Mall Galleries Winsor & Newton prize at the annual Royal Institute Exhibition
U.S.A. Los Angeles, The NWS National Watercolour Society of America; Presidents Prize
Shanghai Biennial Prize of Excellence