The Seabrook Island Artist Guild Welcomes Helen Beacham


1:00 pm on April 20 at The Lakehouse

Helen was born in Montreal but her art career didn’t begin until 39 years ago when she moved to Memphis, TN. She and her husband moved to Summerville, SC, 14 years ago and in July of 2016, she became a US citizen. Helen works primarily in watercolor, having studied with Dick Phillips, Brent Funderburk, Milford Zornes, Mira Lehr and others. Her work is in many private and corporate collections throughout the U.S., Canada, England, Ireland, Italy, Kuwait, Australia and elsewhere around the world. She serves as juror and watercolor workshop instructor in both the United States and abroad.

Only members can attend but if you would like to join the Seabrook Island Artist Guild, all are welcome and membership dues is only $30 annually. If you are not yet a member, please bring annual payment to the meeting to become a member. For more information on SIAG, please visit our website here.

Select Exhibitions (Group & Solo) – Select Awards

  • 2020 – National Watercolor Society
  • 2020 – Fallbrook Art Center (1st Place)
  • 2020 – 6 person show at Koshinkan in Tokyo, Japan
  • 2020 – Watercolor Society of Houston (1st Place)
  • 2020 – American Women Artists (Kathleen J Smith Humanity in Arts Award)
  • 2020 – South Carolina Watermedia Society
  • 2019 – Watercolor Society of Alabama (Merit Award)
  • 2019 – Pittsburgh Aqueous
  • 2019 – South Carolina Watermedia Society (Merit Award)
  • 2019 – Spartanburg 46th Annual
  • 2018 – Watercolor Society of Alabama
  • 2018 – South Carolina Watermedia Society (Airfloat Strongbox Award)
  • 2018 – Customs House Museum, MT – “International Reflections”
  • 2018 – N. Charleston City Gallery – “5 Lifetimes of Discovery”
  • 2018 – Richeson75 Gallery – “Still Life”
  • 2017 – Charleston Artist Guild – Signature Exhibition
  • 2017 – Richeson75 Gallery – “Small Works”
  • 2017 – Cecil Byrne Gallery – “Bringing Beauty Back”
  • 2017 – Women Painters of the Southeast
  • 2017 – South Carolina Watermedia Society
  • 2017 – Ciel Gallery – I Spy
  • 2017 – Waterworks Art Museum – WAM Presents WAM (Venice Collection)
  • 2016 – Principle Gallery – Root to Bloom
  • 2016 – Charleston Artist Guild Signature Exhibition
  • 2016 – Saul Alexander Gallery (Solo Show)
  • 2016 – TheArtBoxProject Miami
  • 2015 – Charleston Artist Guild Member Show
  • 2014 – Gibbes Museum – Group Show
  • 2014 – Lowcountry Artists Gallery – 4 Shades of Red show
  • 2013 – Artfields, Lake City, SC
  • 2013 – Lowcountry Artists Gallery “30 Paintings in 30 Days” (Solo)
  • 2012 – Bernie Horton Gallery
  • 2011 – S. Carolina Watermedia Society – at City Gallery
  • 2011 – Indigo Fine Art Gallery “The Essence of Vapor” (Solo)
  • 2011 – Art Central Gallery “Floral Delights” (Solo)
  • 2010 – Robert Lange Studios – Women Painting Women
  • 2010 – Piccolo Spoleto Juried Show – Visitor’s Center, Charleston, SC
  • 2010 – Waterfront Art Gallery “Layered Transparency” (Solo)
  • 2009 – Waterfront Art Gallery “Ode to the Tree” (Solo)

-Submitted by Sharon Peck

(Image credit: Seabrook Island Arist Guild)

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