About Pam

Pam McLaughlin is a watercolor artist and photographer living in incredible Colorado.

Traditionally trained as an emergency medicine physician, Pam uses her expertise of anatomy to create beautiful, emotionally charged watercolors.

Pam has studied with watercolorists Mary Whyte, Liu Yi, John Fawcett, David Drummond and with landscape painter Scott Christensen.

Pam’s work has been selected for numerous shows, most noteworthy, the 148th International American Watercolor Society’s Exhibition in New York City. Her work has been commissioned for private collections regionally and beyond.

Pam routinely teaches watercolor and drawing workshops in western Colorado and at the Art Students League of Denver and the Arvada Center for Humanities and the Arts. Along with teaching art, Pam teaches anatomy to science students at Colorado Mesa University.


What Pam's up to:

2019 Exhibits:

  • Western Federation of Watercolor Societies 44 Show, San Diego Watercolor Society Gallery, San Diego, California, May 1-31, 2019, opening reception May 4

  • Colorado Watercolor Society 2019 State Exhibition, Parker Arts, Culture and Events Center, May 3-June 27. Opening reception May 3, 5:30-8PM.

  • Invitational, In the Spotlight: New Art Students League Faculty Show, Art Students League of Denver, April 18-June 9, 2019, opening reception Friday, April 18, 5:30-8PM

  • Works on Paper, Art Students League of Denver, December 7-January 6 2019, opening reception December 7, 5:30-8PM

  • Man’s Best Friend, Art Students League of Denver, February 22- April 5 2019, opening reception February 22, 5:30-8 PM

*Artwork Published, 5280 Magazine, February 2019

*Awarded Colorado Watercolor Signature Member Status May 2017

*2017 Colorado Watercolor Society State Exhibit

*2017 Western Federation Watercolor Societies Exhibit

*Art Student League of Denver Faculty Appointment 2016

*2016 Colorado Watercolor Society State Exhibit

*Arvada Center for the Arts Instructor Appointment 2016

*2016 Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibit

*2015 American Watercolor Society 148th International Exhibit

*2015 Colorado Watercolor Society's State Watercolor Exhibit

*2015 Best and Brightest Exhibit, Scottsdale Arizona

*Studied Advanced Portraits with Chinese watercolor master Liu Yi

*Member of the International Guild of Realism