Watercolor artist, Samantha McNally studied Art at Ramapo College in Mahwah, NJ, Ridgewood School of Art in Ridgewood, NJ and The School of Visual Arts in NYC. Samantha McNally is a member of The California Watercolor Association (CWA).
Her paintings hang in the HQ Gallery in Benicia, Once Upon a Canvas Gallery in Benicia and the Valley Art Gallery in Walnut Creek, CA. Samantha demonstrates watercolor painting for local art associations like Concord Arts and Alamo Danville Arts.
Samantha served as the President of CWA from 2007 through 2010 and as Communications Director in 2011. Samantha was the CWA Plein Air Chairperson from 2012 to 2016. As a chairperson of the Benicia Paint Out Committee, she has helped run the Annual Benicia Plein Air Paint Out.
In May 2019 Samantha was the Juror for the Main Street Arts, Martinez, show, “Lookin Out My Backdoor” and one of the Awards Judges on a three Judge panel for the same show. On September 22, 2019, Samantha was the Awards Judge at the Pleasanton Art League Plein Air Paint Out.
Samantha is a webmaster for Art Associations, Galleries and artists and teaches watercolor classes on Zoom.