When time permits, Artist Ron Weathers enjoys painting in watercolor and oil. He is the president and founder of Weathers Contracting Company, Inc. He graduated from the College of Architecture at Clemson University in 1979. He and his family have lived on Lake Murray since 1984.
Ron began painting in high school. After a long “time away” he is now finding time to pursue his art. Ron has participated in many art workshops featuring nationally and internationally known artists. He occasionally teaches art classes as well.
Ron is a past president of Crooked Creek Art League and a member of the SC Watercolor Society.
Ron recently received First Place for the Columbia 225th Birthday Celebration and a Merit Award from the SC State Fair in 2011. He was juried into the 2010 SC Watermedia Society Annual Show. He also received a Best of Show Award in the 2010 & 2011 CCAL Juried Art Show, Patron Purchase Award, a Third Place Award at the SC State Fair in 2010, and a Patron Purchase Award at the SC State Fair in 2007.
"My degree in college prepared me for the design and construction of buildings. Now I am involved also in the
design and the creation of Art."