The Iowa Watercolor Society announced that Tom Holcomb of Adel has been selected to be a participant in the 37th annual Iowa Watercolor Society juried art exhibit. The showing will be held at the West Des Moines Public Library, 4000 Mills Civic Parkway, from August 24 through September 24.

The 37th annual luncheon and award ceremony will be held Sunday, September 7.

Holcomb has been painting for nine years and has studied under the direction of Nadine Hawboker and Melinda Kabel. The selected painting is titled, "Equality, healthcare, education…"

The 2014 juror and instructor for the annual exhibit and workshops is renowned artist Carol Carter.