The Utah Watercolor Society will host a conference for artists on Friday, April 17, noon-4 p.m. and Saturday, April 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East. Speakers will be: Nathan B. Winters, Tony Smith, Bonnie Phillips, Borge Anderson, Osral All-red, Diane Pratt, James R. Schnirel, Glen Edwards, Russell Case, Randall Lake, Roberta Glidden, Robert Kleinschmidt, Donna Osmond Kearney, Lorin S. Thunell and Anton Rasmussen. Registration deadline is Wednesday, April 1. For cost and more information call Janice Hall at 942-2069 or Jan Richins at 451-5411.

- Williams Fine Art has received a number of paintings by Howell Rosenbaum, one of the foremost Depression-era painters in Utah. Rosenbaum, originally from Brig-ham City, studied at Utah State with Calvin Fletcher. Later he studied in New York. Rosen-baum was known for his bold colors and expressionist images. For information on the artworks, contact Williams Fine Art at 534-0331.- Weber State University Department of Visual Arts will exhibit contemporary ceramics from the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania on Wednesday, April 1. The exhibit will run through April 24. For more information call the gallery at 801-626-7689.

- Dolores Chase Fine Art will feature the paintings of Linda Ether-ington in "Pots, Bottles and Pears" through May 2. For more information on the exhibit call 328-2787.

- The St. George Art Festival will be held Friday and Saturday, April 11-12 at the Historic District. The festival art will include watercolor, oils, pottery, sculpture, photography, woodwork and more. For information on lodging and more, phone 435-634-5850.


- The Bountiful/Davis Art Center will hold classes during spring. Offered are: Oil painting, portrait study, basic drawing, figure study, beginning sculpture, landscape painting, pastel and polaroid transfer photography. Interested parties contact the BDAC for day, time and fees at 292-0367.