Selected Awards & Honors


Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

Margaret and William Foley Award 1998
Tour Award 1997
Tour Award 1993
Paul Mowrey Memorial Award 1988

Georgia Watercolor Society
National Exhibition

Tour Award 1994
Tour Award 1993
President’s Award
Tour Award 1989
Kelly R. Williams Memorial Award
Tour Award 1988
Tour Award 1986

Illinois Watercolor Society Exhibition

Award 1985

Kentucky Watercolor Society
National Exhibition

Preston Arts Center Award 1986
Dortha Tompkins Memorial Award 1985

San Diego Watercolor Society
International Exhibition

Showcase Gallery Honor 1998
Black, Breslauer, Clare, Lantz, Oden & Ogren Award 1988

Transparent Watercolor Society of
America Annual National Exhibition

People’s Choice Award 2003
Skyledge (top) Award 1998
Door County Art League Merit Award 1995
Dillman’s Creative Arts Foundation Merit Award 1994
Tour Award 1989
Merit Award 1987
Kreuger, Incorporated Award 1986

Watercolor West Annual Exhibition of
Transparent Watercolors

Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff Award 2002

Watercolor USA

Patron Purchase Award 1995


Master Watercolorist with Bronze Medallion 1999 – Transparent Watercolor Society of America

Signature Member of the Transparent Watercolor Society of America since 1986

Signature Member of Watercolor West since 2009

Signature Member of the Georgia Watercolor Society since 1989

Biography listed in Outstanding People of the 20th Century – 2nd edition 2000, Melrose Press Ltd, Cambridge, England

Honorary Member – Northlight Watercolor Society

President – Transparent Watercolor Society of America 1999-2001

Board of Directors – Transparent Watercolor Society of America 1995-2001

Splash 4, The Splendor of Light 1996 – Only 2 full-page reproduction included in book

Featured Artist – St. Charles Art & Music Festival 1997 – Program guide cover, painting in permanent collection and solo exhibition of 27 paintings

Invited guest on Cable Television Network’s “Artist to Artist” with Enid Silverman 1993

Featured Artist Fall 2000 – Arts Beat Magazine and Tour of Artist’s Studio

Special teaching recognition, Dillman’s Creative Arts Foundation 2004 – Commemorating over 15 seasons of leading workshops and generously sharing her talents

“The heavens are yours, and yours also the earth;
you founded the world and all that is in it.”

– Psalm 89:11 (NIV)

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