Recent Awards

Recent Awards (partial listing)
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The California Watercolor Societies Signature member Award, Pleasanton, CA

The Spirit of Oshkosh Award, 2019 Oshkosh Fine Art Association’s Plein Air Festival

Honorable Mention, Mississippi Grand National, Jackson, MS

Joan Wignall Young Award, Mississippi Grand National, Jackson, MS

Best of Show, 2014 Winnebagoland Art Exhibit, Oshkosh, WI

Best of Show, Western Colorado Watercolor Society
17th Annual Juried National Exhibition

First Place in Watercolor, Richeson 75 International Portrait Exhibit, Kimberly, WI

Award of Merit, The 13th Annual Joan Kohn Juried Competition, Plymouth Arts Center, Plymouth, WI

Award of Excellence, The Bill Gates Memorial Award, Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Lockport, NY

Peoples Choice Award, 20th National Juried Exhibit, North Valley Art Association, Redding, CA

Award of Excellence, International Realism Exhibit, Period Gallery, Omaha, NB

Best of Show and First Place in Watercolor, 42nd Annual Oshkosh Public Museum Exhibit, Oshkosh, WI
Marion Scott Memorial Award, “Fact It: Portraits Exhibit”, St. Louis Artist’s Guild

J. Paul Getty/Chase Award, Soc. of Watercolor Artists International , Fort Worth, TX

Best of Show – 1st. Place – Honorable Mention – Peoples Choice Award, International. Nachatoches, AL

Best of Show – 2 Peoples Choice Awards, Sante Fe International, Trinidad,CO

1st Place, Alive in the Arts, Gallery 110 North, Plymouth,WI

N.E.W.S.Crystal Award, North East Watercolor Society International, Kent, Connecticut

Arthur B Toan Award, Community Art Association National Competition, Ridgewood, NJ

Patrons Award, Mississippi Watercolor Society Grand National, Jackson, MS

3rd Place, California Watercolor Association, San Bernardino, CA

Best of Show, Bergstrom Mahler Art Festival, Neenah, WI

1st Place, Oshkosh Museum Art Exhibit, Oshkosh, WI

1st Place, Waupaca Fine Arts Festival, Waupaca, WI

Best of Show, Southern Exposure Exhibit, River’s Edge Gallery, Natchitoches, LA

3rd Place, 36th Inland National Exhibit, San Bernardino,CA

Sammy Award of Excellence in Art. 1998 Recipient sponsored by the Fox Valley Art Alliance

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