Our Congratulations!

Janet Doll’s painting Doing My Best and Janine Helton’s painting Dappled Shade were accepted into the 2024 Associate Online Exhibition of the American Watercolor Society, Juror of Selection: Elaine Daily-Birnbaum, AWS, DF, and Juror of Awards: Thomas W. Schaller, AWS.  The exhibition will be held online, on the AWS YouTube channel, from June 6- August 20, 2024.

“Doing My Best” by Janet Doll


“Dappled Shade” by Janine Helton

Marilynne Bradley’s painting Where Do I Begin and Janine Helton’s painting It’s a Long Story were selected for inclusion in the 43rd Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolor by Juror Dean Mitchell.  The exhibition will show from Aug 3 – Sept 28, 2024, at View Arts Center in Old Forge, NY.

“Where Do I Begin” by Marilynne Bradley


“It’s A Long Story” by Janine Helton

Janet Doll’s painting Rossini’s Last Opera was accepted in the Illinois Watercolor Society’s 40th National Show 2024 Exhibition, and it won the Award of Excellence 1.  The exhibition shows from May 3 – May 31, 2024, at The Next Picture Show, A Fine Arts Center, 113 W. First St., Dixon, IL.

“Rossini’s Last Opera” by Janet Doll





More Good News from Janine Helton, with Our Congratulations!

Janine Helton just received the following news:  On behalf of the Transparent Watercolor Society of America we’d like to congratulate you on being selected as this year’s Lucille J. “Lucija” Dragovan Memorial Award recipient for your painting entitled “Under the Noonday Sun”!

This award grants the recipient with a cash prize of $500.00 that will be presented at our annual Celebration of Watercolor banquet dinner being held on Saturday, June 08, 2024 at the Kenosha Public Museum in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

“Under the Noonday Sun” by Janine Helton