Women Artists of the West

Women’s Fine Art in Numerous Subjects & Mediums . . . Across the United States

WAOW is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting excellence in the profession of women's fine art.

 
 
 

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Congratulation to WAOW's 47th National Exhibition
Award Winners

Over $25,000 of sponsor awards and prizes
were distributed at the show.

Please Click LINK for All 2017 Award Winners
Online Catalog

Catalog cover with sponsors
Link to McBride Gallery

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BEST OF SHOW
Laurel Lake McGuire, In the Spotlight
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BEST OF MASTER SIGNATURES
Kim Shaklee, Party Wave

1st-2D
FIRST PLACE, 2D
Carlene Wallace, Tiny Dancer
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FIRST PLACE, 3D
Kathryn Vinson, Wild Honey
2nd_2d
SECOND PLACE, 2D
Terri Wagner, Hay and Sunshine

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SECOND PLACE, 3D
Kathy Anderson, La Belle

3rd-2d
THIRD PLACE, 2D
Eileen Nistler, The Family Jewels

3rd-3D
THIRD PLACE, 3D
Deanne McKeown, Chorus Line


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ELEANOR B. COBLE Award of Figurative Excellence
Sarah Kennedy, Golden Glow

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Master Lynn Thomas
Scholarship Awarded

Congratulations, Lanie Frick.
Visit the Members Only Page for Information

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Last updated 11-15-17 NT

 

Call for Entries:
R. S. Hanna Spring Showcase
February 1- June 3, 2018

This is an opportunity for 50 WAOW members to have their work
(3-5 pieces, depending on size) to be displayed in the Llano Sreet location for four months. They will be given the entire gallery for this showcase. Jurying for this show will be between November 1-30, 2017. Each artist wishing to participate will submit 2 images. Jury notification of acceptance will be on December 15, 2017. 
  
The gallery will staff and advertise (full page in one of the national
magazines of our choice), plus host five art walk receptions which they will supply the refreshments and full staff and dedication to promote and sell the work.

For details, please visit the Members Only page on waow.org

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Master Lynn Thomas
Scholarship Award

The deadline for the Lynn Thomas Memorial Scholarship is coming up December 31st. The selected applicant will receive a stipend towards a workshop/continuing education opportunity that supports the growth of their career.

Details for applying are on the WAOW members page of the website.

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Call for Entries:
WAOW Holiday Slideshow

WAOW members are invited to create a holiday greeting card that will be used in an online slideshow.

Submissions deadline:  December 15, 2016.  No Entry Fee required!

Please visit our Members Only page for a prospectus.

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Season's Splendor
WAOW Online Fall Exhibit

October 2017 - December, 2017

To visit the show, click on any image below.
To download evites, click HERE.
To access Juror's comments, click HERE.
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BEST IN SHOW
Christine Drewyer, Aged to Perfection

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FIRST PLACE
Nori Thorne, Splendor on the Rocks


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SECOND PLACE
Laurel Lake McGuire, Newspaper Hat on a Glass Table


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THIRD PLACE
Linda Star Landon, Autumn Vineyard

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HONORABLE MENTION
Nancy Haley, Color Explosion

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HONORABLE MENTION
Addren Doss, Heading Up Hill


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HONORABLE MENTION
Cecy Turner, Hidden Valley Radiance

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Congratulations, New WAOW
Signature Members

Barbara Nuss, Bruce Bingham, Cheryl Koen, Georgine McGonagle
Janelle Cox, Marla Smith, Mary Frankel, Nancy Romanovsky,
Naomi Shachar, Nori Thorne, Peggy Bradshaw-Palm
Pokey Park, Shirley Fachilla, Suzanne Morris

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WAOW has a New
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