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Newsletter – November 2020

Newsletter – November 2020

                  Click HERE to read our November Newsletter (Image: Poder, Colored pencil drawing by Natalie Dark; Cover Image: Hollyhock Seedling and Poppies, Watercolor by Carolyn...

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Newsletter – October 2020

Newsletter – October 2020

                  Click HERE to read our October Newsletter (Image: Spa Day, Transparent Watercolor by Lorraine Watry, 20" x 28"; Cover Image: The Neighborhood, Oil by Susan Walker, 30" x...

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Applications Open November 15 for National Online Juried Show

Applications Open November 15 for National Online Juried Show

American Women Artists is thrilled to announce our 2021 National Online Juried Show, Lifting the Sky: Elevating the Works of American Women Artists. As the uncertainty of COVID continues, AWA has decided to host an all-virtual exhibition year. This online exhibit will...

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AWA Announces 2021 Master-Signature Members

AWA Announces 2021 Master-Signature Members

American Women Artists is honored to announce that two AWA Signature Members have been elevated to Master-Signature status! AWA's Master-Signature Task Force carefully reviewed its Signature Members and nominated two strong candidates. Dyana Hesson and Laurie Kersey...

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Newsletter – September 2020

Newsletter – September 2020

Click HERE to read our September newsletter.  Image captions: clockwise (left to right): Raven Steals the Light by Deanne McKeown; Into the Light (detail) by Chula Beauregard; A Moment in Time (detail) by Lynette Cook Cover image...

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Newsletter – August 2020

Newsletter – August 2020

Click HERE to read our August Newsletter (Image: Presence (Mo & Benson) by Stephanie Revennaugh, Bronze 2/21, 23" x 30" x 8"; Cover Image: Western Homestead by Claudia Hartley, Acrylic, 30" x 40")

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AWA Elects New Board President

AWA Elects New Board President

by Aleta Carpenter, AWA Vice-President   American Women Artists is excited to announce the election of its new president, Christine Drewyer. Christine brought a wealth of experience when she joined the AWA Board, given her background as an artist, gallery owner,...

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Newsletter – July 2020

Newsletter – July 2020

              Click HERE to read our July Newsletter. (Image: Making Their Mark: American Women Artists digital exhibition catalog cover; Cover Image: Into Thin Air by Elizabeth Pollie, Oil, 36" x 36")

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Making Their Mark – Booth Museum Purchase Awards

Making Their Mark – Booth Museum Purchase Awards

AWA is so honored to announce the Booth Western Art Museum Purchase Awards for AWA's Making Their Mark show. The Booth Musuem selected five works from the show. Right Where I Want To Be, oil by JaNeil Anderson (NM), Sunset Sunburst, oil by Diane Arenberg, The Secret...

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Newsletter – June 2020

Newsletter – June 2020

              Click HERE to read our June Newsletter. (Image: Sunset Sunburst by Diane Arenberg, Oil on linen, 30" x 30"; Cover Image: Smalltalk by Debbie Korbel, Mixed Media, 67" x 70" x 24")

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2020 Booth Museum Award Winners Announced!

2020 Booth Museum Award Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the award winners for Making Their Mark: American Women Artists' Exhibition at the Booth Western Art Museum. This is the first year AWA is awarding the Grand Prize winner with a $10,000 cash award! We'd like to thank our Awards Jurors:...

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Newsletter – May 2020

Newsletter – May 2020

                Click HERE to our May Newsletter. (Image: Tango by Terry Cooke Hall, Oil on panel, 30" x 30"; Cover image: A Different Perspective by Kim Minichiello, Watercolor, 20" x 20")

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Newsletter – April 2020

Newsletter – April 2020

Click HERE to our April Newsletter. (Image: The Neighborhood by Susan Walker, Oil on canvas, 30" x 40"; Cover image: Poached by Melanie Eberhardt, Watermedia: Gouache, 24" x 18")

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Newsletter – March 2020

Newsletter – March 2020

Click HERE to read our March newsletter. (Image: Briskly and with Purpose by Helen K. Beacham, watercolor, 22" x 22"; cover image: Moonlight by Kim Kori, bronze, 13" x 5" x 5")

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Newsletter – February 2020

Newsletter – February 2020

Click HERE to read our February newsletter. (Image: Jazz is Jazz by Alisa Shea, watercolor 22" x 20", cover image: Bittersweet by Elizabeth Floyd, oil, 32" x 40")

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AWA Artist Paints for Time Magazine

AWA Artist Paints for Time Magazine

AWA Artist Shana Levenson recently had the honor of having her work featured in Time Magazine.  Here's what she wrote about the experience: "The Time Magazine commission was such an incredible opportunity!  Victor Williams, the magazine's Art Director,...

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I am thrilled and so honored to receive this award. It is hard to put into words how it makes me feel when I see the caliber of the other entries – amazing work! 

— CARLA O’CONNOR
2019 Spring Online Show Grand Prize winner, WA

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