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Juror’s Selection of Art for WFWS45 Announced!

By February 24, 2020 No Comments

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This past weekend our WFWS45 project managers announced Stephen Quiller’s selection of artworks for the Western Federation exhibition to be held here in Boise this coming June.

The WFWS show is always highly competitive and this year 945 paintings were submitted and 100 chosen for the exhibition. Members of IWS have always done well and the number of IWS artists selected has increased every year since we joined the federation ten years ago.

This year 72 IWS artists submitted 148 paintings to the juror and12 were chosen for inclusion in the exhibition. An additional IWS painting was chosen as an alternate.

The artists selected and their respective works are:

Gloria Allen                                         Outstanding

Sally Ellis                                             Wilderness Adventure

Pam Grant                                          Revolution

Dennis Hayzlett                                  Bath’s Roman Bath

Laurel McGuire                                   Pleasure Palace

Anne Merkley                                     Bridesmaids

Lori Seale                                            Pondering Pup

Carol Smith                                         Braided Onions

Nyla Tillery                                          Light Reflecting Innocents

Mareth Warren                                    Like A Whisper

Barbara Watkins                                 Frisbee Dog

Jackie Zumalt                                      Daylight Reveler


            Betty Runcle                                       Dog Tired


All artists who submitted an entry have been individually notified and will receive a catalog from the exhibition. Please join me in congratulating our friends who were selected for the show and thanking everyone who entered for making this the best year ever for IWS representation at the Western Fed!