Distinguished Merit Members

Distinguished Merit Members are those who have won three or more awards in qualified exhibitions.

Gloria Miller Allen
Linda Aman
Laurie Asahara
Tom Cunningham
Joyce Deford
Karyn de Kramer
Sally Cannon Ellis
Naomi Elton
Patrica Fennell
Joni Frey
Renee Galligher
Pam Grant
Gail Greco
Joyce Green
Beth Griebenow
Paula Guth
Dennis Hayzlett

Kay Henry
Nadine Hergenrider
Kathy Holzer
Arayna Howard
Lauren Johnson
Kerri lindstrom
Bevery Macaulay
Roy Mason
Laurel Lake McGuire
Anne Merkley
Hugh Mossman
Torgesen Murdock
Carol Myers
Lori Price
Marjorie Reinecker
Jeriann Sabin

Lori Seale
Welles Seifert
Carol Elliott Smith
Ann Watson Sorensen
Margaret Thomas
Barbara Watkins
Dwight Williams
Helen Grainger Wilson
Jackie Zumwalt

WFWS Merit Members

The Western Federation of Watercolor Societies (WFWS) honors active member artists who have achieved signature status by being accepted into three WFWS shows.

Linda Aman
Dennis Hayzlett
Laurel Lake McGuire
Anne Merkley
Lori K Seale
Anne Watson Sorensen
Nyla Tillery

Merit Members

Merit Members are those who have been accepted into any combination of three (3) qualified state and national shows in the last ten years. One credit must be from an IWS Annual Juried Show. Up to two credits may come from WFWS, AWS, NWS, TWSA, Watercolor West, or any juried show co-sponsored by IWS.

Don Belts
Betty Benson
Karen Boss
Larry Boyd
Linda Carlson
Robin Coen
Margaret (Peggy) Conrad
Joanne Duffin
Ellen Garrard
Roy Gover
Andrea Harris
Leslie Hartman
Marilyn Henderson

Liz Herrmann
Karen Hickman
Rehle Higham
Marilyn Holte
Leila Jarvis
Shelly Johnson
Bobbi Kelly
Ginger Kramer
Dan McAlister
Pat Miller
Zona O’Neal

Georgia Orwick
Connie Pepper
Ed Reams
Bernadette Regnier
Cheryll Root
Ilse Schreiner
Michael Sessions
Jane Shimon
Margaret Thomas
Nyla Tillery
Jeanne Wallace
Carol Watson
Ann Winslow
Cherry Woodbury

Active Members

Nadine Adams
Jean Ah Fong
Sara Allen
Gloria Miller Allen
Linda Aman
Cathy Anderson
Sondra Anderson
Sue Antonich
Maryann Artis
Laurie Asahara
Carolyn Atkins
Melva Ax
Gabriella Ball
Loretta Barra
Karen Belinne
Nancy Bellnier
Don Belts
Dianne Bennett
Betty Benson
Donna Bergerud
Byron Best
Alicia Bird
Elizabeth Bowhan
Dawn Bowman
Larry Boyd
Em Marquis Brown
Debra Bruner
Kathleen Butts
Glenn Cable
Linda R. Carlson
Mary Ann Cherry
Caryn Clayton
Shirley Clure
Robin Coen
Audrey Cole
Carol Cole
Margaret Conrad
Susan Cooper
Stan Cope
Helen Courtney
Tom Cunningham
Nancy Daniels
Loren David
Joyce DeFord
Karyn deKramer
David Dillon
Linda D’Orazio
Caroline Duffin
Joanne Duffin
Judy Echanow
Phyllis Edmundson
Helen Edwards
Sally Cannon Ellis
Robert Ellis
Naomi Elton
Garianne Erwin
Sharren Estep
F. Louise Everett
Mary Ann Fackrell
Beth Farnsworth
Helen Farrell
Mary Feeny
Patricia Fennell
Thomas Fennell
Pam Flora
Bryan Floyd
Karen L. Folwell
JoAnn Formia
Christine Fortner
Sarah Freeman
Joni Frey
Eugene Fuller
Renee Galligher
Mary Gardiner
Ellen Garrard
Cathy Gottschalk
Roy Gover
Kelsey Grafton
Celeste Graham
Pam Grant
Tom Grayson
Gail Greco
Joyce Green
Beth Griebenow
Paula Guth
Jean Hanson
Andrea Harris
Katie Harris
Leslie Hartman

Rebecca Hartong
Ken Harvey
Carol HasBrouck-Browning
Carol Havemann
Janet Hayes
Dennis Hayzlett
Teri Heinz
Marilyn B. Henderson
Kay Henry
Tamarine Henslee
Cynthia R. Henstock
Nadine Hergenrider
Liz Herrmann
Sharon Herther
Janet Hiatt
Karen Hickman
Rehle Higham
Carma Hobbs
Judy Holsclaw
Marilyn Holte
Kathy Holzer
Liz Horn
Jan Hove
Arayna Howard
Christina Howard
Eilene Huber
Gertrude Hudson
Steven B Humke
Iretta Hunter
Nancy Inaba
Cathi James
Leila Jarvis
Lauren Johnson
Shelly Johnson
Sue Johnston
Bobbi Kelly
Jennie Kilcup
Susan Kluksdal
Julene Knapp
Pamela Knighton
Pat Koleini
Ginger Kramer
Jane Kratzer
Louann Krueger
Mary Kuehn
Jo Anne Lafferty
JoAnn Lance
Gail Lane
Kelsey Langlois
Elizabeth (Betsy) LaRowe
Bonnie-Marie Lee
Marilyn Lees
Bonnie Liles
Kerri Lindstrom
Rachel Linquist
Nina Litvinoff
Neila Loebs
Sandi Long
Dan Looney
Marion Luque
Shirley Lytle
Beverly J Macaulay
Cheryl Mack
Lori Mackert
Gwen Maclean
Roy Mason
Daniel A. McAlister
Gary McCall
Carol McCarty
William McCarty
Lynn McConnell
Laurel Lake McGuire
Anne Merkley
Dorothy(Mickey) Merrell
Cheri Meyer
Patricia Miller
Kimberly A. Mitchell
Mary Moore
Hugh Mossman
Judith K. Mousseau
Victoria Mundy
Torgesen Murdock
Scott Muscolo
Carol Myers
Donald Nafus
Trisha Nelson
Kathryn L. Nevers
James Nicholson
Barbara North
Ron Odom
Pat O’Hara-Langdon
Zona O’Neal
Gizella O’Neil
Georgia Orwick
Ellery Pearson
Melisa Pearson

Laurel Pedersen
Suzanne Penner
Hilly Penton
Corinne (Connie) Pepper
Susan Perin
Sandee Peterson
Juli Pinkston
Paula Pisca
Linda Pound
Lori Price
Lynn Price
Ed Reams
Leslie Redhead
Bernadette Regnier
Lorraine Rehn
Marjorie Reinecker
Bonnie Rennie
Colleen Reynolds
Vana Richards
Carly Robinson
Dixie Rogers
Cheryll Root
Teresa Rudd
Betty Jean Runkle
Jeriann Sabin
Janet Schlicht
Ilse H. Schreiner
Lester Scott
Lori K. Seale
Steve Seale
Welles Seifert
Michael Sessions
Fred Sever
Jane Shimon
Gloria Shirley
Carol Simmons
Paula Brown Sinclair
Cathy Skinner
Corrine Smith
Carol Elliott Smith
Marilyn Smith
Anne Watson Sorensen
Jean Spinosa
Carol Spoor
Ruth Steelsmith
Patricia Stewart
Carol Strong
Nancy Suiter
Lorna Sutcliffe
Susan Sweeney
Wendy E. Taylor
Margaret Thomas
Jean Thurmond
Nyla W. Tillery
Sue Tyler
Elaine Tyson
Janet Vogtman
Teresa Wade
Catherine Wagner
Cindy Lou Walker
Jeanne Wallace
Marcia M. Warne
Mareth Warren
Barbara Watkins
Carol Ralston Watson
Joanne Welch
Joan Wenske
Kathryn Wert
Felicia Weston
Marjorie Wharry
Kathleen Whitaker
Harold Whitcomb
Bob Wilder
Isabella Wildt
Dwight Williams
Helen Grainger Wilson
Jacquie Wilson
Jane Wilson
Dianne Winder
Karla Winn
Ann Winslow
Cherry Woodbury
Catherine Wright
Xiangmiao Yuan
Jackie Zumalt