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
Larry Boyd
Joyce DeFord
Karyn de Kramer
Sally Cannon Ellis
Naomi Elton
Patricia Fennell
Joni Frey
Renee Galligher
Pam Grant
Gail Greco
Joyce Green
Paula Guth
Dennis Hayzlett

Kay Henry
Nadine Hergenrider
Kathy Holzer
Arayna Howard
Lauren Johnson
Shelly Johnson
Kerri Lindstrom
Roy Mason
Laurel Lake McGuire
Hugh Mossman
Torgesen Murdock
Marjorie Reinecker
Jeriann Sabin
Lori K. Seale

Welles Seifert
Carol Elliott Smith
Ann Watson Sorensen
Margaret Thomas
Beth Trott
Mareth Warren
Barbara Watkins
Dwight Williams
Helen Grainger Wilson
Jackie Zumalt

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
Pam Grant
Dennis Hayzlett
Laurel Lake McGuire
Anne Watson Sorensen

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.

Jean Ah Fong
Loretta Barra
Don Belts
Betty Benson
Jessica Bryant
Linda Carlson
Margaret (Peggy) Conrad
Dave Dillon
Joanne Duffin
Helen Edwards
Roy Gover
Andrea Harris
Leslie Hartman
Marilyn Henderson

Liz Herrmann
Sharon Herther
Karen Hickman
Carma Hobbs
Marilyn Holte
Leila Jarvis
Bobbi Kelly
Susan Kluksdal
Ginger Kramer
Pat Miller

Zona O’Neil
Georgia Orwick
Connie Pepper
Ed Reams
Cheryll Root
Ilse Schreiner
Jane Shimon
Janet Vogtman
Teresa Wade
Kathleen Whitaker
Cherry Woodbury

Active Members

Jean Ah Fong
Gloria Miller Allen
Linda Aman
Cathy Anderson
Katey Anderson
Sue Antonich
Kathleen Archer
Maryann Artis
Laurie Asahara
Carolyn Atkins
Courtney Audagnotti
Deborah Bailey
Gabriella Ball
Loretta Barra
Nancy Bellnier
Don Belts
Patricia Bicknell
Bronwyn Bird
Davette Bogart
Elizabeth Bowhan
Cynthia Bowman
Dawn Bowman
Larry Boyd
Em Marquis Brown
Debra Bruner
Jessica Bryant
Glenn Cable
Linda R. Carlson
Renee Carter
Catherine Chanel
Audrey Cole
Carol Cole
Debra Colliver
Margaret Conrad
Susan Cooper
Helen Courtney
Susie Cox
Kayla Cuellar
Brittany Czerna
Nancy Daniels
Allen Darrell
Karyn deKramer
David Dillon
Pat Donaldson
Drenda Duff
Joanne Duffin
Don Dyer
Jack Dykstra
David Earnest
Bernard Echanow
Judy Echanow
Phyllis Edmundson
Helen Edwards
Sally Cannon Ellis
Naomi Elton
Garianne Erwin
Betty Jo Evans
Mary Feeny
Patricia Fennell
Thomas Fennell
Jennifer Fisher
Patrick Flood
Karen L. Folwell
Chris Frates
Ingrid Freeman
Sarah Freeman
Joni Frey
Renee Galligher
Mary Gardiner
Michelle George
Shirley Glemser
Kathleen Golden
Cathy Gottschalk
Roy Gover
Joyce Grady
Kelsey Grafton
Celeste Graham
Michael Granger
Pam Grant
Linda Gray
Tom Grayson
Gail Greco
Joyce Green
Steve Gruber
Frances Gruchy
Yidan Guo
Paula Guth
Ronni Hallett
Jean Hanson
Andrea Harris
Katie Harris
Leslie Hartman

Rebecca Hartong
Carol HasBrouck-Browning
Carol Havemann
Janet Hayes
Dennis Hayzlett
Betty Heath
Teri Heinz
Marilyn B. Henderson
Kay Henry
Tamarine Henslee
Cynthia R. Henstock
Nadine Hergenrider
Liz Herrmann
Sharon Herther
Janet Hiatt
Karen Hickman
Diane Hill
Allane Hillam
Carma Hobbs
Lana Hoch
Judy Holsclaw
Marilyn Holte
Kathy Holzer
Arayna Howard
Christine Howard
Eilene Huber
Steven B Humke
Nancy Inaba
Diane Ingersoll
Nancy James
Leila Jarvis
Lauren Johnson
Michelle Johnson
Shelly Johnson
Sue Johnston
Bobbi Kelly
Charlotte Kilfoyle
Susan Kluksdal
Julene Knapp
Sharon Knudson
David Koga
Pat Koleini
Ginger Kramer
Mary Kuehn
Jo Anne Lafferty
Leslie Lambert
Elizabeth (Betsy) LaRowe
Shanae Lavelle
Ryan Law
Bonnie Lee
Bonnie Liles
Kerri Lindstrom
Rachel Linquist
Neila Loebs
Sandi Long
Sonesa Lundmark
Gwen Maclean
Julie Marcum
Roy Mason
Gary McCall
Eileen McCarty
Patricia McClung
Lynn McConnell
Laurel Lake McGuire
Vicki Merriweather
Norma Miller
Patricia Miller
Kimberly A. Mitchell
Sharon Mitchell
Marilyn Morgan
Hugh Mossman
Judith K. Mousseau
Torgesen Murdock
Janet Murphy
Scott Muscolo
Donald Nafus
Jackie Nelson
Vicki Nelson
Peggy Nickle
Barbara North
Pat O’Hara-Langdon
Gizella O’Neil
Zona O’Neil
Ron Odom
Diana Oehrke
Donna Oldfield
Georgia Orwick

Priscilla Patterson
Ying Peng
Felicia Penton
Hilly Penton
Corinne (Connie) Pepper
Paula Pisca
Linda Pound
Ambria Quinlan
Ed Reams
Leslie Redhead
Bernadette Regnier
Lorraine Rehn
Emi Reif
Marjorie Reinecker
Vana Richards
Cheryll Root
Carol Rutte
Jeriann Sabin
Janet Schlicht
Ilse H. Schreiner
Brad Schulze
Lester Scott
Stacy Scott
Lori K. Seale
Welles Seifert
Fred Sever
Jane Shimon
Gloria Shirley
Cathy Skinner
Corrine Smith
Carol Elliott Smith
Susan Snyder
Anne Watson Sorensen
Seth Spencer
Jean Spinosa
Carol Spoor
Pegge Steele
Ruth Steelsmith
Patricia Stewart
Marilyn Stoddard
Carol Strong
Susan Sweeney
Sandra Takabayashi
Patricia Taylor
Margaret Thomas
Gail Thorpe
Jean Thurmond
Carol Tolman
Beth Trott
Sue Tyler
Elaine Tyson
Janet Vogtman
Jennifer Von Bergen
Teresa Wade
Cali Ward
Marcia M. Warne
Mareth Warren
Barbara Watkins
JoAnne Magnan Welch
Marjorie Wharry
Kathleen Whitaker
Bonnie Williams
Dwight Williams
Helen Grainger Wilson
Jacquie Wilson
Jane Wilson
Dianne Winder
Katherine Wiser
Cherry Woodbury
Poo Wright-Pulliam
Stephanie Youngerman
Callie Zamzow
Marina Zavalova
Jackie Zumalt