First Place Painting

November 2018

Polly Boston (1st)
Tie for 2nd
Susan Strawbridge
Nancy Vallimont
Polly Boston Susan Strawbridge
    Nancy Vallimont

October 2018

Yvonne Brunelle
Michelle Grover


Yvonne Brunelle Michelle Grover


September 2018

Founders Award
Peggy Lefebvre


Founders Award Founders Award

April 2018

Gingi Martin
Suzanne Mahr



Gingi Martin Suzanne Mahr

February 2018

Janice Kuukari
Douglas Murray

Janice Kuukari Doug Murray

January 2018

Lou Friedman
Marie Sloan

Lou Friedman Marie Sloan

October 2017

Yvonne Brunelle
Barbara Kerr


Yvonne Brunelle Barbara Kerr

March 2017

Jude Caborn
Lynda Childs

Jude Caborn Lynda Childs

February 2017

Bonnie Ignico
Dick Krall

Bonnie Ignico Dick Krall

January 2017

Douglas Murray
Nancy Vallimont

Douglas Murray Nancy Vallimont

November 2016

Wanda Boyd
Lois Moore



Wanda Boyd Lois Moore

October 2016

Darla Goldberg
Cathryn Dunlap

Darla Goldberg Cathryn Dunlap

April 2016

Susan Jane Donohoe
Robert Taylor

Susan Jane Donohue Robert Taylor


March 2016

Mary Warren
Pat Otto


Mary Warren Pat Otto

February 2016

Darla Goldberg
Douglas Murray
(tied, First Place)

Darla Goldberg Douglas Murray


Pat Otto

Pat Otto  

January 2016

Susan Jane Donohoe
Yvonne Brunelle
(tied, First Place)


Susan Donohue Yvonne Brunelle

Douglas Murray

Douglas Murrary  







The contest is held in the months of
October, November, January, February, March, and April.
Members are encouraged to enter one original watercolor painting.
Votes cast by the membership determine the first and second choices.

Bring paintings BEFORE 11:30 AM

The first and second place paintings of the month are displayed at
Cadence Bank

301 US HWY 41, Inverness, FL


  1. You must be a current member of CWS. Previous winners in the club year (October-April) are ineligible.
    There must be at least five entries for competition to proceed.

  1. Paintings submitted must be ORIGINAL!!!! Must be your own composition, not copied. No computer art or prints.

  1. Must be watermedia done in an aqueous manner….that means that acrylic is acceptable if it looks like
    transparent watercolor. No other media except as very small accents.

  1. Must be painted on paper, treated paper, synthetic paper, or paper mounted on board. No canvas.

  1. Collage is acceptable only if it is done on paper painted by the artist with watermedia.
    Collage from printed material and photos not acceptable.

Please have your painting framed or ready to be framed…
i.e. matted and covered. There are no size or color restrictions on mats or frames.