"Paintings have a life of their own that derives from the painter's soul." Vincent Van Gogh

Monday, May 16, 2011

Best of Show - Pinch Me, I Must Be Dreaming!

Women Artists of the West 41st National Exhibition - Juror of Awards: Ann Templeton.
Please go to this LINK for a list of the award winners. I am in a state of shock! Wow!


  1. Congratulations Susan great news and so deserved :))

  2. Great job. Congratulations! This is wonderful news.

  3. Happy for you Susan,you deserve the honour.I clicked the link to all the art submitted and all of it so good but your painting shines.

  4. I'm not surprised at all. Your work is unique, awesome, and inspiring :) I'm so happy for you Susan!!!!

  5. Still trying to process this! I am thrilled. Thanks s omuch Elizabeth, Rick and Suzanne! :) Thank you Mick and Gina!

  6. I'm not surprised- I ALWAYS pick winners!!!! Congratulations!!!!

  7. Une peinture pleine d'émotion, de vie et de mouvement...
    Votre passion pour le cheval transpire sur votre toile.
    Votre réussite est là sous nos yeux et je vous félicite sincèrement... je serais si heureuse de vous rencontrer un jour.

  8. Amazing painting Susan. You absolutely deserve to win. The movement with the Jockey and the Horse is brilliant. All the best Susan.

  9. So much fun to catch up with your blog . . . I really love your brushwork and color and the excitement and movement you achieve. Makes me want to look and look . . . Congratulations on your award!

  10. Thank you so much, Debbie. This award came at a time I greatly needed a confidnece boost - I am so gratefulfor that.
    Merci, MartineAlison, vous êtes très aimable.

    Hi, Vic - thank you for stopping by and for your generous words.
    Hi, Lorraine - I wish I had more time to blog - it is fun but I need to stick close t omy easel these days!


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