RESUME

 

Carol M. Peterson

7205 Louisville Ave.

Lubbock, TX  79423

(806)799-6531 or (806)535-6137, carolpeterson@suddenlink.net

 

EDUCATION

BA and MS in fields unrelated to art.

 

Studied art under Warren Taylor, Don Getz, Naomi Brotherton, Helen Gwinn, Hilary Page, Silvia Miller, Carla O'Connor, Linda Kemp, Frank Francese, Judi Betts, Jean Haines, and Gale Webb

 

 

HONORS AND AWARDS


2013

CFAI Winter Show                            -           Best of Show

Huntington Prize                                 -           finalist


2012

Art selected for Cheap Joes

      2013 reference catalog

Allied Artists of America                   -           juried in

WTWS Fall Show                               -           First Place

Contemporary Fine Artists of Texas

              Art Challenge (May)          -              Best of Show

Contemporary Fine Artists of Texas

            Art Challenge(Feb.&Mar.)      -           third place and two honorable mentions

Western Federation of

      Watercolor Society’s Show          -           juried in

New Mexico WC Society’s spring

      Show                                             -           First Place

WTWS Spring Show                          -           Third Place


2011

Western Federation of

Watercolor Societies' Show          -               earned signature status with 4th acceptance

Lubbock Arts Festival Juried Gallery -           first Place

Art League of West TX Juried Show-            Honorable Mention

 

2010

New Mexico Watercolor Society

     Membership Show                         -       Winsor Newton Merchandise Award

Art League of West TX Juried Show -           Honorable Mention

Lubbock Arts Festival Juried Gallery -           two paintings juried in

SDWS International Show                 -           juried in

Arts International Show (El Paso)      -           Juror’s Recognition Award

 

2009
Western Federation of Watercolor
Show                                                    -        M. Graham Merchandice Award

Daniel Smith Art Show                          -           second place (3000 entries)

WTWS Fall Membership Show             -           First Place

Lubbock Arts Festival                            -           Second Place in Juried Gallery

 

2008

Texas Watercolor Society                     -           Richeson & Co. Award

Brownfield Art Show                            -           “Best in Membership” Award plus other awards

WTWS Spring Show                            -            Second Place in Professional Division

 

2007

WFWS Exhibition 32                           -           painting juried in

Lubbock Arts Festival                          -           Third place in the juried gallery

Texas Watercolor Society                     -           Signature status attained

Brownfield Art Show                            -           “Best of Show” and other awards

 

2006

Brownfield Art Show                            -           Four second places and two honorable mentions

Denver City Art Show                          -           Best of Show” and other awards

Featured Artist                                     -           February at the Garden and Arts Center

SWS Show                                          -           Picture juried into show

 

2005

WFWS Exhibition 30                           -           painting “David” accepted and sold

Post Art Show                                      -           “Best of Show” and other awards

Creative Catalyst Floral Art Show         -           Second Place

Painting used on Lubbock’s Arts brochure

West Texas Watercolor Society’s Service Award

 

2004

WTWS Spring Show                            -           Third place, Advanced Division

Lubbock Regional Art Center               -           June Show of my work

Denver City Art Show                          -           “Best in Show” and other awards

Plainview Show                                    -           First Place, watercolor; Third Place, Acrylics

    (Plains Art Association)                                “Carolyn Ziegler Memorial Award”

Spur Art Show                                     -           First Place in watercolor still-life and portraits plus other awards

Yoakum County Art Show                   -           “Best in Show” and other awards

 

 2003

Brownfield Art Show                            -           3 firsts, 2 seconds, 3 honorable mentions

Denver City Art Show                          -           “Best in Show” and other awards

Andrews Art Show                               -           Honorable Mention

WTWS Spring Show                            -           Honorable Mention

Garden and Art Center, Lubbock         -           featured artist in July

Barnes and Nobles Book Store            -           featured artist in November

WTWS Fall Show                                -           Top Award (First Place)