Awards and Exhibitions

  • Most Recent Shows, Magazines and Awards

  • 2019  American Impressionist Society National Exhibition

  • 2019  Art Renewel Center Finalist.

  • 2019 95th Annual Hoosier Salon

  • 2019 Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine Jul/Aug issue “Island Tradewinds” original by Debra Huse

  • 2019 Plein Air Mag Apr/May “Enchanting Coastal Kelp” painting original by Debra Huse

  • 2019  Just Plein Fun, Balboa Island, HM AWARD

  • 2019  Plein Air Easton, HM AWARD 

  • 2019  American Impressionist Society, Small Works, MI 

  • 2019  Forgotten Coast en Plein Air Invitational

  • 2019  Plein Air Convention, Faculty, Boats Presentation, SF

  • 2019  Gold Medal Exhibition, California Art Club, Pasadena Museum of California Art 

  • 2019  “Sea & Shore” San Diego Maritime Museum, 4 original paintings

  • 2018  Best Use of Light & Quick Draw AWARDS Plein Air Easton 

  • 2018  Maui, Sonoma, Easton, Forgotten Coast, Laguna & Wild Side Catalina, Plein Air Invitationals 

  • 2018  OPA Salon

  • 2018  California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibit 

  • 2018  Oil Painters of America National Exhibition

  • 2018 Catalina Island "The Wild Side" Exhibition, Newport Beach, CA

  • 2018 Plein Air Easton AWARD “Best Use of Light” & 3rd place Quick-Draw

  • 2018 Florida’s Forgotten Coast Plein Air

  • 2018 OPA National & OPA Salon

  • 2018 California Art Club Gold Medal, Natural History Museum

  • 2017 Catalina Island "The Wild Side" Exhibition, Newport Beach, CA

  • 2017 AWARD 1st PlaceQuick Draw Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air

  • 2017 AWARD Irvine- Swinden Merit Award at Big Canyon Plein Air

  • 2017 Faculty Member & Presenter, Plein Air National Convention

  • 2017 California Art Club's Gold Medal Exhibition

  • 2017 American Impressionist Society's "Impressions" Small Works

  • 2017 AWARDMaui Plein Air Invitational from Revelite for "Favorite Local Hangouts"

  • 2016 “A Summer Idyll” Irvine Museum

  • 2016 Realism without Borders, VRFA

  • 2016 LPAPA Signature Show “Impressions”

  • 2016 American Society of Marine Artists National Exhibition

  • 2016 American Impressionist Society National Exhibition

  • 2016 Maui, Kern Arts, Forgotten Coast, Sonoma, Laguna, Easton, & Wild Side Catalina, Plein Air Invitationals

  • 2016 OPA Western Regional Exhibition

  • 2016 OPA Salon Show, Castle Gallery

  • 2016 92nd Annual Hoosier Salon

  • 2015 Plein Air Magazine Feature Article Nov/Dec

  • 2015 Fine Art Connoisseur “Three to Watch” July

  • 2015 Featured Artist Art of the West Magazine

  • 2015 Plein Air Easton! & LAGUNA Plein Air

  • 2015 AWARD Sonoma Plein Air

  • 2015 AWARD Maui Plein Air

  • 2015 Featured Artist ART.FOOD.HOME

  • 2015 Maynard Dixon Camp Out and Show

  • 2015 “Plein Air Painting Past & Present”

  • 2015 Kern County Plein Air

  • 2014 Fine Art Connoisseur “Marine Masters”

  • 2014 Southwest Art “Marine Art”

  • 2014 “Artist’s Sketchbook”, Gallery McCollum

  • 2014 Then & Now, Irvine Museum

  • 2014 California Museum of Fine Art

  • 2014 16th National American Society of Marine Artists

  • 2014 Sonoma Plein Air, Laguna Plein Air Invitational

  • 2014 California Plein Air Tradition, Gallery McCollum

  • 2014 Maui Plein Air Invitational

  • 2014 California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibition

  • 2014 Featured Artist Art4U.com

  • 2014 Featured Artist Art Cocoon

  • 2013 Outdoor Painter AWARD Laguna Plein Air

  • 2013 Maui Plein Air Invitational

  • 2013 Plein Air Masters, Paso Robles, The Studio

  • 2013 Southwest Art, Feb Cover & Feature Article

  • 2013“On the Water” California Art Club, Old Mill Gallery

  • 2012 American Impressionist Society Exhibition 2013 Golden West College Gallery Masters of Plein Air

  • 2012 Laguna Plein Air Invitational “Laguna Museum AWARD of Excellence”

  • 2012 American Impressionist Society Exhibition 2012 Maui Plein Air Invitational

  • 2012 California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibition 2012 Telluride, Sonoma, & Easton Plein Air

  • 2011 American Society of Marine Artists 15th National Exhibition 2 year Museum Tour

  • 2011 Laguna, Sonoma, Telluride, Aspen & Easton Plein Air

  • 2011 3rd place AWARD, Less Is More LPAPA Show

  • 2011 California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibition

  • 2010 American Impressionist Society Exhibition AWARD of Merit

  • 2010 Easton Plein Air, Vasari “Outstanding Oil” AWARD

  • 86th Annual Hoosier Salon

  • 2010 Plein Air Events: Maui, Borrego Springs, Sonoma, Telluride, Aspen, Easton

  • 2010 Paint America TOP 100 AWARD

  • 2009 California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibit

  • 2009 Aqueous IV, HM AWARD

  • Ventura County Maritime Museum

  • American Society of Marine Artists

  • 2009 Yosemite Renaissance Best of Show Award “Paint the Parks Top 100” Exhibition

  • 2009 Easton, MD Plein Air, 3rd Place Award

  • 2009 Pasadena Museum of California Art, “Gold Medal” Exhibit 2 works

  • 2009 Easton, MD; Telluride, CO; Borrego Springs, CA, Sonoma,CA & Laguna, CA Plein Air Events

  • 2008 “Yosemite, 13 Women of the West”, Knowlton Gallery, Lodi CA

  • 2008 Crystal Cove Invitational Honorable Mention Award

  • 2008 Just Plein Fun, Balboa Island, Best Brush - Off

  • 2008 Napa Valley Art Festival

  • 2008 Telluride, CO Plein Air, & Laguna Beach, CA Plein Air

  • 2008 Irvine Museum “Heritage Show” Honorable Mention Award

  • 2008 Pasadena Museum of California Art, “Gold Medal” Exhibit
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