Watercolor Artist
Adventure Art captures the essence of being there©
Adventure Art captures the essence of being there©

Paintings in Recent Juried Shows


Indigenous Reflection
Indigenous Reflection


Anthracite Creek, Colorado
Anthracite Creek


PAAC - Plein Air Artists Colorado, 2017, 2016
National Watercolor Society Annual Member Exhibition        San Pedro, CA June 2015
Rockies West National, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
Contemporary Painting June 2015, Grand Junction, CO,
    Juror: Gregory Botts
Arizona Aqueous XXVIII, Tubac, AZ Feb 2014
America's Parks II Top 100 Exhibit,  2014
Artists’ Alpine Exhibition, Ouray, CO

Florissant Fossil Beds NM Juried Art Show 2017
Western Federation of Watercolor Societies
2016, 2011
Colorado Plein Air Arts Fest, Denver, CO 2015, 2013
New Mexico Watercolor Society (NMWS) 2003-2012
Masterworks of New Mexico 2012, 2010, 2008,
      2007, 2005
Miniature Arts Bardean 2006-2012
New Mexico State Fair 2010-11, 2005-2008
New Mexico Arts & Crafts Fair 2008 - 2011

2015-2013 Colorado Journeys Magazine     http://www.westerncoloradojourneys.com
2012 Calendar, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance
2008 Conceptions Southwest Magazine

New Work by Regional Artists
   Telluride, CO Ah Haa Art Center, Feb 2014
The Art Center Member Show 2015-2014, GJ, CO
WCWS Member Show 2017-2013
Around the Corner Gallery, Montrose, CO
      Special Theme Group Shows, 2014, 2013
      Guest Artist 2014

NWS - National Watercolor Society
PAAC - Plein Air Artists Colorado
WCWS - Western Colorado Watercolor Society,
      Signature Member
NMWS - New Mexico Watercolor Society,                              Signature Member

Victor Celebrates the Arts Plein Air 2017
  1st place Quick Draw, 1st Place Miniatures,   People's Choice, plus   CC&V Mining Award
WCWS Members 2017 Best of Show Miniature
Artist's Alpine Exhibit 2017 - 1st Place W/C &
  1st Place Judson's
Montrose Plein Air 2017 - 2nd Place
Moab Plein Air 2016 - Honorable Mention
Escalante Canyons Plein Air 2016 - Honorable Mention
Victor Celebrates the Arts Plein Air 2016
  Sunrise/Sunset Award & Honorable Mention
Rockies West National 2016 Merchandise Award
WCWS Member Show 2015 Best of Show Award
Artists' Alpine Exhibition 2015, 3rd Place
Meeker Plein Air 2015, Honorable Mention
Rockies West National 2015, Artist Haven Award
Escalante Canyons Plein Air Art Festival 2014
  Honorable Mention
Meeker Plein Air 2014 Best of Show Award
Meeker Plein Air 2014 People's Choice Award
Rockies West National 2014
  Best Colorado Artist Award
Moab Plein Air 2013
  Main Street Quick Draw 3rd Place   
WCWS Member Show 2013 2nd Place  
  in both miniature and large works divisions
Driggs Digs Plein Air Festival 2013 3rd Place
Rockies West National 2013 Royal Brush Award
MVAG 2012 Best of Show
Escalante Canyons Plein Air Art Festival 2012
  Honorable Mention
NMWS Spring 2012 Dick Blick Award
Miniature Arts Bardean 2012 Honorable Mention
Miniature Arts Bardean 2011 Award of Excellence
Artists' Alpine 50th Anniversary Exhibit 2010   Honorable Mention
NMWS Spring 2009 Best of Show Award
Miniature Arts Bardean 2008 3rd Place
Creative Juices Contest Prize for Visual Art in Conceptions Southwest Magazine, 2008
Miniature Arts Bardean 2007 Honorable Mention
NMWS Fall 2006 Pastel Society of NM Award
NMWS Spring 2006 Stephen Quiller Award

Paintings are also in private collections in New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, California, Nevada, Colorado, Alaska, Tennessee and PR China. View some of them in the Sold/Archives Gallery.



©2007-2017 Susan Thiele