Awards & Honours

  • Shurniak Gallery, Assiniboia   Exhibition July & August 2013
  • Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal 2012
  • Calgary Stampede Feature Artist 2008
  • Centennial Medal for involvement in the Arts 2005
  • Tourism Saskatchewan Creative Excellence Award 2003
  • Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal 2002
  • Personally appointed to paint the portrait of former Lieutenant Governor, the Honourable Jack Wiebe
  • Ruth Schwartz Children’s Book Award 1993
  • Notable Canadian Illustrated—Canadian Library Association 1993
  • Certificate of Merit, Art Directors Club, New York 1993
  • Mr. Christie’s Book Award for Illustration 1992 (A Prairie Alphabet, Tundra Books)
  • Organization of Saskatchewan Arts Council – 25 Original Artwork tour of Saskatchewan 1984
  • James Weir Award—People’s Choice for “Playtime Melody,” 1984

Business Awards

Saskatchewan Order of Merit 2015

Moose Jaw Chamber of Commerce Business Leader of the Year Award 2013

Honorary Diploma for Business and Marketing—SIAST 2005

Saskatchewan Woman of the Year Award 2005

Outstanding Leadership in the Community, Moose Jaw Rotary Club 2001

Moose Jaw Citizen of the Year 1999

 Special Appointments

  • Honourary Colonel—15 Wing Moose Jaw, December 2007-April 2012

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