Awards and Honors:
2012 Faculty, Field Instructor
lst Annual Plein Air Convention & Expo, Plein Air Convention &
Expo, Red Rock Canyon, Las Vegas, Nevada
2010 Sharon Weilbaecher
selected as one of ten artists honored by the New Orleans Museum of Art
at the 2010 Love in the Garden fundraising event on Friday, Sept, 24, 2010
in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden.
2008 National Arts
Club's Presidents Award for "Ruffled Feathers", watercolor, 2008 Annual
Online Exhibition. New York.
2008 Sharon Weilbaecher
judged the September 2008 Members Show of the Louisiana Watercolor Society
in New Orleans.
2006 The House of Heydenryk
Award, National Arts Club, New York, NY; Exhibiting Members Show
2004 The Grumbacher Gold
Medallion, National Arts Club, New York, NY; Exhibiting Members Show
2000 AMERICAN ARTIST
Magazine, Finalist, Realism Today, National Art Competition
1998 Studio Salon of New
Orleans Museum of Art
1997 One of twenty two
artists selected by AMERICAN ARTIST/FORBES to paint at Forbes owned
17th century Chateau de Balleroy in Normandy for 9 days in September.
1996 Invited by Senator
and Mrs. David Pryor to an Election Day Brunch in their home in Little
Rock, Arkansas to present a watercolor portrait to President Clinton on
November 5, 1996
1991 Muriel McLatchiel
Miller/ Grumbacher Fine Arts Award, Association of Medical Illustrators
46th Annual AMI Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
1988 Sampson Feldman Visiting
Scholar in Art as Applied to Medicine, John Hopkins University School of
Medicine , Baltimore, Maryland
1987 Tara Materials Award,
ARTIST, Golden Anniversary National Art Competition
1987 Special Donor Acquisition
Selection, Art Collection WYES TV, New Orleans, Louisiana.
1987 OPERA BALL ARTIST
1986 Norma Shumate Memorial
Award, National Watercolor Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma