Category Archives: Awards


The National Watercolor Society bestowed Thomas with the highest honor of Signature Status in the National Watercolor Society in 2022 International Exhibition along with an honorary award of $700.

January 2023 – Arts United Vision Exhibition in Fort Lauderdale, Florida awarded Best of Show $300 for “Uncorking the Wine”

Thomas was the featured solo artist exhibition at the Aperitivo Gallery, Wilton Manors, Florida – January 2 to 31, 2024


Crystal Apple 30x30

My “Crystal Apple” Painting won theFirst Place Blue Ribbon Award ($400) from the Gold Coast Watercolor Society’s Fall Show at the Coral Springs Museum on November 2, 2016.





Rhode Island Watercolor Society 21st Annual National Show October 2015 – Top Prize Winner ($1500) – for “Pull Me” juried by Ted Nuttall

Pembroke Arts Festival August  2015 – Third Place Award for “Apple Reflections”

Rhode Island Watercolor Society  Fall Show 2014 – 2nd Place Award for “Soldier/Boy”

Gold Coast Watercolor Society (Fort Lauderdale) February 23 to March 13, 2015 – 2nd Place Award for “Soldier/Boy”

Bonnet House annual Impressions Exhibit (Fort Lauderdale) March 5 to May 3, 2015 – Honorable Mention Award for “Emerging Artist”

Palm Beach Watercolor Society Juried Exhibition at the Coral Springs Museum of Art March 2 to March 30, 2015 – Honorable mention Award for “A Study in Grays”

Arts united Art Explosion Exhibition, February 2015 – Judges Recognition Award for “A Study in Grays”

Plantation Art Guild Open Show  February 20, to April 6, 2015 – Merit Award for “After the Rain”

Broward Art Guild Food for Thought Exhibition, March 2015 – Honorable Mention Award for “Mangia/Mangia”.