Category 'AWARDS'


Juried and Win again in the Texas Watercolor Society!

I am pleased to be juried and win an award for a second year in a row in the Texas Watercolor Society’s 67th Annual National Exhibit! My 2014 trip to India was so visually inspirational. This year’s winner, Bangalore Street Scene, illustrates the congested city street near the KL Market. Color sparks through the neutrals in this painting […]


2015 Texas Watercolor Society’s 66th Annual National Exhibit

I am honored to have my watercolor painting Bangalore Bus Ride juried into this exhibit with artists from 22 states represented! Internationally renowned artist and instructor Steve Rogers was the juror and I was awarded the Dick Blick Award! This painting was inspired on my trip to India in 2014. April 13 – May 29, […]


Commissioned Painting for Horizon Bank Lobby

December 2013. Stop in to view my newest painting! Framed and installed in the lobby of the Horizon Bank in downtown Austin, Texas on the northwest corner of Congress Ave. and 6th Street is a commissioned 30″H x 44″W watercolor painting. The theme is the Capitol of Texas, located in Austin, surrounded by some of Austin’s classic live music […]


Martha’s painting in North Hills Gallery’s Permanent Collection

My watercolor painting Guadalajara Mariachis was purchased as an award by the North Hills Gallery in Austin, Texas in 2007. See this painting and the exhibit which includes the seven Artists of the Permanent Collection Aug. 1 through Sept. 2, 2013.


Wine Time Wins First Place

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My watercolor painting Wine Time wins First Place in Austin’s Waterloo Watercolor Group’s 35th Annual Spring Show! This exhibit runs April 22 – June 20, 2013. You are invited to the Reception Sunday, April 29, 2013 from 2:00 – 4:00.  Please visit the Exhibits page for more information on this exhibit and location. Inspired by […]


San Antonio, Texas Painting Trip

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Welcome to my newly re-built Web Site and Blog! A huge thank you to my daughter Kate for building it and teaching me how to use it and get it launched! April 10 – 12, 2013 I enjoyed an inspirational painting trip with three art friends to San Antonio, Texas to paint the four historic […]


Painting at Spike Hill on Bedford Ave in Brooklyn

April 3, 2013 I spent a fun day with my son Andrew painting the bottles, patrons and bartender at Spike Hill Bar on the trendy Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn, New York.


Newspaper article about Martha

November 2011 an article was written in the Austin, Texas Community Impact newspaper about me and my paintings.  


Martha demonstrates and teaches painting glassware on YUPO

In September 2011 I demonstrated painting glassware on Yupo synthetic paper for Waterloo Watercolor Group members in Austin, Texas.


Newspaper article about one-woman show

My still life paintings were featured in a one-woman show at the Lakeway, Texas City Hall. This is an article in the Lake Travis View newspaper on August 19, 2010.