Recognitions and Awards

COVID-19 thru 22 Galleries and classes were closed.


Spring 2018 Featured Artist with Joyce Kingman, March 2-3


March 1, Invitational to Artist Council Exhibit of the Palm Springs Art Museum 


Painter of the Month, January, 2018, Coachella Valley Watercolor Society


Salton Sea Restoration Exhibit, UCR Palm Desert Invitational


 Best of Show, People's Choice Award, Sun City Arts and Crafts Show, March 2017


Honorable Mention, March 2017 Annual Coachella Valley Watercolor Society Show at Palm Springs Air Museum.


Selected Juried Work, Palm Springs Museum of Art, Desert A-Z, at DAC February, 2017 


Second Place, Coachella Vallen Watercolor Society, February Painter of the month.


Second Place, Coachella Valley Watercolor Society, Mini Masterpieces, juried show, Jan-February 2017 at Palm Desert Historic Museum


Selected Work, Women in the Arts: Tell Me A Story, La Quinta Museum Exhibit, Jan -April 2017 


Selected Work, Fusion Art Gallery, Palm Springs, Art for Animals. Dec 2017 

Paticipant, Dec - January Show at Deset Art Center, Palm Spings


Currently teaching at Hobby Lobby, 2016-17 


Selected Work, October, 2016, Donbao International Arts Association for “Pueblo”. 


Selected Work, September 2016, Donbao International Arts Association Review Committee for “Coastal Harbor.” 


Participant, October -November Show at Desert Art Center, Palm Springs 


Participant in JTG (Joshua Tree Gallery) Special Exhibit “Our Monuments” 


Featured Artist, Palm Desert Art in Public Places, Palm Desert Community Gallery Palm Desert CA, 2016


Honorable Mention, 2016 Coachela Valley Watercolor Society Annual Show, 2016


First Place, Watercolor Still Life Divison, Riverside County Date Festival 2016


Second Place, Watercolor Desert Landscape Division, Riverside County Date Festival 2016


Honorable Mention, Watercolor Floral Division, Riverside County Date Festival 2016


Jury acceptance as Gallery Member, Desert Art Center, Palm Springs, Feb 2016


Honorable Mention, Sun City Art Club January 2016 Show


First Place Winner 2015 Summer Challenge, Coachella Valley Watercolor Society


Second Place Landscapes, Riverside County Fair 2015


First Place, Feb 2015 Painter of the Month, Coachella Valley Watercolor Society


First Place Peoples' Choice, landscape, SCPD Art Club, Nov 2014


Among 25 Featured Artists at 2014 Artists' Alley, Palm Desert CA.


Second Place Summer Challenge. Ribbon Winner Division, Oct 2014

Coachella Valley Watercolor Society.


First Place Painter of the Year 2013-2014 Coachella Valley Watercolor Society


Second Place Watercolor Division, Floral category, Riverside County Fair 2014


Second Place Watercolor Division, Landscape, Riverside County Fair 2014


First Place Watercolor Division, Floral, 2014 Riverside County Fair/Date Festival


Honorable Mention Coachella Valley Watercolor Society 2013 Annual Show at

Classic Club


Demonstrator's Choice Ribbon, Nov 2013 Coachella Valley Watercolor

Society Painter of the Month


Second Place Nov 2013 Coachella Valley Watercolor Society Painter of the Month





Ms. Hanna has paintings in private collections in Texas, Oregon, Ohio, California, Hawaii, Georgia and Indiana.  Please contact at lmwh@aol.com










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