Dianna Shyne   2016 Resume


Details Past and Present,  Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Scott Milo Gallery, Anacortes, WA

Arterra, Bellevue, WA


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Sept 01  WPW Membership show, Sydney Museum, Port Orchard, WA

Jun 01    Nordic Heritage Show, Nordic Heritage Museum,  Seattle, WA

Sept 99  Clymer Museum landscape Exhibition  Elllensburg, WA

Feb 98    Isabel Anderson Comer Museum National,  Alabama,  Third Place

Jan 96    Wiregrass Museum Biennial Juried Exhibition;  Dothan, AL.  Merit Award.

Nov 94   Invitational  Winter Show  Edmonds Art  Festival Museum

Feb 94   Alabama Watercolor Soc. National; Wiregrass Museum,  Dothan, AL.  Purchase Award

July 93   Frye Museum; Seattle, WA.  Group Show, Puget Sound Art  League


    Snohomish County Courthouse

   Skagit Regional Clinics, Smokey Point, WA

    Wiregrass Museum, Dothan Alabama

    Suncadia  Resort- Roslyn WA.

    Point Edwards Condominiums-Edmonds WA

    Evergreen Hospital, Kirkland, WA

    Evergreen Mortgage, Lynwood, WA

    Float On Portland, OR


“Caught up in the Moment”  The Guardian News...Prince Edward Island, August 2013

“Acrylicworks-Best of Acrylic Painting” F and w Publications December 2013

“Rising Stars“ Winners of the All  Media Competition”  The Artist’s Magazine July 2013

“A Painted Summer” painting by Dianna Shyne 2010 show Catalog for Prince Edward Island Show

“Dianna Shyne’s Acrylic Workbook: Painting Impressionism in Acrylics”   2009  Blurb Publishing

“Painting South of the Clouds”  American and Chinese painters in XiZhou      China at the Linden Center 2008

Skagit Valley Herald article May 2010

Watercolor Magic 2003 Spring edition    

The Artist’s Magazine July 2000 Edition “In the Mood”

Contributing artist: Northlight Books “Artist’s Photo Reference: Boats and Nautical Scenes”  by Gary Greene

Springhill Review  May 2003 edition (front page)

Branching Out” National Geographic video, Forest Canopy Project, 2003

Anacortes American March 2003 full page article


    Aug 10  Solo Exhibiotn Charlottetown PEI Canada “A Painted Sumer

    Apr 08    International Small Group Plein Air Show Nordic Gallery Kunming, China

    Apr 02   NWWS National Open Exhibition, Seattle, WA.  Award: Grand Prize and Dale Meyers Cooper Award

    Sep 01  CLWAC National Exhibition, Gramercy Park, NY, NY

    Sep 01  Casper Arts Guild National Exhibition Casper, WY Award: First Place

    Nov 99   INTERNATIONAL Exhibition: Millennium images-Kuwait and America. Sponsored by USA  and Kuwait

     Sep 99   Art Wyoming, Casper WY. Award of Merit

    Mar 99   Society of Western Artists, Merced, CA

    Mar 99   New Orleans Art Association National Exhibition New Orleans, LA

     Nov 97   Oil Painters of America Regional, Carmel, CA

     Oct 97    Florida Arts Center National 100, Havana, FL

    Oct 97    National Oil and Acrylic Painters’ Soc. National Exhibit  97, Osage Beach, MO

    Sep 97   Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club Inc. Annual Open Exhibition. NY, NY

    Jun 97    NSPCA  National Exhibition Salmagundi Club, New York, NY

    Mar 97   New Orleans Art Assoc. Nat. Exhibition New Orleans, LA

    Sep 96   Taos Watercolor Society National, Taos, NM.

    Aug 96   Art Wyoming , Casper, WY.  Award: Second Place

    Mar.96   Boulder Art Assn. Exhibition, Boulder,  CO.

    Mar 96   Oil Painters of America National, San Antonio , TX.

    Feb. 96   Lafayette Artist's Guild National Ex; Lafayette, LA.  Awards: Winsor And  Newton Award  and the  Round-n-About Special Purchase  Award

    Jan. 96   Texas Watercolor Society Nat. Exhibition; San Antonio, TX  and 1996 and  TWS traveling  Exhibition.

    Jan. 96   Wiregrass Museum Biennial; Dothan, AL. Merit Award.

     Jan. 96   Oil Painters of America Western Regional Competition;  Fremont, CA.  Award of Excellence

    Jan. 96   New Orleans 17th Annual Exhibition; New Orleans, LA .  Award: Grumbacher Gold Medallion

    Nov. 95   Palette and Chisel Club Annual Auction;  Chicago,

    Oct. 95   Irving Shapiro Memorial Show; Palette and Chisel Club, Chicago, IL

    May 95   Oil Painters of America National Juried Exhibition;   San Antonio, TX.

    Feb. 94   NWWS Open Exhibition,  Kirkland, WA.

    Feb. 94   Alabama Watercolor Society National Exhibition, Dothan AL.  Museum Purchase Award


   August 2016 Summer Blessings Scott Milo Gallery, Anacortes, WA

    Nov. 2014 Fresh Works Scott Milo Gallery, Anacortes, WA

    Sept 2014 Tuscan Images Carrilon Point, Kirkland, WA

    May 2014 Tuscan Impressions  Ornamental Arts Gallery, Marysville, WA

    May 2014 New Works Brian Carter Winery Woodinville, WA

    July 2013  Cole Gallery Edmonds, WA “A Tuscan Spring” with Susan Diehl

    March 2013  Blue Horse Gallery Bellingham, WA “Through an Open Window” Images of Tuscany

    October 2012 Brian Carter Winery Woodinville WA

    December 2012 Cole Gallery Edmonds, WA Birds on the Brain

    August-Dec 2012 Woodinville City Hall Woodinville, WA

    January 2012 Solo Exhibition Blue Horse Gallery Bellingham  “A Very Personal China” Paintings and Photography from Southwest China”

    November 2011 (in progress) Solo Exhibition The Cole Gallery Edmonds, WA “Café Noir” All new Works

    September 2011 Blue Horse Gallery Bellingham “Angels and Warriors”

    June 2011 Two person Exhibition Smith Exhibitions Roslyn, WA

    June 2011 Solo Exhidition Insights Gallery Anacortes, WA “UnHinged” All new Works

    August 2010 Solo Exhibition Details Past and Present “An Island Summer” New Works Charlottetown, PEI

    May 2010 Solo Exhibition at Carillon Point, Kirtkland, WA   “Large Landscapes of Spring”

    May 2010 Solo Exhibition Bellevue Art and Frame Gallery a retrospective

    October 2009 Solo Show Smith Exhibitions Roslyn, WA

    April 2009 Two person Show-The Cole Gallery Images of Southern China

    March 2009 Insights Gallery, Anacortes, WA

    July 2008 The Cole Gallery, Edmonds, WA “ Terra Cotta Warriors-Paintings of an Ancient Army”

    November 2007 The Cole Gallery, Edmonds, WA “The Movement of the Dance”

    April 2007 The Lawrence Gallery Sheridan, OR   “Impressionistic Landscapes”

    July 2001-2009 Details Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI, Canada

    June 2004 Edmonds Public Library, Edmonds, WA

    May 2004 Insights Gallery Anacortes, WA

    April 2004 Fremont Drum School exhibition of figurative works Seattle, WA

    August 2003 The Lawrence Gallery in Portland Oregon and Sheridan, Oregon “30 Large Landscapes”

    March 2003 Insights Gallery in Anacortes , WA

    April 2003  Douglas Frazer Fine Art  in Bellevue, WA “ The Contemporary Impressionism of Dianna Shyne”

    May 2002 Black Lab Gallery, figurative works, Seattle WA  “Figuring it Out”

    April 2002 The Lawrence Gallery, Large landscapes, Sheridan, Oregon and Portland, Oregon

    Sept-Oct  2001 Douglas Frazer Fine Art, Bellevue, WA

    January  2001  Daniel Smith  Gallery, Seattle, WA  "New Works in Acrylic”

    Sept 2000   The Handforth Gallery, Tacoma WA

    March 99 Solo Show Mockingbird Gallery, Bend, OR

    Jan 98-Mar 98 Solo Exhibition Bon Marche 6th Floor Gallery  New Works in Watercolor “Fire and Ice”


    Ongoing classes throughout the Pacific Northwest

    October-November 2013 Three one week workshops Oakville, Ontario

    October 2013 Workshop Details Gallery Prince Edward Island

    October 2013 Workshop in Sienna Italy

    September 2013 Color-Com[position workshop for Art League North Mount Vernon, WA

    July 2013 Fresh Air Festival Plein Air workshop Cle Elum WA

    July 2013 Plein Air Workshop Winslow WA

    November to June 2012 Monthly workshops at Winslow Art Center in Winslow WA

    October 2012 Color CSI Workshop Prince Edward Island

    October 2012 Two Weeks of Workshops in Oakville, Ontario

    May 2012 Plein Air Workshop, Tuscany, Italy

    Daniel Smith Artist’s Materials-Sept 2010 Nov. 2011 demonstration and lecture

    Artist’s United-Burien 6 session workshop fall 2010 Demonstration and lecture Sept. 2010

    Arts Umbrella Bothell, WA Ongoing classes starting May 2010

    Penninsula Art League  demonstration March 2010

    Eastside Association of Fine Arts Demonstration March 2010

    Demonstration at the Bellevue Home Show January 2010

    NWWS Demonstration guest lecture and demonstration November 2009

    Gallery By the Bay, Stanwood, -Ongoing classes 2009-2011

    Prince Edward Island Canada..summer plein air workshops 2004-2010

    Fresh Air Plein Air Festival Four day workshop August 2009

    Fall City Fine Arts workshop October 2007,March 2008,

    The Cole Gallery,  Classes and Workshop instruction 2007-2010

    Daniel Smith Inc. Seattle, WA,, and Bellevue WA  1998 -2010 Acrylic Classes and demonstrations

    Insights Gallery Demo Winter 2003 Anacortes, WA

    Seattle Art Museum Demo Saturday, February 3 2001

    Seattle Co-Arts Demonstration in North Seattle Feb 2001

    Women Painters of Washington Demonstration  Jan 10  2001

     University of Washington Women’s Center Continuing Education 2001 acrylics class

    Bellevue Art Museum demonstrations May 5th and May 20th 2001   

    The Lawrence Gallery Demonstrations-Plein aire 2001-2007

    Camano Arts Association demonstration March 2006

    Northwest Watercolor Society Guest Lecturer 2006

    Artists United, Burien, WA. Lecture and demo 2005.  Workshop 2006

    LaConner Arts Workshops 2005  Intro to Acrylics

    Northwest Watercolor Society demonstration Spring 2004

    July 2003  Workshop and demonstrations Arctic College, Arviat,Nunuvut Territory, Canada

    Sept. 2002 Demonstration Xian  University of Art Xian ,China

    1996-2001 Classes in Beginning Acrylics at Bellevue Art and Frame

    1996-99  Drawing  and Painting Workshops in  Maryland, Virginia and Seattle


2016  Wilamette Valley Lavender Festival plein air juror

2014  Edmonds Art Festival Juror

2013 Kittitas County Fresh Air Festival Juror

2011 American Association of University Women-Art Show for Education

2010  Plein Air Art Festival Cle Elum WA  Juror for the festival show

2008 and 2009 American Association of University Women-Art Show for Education

2009 Plein Air Art Festival Cle Elum WA Co-Juror for the  festival show

2007 Stanwood Camano Arts Guild Spring Show

2006 Eastside Association of Fine Arts Members Show

2005 Park Lane Gallery Miniature Show

2004 Seattle Co-Arts at the Artist’s Gallery Seattle, WA

2002  Kitsap County Art Festival

2000 Central Oregon Community College, Bend, Oregon


Dec 2009 Published two books: “My Two Miles” and

“ Painting Impressionism in Acrylics”

Painting “Bay Road” was selected to be the poster image for

Camano Island Mothers Day Tour 2010

Summer 2003 Daniel Smith Inc. created and marketed their

Dianna Shyne Artist’s Acrylic Set

Educational DVD Dianna Shyne Paints in Acrylics Summer 2006

President of the Northwest Watercolor Society 2001

Signature Member Northwest Watercolor Society since 1999

Member Women Painters of Washington

Member Oil Painters of America

Participation in over 60 group shows


Jan 14    The Artist’s Magazine all media competition Honorable Mention  “Temporary Refuge”

Jan  13    American Artist Magazine All Media Competition First Place  “North Rustico Lighthouse”

April 02    NWWS Open Exhibition First Place  “Guatemala Market Day”

Sept 01   Art Wyoming 2001 First Place ´Oregon Farm”

May 00    Ocean Shores Exhibition, WA  Award of Excellence  “My Neighbor’s House”

Dec. 99    Women Painters of Washington Handforth Gallery show  2nd Place  “5:30”

Aug. 99    Cheyanne Artist’s Guild Cheyanne, WY Award of Merit “At the Market”

Feb. 98    Isabel Anderson Comer Museum National  Show Third Place   “Blue Irises”

Aug. 96    Art Wyoming 1996 Second Place” A View of the Road"

Mar. 96    Lafayette Art Association Winsor And Newton Award  

               And Purchase Award   "Teanaway Swimming Hole".

Jan. 96    Wiregrass Museum Biennial: Merit Award   " Rose Hips and Green Apples"

Jan. 96    Oil Painters of America: Award of Excellence   " Fallen Roses"

Feb. 96    New Orleans Art Association; Grumbacher Gold Medallion Award  "Park Bench Music".

May 95    EAFA  Juried Exhibition;  Holbein Award   "Snapdragons and Plums"

Oct. 95    Casper Arts Guild National Show;  Best of Show  " Fallen Roses"

Oct. 95    Casper Arts Guild National Show; Honorable Mention  "Jenny's Homework"

Feb. 94   Wiregrass Museum Purchase Award  "Silent Harvest"


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