Fine Art by Linda McCord

 pastel, acrylic, watercolor and wearable fiber art

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Mediums: watercolor, pastel, acrylic painting and reproductions of original paintings


 

AWARDS:

 

 

Over one hundred regional, national, and international awards.

2013: International Society of Acrylic Painters 17th Annual Open, CA.

2013: Georgia Watercolor Society XXX111 National Exhibition, GA.

2013: Northwest Watercolor Society 73rd International Exhibition, WA

2012 31st Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors, NY

2012: International Society of Acrylic Painters 16th Annual International , CA.

2012: The Central Coast Watercolor Society's Aquarius 2012 Exhibition.

2012 Northwest Watercolor Society 72nd International Exhibit, WA.

2012 Columbian Artist 36th Annual Art Show, WA.

2011 Georgia Watercolor Society XXXII National Exhibition, GA. 

2011 International Society of Acrylic Painters Signature (online) 

2011 Northwest Watercolor Society Waterworks, WA       

2011 Southwest Washington Society of Artist Fall, WA.                     

2011 Battleground Art Alliance 10th Annual Spring Show, WA.          

2011 Columbian Artists 35th Annual Spring Show, WA.                 

2011 Southwest Watercolor Spring Show (2 awards), WA.            

2011 Ocean Shores 42nd Annual Juried Fine Art Show (2 awards), WA. 

2011 Society of Washington Artists Spring Show, WA.                            

2010 Art Infinity Gallery's International Winter Expo, online     

2010 Waterworks 2010, Northwest Watercolor Society, WA
2010 International Socierty of Acrylic Painters 13th Annual, WA.
2010 Southwest Watercolor Society Fall 2010 Exhibit, WA.
2010 Northwest Watercolor Society 60th Annual Open, WA
2010 California Watercolor Association 41st International Exhibit
2010 Society of Washington Artists, WA.
2010 Columbian Artist's 34th Annual Spring Show, WA.
2009 Waterworks, Northwest Watercolor Society, WA
2009 Battlegound Art Alliance 8th Annual Spring Show, WA.
2009 Columbian Artist Membership (2 awards), WA
2009 Southwest Watercolor Society Fall Show, WA
2009 Puyallup Fair Fine Art Show, WA.
2009 Capitol Ciy Visual Arts Juried Exhibit, WA.
2009 Columbian Artist's 33rd Annual Spring Show (2 awards), WA.
2008 New England Watercolor Society 11th Biannual, MA.
2008 International Society of Acrylic Painters First Online Exhibit

2008 Columbian Artist Membership (3 awards), WA
2003 Orgins Nationwide Embroidery Software Design Contest
1998 Hot Flashes Women as Art, WA
1997 Connecting Waters, WA.
1996 Eastern Washington Watercolor Society, WA.
1996 Western Washington State Fair (2 awards), WA.
1994 12th Annual National League of American Pen Women, AR.
1992 Showcase ’92,(international), OR.
1992 SWWS Fall Show, WA.
1992 Western Washington State Fair, WA.
1992 Summer Arts (2 awards), WA.
1992 Lewis County Art League (3 awards)
1992 Art’s Crawl (2 awards), WA.
1991 Lewis County Art League, WA.
1989 Saint John’s Religious Art Festival (international), CA.
1983 Society of Washington Artusts, WA.
1983 Ocean Shores, WA.
1982 Society of Washington Artists, WA.
1982 Renton Annual, WA.
1982 Coos Museum’s November Annual (international), OR.
1982 Olympia State Capital Museum, WA.
1982 Saint Johns Religious Art Festival, (international) CA.
1982 Lakewood Artist Annual, WA.
1981 Society of Wshington Artists, WA.
1981 YWCA Women in Art, WA.
1980 Ocean Shores, WA.
1980 Columbian Artists, WA.
1980 Society of Washington Artist, WA.
1979 Yakima Society of Artist Open (2 awards), WA.
1979 Ocean Shores, WA.
1979 Columbian Artists, WA.
1978 Trojan, 1978, OR.
1978 Ocean Shores
1977 Auburn AAUW, CA.
1977 Auburn Gold, CA.
1976 Haggin Art Museum, CA.
1976 Auburn AAUW, CA.
1975 Roseville Open, CA.
1975 Town and Country Art Festival, 1975, CA.
1975 Haggin Art Museum, CA.

 


 

JURIED EXHIBITIONS Too numerous to list. Some throughout the years:

2015: NWWS 75th Anniversary International Diamond  Exhibition, WA. 

2013: International Society of Acrylic Painters 17th Annual Open, CA.

2013: Georgia Watercolor Society XXX111 National Exhibition, GA.

2013: Northwest Watercolor Society 73rd International Exhibition, WA.

2012: Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, NY  

2012: 31st Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors, NY

2012: Kentucky Watercolor Society's Aqueous 2012 exhibition, KY

202: Kansas Watercolor Society National Exhibition 2012, KS.

2012: Nothwest Watercolor Society, Waterworks 2012, WA.

2012: Pittsburgh Watercolor Society's 66th Annual Aqueous Open (international) 2012 exhibition, PA.

2012: Northwest Watercolor Society International 72nd Annual Exhibition,  WA.

2012: The Central Coast Watercolor Society's Aquarius 2012 Exhibition, CA.

2012: Philadelphia Water Color Society's Anniversary International Exhibition of Works on Paper, PA.

2012: International Socierty of Acrylic Painters 4th Annual International, Online

2012: San Diego 32nd Annual International Exhibit, CA.

2012: International Society of Acrylic Painters 16th Annual Open International Exhibition, CA.

2012:  Adirondacks 31st Annual National Exhibition of American Watercolors, NY.

2012: Art Kudos International Exhibit  Online 2012

2011 Georgia Watercolor Society XXXII National Exhibition, GA. 

2011 California Watercolor Association 42nd Annual International Exhibit, CA. 

2011 Northwest Watercolor Society Open (international), WA.  

2011 International Society of Acrylic Painters Signature (online)

2011 Southwest Washington Fall Show, WA.    

2011 Waterworks 2011, Northwest Watercolor Society, WA.

2011 Georgia Watercolor Society Members Exhibit, GA. 

2011 Society of Washington Artists Spring Show, WA.  

2011 Columbian Artist 35th Annual Spring Show, WA.                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

2011 International Society of Acrylic Painters 14 th Annual, CA.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

2011 International Society of Acrylic painters 4th Online Exhibition                             

2011 Battleground Art Alliance Spring Show, WA.


2010 California Watercolor Association 41st International Exhibition, CA.
2010 Society of Washington Artists, WA.
2010 Waterworks, 2010, Northwest Watercolor Society, WA
2010 International Socierty of Acrylic Painters, CA.
2010 Southwest Watercolor Society Fall 2010 Exhibit, WA.
2010 Northwest Watercolor Society 60th Annual Open, WA
2010 Columbian Artist's 34th Annual Spring Show, WA.
2010 Northwest Watercolor Society, Waterworks, WA.                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2010 International Society of Acrylic painters,Online Exhibit, CA
2010 Battle Ground Art Alliance 8th Annual Spring Show, WA.
2010 Art Infinity Gallery's International Winter Expo (online)
2010 Northwest Watercolor Society 60th Annual Open, WA

 


2009 NEWS: North East Watercolor Society 33rd Annual International Exhibit, CT.
2009 Kudos International Art Exhibit, Online
2009 Waterworks, Wa
2009 International Society of Acrylic Painters 2nd Online Exhibit
2009 Southwest Watercolor Society Fall Show, WA
2009 Fall Expo 2009, International, Online
2009 Puyallup Fair Fine Art Show, WA.
2009 Waterworks 2009, WA.
2009 Peninsula Art League's Seventh Annual Open, WA.
2009 Infinity Art Gallery International Exhibit Online
2009 12th Annual ISAP International Exhibition, CA
2009 Capitol City Visual Arts Exhibit 34th Annual, WA.
2009 Battle Ground Art Alliance 8th Annual Spring Show, WA.
2009 Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 40th National Juried Fine Art Exhibit, WA.
2009 Columbian Artist's 33rd Annual Spring Show, WA.


2008 International Society of Acrylic Painters First Online Exhibit
2008 New England Watercolor Society 11th Biennial, MA.
2008 Kudos Art International Exhibit, Online
2008 New England Watercolor Society, MA

2008 Western Washinton State Fair, WA
1998 Barrett House Galleries, N.Y.
1998 Hot Flashes Women as Art, WA
1997 Showcase ’97 (international) OR.
1997 Connecting Waters, 1997, WA
1997 Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, PA.
1997 Ocean Shores, WA.
1997 Eastern Watercolor Society,WA.
1996 Puyallup Fair Fine Art Show, WA.
1994 Alexandria Museum September Competition (international) LA.
1994 NPUAG National,NE.
1993 Inland Exhibition XXXIX: San Bernardino County Museum,(international)
1993 12th Annual League of American Pen Women, AR.
1993 Evergreen Artist National Open Exhibition, WA.
1993 Pacific Lutheran University, WA.
1993 Showcase ’93 (international), OR.
1993 Olympia State Capitol Museum, WA.
1992 Western Washington State Fair, WA.
1992 Pacific Lutheran University, WA.
1992 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Competition, OR.
1992 Olympia State Capitol Museum,WA.
1992 Arts Crawl, WA.
1992 Summer Arts, WA.
1992 Lewis County Art League, WA.
1992 Showcase ’92 (international),OR.
1991 Lewis County Art League, WA
1990 Olympia State Capital Museum,WA.
1990 Pacific Lutheran University, WA.
1990 Northwest Print Biannual, OR.
1990 Lewis County Art League, WA
1989 Olympia State Capital Museum,WA.
1989 Pacific Lutheran University, WA.
1989 Saint John’s Religious Arts(international) CA.
1989 Cal ’89 (international),CA.
1989 Lewis County Art League,WA.
1988 Cal ’88, (international),CA.
1988 Saint John’s Religious Arts(international,CA.
1983 Lewis County Art League, WA.
1983 Society of Washington Artist, WA.
1983 Paper in Particular, Columbia College, MI.
1983 Associated Arts of Ocean Shores, WA.
1983 Pacific States Print and Drawing Exhibition, HI.
1982 Olympia State Capital Museum, WA.
1982 Pacific Lutheran University, WA.
1882 Pacific Northwest Arts, WA.
1982 Coos Museum November Annual, OR.
1982 Saint John’s Religious Arts(international), CA.
1982 Lakewood Artist Annual, WA.
1982 YWCA Women in Art, WA.
1982 Society of Washington Artist, WA.
1981 Coos Museum November Annual, OR.
1981 Western Washington State Fair, WA.
1981 YWCA Women in Art, WA.
1981 Pacific Northwest Arts, WA.
1981 Society of Washington Artist, WA.
1980 Coos Museum November Annual, WA.
1980 Pacific Northwest Arts, WA.
1980 Lakewood Artist Annual, WA.
1980 YWCA Women in Art , WA.
1980 Society of Washington Artist, WA.
1980 Associated Arts of Ocean Shores,WA.
1980 Trojan, OR.
1980 Columbian Artists, WA.
1980 Associated Arts of Ocean Shores, WA.
1979 Trojan, OR
1979 Western Washington State Fair, WA.
1979 Saint John’s Religious Arts (international), WA.
1979 Lakewood Artist Annual, WA.
1979 Columbian Artist, WA
1979 YWCA Women in Art, WA.
1979 Art Expose’ , WA.
1979 Yakima Society of Artist, WA.
1979 California State Fair, CA.
1979 Associated Arts of Ocean Shores, WA.
1979 Placerville Open, CA.
1979 Auburn AAUW, CA.
1978 Western Washington State Fair, WA.
1978 Associated Arts of Ocean Shores, WA.
1977 Lodi Art Annual, CA.
1976 NCA, CA.
1976 Saint John’s Religious Arts (international) CA.
1976 Haggin Art Museum, CA.
1976 Modesto Spring Show, CA.
1976 Lodi Art Annual, CA.
1976 Auburn AAUW, CA.
1975 Haggin Art Museum, CA.
1975 Roseville Membership Open, CA.
1975 Modesto Spring Show, CA.
1975 Town and Country Art Festival, CA.                                     

                                                                               SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITS

                                                                 2017, The Broadway Gallery, Washington

                                                                 2012, 2010: Lord & mcCord Art Works, Washington

                                                                 2010 Koth Gallery, Feature Artist for 2010, Washington 

                                                                2010 Broadway Gallery, Washington
                                                                2008 Connecting Waters, Washington
                                                                2008 2007, 1998, 1988, Broadway Gallery, Washington
                                                                2003 Pacific University, Oregon
                                                                1998 Barrett House Galleries, New York 
                                                                1999 Grants Pass Museum of Art, Oregon
                                                                1999 Chico Art Center, CA.
                                                                1999 Chemeketa Community College, Oregon
                                                                1995 Museum of the Ozark’s NALP Winners, Arkansas
                                                                1994 Sinclair College, Pennsyvania
                                                                1994 Lower Columbia College Faculty Show, Washington
                                                                1994 Clatsop Gallery, Oregon
                                                                1991 1978, Lower Columbia College, Washington
                                                                1990 1989, Art Works Gallery, California
                                                                1984 1983, 1982, Tacoma Art Museum’s, “The Night Tacoma Danced”, WA.
                                                                1990 Northwest Print Biannual Traveling exhibit, OR.
                                                                1983 Coos Art Museum, OR.

PERMANENT COLLECTION 
Grants Pass Museum of Art, Grants Pass, OR.

Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.

Lower Columbia College, Longview, WA.
Saint John’s Lutheran Church (purchase award from international competition), CA.

 

 

                                                                                 Signature MEMBERSHIPS

                                                                                    California Watercolor Association

                                                                                      International Society of Acrylic Painters               

                                                                                      Northwest Watercolor Society

                                                                                      Georgia Watercolor Society

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Lord & McCord's Artworks
Position: Instructor for painting, printmaking, & various workshops.
Longview, WA. Presently

Lower Columbia College, Longview, WA.
Position: Painting and printmaking instructor
Longview, WA. 1986 – 1995

Centralia College
Position: Painting instructor
Centralia, WA. 1980 – 1982

Broadway Gallery
Position: Painting, drawing, printmaking instructor
Longview, WA. 1984 – 1994 & 2006 - 2009

 

                                                                                   EDUCATION

                                                Felting workshops: Polly Sterling 2010 (nuno felt), Judith Dios (3D rosettes) 2012, Maria Friese (vessels) 2017


                                                Safe etching and photo etching workshop with Keith Howard
                                                Studied: Non-toxic etching and photo intaglio
                                                Peace River, Canada, 1994

                                                Lower Columbia College
                                               Studied: Drawing and printmaking
                                               Longview, Washington – 1983 & 1990

                                               American River College
                                               Studied: Drawing and Design
                                               Sacramento, California, 1974 - 1975

 

GALLERIES REPRESENTED BY

McThread's Wearable Art & fiber art (owner, curator), Longview, WA 2008 - present

Island Gallery, Bainbridge, WA. 2017

ArTrails WA. 2017