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Scholarship Program

Lynn Thomas WAOW Scholarship Fund - Created in honor of Emeritus Lynn Thomas, this fund is a scholarship account to be used for particular art related causes (from any qualified instructor across the United States) which our WAOW board will vote upon as an appropriate use for memorial/donated funds. We accept donations in honor of friends, family, and WAOW members. Corporations, individuals and WAOW member donations are appreciated. see below

Lynn Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund Application

Congratulations to Julie Gowing Hayes, recipient of the 2022 Scholarship

Checks may be sent to our bookkeeper, Don Pederson at the following address:

Don Pederson

17648 Fan Palm Lane

Riverside, CA 92503


WAOW to WAOW Scholarship Program -

Classes donated by a WAOW for a must apply. Info HERE
Available soon:
  • Dee Kirkham, WAOW Master,  online learning opportunity worth $900+ . Visit Dee's website HERE

  • Beth Zink, Associate....offering FOUR "full of fun" one day/all day workshops at her Studio in Cave Creek, AZ. Each class has a different theme/subject. All supplies included. Valued at $195.00 each. Website HERE

  • Amy Evans offers one private hour critique and/or mentoring via Zoom.  Website HERE


Women Artists of the West Remembers

The WAOW scholarship fund is currently accepting donations in honor of loved ones, family friends and past members.

Cherished WAOWs we want to honor in our thoughts and hearts:


Ally Benbrook  
Fay Bohlayer

Nana Carrillo
Jane Coulombe
Sarah Elliott
Sherryl Paula Evans
Suzanne Ferguson
Michelle Gladish
Marilyn Heed
Molly Kohlschreiber
Margot Lennartz
Irish McCalla
Mabel Palmer
Lois Montoya Rumohr
Ann Templeton
Mary Thompson
Lynn Thomas
Linda Walker
Lidabelle Wylie

Linda Wacaster

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Cheryl Harley-Volz - Scholarship Chair
donate to scholarship fund
Generous WAOWs who teach...would you be interested in donating a space in your workshop?  It can be an online or in-person event.

Get in touch so we can start working together.

Thanks for submitting!
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