2014, October Plein Air of Mt Nebo at River Valley Arts Center of Russellville
2014 Continued Exhibit Hot Springs Fine Art Center
2014, April 12 Southern Watercolor Society Kerr Arts Culture Center
in Kerrville, Texas
2008- 2013 Artist Workshop Gallery in Hot Springs exhibit
2006 - '08 Fine Art Center of Hot Springs exhibit, workshop and president
2004 On-line at Theartsource.com and Art-Exchange.com
2003-2011 Arkansas Arts On Tour Roster with the Arkansas Arts Council
2002 American Art Gallery in Hot Springs, Arkansas
11/3/02 thru 11/29/02 River Valley Art Center, solo "The Summit View"
8/11/02 thru 9/04/02 Fort Smith Art Center with "Forest Frost" Series
7/10/01 thru 9/30/01 Walton Art Center "Forest Frost" Series
2001 Registered Arkansas artist with the Little Rock Art Council
4/01 On going display at the Fort Smith Art Center Gift Gallery
3 - 5/01 One person show in Stuttgart Grand Prairie Art Center
3/00 - 7/02 Blue Moon Gallery in Hot Spring, Arkansas
1989 - Present SWA Gallery in Mena, Arkansas
1990 Taylor's Contemporama in Hot Springs, Arkansas
1990 Hot Springs Art Center
1989 Artist Workshop in Hot Springs, Arkansas
How I have painted plain air accomplishments in the present years. 2017 June Won First Second and third in Steelville, Missouri Art Council Paint out.
2017, May won First place at Cotter Plain Air event
2015 Cotter AR Plein Aire First Place in Works on Paper
2013 MSW signiture statues Mid-Southern Watercolorist when accepted in five juried shows
2013 Best of Show in HSV Brush Strokes Juried art show
2013 Cotter AR Plein Aire Competition Won First Place in Works on Paper
2011 First Place in Daffodil Art Contest in Camden AR.
2010 Michaels art store in North Little Rock teaching acrylic classes on Thursdays.
2010 -2014 Teaching watercolor on three cruise lines, ten cruise ships.
2008 November Saline County Art Guild First Place and second place professional portrait and animal
2005 May Best of Show, four awards, three purchased at CACA Art Show in King AR.
2005 March accepted in Mid-Southern WS juried show and travel show for AR Art Centers
2004 Oct 1-3 Art on the Corner at Hot Springs Art Center
2004 Aug 1 - 27 Art Exhibit at Dianne Roberts Art Studio & Gallery
2004 May Hot Springs Fine Arts Center solo show
April 28, 04 Mike Francis came to The Summit House to paint on TV KARK-4
2004 Now at XU, International Art Gallery 610 Central Ave in Hot Springs, AR
2003 - '04 Juried into the Fort Smith Art Center National Art Competition.
2003 I am on the Arkansas Arts on Tour Roster with the Arkansas Arts Council.
2003 Member Mid-Southern Watercolor Society, two paintings accepted in the Historic Arkansas Museum show in Little Rock. Reception Dec. 2
2003 June Featured artist at American Art Gallery in Hot Springs.
2003 June Houston Watercolor Society Show received honorable mention out of 46 entries.
2003 Juried into the Missouri Watercolor National Show. www.mowsart.com
2002 I began giving watercolor workshops with Stanley Rames at 'The Summit House'.
2002 Best of Show at Little Rock State Fair in watercolor animal
10/02 First Place in animal painting and third in figure at SWA Gallery in Mena
8/02 Best of Show in Montgomery County Fair
2001 Award of Excellence in landscape, CACC show in King, AR
1999 Best of Show at "Ouachita Expression" by SWA in Mena, Arkansas, and other awards in landscape, still life and portrait.
1999 Best of show at Little Rock State Fair and District Fair in watercolor landscape.
I share my art work on social media face book page Cynthia Schanink Art. You are welcome to come friend me to stay connected with present activity.
The evening of each paint out day event, I have priced my unframed paintings not selected for competition.
I have painted Eureka Springs in many locations in the city and country. May 21 - 24 2018 from 5 - 7 pm at the Inn of the Ozarks Conference center is the exhibition of paintings to be sold during this time. Come and visit with me each evening as we share the work of the day.
April 18 - 28, 2018 in Augusta MO presented by www.augustspleinair.com . I will be painting the Vineyards of the Wine Country. June 4 - 9, 2018 will be at Gallery Zeke by the Steelville Arts Council in Steelville MO.