LYNNE K. RAILSBACK
AWARD-WINNING BOTANICAL ARTIST

2014

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield MO. "Watercolor USA", Robert E. Goodier Award, "Roadside Thistle" Cirsium altissimum

2013

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO. "Watercolor USA", Patron Purchase & Canson Excellence in Arts Awards, "Squaw Root" Conopholis americana

Racine Art Museum, Watercolor Wisconsin, Merit Award, Bulrush, Scirpus atrovirons

2012

The American Society of Botanical Artists, "Small Works Exhibition", Award of Outstanding Merit,
"American Hazelnut", Corylus americana

2011

Center for the Visual Arts Wausau, WI "Midwest Seasons"
Award of Honor
"Box Elder Branch" Acer negundo

2010

Racine Art Museum, "Watercolor Wisconsin "
Jacqueline Pease Miller Purchase Award for the Racine Art Museum's permanent collection &  Third Place Award,"Carrion Berry" Smilax herbacea

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO. "Watecolor USA",Artist's Magazine Award
"Wild Parsnip Root"  Pastinaca sativa

2009

The Horticultural Society of New York & ASBA 12th Annual International Juried Exhibition
Best in Show
"Purple Fountain Grass" Pennisetum sectaceum

2008

New York State Museum, Albany, NY. "Focus on Nature X",
Purchase Award
“Wild Lupine” Lupinus perennis

2007

Center for the Visual Arts, Wausau, WI. “Midwest Winter Exhibition”
Peoples State Bank Award
“Motherwort” Leonurus cardiaca

Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, MO. “Watercolor USA”
Patron Purchase Award & Elsie Petersen Memorial Award
“Large Green Teasel” Dipsacus laciniatus

2006

Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society, Edinburgh, UK. “Gardening Scotland”
Silver Medal in Botany for 8 images titled“Florida Flora” including:
“Clock Vine”, Thunbergia grandiflora

2004

Rotary Gardens, Janesville, WI. “Art at the Gardens”
Purchase Award
“Queen Anne’s Lace”, Daucus carota

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ. “GNSI Exhibition”
Curator’s Award in Botany for 3 mages including:
“Common Milkweed” Asclepias syriaca

Anderson Art Center, Kenosha, WI. “Winter Exhibition”
Solo Exhibition Award
“Hong Kong Orchid” Bauhinia blakeana

2003

Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Art, Racine, WI. "Watercolor Wisconsin”
Purchase Award
“Maple Leaf Lace” Acer