Lifetime Award for Excellence in the Arts, 1993

Saskatchewan Order of Merit, 1993

Lifetime Award for Excellence in the Arts, 1993 - Ruth Pawson

Ruth Pawson is of the representational school of landscape painters, working in oils. She is known and loved for her painting and her years of teaching in the rural and Regina school systems and at the University of Regina. Ruth Pawson received the majority of her art education at the Emma Lake Summer School of Art and the Banff School of Fine Arts. She has had solo exhibitions at the Dunlop Art Gallery in Regina, and has appeared in many group shows around the province. Her work is kept in many school collections as well as other Saskatchewan art collections and the National Gallery in Ottawa.