Calvin deRuyter
Awards:

"Glassy Waters," Award of Merit, Northstar Watermedia Exhibition, Nov 2013
"Cloud Waves," Award of Excellence, Northstar Watercolor Exhibition, Nov 2012
"On The Hill," Merit Award, 19th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Red River Watercolor Soceity, June 2012
"Grey Skies,"
Honorable Mention, Northstar Watercolor Exhibition, Nov 2011
"Grey Skies," Art Materials Award, 18th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Red River Watercolor Soceity, June 2011
"Grey Skies," both a 2nd Place and a Member's Choice Award, Professional Division, Artists of Minnesota 2011 Spring Convention, April 2011
"Hilltop," Award of Merit, Northstar Watercolor Exhibition, Nov 2010
"Fall Shower Passing Us By," Honors award, 17th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Red River Watercolor Soceity, Apr 2010
"Fall Shower Passing Us By," Chosen as the cover art for the 2010 NorthEast Minneapolis Arts Assocation Catalog, an artist's assocation with 600+ members
"Fall Shower Passing Us By," People's Choice Award, Northstar Watercolor Exhibition, Dec 2009
"Fall Shower Passing Us By,"
Award of Excellence, 2009 Northstar Watercolor Exhibition, Nov 2009
"Clouds Over The Plains,"
Honorable Mention Award, Hopkins Center for the Arts, 2009 Membership Exhibition
"Clouds Over The Plains," Jack Richeson & Co, Inc. Award, Red River Watercolor Society Annual Show, 2008
"Grazing," Award of Excellence, March Madness Show, Robbin Gallery, 2008
"The Opening," Award of Excellence, March Madness Show, Robbin Gallery, 2008
“The Inlet,” Second Place, Artists of Minnesota Spring Show, 2007
“The Inlet,” Creative Originality Award, Artists of Minnesota Spring Show, 2007
“The Last Harvest,” Award of Merit, NorthStar Watercolor Society 2006 Fall Member Show
“The Inlet,” Award of Merit, Extremely Minnesota 2006,  Robbins Gallery, Robbinsdale
“Mountain Wildflower,” Honors, Gallery 96, 2005 Fall Exhibit
“Johnson Barn #1,” Mathison’s Award, 2005 12th Annual Red River National Juried Exhibition
“Johnson Barn #2,” Best of Show, NorthStar 2004 Fall Exhibition
“Johnson Barn #1,” Best of Show, Extremely Minnesota 2004, Robbins Gallery, Robbinsdale
“Foggy Morn,” Honors, Extremely Minnesota 2004, Robbins Gallery, Robbinsdale
“Elevation #2,” Best of Show, NorthStar  2003 Fall Exhibition
“Mountain Wildflower,” Honors, Minnesota Watercolor Society, 2003 Fall Exhibition