Karyn Wiggill's Awards and Meritorious Achievements
DATE
EXHIBITION/PLACE
AWARD
NAME OF WORK
CERTIFICATE
October 2009
MASSA Annual Exhibition -Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg
Highly Commended
“I’m the Music Man”
April 2010
Benmore Gardens, Johannesburg
Highly Commended
“Child’s Play”
January 2011
MASF Annual Exhibition – Florida, USA
Best Work by a Young Artist
“Child’s Play”
January 2012
MASF Annual Exhibition – Florida, USA
First for Human Figure
“Attract Her”
March 2012
Elizabeth Specht Memorial Exhibition, California, USA
First for Seascape
“Building Sandcastles”
December 2012
MPSGS Annual Exhibition, Washington DC
Honourable Mention in the International Category
“Pit Stop”
November 2012
MASSA Annual Exhibition - Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg
Highly Commended
“Scooter Boy”
November 2012
World Federation of Miniatures Exhibition - Russia
Best Drawing
“Barrel of Fun”
November 2013
MASSA Annual Exhibition - Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg
Highly Commended
“Portrait of a Leopard”
January 2013
MASF Annual Exhibition – Florida, USA
Third Place for Drawing & Pastel
“Helping Out”
January 2014
MASF Annual Exhibition – Florida, USA
First Place for Drawing & Pastel
“Barrel of Fun”
November 2014
MASSA Annual Exhibition - Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg
Highly Commended
“Cape Eagle Owl”
July 2015
Elizabeth Specht Memorial Exhibition, California, USA
Second Place
"Fishing Boats"
November 2015
Miniature Art Society of SA, Johannesburg
Best Pencil Drawing
"Cape Eagle Owl"
October 2015
Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers, London, UK
Elizabeth Meek Award
“Portrait of a Rhino”
October 2015
Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers, London, UK
Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Award for the Best Collection of Five or more Miniature Works
"Old Man", "On the lookout", "African Fish Eagle", "Portrait of a Rhino", "Curious", "Me and my Dolly"
February 2016
6th World Federation of Miniaturists Exhibition, Johannesburg South Africa
Award of Excellence
“Mischief”




Major Accreditations
Obtained Associate Membership of the Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Engravers – London, UK – December 2013.





Publications
• Selected for publication in North Light Books' Strokes of Genius 5: Composition - 15 July 2012
• Selected to be included in the Who’s Who of Art publication – 36th Edition. UK publication.




Other Memberships
• Member of the Miniature Art Society of South Africa (MASSA)
• Member of the Botanical Art Society of South Africa (BAASA)
• Member of the Paint & Palette Society of South Africa






South African Artist Karyn Wiggill
pencil, watercolour, oil and miniatures
Edenvale, Johannesburg, South Africa