John is a member of the National Watercolor Society and a veteran of numerous one-man shows, major competitions and awards. His juried shows include the American Watercolor Society, the National Arts Club, Watercolor U.S.A., Rocky Mountain National Watermedia, New Mexico Museum of Fine Art, and National Academy of Design, New York City, NY.
UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO ALUMNI HALL OF FAME.
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO.
UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD.