Creative Works

Welcome to the NLAPW Galleries

Pen Women can qualify in three creative classifications:
Art, Letters and Music.


We showcase works by members in all the disciplines. Our high-quality print magazine is your print connection to the artistry of Pen Women across the country.

The Pen Woman magazine is included in membership and is also available for purchase.






Art of the Week Gallery

Poem of the Week Series


Vinnie Ream exhibit at Karpeles Museum

Large Blues by Katie Turner


Art Member Features, Awards and Submissions

In the studio with… 

2016 Biennial Art Awards Gallery

2016 Vinnie Ream Medal for Art



Blog: Creative Inspirational Wisdom

Blog: It’s a Creative Business


Letters Member Features, Awards and Submissions

2016 Biennial Letters Award winners

2016 Vinnie Ream Medal for Letters

Writing by NLAPW Members:

In the bookstore

New book reviews




Nancy Bloomer Deussen’s “Trinity Alps” winning music

Music Member Features, Awards and Submissions

Music Features

2016 Biennial Music Awards

2016 Vinnie Ream Medal for Music

2016 Vinnie Ream Medal for Multi-discipline




Submissions for NLAPW Galleries

You must be an active, associate or student member of NLAPW to submit work for the website.

Art: Please send your artwork for consideration for our on-line gallery to the National Art Chair, Pat Setser,

Letters: Please send book announcement requests to the National Letters Chair, Dr. Evelyn Bethune,

Music: Please send music member information, bios, links to music and photos for inclusion in our Music Member Profiles page in the music gallery to Dr. M.J. (Sunny), National Music Chair,


Patricia Dennis of the Santa Clara Branch captured this image November 2016 when the super moon was the biggest and brightest in nearly seven decades.