Every other year Lilly Oncology on Canvas staged an art contest with prizes for the cancer organization of the artist's choice. Susan Ringstad Emery received the distinction of 2014 winner of "Best Pastel by Family member/Caregiver" and appeared at the one-day gallery show at Grand Central Station in New York City. $1,500 was donated to the cancer charity of the artist's choice. The artwork appeared in a two-year traveling gallery beginning January 2015. Additional distinction of honorable mention in 2008 with work touring the nation with the traveling gallery.
2014: Outside Looking In
2012 "Looking for Healing and Hope in Cancer Land"
detail from "Looking for Healing and Hope in Cancer Land"