"Because of her creative talents and dedication to historical accuracy,"....EARLY AMERICAN LIFE magazine has chosen Heide as one of their distinguished craftspeople in their Directory of Traditional American Crafts.
Heide won the Director's Choice Award for New Artist Body of Work at the Desert Caballeros Western Museum's Cowgirl Up! art show in Wickenburg, Arizona.
Heide received 2 awards in "A Timeless Legacy: Women Artists of Glacier National Park" at the Hockaday Museum in Kalispell, Montana...
Lucile Van Slyck Display Award
Chosen as the best presentation of three paintings by one artist.
Hilda Lee Hatlen Purchase Award
Annual purchase by the Hatlen Family of the painting "Indian Summer" for donation to the Hockaday Museum Permanent Collection of Paintings.