b. 1975, U. S.

The Cleveland Institute of Art, Bachelors of Fine Art, 1999

Southwestern College, Masters of Art Therapy, 2003

Selected Group Exhibitions                                                                                                    

UP AND COMING:

2019 AIMAE (ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MAIL ART EXHIBIT) MAY 30, VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA, Federation of Canadian Artists

Home, 10” x 8”, Acrylic, Thread

MEMBERS BIG ART SHOW, JULY 6, THE ELK GROVE FINE ARTS CENTER, ELK GROVE, CA

Transparency, 36” x 36”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite, on Birch panel

2019 CLEVELAND INSTITUTE OF ART ALUMNI EXHIBITION, JULY 12, CLEVELAND, OH

Golden Road, 10” x 8”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

Under Water, 20” x 24”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

2019 KVIE ART AUCTION, OCTOBER 4-6, SACRAMENTO, CA

Golden, 30” x 30”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

2019:

BNSA (BIG NAMES, SMALL ART) ART AUCTION, CROCKER ART MUSEUM, MAY 23, SACRAMENTO, CA

In Between, 10” x 8”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

Magnum Opus 30, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sacramento, CA

Transparency, 36” x 36”, Ink, Acrylic, Graphite, Charcoal, on Birch panel

Petal, 30” x 30”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

7th Annual 2019 Open Fine Arts Competition, Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, CA

Under Water, 20” x 24”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

2018:

63rd Open International Exhibition, Bold ExpressionsNorCal Arts, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sacramento, CA

Holiday, 30” x 30”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

Candy Heart, 36” x 36”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

 13th National Juried ExhibitionAxis Gallery, Sacramento, CA

Transparency, 36” x 36”, Ink, Acrylic, Graphite, Charcoal, on Birch panel

 Small TreasuresElk Grove Fine Arts Center, Elk Grove, CA

Red Desert series #1-#5, 5” x 7”, Acrylic Ink, on Wood

 Creativity Matters, Alumni Show, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Float, Transparency, Paperweight, 4.5” x 4.5”, Mixed Media

 Green,Webster Arts, St. Louis, MO

This is Green, 30” x 30”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

 Micro/Macro ExhibitionFoundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO

 Float, Bleed, Transparency, 4.5” x 4.5”, Mixed Media

 2017:

Arbitrary Color, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO

 Ghost Mesa, 12” x 16”, Chalk, Pastel, on Sanded paper

 Awards                                                                                                                                      

2019 Second Place, Magnum Opus 30, for Transparency, 36” x 36”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite, on Birch panel

2019 Second Place, 7th Annual 2019 Open Fine Arts Competition, for Under Water, 20” x 24”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

2018 Best of Show, 63rdOpen International Exhibition, Bold Expressions, for Candy Heart, 36” x 36”, Acrylic, Ink, Graphite

Membership                                                                                                                               

2018 Associate Member, The Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, Elk Grove, CA