BIOGRAPHY

Education and Training

  • 1981  BA  Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Indiana
  • Continuing Education:
  • 2011-2013 – Academy of Realist Art, Boston Mass.
  • 1996 – 2005 –  Studied under Portrait Artist Katherine Smit, Duxbury, MA
  • 2001-2004  – Summer Portrait Workshop; Master Painter, Daniel Green, North Salem, CT
  • 2003  – Summer Portrait Workshop, Master Painter, Constance Flavell Pratt,Norwell, MA
  • 1997-2001 – Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Art Institute of Chicago, Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Shows and Awards 

  • 2006-2016: Annual Open Studios Show, 4th Floor Artists, Rockland, MA
  • 2015 :   North River Art Society, Focus on Figures, Honorable Mention,                       Drawing/Pastel
  •  2014:  North River Art Society, Focus on Figures, Second Place, Drawing/ Pastel
  •  2013:  Duxbury Art Association Winter Juried Show, 2nd Place, Drawing/Pastel
  •  2011:   Bumpus Gallery Past Presidents Show
  • 2007:   Solo Show, Ventress Gallery, Marshfield, MA
  • 2005:    Pembroke Public Library, Solo Show
  • 2005:   Plympton Public Library, Group Show – The Yellow House
  •  2003 – Duxbury Art Association, Member Show, First Place, Drawing/Pastel

Memberships

Portrait Society of America

Duxbury Art Association

North River Art Association

President, Board of Trustees, Helen Bumpus Gallery, Duxbury, Mass. (2003-2004)