I was born in Missoula Montana and educated at the University of Montana. I have lived most of my adult life in Seattle where I studied drawing, printmaking and painting at Cornish College of the Arts.

INTERNATIONAL/NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITIONS

  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 2011
  • Southwestern Watercolor Society Exhibition 2010
    • St. Cuthberts Mill Award
  • Montana Watercolor Society Show 2009
    • Founder’s Award Winner
  • Northwest Watercolor Society Waterworks Show 2008
  • Montana Watercolor Society Show 2007
  • National Watercolor Society 86th Annual Exhibition 2006
  • National Watercolor Society 86th Annual Travelling Exhibition 2006
  • Northwest Watercolor Society Open Show 2006
    • Winsor Newton Award Winner
  • Northwest Watercolor Society Open Show 2005

REGIONAL JURIED EXHIBITIONS

  • Renton River Days – Purchase Prize Winner
  • EAFA 34th Annual Art Exhibition – First Place Winner
  • Selected to design for PONCHO “Pinned to Art” Benefit Auction 2008
  • PONCHO Art Auction 2007

GALLERY SHOWS

  • Arts West Gallery “Fractured Moments” January 2008
  • Kaewyn Gallery “Small Works” April 2007
  • Upstairs Gallery “Six in the City” April, 2006

PUBLICATIONS

  • "Homeward Bound" to be published in Artistic Touch 4 by Christine M. Unwin
  • “Bistro 110” published Spring 2007 in American Artist’s Magazine
  • “Sun Dress” published September 2005 Palette Magazine

SIGNATURE MEMBERSHIPS

  • National Watercolor Society
  • Northwest Watercolor Society

My paintings have been purchased by the City of Renton and Highline Medical Center as well as by various individuals.