Group Exhibits:

June 2010

      “Second Annual Members' Exhibit” – Springfield Regional Arts Council, Springfield, Missouri   

June 2011

      “Third Annual Members' Exhibit” – Springfield Regional Arts Council,  Springfield, Missouri  

      Featured in the email blast and on the printed brochure.

February 2012

      “Hearts for the Arts” – Springfield Regional Arts Council, Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “Our Hearts Washed Ashore on Iona”]

June 2013

      “Fifth Annual Members' Exhibit” – Springfield Regional Arts Council, Springfield, Missouri  

August 2013

      “Food Fresh From the Farm” – Drury University C-Street Gallery, Springfield, Missouri - Invitational Show

September 2013

      “Storefront Studio Artists” – Springfield Regional Arts Council, Springfield, Missouri   

February 2014

      “I See Red” – Springfield Regional Arts Council,  Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “Farmers’ Market”]

March 2014

      “Metamorphosis” – Springfield Regional Arts Council,  Springfield, Missouri 

June 2019

      “Art in the Garden” - Phelps Grove Neighborhood Association - Springfield, Missouri - Invitational Show

October 2019

     “Blackout Show” - “Longest March-Longest War” - Obelisk Home Gallery - Springfield, Missouri - Invitational Show

 

Juried Exhibits:

June 2010

      “1st Annual Art for Haiti” – The Gallery at National Avenue; National Avenue Christian Church, Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “Haitian Sky” and “Hills of Haiti”]

June 2011

      “2nd Annual Art for Haiti” – The Gallery at National Avenue; National Avenue Christian Church, Springfield, Missouri 

June 2011

      “Till All Are Fed” – The Gallery at National Avenue; National Avenue Christian Church, Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “Haitian Dinner”]

August 2011

      “Benefit for Joplin” – Good Girl Art, Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “Springfield Sunflower”]

November 15 – December 15, 2011

      “White River Painting Exhibit” – Ralph Foster Museum, Point Lookout, Missouri 

June 2013

      “4th Annual Art for Haiti” – The Gallery at National Avenue; National Avenue Christian Church, Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “Blue Cow”]

January 14 — March 16 2014

      “Perspective: Three Artists” at Springfield-Branson National Airport’s Sky Gallery, Springfield, Missouri

September - December, 2016

        "Joint Show" - Elliott, Robinson and Company - Springfield, Missouri

        [Sold "CRM Roses", "Riotous Reds", "January Seed Catalog Blues" and "Lovely Lilacs”]

May 2018

      “Six Show” - Maschino’s - Springfield, Missouri

March 23 - October 20, 2019

      “Art in Our City” - Springfield Art Museum - Springfield, Missouri

 

Charity Events:

June 2012

      Springfield Boy’s Choir Silent Auction  

      [Sold “Top of the World”, “Access + Food = Justice1” and “Access + Food = Justice2”]

 

April 2014   

      Beaux Arts Ball  

      [Sold “Next Step, Salsa” and “Bean Pod”]

April 2019

      “Birdhouse Auction 2019” at Obelisk Home Gallery to benefit Habitat for Humanity

 

Solo Shows:

January, 2013

      “The Colors of Joy” – Good Girl Art Gallery - Springfield, Missouri        

      [Sold “Friends”, “On the Fields of Barley” and “Hiking Encounter”]

March, 2013

      Moxie Cinema Gallery – Springfield, Missouri  

      [Sold “View of Mull”]

December, 2015

         "Summer Song" - Obelisk Home Gallery - Springfield, Missouri

      [Sold "Invitation"]

June, 2016

       "Fleurages 2.0" - Tea Bar and Bites Cafe - Springfield, Missouri

        [Sold "Fantasy Field" and "The Dandies”]

February 2019

      Ash Grove Public Library 

      [Sold “Summer’s Last Hurrah”]

September 2017

       “Autumn Bounty” -  Harvest Restaurant - Rogersville, Missouri  

 

Community Arts Work:

2010 - 2013 and 2013 - 2016   Board Member, Springfield Regional Arts Council

2012   Participant in first “Yarn Bombing” event in Springfield, Missouri
     in conjunction with the 2012 First Night Celebration.

2013   Judge for the 23rd ArtsFest in Downtown Springfield, Missouri 

2010 - 2014   Committee member for the First Night event

2013   Juried artist in the first “Giving Meter” program sponsored by the City of Springfield, Downtown Springfield, the Community Improvement District and the Urban District Alliance

2016   Judge for the Mt. Vernon Arts and Recreation Center (MARC) Annual Regional Show in Mt. Vernon, MO

2018   Judge for Arts Rolla Annual Open Art Exhibit in Rolla, Missouri

In the Press:

Feature piece “Artist’s first solo show celebrates nature’s beauty”
   in the Springfield, Missouri News-Leader Weekend Section, January 17, 2013

Feature article in The Connection, in-house publication of City Utilities of Springfield, Missouri 

Feature piece “Perspective: Three Artists” at airport’s Sky Gallery”
   in the Springfield, Missouri  News-Leader Weekend Section, February 27, 2014

 

 

Education:

Spring 1984

      B.A. in Drawing and Printmaking from the University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky

Fall 2006 – Spring 2011

      Studied under Todd Lowery and Jackie Warren – Drury University

November 2013

      “Painting with Authority” workshop at the John C. Campbell Folk School with Nan Cunningham

June 2014

      “The Seven Design Motifs” workshop at the Mary C. O’Keefe Center in Ocean Springs, Mississippi 

with Nan Cunningham and Kris Byrd

August 2015

      “Guerrilla Warfare Painting” workshop at the John C. Campbell Folk School with Robin Popp

September 2016

      Studied Abstract Art under Moe Brooker at the Alabama Arts Colony in Alexander City, Alabama

October 2017

      Independent Study with Patt Odom at the Alabama Arts Colony in Alexander City, Alabama

April 2019

      Independent Study with Farley Lewis at Splatter Art + Studio in Springfield, Missouri

September 2019

      “Still Life Workshop” with Sari Shryack at Julie Ahmad Gallery in Austin, Texas

Memberships:

Springfield Regional Arts Council (2010 to present)

Fresh Gallery (August 2017 - March 2019)

Visual Artist Alliance of Springfield (March 2019 to present)

New Painting Group (August 2018 to present): a monthly critique group 

Best of Missouri Hands (Juried Member July 2016 to present)

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