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, Ash Grove, Missouri

      [Sold “Summer’s Last Hurrah”]

September 2017

       “Autumn Bounty” -  Harvest Restaurant, Rogersville, Missouri  

July 2020

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

      [Sold "Rainbow Series.Purple", "Rainbow Series.Yellow", "Rainbow Series.Green",                  "Rainbow Series.Multi", "Pillsbury Collectible Cup 2", and "Maine Forrest"]

Invitational Exhibits:

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

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 1”]

March 2014

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

June 2019

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

October - December 2020

      Guest Artist - Fresh Gallery, Springfield, Missouri

 

Juried Exhibits:

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 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

October 2019

      “Blackout Show” - Obelisk Home Gallery, Springfield, Missouri 

September 2020

      "Collaborations" with Roxie Castro - Obelisk Home Gallery, Springfield, Missouri 

November 2020- January 2021

      "The Art of Collage" - Obelisk Home Gallery, Springfield, Missouri 

August 2022

      "Coming Home" - Obelisk Home Gallery, Springfield, Missouri

 

Charity Events:

June 2012

      Springfield Boy’s Choir Silent Auction, Springfield, Missouri

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

April 2014   

      Beaux Arts Ball, Springfield, Missouri

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

April 2019, August 2020, August 2021, August 2022

      “Birdhouse Auction” at Obelisk Home Gallery, Springfield, Missouri to benefit Habitat for          Humanity

Community Art 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 - 23rd ArtsFest - Springfield, Missouri 

2010 - 2014   Committee member - First Night event - Springfield, Missouri 

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

2016   Judge - Mt. Vernon Arts and Recreation Center Annual Regional Show in Mt. Vernon,        Missouri

2018   Judge - 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, City Utilities of Springfield,                   Missouri 

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

Guest Speaker - "Input + Output" Series - Springfield Art Museum, Springfield,                           Missouri, February 22, 2020

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, Springfield, Missouri

November 2013

      “Painting with Authority” workshop - John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, North              Carolina with Nan Cunningham

June 2014

      “The Seven Design Motifs” workshop at the Mary C. O’Keefe Center, Ocean Springs,                Mississippi with Nan Cunningham and Kris Byrd

August 2015

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

September 2016

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

October 2017

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

May 2018

      Still Life Workshop with Anna Valdez at Crystal Bridges Museum, Bentonville, Arkansas 

September 2019

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

July - August 2020

      "Painting: The Flower As Art" Online Course with Wendy Welch, Vancouver Island School        of Art

Residencies and Work Study:

September - October 2020

     Osage Arts Community, Belle, Missouri

March - May 2022

     John C. Campbell Folk School Work Study Program

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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