Professional Experience

Education

19821983 American Academy of Art, Chicago IL

Workshops with Romel De la Torre, Clayton Beck, Michelle Dunaway, Deborah Paris and Brian Stuart

Affiliations

American Impressionist Society, Signature Member

Oil Painters of America, Signature Member

American Women Artists, Signature Member

Portrait Society of America, Associate Member

Museum Shows

2018      Rockwell Museum, American Women Artists, Corning NY

2017      Cedarburg Art Museum, Solo Show, Cedarburg WI

Juried Shows

2017 American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition, Montgomery-Lee Gallery of  Fine Art Park City UT

Northern National Art Competition, Nicolet Art Gallery, Rhinelander, WI    Award of Excellence

2016 Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Show, Eisele Gallery of Fine Art, Cincinnati, Ohio

American Impressionist Society National Show, Howard/Mandeville Gallery in Kirkland WA

Oil Painters of America Online Showcase

2015 Virtuosos of the Oil Painters of America, Salgamundi Club, New York, NY

Oil Painters of America Salon Show, Beverly McNeil Gallery in Birmingham, Alabama

Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Exhibition of Traditional Oils, Eckert& Ross Fine Art, Indiana

16th National Exhibition of the American Impressionist Society, Trailside Galleries, Scottsdale, AZ

2014 Oil Painters of America National Juried Exhibition, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington VT

American Women Artists 17th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Addison Art Gallery, Orleans,MA Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Show, Eisele Gallery of Fine Art, Cincinnati, OH American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition, Abend Gallery, Denver CO

2013 Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Show, McBride Gallery, Annapolis MD

Plein Air Easton, Easton MD

Oil Painters of America National Juried Exhibition, InSight Gallery, Fredricksburg Tx

Oil Painters of America Salon Show, Petoskey MI

2012 Oil painters of America Eastern Regional Show, Bennington Art Center, Bennington VT

Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Show, Addison Art Gallery, Orleans, MA

2011 Door County Plein Air Invitational, Door County, WI

Salon International, Green House Gallery of Fine Art, San Antonio, TX

Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Exhibition, Wilmington, NC

2010 OPA Eastern Regional Exhibition, Wilmington, NC

Door County Plein Air Invitational, Door County, WI

Wayne Plein Air Festival, Wayne, PA

2009 Door County Plein Air Invitational, Door County, WI Telluride Plein Air Festival, Telluride, CO

Wayne Plein Air Festival, Wayne ,PA

Awards

2017   Bold Brush Competition, Finalist

            Northern National Art Competition,     Award of Excellence

2016   Cedarburg Plein Air Festival, Honorable mention

2014    Cedarburg Plein Air Festival, Best in Show

            Cedarburg Plein Air Festival, 2nd Place Quick Paint

2013    Between the Bluffs Plein Air, LaCrosse WI, Best in Show

            Between the Bluffs Plein Air, La Crosse WI, 1st place quick paint

           Cedarburg Plein Air, Cedarburg WI, Honorable Mention, Artists Choice

2012   Cedarburg Plein Air, Cedarburg WI, Honorable Mention

2011    Richeson 75 Wisconsin Plein Air Exhibit, BergstromMahler Museum,  Best in  Show

2010    Colorado Mountain Plein Air, Buena Vista, CO, 2nd Place

             Red Wing Plein Air Festival, Red Wing, Minnesota, Best Quick Paint, Award of Excellence

              Beloit Plein Air, Beloit Wisconsin, Best of Show

              International Fine Art Painting Competition,  Best Portrait/ Figurative

2009      Milwaukee Plein Air, Milwaukee WI, 1st Place Award

              Wayne Plein Air June, Honorable Mention

Professional Experience, Teaching and Workshops

2017     Portrait Workshop, Stillwater MN

              Plein Air Workshop, Lake Zurich IL

2016      Judge, Red Wind Plein Air Festival, Red Wing MN

              Judge, Wisconsin Regional Art Program, LaCrosse WI

              Judge, Plein Air Hudson, Hudson WI

              Portrait Workshop, St Paul MN

              Intro to Oil Painting, LaCrosse WI

              Get Funky Get Loose! Viroqua WI

              Portrait Workshop, Peninsula School of Art, Fish Creek WI

2015     Judge, Cedarburg Plein Air Festival, Cedarburge WI

               Weekly Oil Painting class

2014      Judge, Between the Bluffs Plein Air

                Weekly Oil painting Class

               Plein Air Workshop, LaCrosse WI

               Portrait Workshop, Viroqua WI