Booth #407

Artist Bio:
BA, Writing and Editing, NCSU
BFA Painting and Drawing, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
MFA Painting and Drawing, James Madison University, VA

Exhibitions and Awards (Representative recent listing)
2019 Chateau Orquevaux Residency, France
One Person Exhibition CPCC Campus, Charlotte, NC
“Loom” Exhibition, Fort Mills, SC
North Ridge Gala Juried Exhibition, Raleigh, NC

2018 Featured artist Double Vision: Artists In Ireland” Caldwell Arts Council, Lenoir, NC
“Plein Air Painters of NC”, Kings Mountain, NC Invitational exhibition
Residency, Listowel, Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way” St John’s Theater, Listowel, Ireland
“Paint Out”, Listowel, Ireland Second Place
From Suitcase to Studio” Art History Lecture, Listowel, Ireland
“Fishes, Frogs and Chandeliers,” Two person Exhibition, AllenTate Gallery, Charlotte, NC
“Dreams, Interpreted” Awaken Gallery, Mt. Holly,NC
Regular contributor to “Ask An Expert” on Art topics

2017 One month Residency, Paris, France
Unfettered and Alive,” Pop-Up Exhibition, Paris, France
Invitational, “Dream House,” Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA
Recipient Olive Stack Residency in Ireland
Hilton Head Biennial National Juried Exhibition
“Back to The Garden” National Juried Exhibition, Third Place
Ciel Gallery, Best in Show
“Ireland: Beyond the Green” Exhibition, Listowel, Ireland

2016 “Build” National Juried exhibition. Ciel Gallery. Best in Show
“Back to the Garden,” national juried exhibition, Ciel Gallery
Visual Arts Exchange, national juried exhibition, Raleigh, NC
ArtsPop! Arts and Science Billboard Winner
“Monet and the Impressionists,” Invitational, Telfair Museum, Savannah Ga,
Recipient Olive Stack Residency in Ireland
“Capturing Kerry” 2 person exhibition, Listowel, Ireland
“Native Plants,” Blowing Rock Museum, NC

2015 High Point Paint Out “Best Quick Paint,”
“Carolina’s Got Art,” Elder Gallery, Charlotte, NC
“With a Little Help from My Friends,” Hickory Museum of Art
“Woods Interiors” Highpoint Theater Art Galleries
“Carolina’s Got Art” Elder Gallery, Charlotte
“Passions of Italy,” national juried exhibition CP Gallery, NY

2012 Mint Hill Juried Art Exhibition First Place Award Oil Category
Mooresville NC Plein Air Competition First and Second Place

2011 “The American Still Life” A national juried exhibitBascom Museum, Highlands, NC First Place Award
“Sensuous Italy” A juried exhibition, Broome Street Gallery, NY, NY

2010 Mint Hill Juried Competition (Third Place)
“Around Rome” one-person exhibition, Rome, Italy

Teaching Experience
Twenty years of college level teaching includes courses in Painting, Art History, and Creativity.  Lead groups to Italy, Costa Rica, Ireland and France for landscape painting and Art History for 20 years.  Currently lectures to International Groups on Art History topics.

Professor, UNC-C, (adjunct)Painting, Drawing, Art History
Teaches yearly landscape painting workshops in Italy, Costa Rica, France and Ireland

1998 Director and Instructor, Art Program, Caldwell Community College, NC
Distance Learning Instructor, Florence Darlington Technical Institute, SC,
Artist-In-Residence Levine Cancer Center.

Her work has been exhibited internationally, earned many awards and has been collected by several corporate and private entities including: Levine Hospital, SAS Institute Art Collection, Catawba Medical Center, Allen Finley Advertising Agency, Wachovia Bank, McCann-Erickson and NY Broadway Producer Tony Meola.

Other experience: Courtroom artist, lecturer on art history, travel, plein air painting and film.  Authored series of Art History articles. Set designer, curator, editor.

Contact Info:

Contact Us

Interested in Attending or Exhibiting at Art Santa Fe? We're here to help! Send us an email and we'll get back to you. (Please do not send solicitations through this form. All solicitation email addresses will be added to our spam list. Thank you for your understanding.)

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt