Education and Residencies
2015 Margaret Dyer Workshop, Florence, Italy
2014 Richard McKinley Pastel Workshop, Jackson, MS                                                                                     2014 Artist in Residence, May, Cape Cod, MA                                                                                                     2012-2014 Resident of Elgin Artspace Lofts, Elgin, IL                                                                                        2009-2014 Fine Line Creative Center, St. Charles IL


Exhibits and Awards

2015 "Festival in Color", Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL                                                                                       2015 Vicinity”, Juried Show, Norris Art Gallery, Saint Charles I
2014 Living in Color”, solo exhibit, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Healing Gallery, Elgin, IL                               2014 Palate to Pallette”, HOTI gallery and Greater Elgin Food Pantry, Elgin, IL                                           2014 Rhythm of Color”, Yellow House Artists Spring Exhibit, Elgin, IL
2013 Art in the Mansion”, Mayslake Peabody Estate, Oak Brook, IL
2013 Recipient of the 2013 Elgin Cultural Arts Commission grant
2013 Pause:Art of the Moment”, Elgin Artspace Lofts, Elgin, IL
2013 This Is What We Do”, Fine Line Creative Center, Saint Charles, IL
2013 Art on the Eighth”, Elgin Cultural Arts Commission, Elgin, IL

2012-Present Exhibit Committee member, Yellow House Artists, Fox Valley, IL                                     2012-2014 Exhibit Committee President, Elgin Artspace Lofts and Gallery, Elgin, IL