education

BFA Oil Painting       1996               Birmingham-Southern College (Cum Laude): Birmingham, AL

Open Studies            1997-99         Corcoran: Washington, DC

                                                           William Christenberry, Mindy Weisel: Abstract Drawing, Abstract Painting, Abstract Works on Paper                                                           

Abstract Painting     1999               Richard Kenton Webb: Provence, France

Abstract Painting     2000              Deirdre Saunder: The Art League School, Alexandria, Virginia

Abstract Painting     2000              Brenda Belfield: Reston, Virginia

exhibitions

11/2016 Solo Exhibit at 292 North Gallery Harrisonburg, VA

10/2016 2016 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival Norfolk, VA

Fall 2016 Blue Bee Cider / Tasting Room Richmond, VA

9/2016 43rd Street Festival of the Arts Richmond, VA

6/2016 58th Annual Taubman Museum Sidewalk Art Show 2016* Roanoke, VA

11-12/2015 thinksmall8 International Miniature Invitational Exhibit via artspace & art6 • Richmond, VA (art boxes)

10/2015 2015 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival Norfolk, VA

10/2014 Solo Exhibit at Signature 9 Gallery Roanoke, VA

8/2014 BSSS Instructors Exhibit at the Shenandoah Valley Art Center Waynesboro, VA

12/2013 Solo Exhibit at The Art Box Crozet, VA

11-12/2013 thinksmall7 International Miniature Invitational Exhibit via artspace & art6 • Richmond, VA (art boxes)

8/2013 BSSS Instructors Exhibit at the Shenandoah Valley Art Center Waynesboro, VA

6/2013 Taubman Museum Sidewalk Art Show 2013 Roanoke, VA

4/2013 Solo Exhibit at Augusta Health Fishersville, VA

10/2012 Crozet Arts & Crafts Festival Crozet, VA

8/2012 Solo Exhibit at Blue Ridge Community College Weyers Cave, VA

12/2011 Solo Exhibit at the Shenandoah Valley Art Center Waynesboro, VA

11-12/2011 thinksmall6 International Miniature Invitational Exhibit via artspace & art6 • Richmond, VA (art boxes)

10/2011 40th Annual Virginia Fall Foliage Festival* Waynesboro, VA

6-7/2011 Shenandoah Pizza: Solo Exhibit Staunton, VA

4/2011 Beverley Street Studio School Gallery: Art Around a Square with Barbara Phillips Staunton, VA

11/2010-1/2011 Newtown Baking: Solo Exhibit Staunton, VA

10/2010 2010 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival* Norfolk, VA

10/2010 2010 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival Waynesboro, VA

5/2010 Taubman Museum Sidewalk Art Show 2010 Roanoke, VA

11-12/2009 thinksmall5 International Miniature Invitational Exhibit via artspace & art6 • Richmond, VA (art boxes)

10/2009 2009 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival* Waynesboro, VA

10/2009 2009 Bethesda Row Fine Arts Festival Bethesda, MD

2/2009 Solo Exhibit at Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA (paintings, art boxes & stereoscopic photos)

11/2008 Art on the Asphalt Roanoke, VA

10/2008 2008 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival Norfolk, VA

9/2008 43rd Street Festival of the Arts Richmond, VA

6/2008 Solo Exhibit: Staunton Augusta Art Center Staunton, VA (paintings, art boxes & stereoscopic photos)

4/2008 Solo Exhibit: Mudhouse Charlottesville, VA (stereoscopic photos)

1-2/2008 Solo Exhibit: KRONOS Art Gallery Staunton, VA

10/2007 2007 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival Waynesboro, VA

10/2007 2007 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival Norfolk, VA

9/2007 43rd Street Festival of the Arts Richmond, VA

6/2007 Taubman Museum Sidewalk Art Show 2007* Roanoke, VA

5/2007 Crozet Arts & Crafts Festival Crozet, VA

5/2007 2007 Stockley Gardens Spring Art Festival Norfolk, VA

4/2007 KRONOS Art Gallery: Grand Opening Staunton, VA (paintings & art boxes)

10/2006 2006 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival Norfolk, VA

10/2006 2006 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival* Waynesboro, VA

5/2006 Staunton Augusta Art Center: Art in the Park* Staunton, VA

8/2005 Target Gallery at the Torpedo Factory: CONTAINERS/CONTAINED Alexandria, VA (art boxes)

4/2005 Delila Katzka Fine Art: Paint+Paper+Wood Washington, DC (art boxes)

1/2005 Studio Gallery: Maximum Medium Washington, DC (art boxes)

8/2002 Studio Gallery, Washington DC: Post This!

8/2000, 8/1998, 8/1997 The Art League of Alexandria Annual American Landscape Show Alexandria, VA

4-5/1998 Solo Exhibit: the Washington Home of Stuart Mott The Capitol Hill Art League Washington, DC

11-12/1997 The Arts Council of Fairfax County Juried Show Fairfax, VA

11/1997 Pepper’s Restaurant The Capitol Hill Art League Dupont Circle, DC

6-8/1997 Dupont Italian Kitchens The Art League of Alexandria Dupont Circle, DC

5/1997 The Art League Gallery Juried Show Alexandria, VA

4/1997 The Capitol Hill Art League Juried Show** Washington, DC

awards/recognition

*Best in Show, Taubman Museum Sidewalk Art Show  • June 2016

*First Place: Oil & Acrylic Painting 40th Annual Virginia Fall Foliage Festival • October 2011

*Best in Show, 2010 Stockley Gardens Fall Art Festival • October 2010

*Best in Show, 2009 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival • October 2009

FINALIST experimental category: 25th Annual Artist’s Magazine Competition · November 2008

*First Place: Mixed Media Painting 2007 Roanoke Sidewalk Art Show    June 2007

*Second Place: Oil & Acrylic Painting 2006 Virginia Fall Foliage Festival   October 2006

*Judges’ Choice Award • Staunton Augusta Art Center‘s 40th Annual Art in the Park   May 2006

currently

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