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AWARDS 2014 Art In The Wilds   Best of Show   Kane, Pennsylvania   2014 The Artist’s Magazine. Annual Art Competition; Honorable Mention for “The Moment of Grace”. 2012 The Artist's Magazine. Annual Art Competition; 3rd Place for "Beyond All Boundaries". 2012 received Signature status from Colored Pencil Society of America 2011 Southwest Art Magazine. Artistic Excellence Competition; 2nd Place for "Beyond All Boundaries". 2008 Harvest of the Arts   Featured Artist   Saline, Michigan 2007 Harvest of the Arts   Best of Show   Saline, Michigan 2007 Harvest of the Arts   Best of Display   Saline, Michigan 2006 Flora and Fauna   Award of Excellence   Ann Arbor, Michigan   SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2014 My Favorite Cafe  Saline, Michigan 2010 Eagle Crest Conference Center January - April 20, 2010 2008 Featured Artist     212 Art Center   Saline, Michigan 2006 Pfizer Gallery   Ann Arbor, Michigan 2005  Serendipity Studio   Saline, Michigan .  


2012 Colored Pencil Society of America 20th Annual International Exhibition; The Carnegie, Visual and Performing Arts Center, Covington, Kentucky; July 13 - August 30, 2012; Opening Reception from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m., Saturday, August 4, 2012. 2011 Colored Pencil Society of America 19th Annual International Exhibition; Charles W. Eisemann Center, Richardson, Texas; July 2011. 2010 Colored Pencil Society of America 18th Annual International Exhibition; The Art Museum of Los Gatos, Los Gatos, Ca.; July 22- August 20, 2010 2010   Michigan Fine Arts Competition,  Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, Michigan,  April 2 - May 7, 2010 2009 “Line by Line – Three Women working in Colored Pencil”, Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, Ohio              2007 “Getting Real”, Mallett Creek Library   Ann Arbor, Michigan 2007  Keller Williams Real Estate   Ann Arbor, Michigan   BIBLIOGRAPHY "29th Annual Art Competition". Landscape/Interior Third Place Award for "Beyond All Boundaries". Article. The Artist's Magazine. December. 2012: 39. "CP Treasures: Colored Pencil Masterworks from Around the Globe"; Edited by Ann Kullberg, this new publication features the selected colored pencil artwork of over 70 artists in 11 countries; includes techniques and tips from each artist. Gangelhoff, Bonnie. "Artistic Excellence Competition".Second Place Award for "Beyond All Boundaries". Article. Southwest Art Magazine.December. 2011: 76. "Showcase". "Frontcover". "In the End, It Is The Journey That Matters". Colored Pencil Magazine. November. 2011: Cover. 12 "Showcase". "Lilies". Colored Pencil Magazine. August. 2011: 19. "Le Crayon de Couleur",'dans tous ses etats'. "Pink Peonies". Portfolio feature, Pratique Des Arts Magazine. 25 March - 20 May. 2011: No 97: 7. Dunham, Krystle. “Local artist’s work featured at gallery”. Article, The Saline Reporter. 1 October. 2009: 15-A Collins, Sue. “Open House Set For Local Artist”. Article, The Saline Reporter. 10 January.2008. Cantύ, John. “Area Colored Pencil Artists ‘Getting Real’”. Review, The Ann Arbor News. 8 December.2007: 8 Collins, Sue. “All About the Art”. Article, The Saline Reporter. 19 July. 2007: 1-B Lutz, Ted. “Art in the Wilds” to Open in Evergreen Park”. Article, The Kane Republican. 22 June. 2007: 1 Krozek, Dana. “Flora and Fauna -  new art show takes root in Ann Arbor”. Cover feature, Art Showcase Magazine. September/October 2006 Johnson, Kelly. “Kane Native Lives In A Colored Life”. Article, The Kane Republican. 10 May. 2005: 1 Bovee, Margie. “Floral Display, Artist Featured At Area Gallery”. Article, The Saline Reporter. 21 April. 2005: 8   REPRESENTATION BY Courtyard Gallery 813 E. Buffalo Street, New Buffalo, Mi. 49117 800-291- 9287 courtyardfineart.com