Vermont Studio Center, VT, Wolf Kahn Scholarship
1992, First Place, Drawings, Juried Art Exhibition, Del Mar, CA
1992, First Place, Acrylics, Juried Art Exhibition, Del Mar, CA 1992, First Place, Pastels, Juried Art Exhibition, Del Mar, CA
1992, Special Award, Drawing, Juried Art Exhibition, Del Mar, CA
1992, National Foundation For Advancement In The Arts,Certificate of Excellence in Teaching
1989, First Place, Juried Exhibition, San Diego Pastel Society
1988, First Place, Juried Exhibition, San Diego Pastel Society
1988, First Place, Juried Art Exhibition, St. Marks Lenten Art Show
1999, Starting Out in Acrylics, Walter Foster Publishing, Inc.
1999, Starting Out in Pastels, Walter Foster Publishing, Inc.
1995, Charcoal Drawing, Walter Foster Publishing, Inc.
1994, Landscapes in Pastel, Walter Foster Publishing, Inc.
1992, Portraits in Pastel, Walter Foster Publishing, Inc.
1999, Demonstration for the San Diego Pastel Society
1997, Demonstration for the Rancho Bernardo Art Club, CA
1997, Demonstration for San Diego Water Color Society, CA
1995present, Instructor: Plein Air landscape painting: Associates in Art, Los Angeles, CA
1995, Pastel demonstrations for San Diego Pastel Society and Clairemont Art Guild
1993, Pastel, Watercolor, Acrylic Workshop ElCajon Art Association
1992, Demonstration for El Cajon, CA, Art Association
1991, Demonstration for San Diego Watercolor Society and other groups
1990, Demonstration for San Diego Pastel Society and other art groups
1986present, Instructor: anatomy, painting and drawing the human figure, Athenaeum School of the Arts, La Jolla, CA
1986, Watercolor demonstrations for Ramona, CA Art Guild
1985, San Diego: private tutoring/ teaching; painting
1984, Lived, painted and taught in Kauai, Hawaii
1976, Began free-lance art career: murals and publications (Zoo Books for San Diego Zoo). Lifelike woodcarvings of birds set in naturalistic dioramas for various galleries. Woodcarvings exhibited at Hammer Gallery, New York. Oriental Brushwork, various galleries.
19741976, San Diego Museum of Natural History, Preparator of Exhibits; murals, graphics and dioramas for San Diego Zoo; murals and enclosure design.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS (past & present)
National Association of Acrylic Painters, N.A.P.A., Signature Member
Pastel Society of America, P.S.A. Signature Member
San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild, San Diego, CA
San Diego Water Color Society, San Diego, CA
San Diego Museum of Art Prints & Drawings Club, San Diego, CA
The Athenaeum Arts & Music Library, La Jolla, CA
1991, New York Studio School, NY. Figure work with Graham Nickson
1987, Vermont Studio School, VT. Landscape painting, oil and pastel Wolf Kahn
1986, National Academy NY. Figure/Portrait Painting
19841986, Study with Vern Wilson of LA Art Center. Figure drawing and painting
1983, Return to Europe for further watercolor study
1980, Study in Europe with Liane Collot deHerbois. Veiled Watercolor technique
1974, San Diego State University. Fine Art
19731974, San Diego City College. AA degree in Commercial Art
1968, Santa Monica College. Fine Art
1998, La Jolla Art Association
1997, San Diego Art Institute Exhibition
1997, Escondido Municipal Gallery Portrait Exhibition
1996, U.S.Australia Watercolor Exhibition S.D.W.S.
1996, Poway Center for the Arts Annual Juried Exhibition
1995, Escondido Art Association
1994, San Diego Watercolor Society
1992, Fallbrook Art Association, Fallbrook, CA
1990, San Diego Pastel Society Annual Juried Show
1989, San Dieguito Art Association Juried Show, San Dieguito, CA
1989, Clairemont Artists Guild Juried Show, San Diego, CA
REPRESENTED BY (*current)
1996, Artists Gallery,* La Jolla, CA
19961997, The Fine Art Gallery, Honolulu, HI
19951996, Thomas Babeor Gallery, La Jolla, CA
19921994, Riggs Galleries, La Jolla, CA
19911993, Diane Nelson Gallery, Laguna, CA
19841985, Kauai Images Gallery, HI
19801982, Adler Gallery, New Orleans, LA
19801982, Hatay Gallery, Boston, MA
19791983, Hammer Gallery, New York, NY
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