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Juried Exhibitions

2009"Sadness of Youth" – American Impressionist Society, Annual Exhibition, Denver.
"Sadness of Youth" – Society of Western Artists, First Place Oils, 59th Annual Exhibition.
“Marina in Red” – First Prize, Society of Western Artists, May-June Exhibition.

2008“Judith” (portrait) – Society of Western Artists 58th Annual Exhibition, San Francisco
“Reverie” (portrait) – Society of Western Artists 58th Annual Exhibition, San Francisco
“Seventh Day” (figure) – Pacific Art League Exhibition ‘Of Eve’
“Judith” (portrait) – Los Gatos Art Association Annual Open Exhibition

2007“Winter Sun” (landscape) – Pacific Art League Exhibition ‘Small Works’
“Old Home Place (landscape) – Pacific Art League Exhibition ‘Places Here and There’
“Serenade”(figure) – Pacific Art League Exhibition ‘Magnificent Minis’
“Ready to Work” (portrait) – Society of Western Artists 57th Annual Exhibition, San Francisco
“Lauren in Spring” (portrait) – Los Gatos Art Association, Annual Open Exhibition
“Almost Evening” (figure) – Los Gatos Art Association, Annual Members Juried Show

2006 “Flowers” (still life) – Pacific Art League Exhibition ‘Flower Power’
“Therapy for Chris”(figure) – Pacific Art League Exhibition ‘Figures: Human and Anatomical’



Prizes & Awards

2009First place, May/June Exhibit, Society of Western Artists

2007  First place, Portrait, Society of Western Artists Annual Exhibition

2006 Honorable Mention, “Flowers” Pacific Art League






Education

2009Landscape painting, Michael Situ, Laguna Beach
Figure painting, Carolyn Anderson, Scottsdale Artists’ School

2008Advanced Painting, Glen Moriwaki, City College of San Francisco
Figure drawing and painting, Bob Gerbracht, San Francisco

2007Figure drawing and painting, Bob Gerbracht, San Francisco
Landscape, still life, Boris Kokhno, St. Petersberg Academy
Plein air and still life, Mike Kirschel, Pacific Art League
Quick sketches figure painting, Kim English, Scottsdale Artists School

2006 “Beyond the Obvious” Workshop Mike Bailey, Los Gatos Art Assoc’n
Figure painting, Ray Roberts, Peggy Kroll-Roberts
Oil painting, Ovanes Berberian
Oil painting (still life and landscape), Brigitte Curt and Jim Smith
Acrylic painting, Van Waldron, San Leandro Adult School

2005 Oil painting (still life and landscape), Brigitte Curt and Jim Smith, California Academy of Painters
Figure drawing, Rebecca Alzofon
Landscape painting, Ray Roberts, Scottsdale Artists School
Plein air painting, Randall Sexton

2000-4 Drawing, design, and watercolor classes, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto Art Center, Foothill Community College, College of San Mateo, and City College of San Francisco.
Oil painting (still life and landscape), Brigitte Curt and Jim Smith, California Academy of Painters
Figure drawing, Rebecca Alzofon




Memberships

Pacific Art League of Palo Alto
Los Gatos Art Association
California Art Club
Society of Western Artists
Oil Painters of America
Portrait Society of America