Professional Affiliations

DeCosmos Art Group

Federation of Canadian Artists


Past Professional Affiliations

Chinook Artists, Calgary

Calgary Artists Society

Calgary Community Painters

Leighton Center, Calgary


Education

2014 Susanne Northcott, Abstract

2014 Flora Bowley, Intuitive Painting

2013 Gwen Fox, Abstract Art

2011 Sara Robichaud, Mixed Media

2009 Pat Dews, Watermedia

2009 Vicki Turner, The Reality of Abstraction

2009 Merv Brandel, Realism

2009 Marilyn Timms, Color Mixing

2006 Louise Lachance Legault, Mixed Media Workshop

2006 Jean Pederson, Watermedia Workshop

2006 Jason Broatch, Golden Art Product Workshop

2005 Donna Baspaly, Intuitive Painting

2004 Maxine Masterfield, Mixed Media

2004 Susan Kelli, Your Creative Soul

1998 Colleen Anderson–Millard, Mixed Media Studio

1996 CAFA Induction (Canadian Academy of Floral Art)

1995 Sheffield School of Interior Design

1995 Garry Williams, Raku Pottery

1994 Maura Byrne, Lino Cut

1993 ACAD, Silversmithing Beginner Course

1993 Joy MAcLeod, Spirit Doll Making

1992 North Mount Pleasant Art Center, Watercolour

1988 AIFD Induction, (American Institute of Floral Designers)

1984 Cheryl Ratzerenberg, Watercolour

1984 Ursula Reynolds, Silk Painting

1983 Saskatoon Parks and Recreation, Pottery - Wheel Throwing

1983 Saskatoon Parks and Recreation, Pottery - Hand Building

1983 Yoshimi Woolsley, Ikebana Classes

1982 Dutch Masters Floral Design School - Holland

1982 Lorne Pendleton, Advertising and Marketing for Business

1982 Lorne Pendleton, Graphic Arts for Business

1978 South Florida School of Floral Design


Solo Shows

2015 The Old School House, Qualicum Beach, BC

2015 Cafe Adagio, Parksville, BC

2015 The Gallery at Qualicum Art SupplY, Qualicum Beach, BC

2015 Beach Club Resort, Parksville, BC

2012 The Old School House, Qualicum Beach, BC


 Selected Juried Exhibitions

2015 Comox Airport – “Another Blue Day”

2015 Arrowsmith FCA Fall Show – “Play on” and “Soul Sisters” – Honourable Mention

2015 Arrowsmith FCA Summer Show – “Morning Glow” – Honourable Mention

2015 Sidney Fine Art Show – “Rippled Pond”

2014 Arrowsmith FCA Fall Show – “Music to my Ears” – Second Place

2014 Sidney Fine Art Show – “Jumping Through Hoops”

2014 Sooke Fine Art Show – “Shopping Spree”

2013 Federation of Canadian Artists, Abstract Show – “Trees in a Row” and “Juxtaposition” – Award of Excellence

2013 Federation of Canadian Artists, Landscape show – “Red Landscape”

2012 Sidney Fine Arts Show – “Scorched Earth” and “Going in Circles”

2012 Federation of Canadian Artists, Small, Smaller, Smallest Show – “The Hills Are Alive” and “Golden Glow”

2012 Federation of Canadian Artists, Still Life Show  – “Blown Glass”

2012 Federation of Canadian Artists, Arrowsmith Chapter Spring Show – “Corrugated City”

2012 Federation of Canadian Artists, Canvas Unbound – “Red Tension” and “Red Earth”

2012 Federation of Canadian Artists, Abstract Show – “Alphabet” and “Fire and Ice 2″

2011 Federation of Canadian Artists, Small, Smaller, Smallest Show – “Red Hot and Cool Blue 5”

2011 Federation of Canadian Artists, Arrowsmith Chapter – “Red Hot and Cool Blue 3” – Award of Excellence

2011 Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, Canvas Unbound Show – “Pink Poppies on A Clear Day” – Award of Excellence  

2011 Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, Abstract Show – “Distant Horizon” and “Blackbird Fly”

2011 Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, Landscape Show – “Golden Sunset” – Third Place

2010 Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, Small, Smaller, and Smallest Show – “Black, Red and Gold All Over”

2010 Federation of Canadian Artists, Arrowsmith Chapter Fall Show – “Ready for the Party” and “Strata”

2010 Federation of Canadian Artists, Arrowsmith Chapter Spring Show – “Copper Fusion” and “Infinite 2”

2007–2008 Leighton Center Members Show

2006 Woodgreen Show, Calgary Community Painters

2006–2008 Calyx Arts

 


Published Works

2011 “Let me be Free to Fly” Nick Bantock Tribute

2011 “Siblings” Digital Image Transfer, Dr. Ellen Horovitz

Guest Art Instructor

2013 Comox Valley Art Group, Comox, BC – Mixed Media – Two Day Workshop

2011 DeCosmos Art Group, Parksville, BC  Mixed Media – Two Day Workshop

2011 Federation of Canadian Artists, Arrowsmith Chapter – Image Transfer – One Day Workshop

2009–2010 Oceanside Arts Council – Youth Arts Day Camps


Press

2017 PQ News, Juxtapose Show read here

2017 PQ News, Scrivener Students featured in an exhibition Read Here

2015 PQ News, Parksville Painter Creates Symphony of Sights Read Here

2014 Island Arts Magazine, Featured Artist

2014 PQ News, Parksville Artist Finds Beauty in Old Things, Read Here

2013 PQ NEws, art excellence read here

2011 – PQ News, Vote For your Favourite at TOSH Read Here