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Ever since grade school I've been a doodler and sketcher. It was at Goucher College in Baltimore that I was first introduced to the world of art. That introduction was from the art history point of view, not about creating paintings. I fell in love with art there and was hooked.


After completing my Fine Arts major, I taught in the education department of The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore. Since then I've studied, taught extensively and worked as an artist. I've been honored with numerous one person shows and included in many group and juried exhibitions as far away as Terni, Italy. I have also been affiliated with galleries in all of the locations where I've lived with my husband and family.


My work is represented in the collections of The Kenan Institute at North Carolina State University, The Bank of New York, GE Capital, General Electric, IBM, Lever Brothers and smaller firms and private collections in the US and abroad.


Since receiving my BFA at Goucher, I have studied at the American Academy of Art in Chicago; the State University of New York at Buffalo; the Silvermine Guild School In New Canaan, CT; La Romita School of Art in Italy. I've participated in master classes with many prominent artists.


I now live in Charlotte, NC where I work in my new New Light Studio.




RECENT PUBLICATIONS                 The Charlotte Observer

                                                                 Article, March 15, 2015


                                                            Genetics in Medicine (Official Journal of the American                                                                                                          College of Medical Genetics & Genomics)

                                                                        Cover Artist   July 2013 and August 2015


COLLECTIONS                                  The Kenan Institute, North Carolina State University

                                                            The Bank of New York

                                                            GE Capital

                                                            General Electric


                                                            Lever Brothers

                                                            Smaller firms and private collections in the US and                                                                                                         abroad


GALLERIES                                        FRANK     (2000 through 2012)

                                                            109 East Franklin Street

                                                            Chapel Hill, NC    27514


                                                            DESTINATION GALLERY

                                                            217 A Main Street

                                                            South Boston, VA   24592



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE      BFA, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD

                                                            American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL

                                                            State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

                                                            Silvermine Guild School and Studio II, CT

                                                            La Romita School of Art, Italy

                                                            Master Classes with prominent artists

                                                            Honored with numerous Awards and Solo Exhibitions

                                                            Instructor in drawing, water media, mixed media and oil painting

                                                            Guest Lecturer and Juror






2015                           Carolina's Got Art, Elder Gallery, Charlotte, NC

                                    HD Artists' Gallery, Charlotte, NC

                                    Artists' Group Show, The Cypress of Charlotte


2011                            57th Juried Art Show, Durham Art Guild, Durham, NC

                                    Mosaic, Solo Show, Carol Woods, Chapel Hill, NC


2010                             North Carolina Aerial Views, Solo Show, (September-October)                                                                                          Community Church of Chapel Hill, NC


2006-2010                   Holiday Show, Lee Hansley Gallery, Raleigh, NC

                                    Mixed Media in the Triangle, Chapel Hill Arts Commission Invitational

                                    61st Juried exhibition, Watercolor Society of North Carolina, Inc.

                                       Rocky Mount, NC


2009                             Art & Soul Studios, Juried Exhibition, Mebane, NC


2005                             Keystones – Solo Show, Durham Art Guild, Durham, NC

                                     Explorations by Two Artists, Roanoke Island Park Gallery,

                                       Manteo, NC


2004                             59th Juried Exhibition, Watercolor Society of North Carolina, Inc,

                                        Boone, NC                               


2002-2009                   Faculty Show, The Arts Center, Carrboro, NC


2002                            A Summer Garden, Community Church of Chapel Hill, NC

                                    Invitational Exhibition, Pinoteca Museum, Terni, Italy

                                    Image as Insight – Solo Show, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC

                                    Three Artists – Chapel Hill Town Hall


2001                             A Collection of Southwest Images – Solo Show, Community

                                     Church of Chapel Hill, NC


2000                            An American Experience, National Juried Exhibition, Associated

                                       Artists of Winston-Salem, Inc., Winston-Salem, NC

                                    55th Juried Exhibition, Watercolor Society of North Carolina, Inc.,

                                       Manteo, NC

                                    46th Annual Juried Show, Durham Art Guild, Durham, NC

                                    Inside Out, an Expressionist Show of Selected Artists, Durham

                                       Art Guild, Durham, NC

                                    Member Show, Durham Art Guild


1999-2009                     Open Studio Tour, Orange County Arts Guild, NC

1982-2006                     Sixteen Solo Exhibitions

1989-1997                     Twelve Invitational Exhibitions (Two and Three Artists)





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