|The Sailboat Platter 20x24|
|Astromelia Phlox 24x20|
Three of my paintings were published in the
|Fall's Fire 12x12|
May and June seem to usher in the majority of the local and regional competitive events in West Michigan. I was so fortunate to be accepted to show in a few of them! There are so many exceptional artists that participate in these events. It is a great opportunity to share your work to the public and so much fun to "hit" the scene with all the receptions and gala events!
|Geisha Roses 19x25 |
Awarded "The Vie da la Rose Flower Essences Award for Excellence in Floral Depiction"
Festival of the Arts
- 86th Regional............ Muskegon Museum of Art
- West Michigan Area....Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
- Festival........................Grand Rapids Festival of the Arts
While each and every one of these events have been a sincere pleasure and honor .....the one event that for me has been the greatest personal achievement is the recent acceptance to
|Big Yellow 12x18|
Big Yellow will be heading to Eisele Gallery for the September show
oil painters of america
For all of you that continually give me support and encouragement I am truly appreciative. In an artist's life there are generally more struggles than successes, more rejections than acceptances. Still it is not an option to quit. You each help me to continue even through the times of discouragement.
Thank you my friends!
Ok.......let's go get some of that sunshine!!!