From 1987 until 2007, I have studied with: Suellen Rocca Color Class, Montserrat Alsina Mural Class, Arne Westerman Watercolor, Gerald Broderick Watercolor, Christopher Shink Watercolor, Rob Erdle Watercolor, Pat San Soucie Watercolor, Mark Mehaffey Watercolor, Robbie Laird Watercolor, and Kate Worm Watercolor.


Chicago Artists' Coalition

Transparent Watercolor Society Of America

Oak Park Arts Council

Oak Park Art League


Catalogue of the Midwest Watercolor Society (Transparent Watercolor Society of America)


David Marshland Memorial Award at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society National Show 2004

"American Artist" and "Watercolor" Magazines Award at Midwest Watercolor Society (Transparent Watercolor Society of America) 2002

Botanical Drawings for Oak Park Conservatory published as cards 1997

Group Shows

"In Praise of Physical Labor," Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL 2007

Peninsula Art League National Show, Gig Harbor, WA 2005

"Chicago Images," Frederick Baker, Inc., Chicago, IL 2004

Rhode Island Watercolor Society, Pawtuckit, RI 2004

"Windows," Stolen Buick Gallery, Chicago, IL 2004

"Union Image 2000," Chicago AFL-CIO/Cultural Commission, Cultural Center, Chicago, IL 2000

"Women's Works 2000, " Woodstock, IL 2000

"Viva Guadalupe," Santa Fe, NM 1999

"Laborer Series," Cain Gallery, Oak Park, IL 1998