Illuminator Painter …. Colors and techniques chosen

I seek to express both mood and inner light, as if light is emanating from within the subject

Dry & Wet Mediums: Graphite, Pastel, Watercolor, Acrylics, Mixed Medium

Year-round resident of Quail Creek

Background & Awards

San Jose State University, CA – Fine Arts & Science Graduate

Landscape /Portrait Commissions and Sales – Arizona, Northern CA and Nevada

Nevada Artists’ Association, Latimer Art Club, County Fair Awards

Galleries

  • City of Fernley Art Gallery – Fernley, NV
  • Chamber of Commerce – Fernley, NV
  • Sierra Arts Foundation Gallery – Reno, NV
  • Lake Mansion – VSA Gallery – ARTOWN – Reno, NV
  • Historical Society of Reno Gallery – Reno, NV
  • Sparks Museum Gallery – Sparks NV
  • Nevada Artists Association Gallery – Carson City, NV
  • Tahoe Art League Gallery – South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Snowflake Gallery / Art Around Town – S LT, CA
  • Quail Creek Fine Arts Window – Green Valley, AZ
  • So. Arizona Watercolor Guild Gallery – Tucson, AZ
  • Tubac Center of the Arts Gallery – Tubac, AZ

Served

  • Quail Creek Fine Arts Painting Club – Acrylic Co-Teacher
  • Art Teacher – Public and Private Sector – 12 yrs
  • City of Fernley Arts & Culture Commissioner (Chairman) – 2 yrs
  • Artists’Guild of Fernley – Co-founder and President – 6 yrs.
  • VSA of NV – Outreach Art Teacher – 3 yrs
  • Tahoe Art League – Art Around Town Coordinator for Art in a Public Place – 2 yrs

Memberships Past and Present

Quail Creek Fine Arts Club – Green Valley, AZ * Tubac Center of the Arts – Tubac, AZ

Tubac School of Fine Art * Latimer Art Club – Reno, NV * Portrait Society of Reno, NV

Artists Guild of Fernley – Fernley, NV * Tahoe Art League – South Lake Tahoe, CA