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Potpourri Palette
Parkview Hills
Willow Lake Clubhouse Gallery
3707 Greenleaf Boulevard
Kalamazoo, MI  49008
April 2-30, 2018

Muckenthaler Cultural Center
1201 W. Malvern Avenue
Fullerton, CA  92833
February 1-April 8, 2018

National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society
Best of America Exhibition
Addison Gallery, Cape Cod, MA
September-October, 2016

International Society of Experiental Artists
Dennos Museum, Traverse City, MI
September-November 2015

Signature American Watercolor Exhibition
Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA
February-March, 2014

Featured Artist, Art & Framing at Stapleton

Denver, CO 
May 1-31, 2014

I Think I'm Going to Like it Here
Stanton Art Gallery, Littleton, CO 80120
November 14, 2013 to January 8, 2014

National Watercolor Society 93rd Annual Exhibition
NWS Gallery
915 South Pacific Avenue
San Pedro, CA 90731
November 10, 2013 to January 11, 2014

Mountainside Miniatures
Foothills Art Center
809 - 15th Street
Golden, CO 80401
September 3 - November 22, 2013

Hidden Pages

Windows on the World No. 11, Cauldera (detail). Received Third Place in the San Diego County Fair in 2004.


Potpourri Palette Art Exhibit at Parkview Hills, Willow Lake Clubhouse Gallery April 2-30, 2018

The Willow Lake Clubhouse Gallery at Parkview Hills in Kalamazoo will host 30-35 of my paintings from Monday, April 2 through Monday, April 30, 2018.

Where: Parkview Hills - Willow Lake Clubhouse Gallery
3707 Greenleaf Boulevard, Kalamazoo, MI  49008

Open: Daily from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Reception: Friday, April 13, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM


Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Museum Exhibition

Two of my paintings will be in the exhibition, H2OMG!! "Experience everything you never thought you’d see in an exhibition of watercolor paintings as artists cut loose from convention to explore the wild side of the medium." The exhibition opens February 1 through April 8, 2018. For hours and further exhibit information:



Art & Framing at Stapleton May 1-31, 2014

In this show you will see my new series painted with acrylic on raw canvas. What I love about working on raw canvas, wet-into-wet, is getting some of the same effects that happen when working with watercolor on paper--rich saturated colors, soft edges, colors blending in unexpected and beautiful ways. While some of the paintings are more realistic, my heart moves me more toward abstract or non-objective.

Inspiration for my paintings comes from observing and photographing flowers in my garden -- as well as friends' and neighbors' gardens -- many so close that the image is totally abstracted.  I also look for abstract patterns and textures in everyday objects or nature.

Painting has become one of the greattest pleasures of my life -- and I haven't yet reached the age at which Grandma Moses began!!

Art & Framing at Stapleton  (303) 534-1979


National Watercolor Society - 11/10/13 - 1/11/14

I am thrilled beyond words to have been juried into the National Watercolor Society's 93rd Annual International Art Exhibition, and to have received signature status from jurors Gerald Brommer, Dean Mitchell and Kathleen Conover, each of whom I have admired for a long, long time.

The exhibition opening is Saturday, November 9, 2013, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

National Watercolor Society Gallery
915 South Pacific Avenue
San Pedro, CA 90731
(310) 831-3201

Gallery Hours:
  Thursday - Saturday: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  First Thursdays:  6:00 PM - 9:00PM

Adagio: Opus #5


"I Think I'm Going to Like it Here" Opens 11/14/13 - 1/8/14

This four-person show opens during the performances of the musical "Annie", playing at the Town Hall Arts Center in Littleton, CO.  Please join Pat Mudge, Janice Hanson, Jan Archuleta and me for the opening reception in the Stanton Art Gallery on Saturday, November 16, 2013, from 5:30 to 7:00 PM.

The Stanton Art Gallery is open to the public daily, Monday through Friday. You will see the sign in front of the Town Hall Arts Center.

Stanton Art Gallery
Town Hall Arts Center
2450 West Main Street
Littleton, CO 80120
(303) 794-2787

Open to the public Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
The Stanton Gallery is open to theater-goers during all performances

Windows on the World #21: Reds Squared