Artists Bio

Work published:

AwardsProfessionalTeaching
“FIRST PLACE” Arizona International, Prescott, AZ; Snowgrass Art Institute, Cashmere, WA, Kansas
State Fair, Hutchinson, KS, Talas Art Show, Trinidad, CO
“SECOND PLACE” Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM; Snowgrass Art Institute, Cashmere,
WA, 40th Annual Tri- State Plus, Beaumont, TX
“THIRD PLACE” National Juried 2000, Greeley, CO
“BEST of MIXED MEDIA” Talas Art Show, Trinidad, CO
“PEOPLE’S C HOICE”, Snowgrass Art Institute, Cashmere, WA; SPACe, La Veta, CO
“HONORABLE MENTION” W. Washington State Fair, Puallup, WA; E Oregon State College, LaGrande,
“MERIT AWARD’ Montana Institute of Arts, Butte, MT, Upstream People Gallery, NE
“FINALIST” Pierce County Library Project, Gig Harbor, WA
Work published: The Artistic Touch I.Il&III by Chris Unwin-Encyclopedia of Living Artists
Who’s Who of American Women, Who’s Who in America, World Women
juror and lecturor – Eastside Association Fine Art, Mercer Island Visual Arts League, National
League American Artists & Pen Women, West Coast Paper
lecturor – Women Painters of Washington, Bellevue Art Museum, NW Watercolor Society
President and Director – The La Veta School of the Arts, La Veta, CO
Post-graduate study – Elaine deKooning, Pt. Townsend, WA, 1978
BA fine art – University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, 1977, with “honors and highest distinction”
BS education – University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 1963
Seattle Central/North Seattle/Bellevue Community Colleges, Seattle, WA
School of Visual Concepts, Seattle, WA
Coupeville Art Center, Coupeville, WA
The La Veta School of the Arts, La Veta, CO
LaConner Art Workshops, Mt Vernon, WA