Recently Honored Paintings



2014 — Art on Main (Murphys, CA)

2002-2010 — Yearly Solo Exhibitions at the Harbinger Gallery
(Arnold & Murphys, CA)

2004 — Featured artist at Iron Door Gallery (Murphys, CA)

2004 — One of featured Artists at "Under the Golden Sun" show at
Vacaville Museum (Vacaville, CA)

Honors & Awards

1997 — "Corner Arrangement" pictured on cover of Harbinger magazine (Arnold, CA)

2000 — "Koi Conference" pictured on cover of Harbinger magazine
(Arnold, CA)

2003 — "Symphony of Koi" awarded first place in watercolors; pictured on the cover of KVIE's "OnSix" September program guide in promotion of annual on-air art auction (KVIE is the local PBS station with a membership of 72,000 households.)

2004 — "A Quiet Moment" awarded first place in watercolors, for the
KVIE annual on-air art auction

2005 — "Music in the Air" selected as Bear Valley Music Festival's poster painting (Bear Valley, CA)

2006 — KOI USA's featured artist of the month for the July/August issue (national koi magazine)

2007 — "Bear Rhythm" selected as Bear Valley Music Festival's poster painting (Bear Valley, CA)

2011 — "Grand Opening" selected "Best-of-Show" in Arts of Bear Valley Summer Exhibition (Bear Valley, CA)

2012 — "Calla Garden at Dusk" selected as Ironstone Vineyards owner's Family Honorable Mention Award for the "Spring Symphony Professional Juried Art Exhibit." (Murphys, CA)


Angel Auction: benefiting Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital and Calaveras County Arts Council (CA)

Bear Valley Music Festival: Art Auctions benefiting Music Festival for 21 years (Bear Valley, CA)

Bear Valley Music Festival Live Auction: 2 paintings chosen as the Music Festival's Poster Paintings (Bear Valley, CA)

Great Valley Museum of Natural History: benefiting museum (CA)

KVIE On-Air Live Art Action: benefiting northern California's local PBS station

Soroptimist: benefiting Calaveras County's chapter charities (CA)

Vacaville Museum: benefiting museum (Vacaville, CA)

Numerous donations for the local library and other community projects.