Resume

Education

Certificate in Advanced Oil Painting, North Light Art School, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Attended workshops with Barbara Applegate, Stapleton Kearns and David Curtis, among others.

Continuing education.

 

Gallery Representations

Allan David Gallery, Boothbay Harbor, Maine

Art Gallery, Stowe, Vermont

Art on the Veranda, McKinney, Texas

Bucks County Gallery of Fine Art, New Hope, Pennsylvania

Magnolia Art Gallery, Greensboro, Georgia

Ocean’s Edge Gallery at The Fireside Inn, Belfast, Maine

Orison’s Gallery of Fine Art, McKinney, Texas

Prescott Gallery, McKinney, Texas

PS Gallery, Litchfield, Connecticut

Red Roof Gallery, Enfield, New Hampshire

St. Augustine Art Association, St. Augustine, Florida

Sea Fine Art Gallery, Calabash, North Carolina

Uptown Gallery, McKinney, Texas

Working Art Gallery, Belfast, Maine

 

Awards

Republican Journal’s “Best of the Best” People’s Choice Awards, artist category.

Best of Show, Matanzas Beach Art Show, Summer Haven, Florida.

Best of Show, Sea Fine Art Gallery, Calabash, North Carolina

Front cover of the Maine Travel Guide, Captain D Downeast

Front cover of The 2003 Belfast Chamber of Commerce Guide

 

Memberships

Plein Air Painters of Maine

Maine Arts Commission

The Maine Art Scene

Professional Fine Art Artists Gallery Group (Facebook)

Maine Artist Group (Facebook)

Virtual Paint Out Group (Facebook)

The Complete Artist

 

History

Current – Oil painting instructor and active artist.

September 2013 –  The Working Art Gallery retires after 15 years. 

October 2003 – Implemented the addition of a Visiting Artist’s Gallery on the second floor representing over 30 artists.

September 2003 – Purchased building at 65 Main Street, Belfast, Maine, expanding the gallery to two floors.

2000- 2004 – Co-founder, coordinator and financial manager, Belfast Art Galleries Association.

January 1999 – Co-founder, co-owner, manager, art instructor, participating artist, The Working Art Gallery, Front Street, Belfast, Maine.

The Working Art Gallery chosen as one of the best art galleries in Waldo County, Maine, by The Republican Journal’s  “Best of the Best” People’s Choice Awards.

 

Shows and Events

May 2016 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

September 2015 -“Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

May 2015 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

September 2014 -“Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

August 2014 – HVOWC Juried Art Show, Belfast, Maine

May 2014 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

December 2013 – Holiday Show, Art on the Veranda, McKinney, Texas.

November 2013 – Benefit Show, Prescott Gallery, McKinney, Texas.

September 2013 – “Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

June 2013 – Featured Artist, Prescott Gallery, McKinney, Texas.

May 2013 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

March 2013 – Florida Seaside Art Show, Summer Haven, Florida.

December 2012 – “Dickens Holiday Show”, Prescott Gallery, McKinney, Texas.

October 2012 – Featured Artist, Orison’s Gallery of Fine Art, McKinney, Texas.

September 2012 – “Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

June 2012 – Featured Artist, Prescott Gallery, McKinney, Texas.

May 2012 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

October 2011 – Featured Artist, Orison’s Gallery of Fine Art, McKinney, Texas.

September 2011 – “Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

July 2011 – Featured artist, Allen David Gallery, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

May 2011 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

October 2010 – Featured Artist, Uptown Gallery, McKinney, Texas.

September 2010 – Plein Air Painters of Maine Show, Allen David Gallery, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

September 2010 – “Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

August 2010 – “Summer Show”, Art Gallery, Stowe, Vermont.

July 2010 – “Friendship Day’s  Paint Out and Art Auction”, Friendship, Maine.

May 2010 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

October 2009 – First Annual Art Show & Auction, Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, Maine

September 2009 – “Great American Paint Out”, Oil Painters of America, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

May 2009 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

May 2008 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

March 2008 – Matanzas Beach Art Show, Summer Haven, Florida.

September 2007 – Juried Art Show, P.S. Gallery, Litchfield, Connecticut.

August 2007 – Aldermere Farm Art Show, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Rockport, Maine.

May 2007 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

April 2007 – 32nd Annual Juried Art Show, Anderson Art Center, Anderson, South Carolina.

March 2007 – Matanzas Beach Art Show, Summer Haven, Florida.

August 2006 – Aldermere Farm Art Show, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Rockport, Maine..

May 2006 – 26th Annual Juried Art Show, Bangor Art Society, Bangor Maine.

May 2006 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

March 2006 – The Florida Artisans Show, Gainesville, Florida.

August 2005 – Aldermere Farm Art Show, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Rockport, Maine.

May 2005 – Juried Art Show, St. Augustine Art Association, Florida.

May 2005 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

March 2005 – Juried Art Show, St. Augustine Art Association, Florida..

November 2004 – Passy-Greenway Art Show, Coastal Mountains Land Trust, Belfast, Maine,.

August 2004 – Aldermere Farm Art Show, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Rockport, Maine.

May 2004 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

September 2003 – Art at the Boathouse, Belfast, Maine.

August 2003 – Aldermere Farm Art Show, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Rockport, Maine.

June 2003 – Belfast Paint-Off, Belfast Sesquicentennial Council, Belfast, Maine,

May 2003 – Senior College Festival of Art, University of Maine, Hutchinson Center, Belfast, Maine.

August 2002 – Summer With the Arts, Topsfield, Massachusetts.

July 2002 – Art Show by the Sea, Charleston, South Carolina.

July 2001 – Beautiful Walls Art Show, Waldo County General Hospital, Belfast, Maine,

July 2001 – Art at the Farm Paint-Off, Kelmscott Rare Breeds Farm, Lincolnville, Maine.

September 2000 – Art in the Mountains, Conway, New Hampshire.

August 2000 – Oil painting instructor at The Summer Alpha Omega Program, Belfast, Maine.

July 2000 – Oil painting instructor at The Summer Alpha Omega Program, Belfast, Maine.

July 2000 – Manchester Art Show, Manchester, New Hampshire.

September 1999 – College of The Atlantic Art Show, Bar Harbor, Maine.

August 1999 – Art at the Beach, Lincolnville, Maine.

July 1999 – Arts in the Park, Belfast, Maine.

June 1999 – Art Show, Marsh River Theatre, Brooks, Maine.

March 1999 – State of Maine Sportsman Show, Augusta, Maine.

December 1998 – Art Show  and Sale, Harbor Hill, Belfast, Maine.

August 1998- Art Show, Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

August 1997 – Juried Art Show, Maine Center for Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine.

July 1996 – Juried Art Show, Maine Center for Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine.