Awards:

2016 - Zinn Memorial Award  for "La Vie en 'Roses' "- Festival of the Arts Regional Exhibition at  the IUCA - Grand Rapids, MI

2015 - "People's Choice Award" for "When Women Were Birds" - Kalamazoo Institute of Art Regional Exhibit

2015 - "Docents' Choice Award" for "Boardwalk" - Muskegon Museum of Art Regional/All State Exhibition

2015 - Heule Memorial Award  for " Stepping to a New Beat" - Festival of the Arts Regional Exhibition at  the IUCA - Grand Rapids, MI

2014 - Curator’s Choice Award for “When Women Were Birds” - Muskegon Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition, Muskegon, MI

2014 - West Michigan Symphony Commission Competition - Muskegon, MI

2009 - Friends of Art Award  for “Petrogenisis” – Muskegon Regional Exhibit - Muskegon, MI

1993 - 1st Place Award, Muskegon Artist’s Guild 1993 – Muskegon, MI

1993 - Honorable Mention for “Acquiescence” - Holland Friends of Art 30th Annual Juried Art Competition - Holland, MI

1993 - Recogition Award – 37th Annual Spring Art Show – Lakeland Painters -  Grand Haven, MI

1992 - Purchase and Recognition Award  for “Just for the Halibut” Krasl Art Center-All Michigan/All Media Show - St. Joseph, MI

1992 - Honorable Mention - “At the Vanishing Point” - 25th Painting and Sculpture Competition - Lansing Art Gallery-Lansing, MI

1992 – 1st Place Award – “Luxor” - Muskegon Fine Arts Guild 18th Annual Exhibition - Muskegon, MI

1990 – Purchase Award – “Azaela and Garlic with Bowl” - Krasl Art Center - All Michigan/All Media Show St. Joseph, MI      

1989 - The Theme Award from the Winterfest ’89 Show - Grand Haven, MI  

1989 – WMU Vice President’s Purchase Award for “Eggs, Cup and Bowl” - WMU Vice President’s Purchase Award

 

Exhibitions:

2018 - Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition - Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2017 - Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition - Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2016 - Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition - Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2016 - Festival of the Arts 2016 Regional Arts Competition - Grand Rapids, MI

2015 - Regional Exhibition - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

2015 - Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition - Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2015 - Festival of the Arts 2015 Regional Arts Competition - Grand Rapids, MI

2015 - "Let's Get Started" - LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2015 - "Toast" - LaFontsee Galleries, Douglas, MI

2015 - "Everyone in the Pool" - LaFontsee Galleries, Douglas, MI

2015 - "Looky Here" - LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI
2014 - Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition - Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2014 - Regional Exhibition/All-State Edition - Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2014 - Festival of the Arts 2014 Regional Arts Competition - Grand Rapids, MI

2014 - "Annual Fall Celebration" - LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2014 "URBAN/RURAL Michigan Outlook" - LaFontsee Galleries, Douglas, MI

2013 - Color Tour - Art Cats Gallery, Muskegon, MI

2013 – Plains of Existence – Bettye Clarke-Canon Gallery - Muskegon, MI

2013 -  Summer Colors – Art Cats Gallery – Petoskey, MI

2012 -  Michigan Made 3 – Art Cats Gallery – Muskegon, M

2009 - Regional Exhibition – Muskegon Museum of Art – Muskegon, MI

2007 - Regional Exhibition – Muskegon Museum of Art – Muskegon, MI

1993 – Solo Exhibit – Bettye Clark Cannon Gallery, Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts – Muskegon, MI

1993 - Regional Exhibit – Muskegon Museum of Art – Muskegon, MI

1992 - Duel Exhibit – “Paper Patchworks” Paintings on Handmade and Embossed Papers – Black River Gallery, Holland MI

1992 - Regional Exhibition – Muskegon Museum of Art – Muskegon, MI

1991 - Solo Exhibition – “All Creatures Great and Small” – Black River Gallery, Holland, MI

1990 - Duel Exhibition – “Desperate Acts/Desparate Acts” -  Black River Gallery, Holland, MI

1989 - Solo Exhibition – “Making Light of Things”– Black River Gallery, Holland, MI

 

Commissions:

2015 - Life Circles Pace Medical Clinic - Muskegon, MI

2014 - West Michigan Symphony - Muskegon, MI

1994 - Haven Reformed Church - Kalamazoo, MI

1994 - North Ottawa Community Hospital - Grand Haven, MI

1993 - FMB Corporate Headquarters - Holland, MI

1993 - Midland Resort and Convention Center - Midland, MI 1993

1993 - Steelcase Corporation Headquarters - Grand Rapids, MI

 

Publications:

2018 - Voyage Chicago - Online Cultural Media

2013 - Northern Michigan Concierge Magazine - Artwork featured on Fall/Winter 2013 Cover

 

Galleries:

Tvedten Fine Art - Harbor Springs, MI  2017 - Present

LaFontsee Galleries - Grand Rapids and Douglas, MI   2014 - Present

Art Cats Gallery – Muskegon, MI   2012 - 2014