SELECTED AWARDS INCLUDE

Signature Artist - American National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society
Best of America Juried show, 2017
Award of Excellence

Signature Artist - American National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society
Best of America Juried show, 2016
Award of Excellence

Signature Artist - National Oil and Acrylic Painters' Society
Best of America Juried show, 2015
Award of Excellence

Heart of America Artist' Association Juried show - 2015 Illinois River Salon art exhibition.

Heart of America Artist' Association Juried show - 2014 Illinois River Salon art exhibition.

Heart of America Artist' Association Juried show - 2013 Illinois River Salon art exhibition.
2nd Place - "Misty Morning at Flint Creek, Illinois River "
$1,000 award and exhibited at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

Winner of People’s Choice Award, oil, Walton Arts Center, Nadine Baum Gallery, Artists of Northwest AR 2009

One Person art shows, DBGallery and Design, Springfield, MO, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008,  2007

I.O. Metro artist shows and sales
Sager Creek Regional Spring Show, AR, 2007, 3rd place, monetary award, “Home Place”

Ozark Arts Alliance Competition, 2007, April, AR, Special award,
“Still Life with Fruit” Oil, monetary award

Artists’ Fellowship Show, John Brown University 2006, 2 purchase awards, “Peonies in glass” Oil and “Farmhouse in France” Oil

Sager Creek Arts Center Competitive Show, AR,   September 2006, Bronze award, monetary award, “Antique Vase with Fruit” Oil

Artists’ of Northwest AR favorite works, 2005, 3rd Place, $300.00 award “Pansies” Oil

Sager Creek Arts Center, AR, 2004, Honorable mention, monetary award, “Crabapples and Antique Jug” Oil

Ft. Smith AR Regional Art Show, 2003,
Monetary award “Summertime” pastel

AAUW Invitational, juried, Kansas City,
MO, 1999 1st Place, purchase award, pastel “A Little Night Music”

Regional Fine Arts Show, Boatman’s Bank, Fayetteville, 1995, 2nd place, “The Pig Trail” Oil

Siloam Springs Sager Creeks Arts Center, 1994, 2nd, monetary award, “At Home on Sunrise Mountain” pastel

Walton Arts Center Pen Women of America Show, 1993, Purchase award, 
“Hollyhocks,” watercolor
Arts in Education Shows, Fayetteville and Little Rock, 1989-1993, Purchase awards, pastels and Oils

 

ORGANIZATION AFFILIATION

Board Member - Fayetteville Arts Alliance, formerly Fayetteville Underground