Acrylic on raw linen 27"x 35"

Educational Background

  • Master of Art, Painting, Wayne State University 2010
  • Postgraduate work in art, University of Texas at El Paso: Drawing, Painting and Printmaking, Cinema, and French
  • Bachelor of Arts, Art Education, Michigan State University

Professional Experience

  • International Academy currently teaching oil painting
  • Organized and taught art classes for Japanese families working in Juarez, Mexico
  • Taught drawing and painting
  • Taught art in the El Paso Schools for 13 years

Community Activities

Art collection at the University of Texas at El Paso Library

  • Inventoried and oversaw the collection

Art collection at Con Vida, Detroit, Michigan

  • making inventory of African Art form South America.

Art Interests

  • Painting
  • Drawing
  • Sculpture and Mosaics
  • Photography
  • Illustration

Selected Exhibits

Scarab Club, Photography show. October, 2012

Northville Art House, West of Center show. June, 2011

Amherstberg Art Centre, Leamington, Canada, two person show, June, 2010

Art on the Border,

Gibson Gallery, Amerhersterg, Canada, group show with three other artists, May, 2010

Graduate Exhibit

West Hancock gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan

Graduate exhibit

Community art Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan

The Laboratory” EMU/WSU Collaborative exhibit

Gallery Project, 215 South 4th Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Close to the Border, University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University

El Paso Museum of Art, Annual Art Association Exhibition

Won Best in Oil two years in a row

Painting Exhibition, W.F. Mullaly gallery, Birmingham, MI