Exhibitions and Awards
2017
Small Gems, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2016
Small Gems, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2016
Plein Air and Beyond, Casa del Herrero, Santa Barbara, CA
2016
Artists of Distinction, Art Walk, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
2016
31st Year Anniversary Exhibition, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2015
Traveling the West Art Show, Southwest Gallery, Dallas, TX
2015
Artists of Distinction, Art Walk, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
2015
5th Annual Slo-Poke Western Art Rodeo, Seaside Gallery, Pismo Beach, cA
2015
Visions of the Gaviota Coast, Bacara Resort and Spa, Santa Barbara, CA
2015
Small Gems, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2014-
2015
Near and Far: Plein Air in County Parks, County Arts Commission,
County Administration Building, Santa Barbara, CA
2014
30 year Anniversary Exhibition, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2014
Artists of Distinction, Art Walk, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
2014
Just Plein Air, Casa del Herrero, Santa Barbara, CA
2014
Finalist, The Artist's Magazine's Annual Art Competition
2014
Visions of the Gaviota Coast, Bacara Resort and Spa, Santa Barbara, CA
2014
Spring Bouquet of Hot Women, Palm Loft Gallery, Carpinteria, CA
2014
Small Gems, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2013
Art Walk, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
(Museum Director’s Award)
2013
Preserving Precious Spaces, Casa del Herrero, Santa Barbara, CA
2013
Visions of the Gaviota Coast, Bacara Resort and Spa, Santa Barbara, CA
(First Place Oil Painting and Bacara Choice Award)
2013
Make Hay While the Sun Shines, Palm Loft Gallery, Carpinteria, CA
2013
Colors of the Sun, Palm Loft Gallery, Carpinteria, CA
2013
Love of Beauty, Palm Loft Gallery, Carpinteria, CA
2012
Journey Forward, Palm Loft Gallery, Carpinteria, CA
2012
Art Walk, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
(First Place Oil Painting)
2012
S.C.A.P.E. (Southern California Artists Painting for the Environment)
Group show sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation, Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
(First Place)
2012
San Dimas Festival of Arts, San Dimas, CA
(First Place Oil Painting)
2011
Where Humans and Nature Intersect, Fine Art Competition, Wildling Art Museum, Los Olivos, CA
(First Place)
2011
San Dimas Festival of Arts, San Dimas, CA
2010
Cowgirl Up!, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ
2009
Cowgirl Up!, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Wickenburg, AZ
2008
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2007
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2006
Natural Perceptions, Meisel Gallery of Art
Rehabilitation Institute, Santa Barbara, CA
2006
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2005
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2004
Women Artists of the West, Strathearn Foundation Western Art Show
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Simi Valley, CA
2004
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2004
Paintings used as set design for feature film Sideways
2003
Santa Barbara Symphony 50th Anniversary Celebration, Arlington Theater, Santa Barbara, CA
2003
Cattlemen’s Western Art Show, Paso Robles, CA
2003
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2002
Cattlemen’s Western Art Show, Paso Robles, CA
2002
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2001
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
2000
Western States Horse Expo, Sacramento, CA
(First Place Oil Painting)
2000
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1999
Celebration of Western Art, Cow Palace, Berkeley, CA
1999
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1998
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1997
Art West Gallery, Santa Ynez, CA
1997
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1996
Women Artists and the West, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
1996
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1996
Draft Horse Classic, Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, CA
1995
Cattlemen’s Western Art Show, Madonna Inn Hereford Ranch Barn, San Luis Obispo, CA
1995
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1995
Draft Horse Classic, Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, CA
1994
Peppertree Art Show, Santa Ynez, CA
1993
Ceres Western Art Show, Ceres, CA
1993
American Academy of Equine Artists, International Museum of the Horse, Louisville, KY
1990
Image of the Horse, Redding Museum and Art Center, Redding, CA
Juried by Richard McLean (Catalog)
1990
The Artist’s Magazine National Wildlife Competition
(Finalist)
1989
California Expressions 1931-1989, Martin Isaacson Gallery at Rachlin & Rachlin Architects
Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles, CA
1989
Marine Mammal Art Show, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1988
Dialogues, Art Museum Council, Los Angeles County Museum of Art Rental Gallery
1987
Atkinson Invitational, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA
1987
Of Man and Nature, Time and Space, Solo show, Outer Space Gallery
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
1986
Southern California Watercolor Competition, Ojai Art Center, Ojai, CA
(First Place)
1985
Fourth of July Art Show, Carnegie Cultural Arts Center, Oxnard, CA
1985
Kneeland Gallery, Sun Valley, ID
1984
Harvest of Color, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1981
Festival of the Arts, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
1979
Annual Undergraduate Exhibition, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA