EDUCATION

 

BFA Emmanuel College, Boston, Massachusetts (Cum Laude) (Recipient of four-year St. Vincent De Paul Art Scholarship)

 

Classes/workshops with the following: 

 

Pastel - Tony Allain, Alene Ordman, Alain Picard, Frank Federico, Marla Baggetta, Jen Evenhus, Jacob Aguiar,

Figure Drawing - Robin Wiseman (RISD),

Watercolor - Wendy Artin, Al Albrektson 

Abstract Painting- Richard Harrington

Oil Painting - Alene Ordman & Dora Atwater Milliken

Interpretive Figurative Painting - Amy Wynn (RISD)

 

SELECTED COMPETITIONS and EXHIBITIONS

 

September 2017 - Enduring Brilliance, Pastel Society of America Juried Exhibition, National Arts Club,NYC

August 2017 - Refraction, two-person exhibition, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth, MA

June 2017 - International Association of Pastel Societies 2017 Master's Circle Exhibition, Albuquerque, NM

March 2017 - Women Artists & Educators of the Providence Art Club, Women & Infant's Hospital, Providence, RI

December 2016 - International Association of Pastel Societies 2016 Web Exhibition

October 2016 - Renaissance in Pastel 2016, CT Pastel Society Juried National Exhibition, Norwich, CT

June 2016 - For Pastels Only on Cape Cod 2016 Juried National Exhibit, Pastel Painters of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth, MA

June 2016 - International Association of Pastels Societies Juried Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, NYC

April 2016 - Pastel 100 Competition, Pastel Journal Magazine

February 2016 - Providence Art Club Artist Member Show

December 2015 - International Association of Pastel Societies 26th Annual Juried Web Exhibition

July 2015 - UART Online Pastel Art Competition

June 2015 - For Pastels Only on Cape Cod 2015 Juried National Exhibition, Pastel Painters Soc. of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth, MA

June 2015 - "Get Real" Invitational Exhibition, Spring Bull Gallery, Newport, RI

June 2015 - A Sense of Light, three-person show, Providence Art Club, Providence, RI

December 2014 - Art Association of Northern Colorado Juried National Web Show 2014

December 2014 - International Association of Pastel Societies 25th Annual Juried Web Exhibition

October 2014 - Renaissance in Pastel 2014, CT Pastel Society Juried National Exhibit, Norwich, CT

September 2014 - Enduring Brilliance 2014, Pastel Society of America National Juried Exhibition, National Arts Club, NYC

August 2014 - Emmanuel College Alumni Exhibition, Cape Cod Cultural Center, South Yarmouth, MA

August 2014 - "8 Visions" Juried 8-person Exhibition, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

July 2014 - "Refraction of Light", Solo Exhibition, Gallery Artrio, Hyannis, MA

June 2014 - For Pastels Only on Cape Cod 2014 Juried National Exhibit, Pastel Painters of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth, MA

May 2014 - International Association of Pastel Societies Juried Exhibition, Vose Galleries, Boston, MA

April 2014 - Providence Art Club Nationwide All Media Juried Exhibition, Providence, RI

February 2014 - Providence Art Club Artist Member Exhibit, Providence, RI

November 2013 - Pastel Society of Cape Cod Signature Member Exhibit, Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA

October 2013 – Renaissance in Pastel 2013, Connecticut Pastel Society Juried National Exhibit, Norwich, CT

June 2013 – For Pastels Only 2013 Juried National Exhibit, Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth, MA

May 2013 – St. Botolph Club’s New Talent/New England Juried Exhibit, Boston, MA

December 2012 – International Association of Pastel Societies 2012 Juried Web Exhibition

September 2012 – All New England Juried Exhibit, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA

September 2012 - Renaissance in Pastel 2012, Connecticut Pastel Society National Juried Exhibit, Waterbury, CT

September 2012 – Enduring Brilliance, Pastel Society of America National Juried Exhibit, New York, NY

August 2012 – Signature Member Juried Exhibit, Connecticut Pastel Society, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, CT

July 2012 – Falmouth Artists’ Guild Summer Juried Show, Falmouth, MA

June 2012 – For Pastels Only on Cape Cod 2012 Juried National Exhibit, Pastel Painters of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth, MA    

May 2012 – All Cape Cod Juried Exhibit, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA

 

RECENT NOTABLE HONORS & AWARDS            

 

December 2016 - Silver Award, International Association of Pastel Societies 2016 Juried Web Show

October 2016 - Philip M. Danylik Memorial Award, Renaissance in Pastel 2016 National Exhibit, Norwich, CT

September 2016 - Master Circle Designation, International Association of Pastel Societies

June 2016 - Chicago Pastel Society Award, For Pastels Only 2016 National Juried Show, South Yarmouth, MA

April 2016 - Honorable Mention, Pastel 100 Competition, Pastel Journal Magazine

February 2016 - 1st Place Award, Providence Art Club Artist Member Show

February 2016 - 40 Masters of Pastel, Le Livre 2016, Practique Des Arts, (French publication) 6-page feature

November 2015 - Honorable Mention, Pastel 100 Competition, Pastel Journal Magazine, April 2016

September 2015 - Juror of Acceptance, Renaissance in Pastel 2015 National Exhibit, CT Pastel Society, Stanford, CT

July 2015 - Honorable Mention, UART Sanded Pastel Paper Online Pastel Competition

June 2015 - Connecticut Pastel Society Award, For Pastels Only 2015 National Juried Show, South Yarmouth, MA

December 2014 - First Place in PaintIng, Art Association of Northern Colorado Juried National Web Show 2014

October 2014 - Best of Show, Connecticut Pastel Society, Rennaisance in Pastel, 2014, Norwich, CT

June 2014 - Best of Show, Pastel Painters of Cape Cod National Juried Exhibit, South Yarmouth, MA

February 2014 - Honorable Mention, Providence Art Club Artist Member Exhibition, Providence, RI

December 2013 - Award of Merit, Attleboro Arts Museum Members' Show, Attleboro, MA

November 2013 - Jerry’s Artarama Merchandise Award, CPS Renaissance in Pastel 2013 National Juried Show, Norwich, CT

June 2013 – Pastel Society of America Award, For Pastels Only 2013 National Juried Show, South Yarmouth, MA

March 2013 – Juried Signature Membership into the Pastel Society of America

December 2012 – 1st place in International Association of Pastel Societies 2012 Juried Web Show     

September 2012 – Catherine Lorillard Wolf Art Club Award, Connecticut Pastel Society, Renaissance in Pastel 2012 

July 2012 – 1st place award in Figurative Painting, Falmouth Artists’ Guild, Juried Summer Show  

June 2012 – 2nd place award in Mixed Media, Cape Cod Art Association, All Cape Cod Juried Exhibit                                     

 

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS  

 

Signature member of the Pastel Society of America

Master Circle, International Association of Pastel Societies

Signature member of the Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod, Master Workshop Coordinator

Signature member of the Connecticut Pastel Society

Artist member of the Providence Art Club, Education Committee Member     

 

 

 

RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

 

Fall 2017 to present - Instructor in pastel, RISD Continuing Education, Providence, RI

2013 to present - Instructor in pastel and watercolor, Providence Art Club, Providence, RI

May 2011 to present -Instructor in adult watercolor painting/drawing classes, Rehoboth, MA

October 2011 to  present - Pastel painting demonstrations and workshops throughout New England                           

 

                                                                                                                                    

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