Artist’s Resume

 

I have taken botanical illustration classes from Lisa Pompelli, Anne Marie Evans, Jenny Phillips, Margaret Best, Pandora Sellars, Hillary Parker, Elaine Searle, Kate Nessler, Carol Woodin, and John Muir Laws.  I am a member of  the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA),  the Botanical Artists Guild of Southern California (BAGSC), and the California Native Plant Society (CNPS), and I have participated in both National and local exhibitions:


Solo Exhibitions:


           “Wildflowers of Mineral King”,

                        The Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers & Native Plants,  Sun Valley, CA, April 2012


International/National Juried Exhibitions:


            “Weird, Wild & Wonderful”, The Second New York Botanical Garden Triennial Exhibition,

                        Bronx, NY, April 2014

             Filoli 16th Annual Juried Botanical Art Exhibition, Woodside, California, April 2014

             16th Annnual International, An ASBA Exhibition, The Horticultural Society of New York, NY, Sept. 2013

             Filoli 15th Annual Juried Botanical Art Exhibition, Woodside, California., April 2013

             Filoli 13th Annual Juried Botanical Art Exhibition, Woodside, California, July 2011

             Filoli 12th Annual Juried Botanical Art Exhibition, Woodside, California, July 2010

             “A Natural Perspective”, An ASBA Juried Exhibition, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ, October 2009

              Filoli 11th Annual Juried Botanical Art Exhibition, Woodside, California, July 2009

              “Small Works 2008”, An ASBA Exhibition, Huntington Gardens, Pasadena, California, October 2008

              Filoli 10th Annual Juried Botanical Art Exhibition, Woodside, California, July 2008


Local Exhibitions:


               “The Art and Science of Native Plants”,

                         The Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers & Native Plants, Sun Valley, C A,  January 2014

               “Drought Tolerant Beauty”, A BAGSC Exhibition, Chapman University Leatherby Libraries,

                          Orange, CA,  Jan. 2013  

               California Native Plant Society Botanical Art  Exhibition, San Diego, California, January 2012

“              “Small Works 2011”, An ASBA Exhibition, Boston,  Massachusetts, October 2011

                “A Brush with Nature”, A BAGSC Exhibition, Chapman University Leatherby Libraries,

                           Orange, CA, February 2011                                                                       

                 Los Angeles Arboretum Library - A Juried Exhibition of BAGSC Artists,  Los Angeles, CA, April 2010

                 BAGSC Exhibit, Los Angeles Arboretum Garden Show,  Los Angeles, California, May 2010                   

                 BAGSC Exhibit, Los Angeles Arboretum Garden Show,  Los Angeles, California, May 2009               

                 California Native Plant Society Botanical Art  Exhibition,  Sacramento, California, January 2009

                 BAGSC Exhibit, Los Angeles Arboretum Garden Show,  Los Angeles, California, May 2008

                 BAGSC Exhibit, Manhattan Beach Creative Arts Center, Manhattan Beach, California, October 2007


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