Education

77-79  University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts

81-83     Watercolour 1,2,3  

88     Interior Design Lethbridge College, Lethbridge

90     Children's Book Illustration, University of Calgary

91    Advanced Painting and Critique, University of Calgary

92     Making Art your Business, University of Calgary

97-98   Art History Renaissance to Modern 1,2,  University of Calgary

94    Creative Negotiating,  University of Calgary

94-2004   Yearly Various Workshops: Pastel Painting, Advanced Watercolour, Advanced Acrylic, Figure Drawing, Oil painting, Portrait Painting

2004-2008    Continuing Education Arts Faculty, Art History, University of Victoria

2006- 2016    Metchosin International Art School.  Various disciplines: Portrait painting, Figure in Clay, Clay vessels, Fabric Arts, Painting and Collage, Encaustic painting, Wax/Oil/Collage, Abstract Painting


Exhibitions & Awards

Solo Shows

86  LeBel Mansion Historic Site,  Pincher Creek

88  Joan Turcott Gallery, Pincher Creek

91  Private Residence Solo Show

95  Edgemont Community Association Solo Show

99  Masters Gallery  "Overseas",  Calgary

01  Masters Gallery  "People from Far Away Places", Calgary

02   Masters Gallery  "Reflections of Travel and Paint", Calgary

04  Masters Gallery  "Beaches, Boats and East Coast", Calgary

04-2010  Stinking Fish Studio Tour 

Represented in Various Private and Corporate Collections

 

Group Shows

84-86  Varsity Watercolour group, Calgary

92  Fall Home group Show, Calgary

93  Rockyview Hospital show, Calgary

93   Western Canadian Place show, Calgary

94   Gulf Canada show, Calgary

94   Gulf Canada Square Show, Calgary

95   Devonian Gardens show, Calgary 

95   Theatre Calgary show, Calgary

95  Canadian Imperial Bank of Canada show, Calgary

96  CIBC show, Calgary

98  Calgary Stampede Show

2000  Federation of Canadian Artist show,  Granville Island, Vancouver

2006  Butchart Gardens gift show

2008   Sidney Fine Art Show

2010   Sooke Fine Art Show

2016  Al Fresco Plein Air Painting group show

 

Awards

93, 94  Winner of Calgary Herald Christmas Guide

96  Alberta Treasury Branch Calendar winner

98  Jetco card company winner

98, 2000  Federation of Canadian Jurors's Choice Award 


Past Artistic Affiliations

Teaching Experience

86-88    Painting and drawing for young children, Lebel Mansion, Pincher Creek

86-89   Adult Watercolour - Allied Art Centre  Pincher Creek

92-94Adult Watercolour - Beginner to Advanced,  Edgemont Community Centre, Calgary

94-98    Watercolour / Acrylic - Beginner to Advanced,  Private Home Studio, Calgary

95-2000  Guest Presentations and classes for school children

 

Memberships

89-99The Federation of Canadian Artists

 95   Member of the Canadian Conference of the Arts

 98 The Canadian Society of Partners in Water Colour

 2006-2011 Stinking Fish Studio Tour

 1 yr on Sooke Fine Arts Board