A formal education in the Arts with a BA from UCONN and post graduate studies in Fine Arts at USC and Old Dominion.  After which I studied abroad with artists in Japan and North Africa. In the sixties I designed knitwear needlework kits for Knit Wit of Southern California and have taught extensively in the Southeast and

on the Gulf Coast. I've had OJT with the best and brightest at Creative Arts Workshop, Farmington 

Valley Art Center, Brookfield Craft Center, and Guilford Handcrafts Center all in Connecticut. My award winning

work has been exhibited in such venues as the Cheeseborough Pond Gallery in Connecticut, the Williamsburg

Gallery in Virginia, On the Hill in Yorktown, Studio 21, twentieth Century Gallery and P. Kanes in Iwakuni, Japan.


In residence at the Atlantic Center for the Arts:

   Line and Mark as Subject, 2005, 2007

   Spirituality in Art I, II, III, 2006

   Shape and Form as Subject, 2007

   Abstracting from a Visual Reference, 2007

LC Cultural Affairs Council Juried Art Show, Tavares, Fl. 2002 

Marion Cultural Alliances Unbridled Art, Ocala, Fl. 2003

Central Florida Juried Art Show, MDCA, 2004

Rivergroup's Live Oak Art Auction, Ocala,Fl. 2004

Deland Museum's Equifest at Spring Garden Ranch, 2005

Wet Canvas Interactive Invitational, Art in the Square, Tavares, 2005

Osceola Center for the Arts, Kissimmee, 2006

National Museum of Women in the Arts, tavares, 2006

9th Annual International Judeo Christian  Juried Art Show, Omaha,2007 

 Juried and Invitational Shows