Born in Monroe, MI
Lives & works in Monroe, MI
The Famous Artists Course for Talented Young People
Monroe County Community College
July 28, 2005 - Monroe Evening News, Page 27S, "Local Artist to Ink Temporary Tattoos"
September 15, 2011- Monroe Evening News, page 4C Arts and Entertainment, "Local Artist Hopes Mural Wins Prize"
September 20, 2013 - Monroe Evening News, page 5B Arts and Entertainment,"In Pursuit of the Prize"
August 7, 2014 - Monroe Evening News, page 5c Arts & Entertaiment, "A Whale of a Mural"
January 22, 2015 - Monroe Evening News, page 4c Arts & Entertainment, "Mural on Display"
September 2, 2014 - Detroit Free Press, page 4A "Big Acts, Big Crowds At AB&E"
January 7, 2016 - Monroe Evening News, page 1C Living Section,
1978-2015 Local art shows and street fairs,
producing mixed media paintings and art for children, locally in Monroe, Michigan.
Included is The Toledo Festival of the Arts (Toledo Ohio) for three years, The Wyandotte Street Art Fair (Wyandotte Michigan) for four years and the Downtown Monroe Fine Arts Fair
(Monroe, MI) for 3 years.
2006-2007 Ann Arbor Art Center Fundraiser "30x30" in Ann Arbor MI
2011- Participated in Artprize in Grand Rapids Michigan. Displayed Outdoor Mural at Pearl Street.
2012- Participated in Artprize 2012 in Grand Rapids Michigan, selected for the parking lot at the B.O.B.
2013 - Artscape, on the River, sponsored by the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy, in conjunction with Riverdays in June. The main criteria for this show is all the artwork, sculptures and prints must be outdoor durable art.
2013 – Selected to partcipate in a new program in Downtown Royal Oak Michigan called Art Explored. I had two murals displayed there, Whimsy of Whales and We Wait in Waves With Love until Summer of 2015
2014 - Participated in Artscape in Detroit for June.
2014 - Ford's Arts, Beats & Eats, Royal Oak, Michigan.
2014 - Participated in Artprize in Grand Rapids Michigan. Displayed at The Sundance Grill on Ottawa street.
2015 - Melbourne Art Festival in Melbourne Florida.
2015 - Ford's Arts Beats & Eats, Royal Oak, Michigan.
2015 - Participated in Artprize in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Installed on Kilwin's Chocolates on Michigan Ave SW.
2016 - Melbourne Art Festival in Melbourne Florida.
2013 - Artscape at Riverdays, Detroit, MI
Second Place award, Popular Vote
2014 - Artscape at Riverdays, Detroit, MI
First place Award, Popular Vote
2014 - Ford's Arts, Beats & Eats, Royal Oak, MI Best of Show Award
2017 - Monroe City/County Fine Art Show
Second Place Award, Oils/Acrylics
2019 - Monroe City/County Fine Art Show
Honorable Mention, Oil/Acrylics