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EDUCATION

Impetus for Creative Arts, Federal program for gifted in the arts San Diego, CA.

Bachelor of Arts Program, UCSD, Irvine, CA.

Architecture/Studio Arts Program, LCC, Eugene, OR

Linfield College, McMinnville, OR.  Arts Management

20+ years Fine Art Consulting, Major Fine Art Gallery Show Curating

TEACHING

Resume Building for the New Arts Professional Workshops

Critique Sessions, ongoing spring workshops

Painting ”En Plein Aire” Arts Alliance of Yamhill Co.

Art in Education through Salem Art Association, Oregon Art Association

&National Endowment for the Arts

“ArtWork is LifeWork” painting classes

Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR.

Currents Gallery Coop McMinnville, OR  Painting all levels, and

“Business of Art” series – Current

PUBLIC and SELECTED PRIVATE COMMISSIONS

Small Towns Mural Projects; Sheridan, Amity and Newberg, funded by National Endowment for the Arts 1995 – 98

“Perennial Gardens” Private Mural series custom homes

The Allison Hotel and Spa, Newberg, Oregon 21’ Oil Triptych Installation

Numerous Commissioned Paintings, Watercolor, Acrylic, Oil

EXHIBITIONS and JUROR APPOINTMENTS

Art Harvest Tours, Yamhill Co.

Mid-Valley Arts, Salem, OR

One Woman Show, “Politically Speaking” Roseburg, OR. Arts Center

Juror, Jenkins Estate Painter’s Showcase, Portland, OR

Juror Beaverton Arts Showcase 2010

Numerous Community Art Exhibits Juror

One Woman Show Bend Oregon 2001

Art Symposium Presenter Eastern Oregon University 2004

Juror Vistas and Vineyards, Oregon State University Lasells Stewart Center

Lawrence Gallery Sheridan, Salishan and Portland, major shows 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012

Published: “Golden Slopes of Oregon” Wine tasting journal illustration 2005

Cover for Phone Directories Company for Yamhill Co. Phonebook 2006

AWARDS and SELECTED CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Bank of America Fine Arts Scholarship Award

National Endowment for the Arts, Oregon Arts Commission 1993 & 95

Evergreen Aviation; Evergreen Agricultural Enterprises, McMinnville OR.

Oil Can Henry, Corporate Center, Portland and Newberg OR.

Trisaetum Vineyards, McMinnville OR

Attorneys Gunn, Cain & Kinney LLP, Newberg, OR.

Resort at the Mountain, Welches, OR.

Zenith Vineyard and Event Center, Salem, OR

Conlan Company, Portland, OR

The Allison Hotel and Spa, Newberg, OR.  21’ Oil triptych, “Paradise”