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Selected National & Regional Exhibitions
National Watercolor Society, California
Rocky Mountain National Water Media Exhibition, Colorado
Western Federation of Watercolor Societies, Arizona
Louisiana Watercolor Society National Competition, Louisiana
Taos National Water Media Exhibition, New Mexico
Arizona Aqueous Exhibition, Arizona
Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Colorado (Award)
Northwest New Mexico National Show, New Mexico (Awards including Best of Show)
Alpine Artists National Show, Colorado (Awards including First Place and Purchase Award)
Texas Neighbors’ Five State Competition, Texas (Awards including First Place and Best of Show)
Arlington Museum of Art National Competition, Texas (Purchase Awards)
Dallas Museum of Natural History, Texas (Best of Show)
Southwestern Watercolor Society, Texas (First Place, plus other awards)
Society of Watercolor Artists, Texas, (Awards including Best)
North Texas Fine Arts Exhibition, Texas (Awards including First Place)
New Mexico Arts and Crafts Festival, New Mexico (Best of Show)

Solo Exhibitions
Barnwell Art Center, Shreveport, Louisiana
Goodrich Gallery, Dallas, Texas
Descanso Gardens Art Center, La Canada, California
Irving Art Center, Irving, Texas
University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, Texas
San Juan College Art Gallery, Farmington, New Mexico
Farmington Museum, Farmington, NM
Karyn Gabaldon Gallery, Durango, CO

Invited Juror & Workshop Teacher
New Mexico Watercolor Society in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Hoover Watercolor Society in Shreveport, Louisiana
West Texas Watercolor Society in Lubbock, Texas
West Texas Art Festival in Midland, TX
Four Corners Regional Art Competition in Farmington, New Mexico
Mount Pleasant Art Society, Texas
Durango Art Festival, Durango, Colorado

Southwest Art Magazine, featured artist in "Language of Watercolor" Fall 1993
Southwest Art Magazine, (award photo) in June 2003
Southwest Art Magazine, featured artist in "Start Your Collection" 2004
Watercolor Magic Yearbook, 2003
Watercolor Magic Magazine, October 2004
Splash 7, Best of Watercolor, published by North Light Books, 2002
The Watercolour Artist’s Colour Mixing Bible, Quarto Press, London, 2007
The Watercolour Flower Painter’s Handbook, Quarto Press, London, 2005
Poster for American Heart Association annual fundraiser in Albuquerque
Poster for American Heart Association annual fundraiser in Tucson, AZ
Poster for American Cancer Society fundraiser in Albuquerque, NM, 2005
Featured Auction Artist for ACS fundraiser in Santa Fe, NM, 2006
San Juan Symphony program cover artist for 2008-2009

Permanent Public Collections
Humana and Presbyterian Hospitals, nationwide
San Juan Regional Hospital and Cancer Treatment Center
San Juan College
UT Southwestern Medical School
Durango Cancer Center
New Mexico Watercolor Society permanent collection
Boone County National Bank of Missouri (purchase award)
La Fonda Hotel, Taos, NM
The Oak Room at the Strater Hotel, Durango, CO

Workshops Conducted
Dallas Museum of Art
New Mexico Watercolor Society
Hoover Watercolor Society, Louisiana
West Texas Watercolor Society
Society of Watercolor Artists, Texas
Durango Art Center, Colorado

Dallas Community Colleges
Collin County Community College, Texas
San Juan College, New Mexico
Bardean Gallery sponsored workshop, New Mexico

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