2019:

Pastel Society of Cape Cod, “For Pastels Only” National Juried Show, Yarmouth, MA

International Association of Pastel Societies “Pastel World” 34th Juried Exhibition, Albuquerque, NM

Iowa Artist’s Regional Show, Ames, IA - 2nd and 3rd place awards

Des Moines Women’s Club Annual Art Exhibition. Des Moines, IA

2018:

“Yosemite Renaissance 33” National Juried Show, Yosemite, CA   second place award

2017:

Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod For Pastels Only”National Juried Show, Yarmouth, MA

Iowa State Fair, Des Moines, IA

2016-2017

Five solo exhibitions, “16 Irises”, Ames Iowa

2015

Iowa State Fair Des Moines, IA

Education

Internship - weaving and color, with Montel-Saanio, Oikarainen, Finland, 1974

Life drawing and intaglio printmaking, Ateneum Art Institute, Helsinki, Finland 1974

Bachelor of Fine Arts, cum laude, major": printmaking, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 1977

Pastel, Mary Muller Studio, 2013-2019

Shibori - Japanese tie dyeing, Des Moines Art Center, 2015-2016Watercolor, Des Moines Art Center, 2019

Workshops:

Zen watercolor, Deborah Ross, Sarasota, FL, 2015

Multi-media painting, Annie O’Brien Gonzales, Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, 2015

Plein-air astel, Terri Ford, Carmel, CA, 2016

Watercolor, David Smith, Minneapolis, MN 2016

Plein-air pastel, Jeanne Rosier-Smith, Amalfi Coast, Italy, 2017

Abstract pastel, Debra Stewart, Bettendorf, IA, 2018

Plein-air pastel, Lyn Asselta, Hickory, NC, 2019

Landscape pastel - light and water, Lana Ballot, 2019

Memberships:

Iowa Pastel Society, Iowa Artists