Biography


Presently Sculptor, Teacher and Gardener
Beldenville, Wisconsin, 1995-present

Attended the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, 1973-1977 (Major: Fine Arts)

Wisconsin Arts Board panelist (2002)

Recipient of Wisconsin Arts Board grant (2000)

Wisconsin Arts Board Artist Fellowship Award Winner (2000)

 

EXHIBITIONS

Foster Art Vault, Hammond, WI (April 2010)
Found Art Exhibit

Gallery 13, Minneapolis, MN (2008)
"Meanwhile... Back At The Ranch"

Gallery 101, River Falls, WI (2006)

The Atrium Gallery at The Phipps Center For The Arts, Hudson, WI (2001)

Promega Gallery, Madison, WI (2000)
Exhibit of Award Winning Wisconsin Artist

The Phipps Center For The Arts , Hudson, WI (1998)
"Passionate Obsessions"

Foster Hall, Hammond, WI (1997)
"13 Woman"

Alley Exhibitionist, River Falls, WI (1994)

Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN (1975)
Minnesota Craft Council Exhibition

Minnesota Museum of Art, Community Gallery,  Minneapolis, MN (1974)
Encounter With 16 Artists

Minnesota Art Exhibit, Minnesota State Fair (1973)
3rd prize award

East Central Minnesota Art Exhibit, Minnesota State Fair (1973)
3rd prize  award

Minnesota Art Exhibit, Minnesota State Fair (1972)
3rd prize award


PUBLIC PROJECTS

Assisted Ellsworth, Wisconsin High School students in creating 5 public benches (2008/2009)

BIRD FEEDER PROJECT
I taught 32 volunteers my concrete sculpture and mosaic techniques and helped them create
32 bird feeders, which were placed in front of patient's windows at the Hudson hospital.
Hudson, Wisconsin (2003)


PUBLIC SPEECHES

I spoke at the New Ventures Garden Seminar on ornamentation and structure in the garden.
Hosted by Northwood Community Education and The Spooner Garden Club.  (2006)