Workshops and Exhibitions



First Place Ribbon for Tolumnia Red Berry, and Second Place Ribbon for Winter Beauty, water color, Greater Lansing Orchid Society, Annual Show, MSU, East Lansing, MI


Set Fire to the Rain, Ravello Hilltop, Turkish Tent & Morning Meadow juried in to the 5th Annual Plein Air Salon Competition Online Juried Show.



Second Place Ribbon for Oncidium Macrophyllum, water color, Greater Lansing Orchid Society Annual Show, MSU campus, East Lansing, MI


Piaggio Ap`e juried in to the 7th Annual 6″ Squared Exhibition, Costa Mesa, California



Universal Design Education Grant funded by Adaptive Environments, Boston, MA & the National Endowment for the Arts



College & University Initiation Grants, Architectural Evaluation, Accessibility, Perception & Behavior



UCLA Chancellors’ 4 year Teaching Fellowship & Dissertation Fellowship, graduated with Honors & Distinction

Northwestern Scholarships, graduated with Honors & Distinction


1960 +1961

Wieboldt’s Scholastic Art Awards for Achievement in Art, 2 Blue Ribbons, 3 Gold Keys, 4 Places



One Person Show, Featured Artist, Arts Council of Greater Lansing, MI, June 1-30, Opening Reception June 2, 2016



Gallery Exhibit, Shiawassee Arts Center, Owosso, MI, June 23-August 2



Williamstown Township Fine Art Sale & Studio Tour



Multiple Group Shows:

1212 Gallery, Delta Township Library

Absolute Gallery, Lansing, MI, Framer’s Edge Gallery,

Okemos, MI, Shiawassee Arts Center, Owosso, MI



Two Person Show, Wax Fantasy, Mackerel Sky Gallery, East Lansing, MI



Group Show, Mixed Media, Peoples Church, East Lansing, MI


                        TIME OUT for a ‘real’ job. . . .



Group Show, Sumie, Osaka, JAPAN


One Person Show, Sumie & Water Color, Fine Arts Building, Washington State University


1971                 One Person Show, Mixed Media, Compton Union Building, Washington State University


1969                 MFA Group Exhibition, UCLA Fine Arts Gallery


Point Mugu Topographic MFA model on permanent exhibit for viewer orientation, Point Mugu Recreational State Park, CA


Selected Workshops Attended & Courses Taken


Water Media Workshops with Mark Mehaffey, MI

Flying Colors Art Workshop with Mark Mehaffey, Amalfi Coast, Italy (2014)


2010-12, 15

Encaustic Workshops, William Harsh, Carmel, CA, Cynthia Winika, Peninsula School of Art, Fish Creek, WI, Alexandre Masino, R&F Paints, N.Y. Sarah Rehmer, R&F Paints, La Grange, IL


2009, 2011

Pastel Workshops, Sandy Davison & Jim Markle, MI



Acrylic & Collage Workshop, Robert Burridge, Lac du Flambeau, WI


2009-12, 14

Figure Study, Williamston High School, MI


2009 – 2010

Life Drawing with Joy Schroeder, MSU Department of Art



Multiple Marker Workshops, Shopsmith Woodworking & Auto Cad courses


Lighting Workshop for College and University Professors, G. E. Research Lighting Institute, OH



Contemporary Sumie Brush Painting, Osaka University, JAPAN