Artist Bio

 

Education

 

2010 - Society of Creative Arts of Newtown Landscape Workshop, Newtown, CT

             May 24-28, Don Andrews, AWS

 

2008 -  Vermont Watercolor Society Landscape Workshop,  Woodstock, VT Oct 4,

              Robert J. O'Brien, AWS, NWS, VWS

 

2008 - The New England Watercolor Society Landscape Workshop

              South Shore Arts Center Cohasset, MA September 16-18, Don Andrews, AWS

 

2008 - 12th Annual Vermont Art Event, Colchester, VT July 29-Aug 2

              Reflections in H2O: Learning to Paint Water, David Becker, TWSA

              Looking for the Light, Margaret Roseman, CSPWC, SCA, TWS

              Loose and Juicy Landscapes, Robert Burridge, ISAP

 

2002 -  Fletcher Farm School for the Arts, Ludlow, VT

              Fall - What Color is this? Zena Robinson

              (Plein air) William Lambert

 

2001 - Fletcher Farm School for the Arts, Ludlow, VT

             Summer - The Simplicity of Watercolor, Zena Robinson

 

2001 - Artists' Medium, Williston, VT

             Intermediate Watercolor Kathleen  Berry-Bergeron

 

2001 - Frog Hollow, Middlebuiry, VT

             Winter - Painting a Living Landscape, Oil Hannah Session

 

 

1976-1999 University of Vermont Continuing Education

1999 - Summer-Art 195:Knowing Place; Painting, Writing and Ecological Perception.  Shelburne Farms and Shelburne Harbor.                

             Watercolor and charcoal, Cameron Davis

1999 - Spring-ENVS196/Art 195:Knowing Place, Painting, Writing and Ecological Perception.  From  Vermont's  Champlain Basin

             and the Chihuahuan Desert of West Texas.  Acrylics, Cameron Davis & Elizabeth Getchell

1996 - Summer: Drawing in the Natural World, Davis TeSelle

1980 - Fall: Art 115 - Intermediate Drawing

1976 - Fall: Art 195 -  Watercolor Painting

 

 

Memberships

 

Alaska Watercolor Society, Anchorage, AK, Signature Member

 

American Watercolor Society, New York, NY, Sustaining Associate Member

 

Art on Main, Bristol, Vermont, Artist Member

 

Bristol Friends of the Arts, Board Member 2004-2005

 

Bryan Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville, VT,  Artist Member

 

Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, Toronto, CD,  Associate Member

 

Hawaii Watercolor Society, Honolulu, HI, Signature Member

 

International Society of Acrylic Painters, Santa Cruz, CA, Signature Member, Honorary Life Member

 

National Watercolor Society, San Pedro, CA, Associate Member

 

New England Watercolor Society, Boston, MA,  Associate Member

 

Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Buffalo, NY, Signature Member

 

North East Watercolor Society, Newburgh, NY,  Signature Member

 

Northwest Watercolor Society, Bellevue, WA,  Associate Member

 

Northern Vermont Artists Association,  Essex Junction, VT

 

Transparent Watercolor Society of America , Morris, IL,  Life-Member

 

Vermont Arts Council, Montpelier, VT,  Artist Member

 

Vermont Watercolor Society, Quechee, VT,  Signature Member

 

 

Other Achievements

 

2015 Achieved signature Membership, North East Watercolor Society, Newburg, NY

 

2014 Invited Artist, Region I Airstream Rally, Essex Jct., VT 

 

2013 Achieved Signature Membership, Hawaii Watercolor Society, Honolulu, HI

 

2012 Achieved Signature Membership, Alaska Watercolor Society, Anchorage, AK

 

2011 Invited to design the French Heritage Day logo for the Addison County Chamber of Commerce, Vergennes, VT

 

2010 Achieved Signature Membership, Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Buffalo, NY

 

2010 Achieved Signature Membership, International Society of Acrylic Painters,  Watsonville, CA

 

2009 Invited Featured Artist, Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Junction, VT

 

2004-2010 Invited Artist on the grounds, Shelburne Museum Lilac Sunday

 

2006-2010  Invited Artist on the grounds, French Heritage Weekend, Vergennes, VT

 

2008 Watercolor Instructor, Common Ground Center, Starksboro, VT Summer 2008

 

2003-2008 Mentor- three month mentoring in painting, experimenting with color, sponsored by Bristol Friends of the Arts

 

2006 Achieved Signature Membership, Vermont Watercolor Society

 

2006 Selected by the Palettes Selection Committee's “Palettes Early 500 Club SELECTION",  Palettes of Vermont 53 Flavors   Vermont Arts Council

 

2006 Invited Artist in the Garden, Peggy Beckwith Open Competition  Hildene, Manchester, Vermont

 

2004 Muralist , Artists’ Alley Way, Bristol Friends of the Arts - Bristol, VT  Mural Selected as one of five Vermont Artists

 

 

Published Paintings

 

2014 Fletcher Allen Vermont Artists Calendar, Burlington, VT 

 

2012 Fletcher Allen Vermont Artists Calendar, Burlington, VT

 

2010 The Richeson 75: International Small Works, 2010 Exhibit Book, Kimberly, WI, meritorious selection.

 

2009 The Richeson 75: International Landscape, Seascape & Architectural 2009 Exhibit Book, Kimberly WI, Finalist, meritorious selections.

 

2009 Fletcher Allen  Vermont Artists Calendar. Burlington, VT

 

2008 The Richeson 75: International Landscape, Seascape & Architectural 2008 Exhibit Book, Kimberly WI, meritorious selection.

 

2008 The Richeson 75: International Small Works, 2008 Exhibit Book,  Kimberly WI, finalist.

 

2008 The Country and Abroad, Winter 2007-2008, Pine Plains, NY

 

2007 The Richeson 75: International Landscape & Exteriors, 2007 Exhibit Book, Kimberly, WI, meritorious selection.

 

2007 The Country and Abroad  March , May, Pine Plains, NY

 

2006 Vermont Magazine, The Vermont Arts & Culture Issue May/June

 

2006 Palettes of Vermont 53 Flavors: Tease Your Palette Spotlight Gallery, Vermont Arts Council.

 

1999 Knowing Place: Painting, Writing and Ecological Perception ENVS 196/Art195, A Collection of Course Works from Vermont'

Champlain Basin and the Chihuahuan Desert of West Texas.  University of Vermont, Environmental Program & Department of Art

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