ARTIST INFO: Resume

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JURIED SHOWS 

2013 AVAA Figure Show, Austin, TX 

2012, 2009 12Buy12, Austin Art Space, Austin, TX 

2012 AVAA Photography and Printmaking, Austin, TX 

2012-10, 2006-04 AVAA Member Show, Austin, TX 

2011 Austin Details Art + Photo Gallery, Austin, TX  

2011 For the Love of Art, Austin Art Space, Austin, TX 

2011-2009, 2006 Austin Pastel Society, Austin, TX 

2010 Austin Figurative Show, Austin, TX 

2007 AVAA 30th Anniversary Show, Austin, TX 

2005, 2004 VU/Austin Show, Austin, TX 

EXHIBITIONS 

2013 Cool/Hot Resident Artist Show, Austin Art Space,  

Austin, TX 

2013 West Austin Studio Tour, AVAA, Austin, TX 

2013 Before and Aperture, Gallery Museo, Austin, TX 

2011 Austin Pastel Society, Northwest Hills, Austin, TX 

2011 SXSW, Hyde Park Bar and Grill, Austin, TX 

2011 University of Phoenix, Austin, TX 

2011-10 Amplify Credit Union, Austin, TX 

2011, 2005, 2004, 2003 Bunkhouse Gallery,  

Cypress Mill, TX  

2010 SAVA Fine Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX 

2010 Thomas Properties Group, Austin, TX 

2010 Women's Center of TX Fine Art Gallery, Austin, TX 

2009 First Night, Real Gallery, Austin, TX 

2009 EAST, Real Gallery, Austin, TX 

2008 Water Reflections, San Marcos, TX 

2007 Austin Pastel Society, San Marcos, TX 

2005 Artists' Open Studio, Austin, TX  

2005 Juan Mario's, Lakeway, TX 

2005 Texas State Capitol, Austin Pastel Society, Austin, TX 

2004 Carr America Building, Austin, TX 

2004 Texas State Capitol, AVAA, Austin, TX 

2004 AVAA "Elevator Party", Carr America Building, Event Coordinator, Austin, TX 

SOLO SHOWS 

2014 Slide Show and Exhibit at Austin Art Space, Austin, TX 

2014 Open Studio, Austin Art Space, Austin, TX 

2013 Grand Opening at Austin Art Space, Austin, TX 

2013 Cloudscapes, Starbucks, Austin, TX 

2012 Open Studio, Austin, TX 

2012 Russell's Bakery, Austin, TX 

2011 Russell's Bistro, Austin, TX 

2010 Vino 100, Round Rock, TX 

2005 Starbucks, Austin, TX 

PLEIN AIR | OUTDOOR PAINTING EVENTS 

2016 PAPI Plein Air Event, Hagerman, ID 

2016-15 Driggs Digs Plein Air, Driggs, ID 

2014 Plein Air on the Yellowstone, Livingston, MT 

2012 Kerrville Outdoor Painters' Event/Juried Show,  

Kerville, TX 

2012 Texas Hill Country Invitational & Show, Boerne, TX 

AWARDS 

2015 Third Place, Driggs Digs Plein Air Event 

2011 Second Place Landscape, Austin Pastel Society 

2009 Merwit Award, Austin Pastel Society 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE 

Since 2005, Private and group art lessons and events at Studio Zanne, nationwide. 

2011-2005 Faculty, Austin Museum of Art's Laguna  

Gloria Art School, Austin, TX --now The Contemporary Austin; Designed/Instructed painting, pastels and craft classes for preschool to adults. 

2011-2010 Michael's Craft Stores, Georgetown and Austin, TX; Demoed Grumbacher's acrylics and taught painting classes to all skill levels and ages. 

2010 Cafe Monet, created and taught fun painting experiences for beginners 

2005 Concordia University Texas, designed/instructed children's summer camp art activities for Austin Children's Choir Camp, K-12, Austin, TX 

 

JUROR 

2010-2008 Hill Elementary, Reflections Art Competition, 

Austin, TX 

2007 Highland Park Elementary, Reflections PTA, Austin, TX 

CHARITABLE DONATIONS 

2016, 2014 The Collegiate Schools Auction, Richmond, VA 

2011 Austin State Hospital Fundraiser, Austin, TX 

2010 Helping Hands Crystal Ball Gala Event, Austin, TX 

2010 Austin Dog Alliance's Fetching Art Auction, Austin, TX 

TRADE SHOWS AND FAIRS 

2013 Plein Air Convention, Monterey, CA 

2006, 2005 FACET, Austin Pastel Society, Austin, TX 

2004 Art on the Lawn, Austin, TX 

DEMONSTRATIONS | WORKSHOPS 

2011 Austin Pastel Society, Austin, TX 

2011 Del Webb Sun City, Georgetown, TX, demo/workshop 

2010 Baca Center Senior Art Club, Round Rock, TX 

2010 Palette Club, Austin, TX 

2008 UT Endzone Club, Austin, TX 

2006, 2005 FACET/Artists' Harvest, Austin, TX  

2006 Municipal Art Guild, Austin, TX 

2006 Palette Club, Austin, TX 

EVENTS 

2014 West Yellowstone KOA, West Yellowstone, MT; Designed/Instructed arts and crafts events and programs for youth and families at RV Park for summer season. 

2008 Hyatt Regency Lost Pines, TX; Provided hotel guest caricatures 

2008 University of Texas, Austin; Led cartooning activities in the VIP tent during pre-game events 

2004 AVAA "Elevator Party", Carr America Building, Austin, TX; Event Coordinator for art reception for several artists, one on each floor, in each elevator lobby. Oversaw catering, door prizes and marketing. 

MEMBERSHIPS 

American Impressionist Society 

Austin Pastel Society 

Plein Air Painters of Idaho 

Professional Photographers of America 

EDUCATION 

BA Studio Art - Principia College, Elsah, IL 

BFA Graphic Design - TCU, Ft. Worth, TX 

INDEPENDENT STUDIES 

Graduate Art Course, Principia College, Drawing and Painting in France 

SELECT PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOPS AND MENTORS 

Ann Templeton, Huihan Liu, Susan Ogilvie, Lesley Rich, Peggi Kroll-Roberts, William Schneider, Marla Baggetta, Edward Povey, Randy Kerr, Nancy Bush, Dave Santillanes