2010 - present
2010 - present

Artistic Focus:

Painting in Encaustic Mixed Media in 2 and 3 dimensions 

Assemblage

Galleries: 

Frangipani Gallery, 1102 Duval Street, Key West, FL 33040;                                                     

Key West Art Center, Front Street Key West, 33043                                                                

Artists in Paradise Gallery, Big Pine Key, FL 33043

 

Education:

BA in Fine Art, St. Andrews College, North Carolina 

 

Related Work and Professional Associations:

Co-owner, Framing In Paradise Custom Frame Shop, Big Pine Key, FL  2006- present

Monroe County Art in Public Places Board Member 2004- present, Chair 2012-present                  

Gourd Artists Gathering, Co-Chair, Cherokee NC, 2011- 2015                                         

Florida Association of Pubic Art Professionals, 2009-present  --- Conference committee for annual FAPAP conference in Key West 2014-2015                                                                   

The Studios of Key West  2008-present

Florida Keys Council of the Arts, Monroe County, FL, Board Member 2005-present

Founder and chair Pete Rosin Scholarship Fund for Keys students continuing their education in the visual arts 1994-2012

 

 

Exhibitions…

2017 -

Short Stories - encaustic collage, solo show Frangipani Gallery, Key West, Florida 

Key West Magazine - photo and inclusion in article on Fantasy Fest

Gallery Guide - Florida Keys Council of the Arts, image on cover 

2016 - 

View Point - paintings and assemblages, solo show Frangipani Gallery, Key West, Florida 

When I was 10 - Member show, The Studios of Key West 

Art in the Garden - Key West Botanical Garden 

Rusted Memoir - solo show Frangipani Gallery, assemblage

Florida Keys Council of the Arts member show

Art in Public Buildings - Monroe County, Florida 

Culture Magazine - photo and inclusion in an article on Keys artists

2015 –

Altered Egos – small sculpture exhibit – Frangipani Gallery

Art in Public Buildings – Key West Airport

Art in the Garden – Key West Botanical Garden

Woman Show – Sodu Gallery

Florida Key Council of the Arts Member Show 

Culture Magazine – 2 images chosen for inclusion

Grant recipient 9th Annual Encaustic Conference Provinctown, MA

Anne McKee Artist Fund - grant recipient 

Key West Magazine – photo and article- October issue

The Florida Keys and Key West – Keys Traveler –Vol. 11, No. 12 – Profiles in Paradise, Artist profile. 
The official tourism e-newsletter of the Florida Keys & Key West, with approximately 100,000 opt-in readers. Also will be included as a featured personality in the tourism council's popular "Locals'Choice" section of the Keys' official website (thesite gets approximately one million visitors per month).

2014 – 

Art in Public Buildings – Key West Airport

Art in the Garden – Key West Botanical Garden

LKAN show – second place mixed media

Woman Show – Sodu Gallery 

The Studios of Key West – Summer Show - Mangos

Monroe County Art In Public Buildings Member Show
    The Road Less Traveled

    Black, White And Read Allover

Window Exhibit, Artists In Paradise, “October Whimsy”

In The Mix – Group invitation show – Tropic Cinema 

 

2013 – 

Solo exhibition:  Frangipani Gallery- “Five” spring show

Solo exhibition:  Frangipani Gallery,  “Wax Works” winter show

Abstract Show, Gato Building Key West 

The Studios of Key West – summer and winter member shows

Woman Show – Sodu Gallery 

Studios of Key West – Chicken show 

LKAN  show - third place mixed media 

Art in Public Buildings – Key West Court House

 

2012-

Solo Exhibition – Frangipani Gallery – “Gingerbread” sponsored in part by a grant from the Anne McKee Artist Fund

Anne McKee Artist Fund - grant recipient

The Studios of Key West, Spring and Fall member shows

Art in Public Buildings – Marathon Airport 

Gato Building show – The Boat Show

LKAN  show – second place mixed media 

 

2011 –

The Studios of Key West – invitational - Sisters, Mothers, Lovers, Others

LKAN show – first place 3D

Woman Show – Sodu Gallery 

The Studios of Key West, Abstract Show

Gato Building show – On The Street Where You Live

 

1994-2010

Large 3 Dimensional Sculptural Costumes designed for Fantasy Fest Staged contents and parade.  Awards won each year;  Built in partnership with Robert D’Antonio annually -1993-2012

LKAN judged shows – 2005-2010 – mixed media and 3D

Woman Show – Custom House, Key West