Professional Memberships

Signature Member ~ Contemporary Fine Art International, Oil Painters of America Associate member, Signature Member ~ Artists of Texas, American Impressionist Society, Irving Arts Association, Trinity Art Guild, American Women Artists, Associated Creative Artists, Dallas Society of Visual Communications, Daily Painters Gallery, Women in Publishing, Society for National Association Publishing, Society for Scholarly Publishing, American Society for Association Executives, Council of Science Editors

 

Awards  and Honors

 

October 2014 - Second Place, Shining Stars, The Arts League of the Arts Council Northeast, Halos and Hydrangeas, 20X20, oil

September 2014 - Received Designation of Master Signature Artist for the Artists of Texas

April 2014 - Dallas Morning News Featured Artist - Dallas Arboretum Artscape

April 2014 - Dallas Arboretum 2014 Artscape Featured Artist

March 2014 - Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Show: Ribbons in the Sky White Tulips, 14X14

February 2014 - Top 100, Rites of Spring: Pink Sorbet Peonies, 16X12

February 2014 - Top 25, Rites of Spring: Abundance Delphiniums and Daisies, 20X20

February 2014 - Honorable Mention, Contemporary Fine Arts International Still Life: Tea for Two Peonies, 12X12

January 2014 - Second Place, Daily Paintworks Monthly Challenge, December 2013: White Rose Rebellion, 20X16

December 2013 - Third Place, Contemporary Fine Arts International, December Challenge: Festive Theme, Cherry Blossom Percher - Red Cardinal, 10X8

November 2013 - Best of Show, Trinity Arts Guild 2013 Annual Show, Purple Rain Sunflowers, 16X20

November 2013 - First Place, Trinity Arts Guild 2013 Annual Show, Dots and Daisies, 16X12

October 2013 - First Place, Shining Stars 2013 Annual Show, Love's Embrace White Hydrangeas, 16X20

Spring 2013 - Honorable Mention, Contemporary Fine Art International Tapestry of Life Juried Show, Garden Breeze Sunflowers, 16X20

May 2013 - Second Place, Contemporary Fine Art International Flower Power Juried Show, French Tulips, 16X20

January 2013 - First Place, Contemporary Fine Art International Elegance Juried Show, Cuties and Hydrangeas, 16X20

January 2013 - People's Choice First Place, National BoldBrush Competition, Cuties and Hydrangeas, 16X20

October 2012 - Best of Show, Shining Stars 2012 Annual Show, Dinner Date Daisies and Sunflowers, 16X20

September 2012 - People's Choice First Place, National Boldbrush Competition, Crepe Paper Poppies, 16X12

May 2012 - Irving Arts Association Annual Member Show, Honorable Mention, Violas and Pansies, 16X20

February 2012 - Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery, Jury's Special Selection, Serenity Garden Poppies, 30X30

February 2012 - Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery, Jury's Featured Selection, Tulip Path, 14X11

September 2011- Second Place, Shining Stars 2011 Annual Show, Gentle Slumber Rose Bouquet, 11X11

September 2011 - People's Choice First Place, National Boldbrush Competition, Rosy Outlook, 8x8

August 2011- First Place, Works on Canvas, 26th Annual Open Juried Show, Mid Cities Fine Artists - Silent Serendipity White Poppies, 16X20

June 2011 - First Place, Trinity Arts Guild National Show, Still Life Category, Wish Carnations

June 2010 - Finalist, Bold Brush Painting Competition, People's Choice - Most Popular, Wild Abandon-Sunflower (out of 580 entries)

June 2010 - First Place, Trinity Arts Guild National Show, Oil and Acrylic Category, A Quiet Morning

May 2010 - Third Place Overall, Irving Arts Association 55th Annual Member Juried Show, From the Heart-Sunflowers

March 2010 - Honorable Mention, Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Art Show, Pansy Panorama

 

 

 

 

 

Selected Exhibits

February 2012 Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Show, Walk With Me Tulips

May 2011 Trinity Arts Guild National Juried Show, Silent Serendipity White Poppies

May 2011 Trinity Arts Guild National Juried Show, Citrus Tableau

May 2011 Trinity Arts Guild National Juried Show, Wish Carnations

November-December 2010 - Expressions 2010, National League of American Pen Women Dallas Branch Juried Show, From the Heart Sunflowers, Parasol Sunflower, and Penny Lane.

September 2010 - Unconditional Love Juried Pet Art Show, Pug Love

May 2010 - Irving Arts Association 55th Annual Member Juried Show, Studio Zinnias

May 2010 - Trinity Arts Guild National Juried Show, Black Grapes and Lilacs 

May 2010 Trinity Arts Guild National Juried Show, A Quiet Morning, Geraniums

March 2010 Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Art Show, Queen of the Night Tulips

March 2010 Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Art Show, Arboretum Dancers

March 2010 Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Art Show, Purple Obsession Iris

September 2009 Eighth Annual Juried Wildlife Art Competition, Irving Arts Association, Mister Blue-Great Blue Heron

July 2009 Unconditional Love Juried Pet Art Show, Irving Arts Association, Shop Girl

July 2009 Unconditional Love Juried Pet Art Show, Irving Arts Association, Winnifred Wigglepants

October 2008, Featured Artist, Artology Online Magazine - Emergency Medicine News

August-September 2008, Dallas Arboretum Garden Gallery Juried Show, Canna Lilies

April 2008, "Bountiful", Cover art for the Journal of Emergency Nursing by Nancy Medina

March 2008, Featured Artist, Society Life Magazine

May-June 2007, "Cottage on Egret Lane", Cover art for Science Editor Magazine by Nancy Medina