Indiana Arts Commission Individual Artists Program Grant Recipient (FY2017)
Juried Member, Hamilton County Artists Association: painting (juried 2015) and photography (juried 2013)
Artist Member, The Hoosier Salon.
I live in Noblesville, Indiana. I have always loved art; as a child, I was diagnosed with an incurable lung disease, therefore physical limitations challenge my life. I am self-taught, and I am a juried painter and photographer in the Hamilton County Artists' Association. I started selling artwork locally in 2013; prior to that, I taught Anthropology at the college level. An artistic Jack of All Trades, I write poetry, short stories, memoirs, create paintings, jewelry, take photographs, handpaint...