Artist Bio and Personal Statement

Florida is my native home. After growing up in Miami I  lived for four wonderful years in Caribou Maine beginning my formal education in fine art at the University of Maine at Presque Isle. I then relocated to Richmond Virginia. It was there where I raised my son while earning my BFA in Painting and Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Fine Art.Later,I returned to South Florida to live and work full time on my art.

My paintings are my poetry. They are inspired by grace found in the natural world and by the reverence inherent in the sanctuary of peace. I take refuge in the making of my art...it's my intention to create for the viewer a connection to that place "Where dreams live and poets speak".

Peace to you.


Upcoming Show: Annual Sanibel Rotary Outdoor Art Show Feb 18 and 19 Sanibel Island Florida

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Gallery Locations

Grand Bohemian Hotel-Charleston
 The Kessler collection
Two Islands Gallery
 Captiva Island, Florida
Local Color
 Ft Myers Beach, Florida
'Timeless'
 Downtown Ft Myers FL
Shangri-la Springs
 Bonita Springs ,Florida
Frame Gallery and Gifts
 Cape Coral, Florida
Island Visions Gallery
 Matlacha, Florida
Sirene Coastal Interiors
 Venice,Florida
Tower Gallery
 Sanibel Island, Florida
The Finer Line Gallery
 Mystic, Connecticut