Artist at work - Creativity at play

Artist at work - Creativity at play

Exclusive showing at Amour d'Art Gallery, Los Gatos, CA

I am a self taught artist. I paint in all mediums, I am currently doing large abstracts or impressionistic paintings in large format. Using acrylics and mixed media. I also teach painting techniques in workshops I conduct about 3 times a year. I teach professional painters as well as beginners.


  • Studied under internationally renowned artists; Valfred Thelin and Nicholas Reale.
  • Recipient of the Hilton Leech Friends of the Arts and Sciences Scholarship, and completed Edward Betts' master watercolor class.


  • Instructor at Longboat Key Art Center and Hilton Leech, Longboat Key, Florida
  • Currently teaches art techniques to private students
  • Guest artist on TV shows: Focus on the Arts, Sarasota FL, Focus on the Stars, San Jose, California and PBS’ Four Artists, Carmel, California
  • Guest Artist on Scientific Alaskan Expedition illustrating wildlife interaction, 1982
  • Invited by the Royal Family of Saudi Arabia to teach painting at Princess Norda’s new cultural center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1999
  • Produced a three part video series on painting techniques, 1999
  • Listed in National Directory of Who’s Who of Executives and Professionals, 1996-1999
  • Paintings showcased and leased to ABC's hit series, The Bachelor, 2005
  • Listed in Who’s Who in America 2006


  • Alkozoma Hotel, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Coast Gallery, Pebble Beach and Big Sur, CA
  • Gateway Gallery, Carmel, CA
  • City Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • BGH Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • Gallery La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
  • Sid Alshowman Gallery, Saudi Arabia
  • Cottage Gallery, Carmel, CA
  • Smith and Finney’s Englewood, FLA
  • Delaney’s Gallery, Ft. Lauderdale, FLA and Chicago, ILL
  • Hodgel & Hartman Gallery, Sarasota, FLA
  • Webster's Walnuts Gallery, Harrisburg, PA
  • Masterpiece Gallery, Carmel, CA
  • Zantman’s Gallery Carmel CA, and Palm Desert CA
  • Phillip’s Galleries, Carmel CA, and Santana Row, San Jose, CA
  • Coda Galleries, Palm Desert
  • Rodney Hunter Showroom Monterey, CA
  • Christina’s, Carmel, CA 


  • King’s Palace, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Prince Abdullah, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Princess Norda, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Princess Munera, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Diamond Trucking Inc., Pebble Beach, CA
  • Cross Realty, Big Sur, CA
  • Thai Farmers Bank, Bangkok, Thailand
  • First Federal Savings and Loan, Sarasota, FLA
  • Larsen Realty, Carmel, CA
  • Dr. and Mrs. Michael Lee, Puerta Vallarta Mexico
  • Wahl Realty, Carmel, CA
  • Captain and Mrs. Bryan E. Miler, Washington, DC


  • Painter and Designer of the Monterey Big Sur Run Poster, 1988
  • Lithographs Published: Silent Flight, Come Spring, Mirage, 1993
  • American Artist Magazine Layout Illustrating Painting Techniques, 2004
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