Shows & Awards

GROUP & SOLO SHOWS

2017

Explore This! 13 –  International mixed media Online juried show by Colored Pencil Society of America
‘SYNCOPATION’ – Group Show, Blackhawk Gallery Danville, CA
California State Fair Fine art Juried Show in Sacramento

2016

‘ILLUMINATIONS’ – Group show , Blackhawk Gallery, Danville,CA
Salon at the Triton Museum of Art: A 2d Art Juried Show, San Jose, CA
“Fresh Works VI” – Juried Exhibition at Harrington Gallery, Pleasanton, CA
24th International Juried Exhibition & Convention- Colored Pencil Society of America, Tacoma, WA

2015

California State Fair Fine art Juried Show in Sacramento
Black Hawk Gallery – “Rhapsody” exhibit May 2015- July 2015
Roby King Galleries – Drawing Invitational Show , Bainbridge Island, WA (March 6- 31)
23rd International Juried Exhibition & Convention – Colored Pencil Society of America, Atlanta, GA
San Ramon Group of Galleries – Lindsay Drikxx Brown Gallery – Two person Show in September
ET!12 – International mixed media Online juried show by Colored Pencil Society of America – ExploreThis!12

2014

Ampersand Art supply 20th Anniversary Invitational show- Buda,TX
International Juried show 22nd CPSA International , Daytona FL
Mid-summer’s arts Festival, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara
Sunnyvale member’s juried show

2013

International Juried show, ‘Explore this 9!’, Online
Edmonds Juried Art show
Kirkland Arts center juried member show
“Drawn to Color pencil”- Seattle District Chapter of CPSA group show at Bellevue Art’s museum community Gallery
“Falling for Color Pencil” – Seattle District Chapter of CPSA group show at Gallery North
EAFA 38th Annual Open Juried show – Seattle Design Center

2012

Art PortTownsend 14th Annual juried show
EAFA “Anything Goes” Show at Seattle Design Center
UKCPS , 11th International Juried show, Nuenaton, UK
“Celebrations” – Traveling show with Women Painters of Washington

2011

UKCPS, 10th International Juried show , London, UK
Two person show with Kay Dewar at Macy’s Art gallery, Seattle, WA
Edmonds Juried Show, Edmonds, WA
Bothel LiveArts Festival, WA
Members Juried Show, Kirkland Arts Center, WA
20th Anniversary Juried show of Seattle District Chapter at Semantics Gallery
“Adventures” , member show at Women Painter’s of Washington Gallery, WA
EAFA 36th Annual Juried member’s show

2010

Colored Pencil Society of America 18th International Show, Los Gatos, California
CPSA group show- Seattel District Chapter – Kaewyn Gallery, WA
Juried show EAFA – Columbia winery , Woodinville, WA

2009

CPSA group show- Seattel District Chapter – Semantics Gallery, WA
Solo Show – Kaewyn Gallery, Bothell,WA
Colored Pencil Exhibit, Schmidt Art center , IL

2008

Associated Arts of Ocean Shores Juried show, WA
Solo show, Semantics Gallery, Edmonds, WA

2007

SALMANGUNDI 3Oth Annual Non-members Juried show, New York city, NY
‘Leading Masters of Contemporary Realism’ , International Guild of Realism, MA
International Juried show, ‘Explore this 4!’, The City of Brea Gallery, Brea, CA
Jack Richeson Still life 75 Juried show, Kimberly, WI

2006

3rd Annual Juried Art show at Arts of Snohomish, WA
14th Annual International Colored Pencil Juried show, Albuquerque, NM

Professional Affiliations

Signature Member, Colored Pencil Society of America(CPSA), (2005-present)
Member of Alamo Danville Artist Society

AWARDS

2016
Honorable Mention – All media Competition by Artist Magazine
Award for Outstanding Achievement – CPSA 24th International Juried show, Tacoma, WA

2015
Artist of the Year – Sunnyvale Art club
Five-year Signature Merit At Color Pencil Society of America
Award of Excellence – 23rdInternational Colored Pencil Show, Atlanta, GA
UART online competition – Honorable Mention

2014
First Place, Member’s show – Sunnyvale Art club

2013
Award for Outstanding Recognition – Explore this 9! International show

2011
Art & Soul award of Excellence, 20th Anniversary show of Seattle District Chapter
Fabriano Mills Award, UKCPS 10th International Show, London , UK
Artist of Distinction, Still Point Art gallery

2010
Signature Status awarded at Colored pencil Society of America

2009
Third Place winner – Southwest Arts magazine “21 under 31” contest

2008
First place in ‘Drawing’ category at Edmonds Arts Festival Juried show, WA

2007
Second place winner in Derwent Coloursoft 175th anniversary competition
Best of show, Kenmore 9th Annual Juried show, WA
Best of show, Women Painters of Washington Non-member show, WA
Third place in ‘Colored Pencil’ category in American Artist Magazine

2006
Merit Award, 8th Annual Juried art show in Art Port Townsend, WA
Honorable Mention, Kenmore 8th Annual Juried show, WA

PUBLICATIONS

2017

  • Featured in Ann Kullberg’s Gallery feature and blog – June 2017 issue
  • Artwork featured in Discovering Drawing 3rd edition by Sallaye Megan-cox , high school art textbook by Davis publications

2015

2014

  • The New Colored Pencil –published by Northlight books – by Kristy Ann Kutch
  • Featured in Ann Kullberg’s Gallery feature – June 2014 issue

2013

  • Pencils.com – Artist of the week – Click here to read the article
  • Strokes of Genius 5 – Composition
  • CP Magazine by Ann Kullberg – Cover and Profile Feature ( October Issue)
  • American Art Collector – November Issue

2012

  • Strokes of Genius 4-Exploring line
  • Cp- Treasures – Colored Pencil Masterworks
  • Art Guide Northwest
  • Professional Artist Magazine – Artist Spotlight ( Jun-July issue)
  • Sammamish Review

2011

  • Art Guide Northwest
  • Best of Worldwide Still life & Abstracts artists Vol I

2010

  •  Article in Sammamish Review
  • ArtGuide Northwest

2009

  • 21 under 31 3rd place winner – Southwest Arts Magazine ( September 2009 )

2008

  • International Artist Magazine (April – May 2008)

2007

  • American Artist Magazine (December 2007