Full-time painter with solid training, and experienced in textile arts; public exhibition history spanning 40 years.
M.A. from McGill University, 1996 (thesis: The Praxis of teaching drawing). Additional studies and Master Classes with: Bernard Chäet (Prof.Emeritus Yale University) at the Vermont Studio School; Ron Shuebrook, Russell Yuristy, Karen Wilkin, Greg Curnoe (Emma Lake, Sask.); Stephanie Raynor (Haliburton), and Sensei F. Okimura (Montreal).
I approach the problems and blocks characteristic of artistic creation by paying attention to the smallest things: the order in my studio, my personal state of being, and most importantly, my contact with nature.
Petro Canada, Alberta, (two acquisitions)
Imperial Oil, Toronto, (two acquisitions)
L’Industrielle Alliance, Montreal
Health and Welfare Canada, Ottawa
Corporation de Loto Québec, (two acquisitions)