ABOUT THE ARTIST

Education

Kutztown State Teachers College, Art Education

Wyomissing Institute of Fine Arts, Painting

Freelance Experience

Private, public and commercially commissioned murals
Digital graphic design, including commercial branding elements, book and brochure design.
Set Design
Photography

Instructional and Independent Activities

  • Department head, screen printing and air brush Chrishawn Associates 1992-1994
  • Assistant to prominent sculptor, Jack Dowd 1994-1995
  • Mural instruction at Sarasota School of Decorative Arts 2006-2007
  • The Crisp Building Mural Sarasota, FL 2000
  • The Murals at Rosemary Beach, FL 2005
  • Lake Mary, FL mural project for Gino Paulucci 2005
  • Historic Downtown Stuart Murals 2007
  • Palm Avenue Parking Garage Murals 2013
  • Set design Dance Artistry Dance Studio 2010-2016
  • Punta Gorda Historical Mural Society Firehouse murals Start November 2016
  • Punta Gorda Historical Mural Society Seven Ladies Murals Start October 2017
  • Punta Gorda Historical Mural Society Under The Bay Mural Start January 2018
  • Decorative arts, including but not limited to, murals, painted canvas floor cloths, fine art and accessories
  • 1992-present

Areas of expertise include watercolor, acrylic, oil and interior/exterior mural painting, digital art and design, set design and photography, including post production . Advanced visual skills.  Active participation in public art projects, board and community interaction. Continued education and research in new materials and technologies. Dedicated, knowledgeable and approachable. References and portfolio available upon request.