Work and Recognition

This section is currently being updated 11/11/2019

Selected Grants and Awards:

2015 Jean Becherer Honorarium, Southwestern Illinois College, “The Mary Patricia Stumpf Tribute Award”
2002 Honorable Mention, NC Artists Competition, Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC
1999 Grant from the City of Raleigh Arts Commission, Raleigh, NC
1996-1995 Individual Artists Project Grant Program, United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County, Inc. Raleigh, North Carolina.
1991 “Tar Heel of the Week” sponsored by the News & Observer Publishing Company, Raleigh,  North Carolina- Award given to “North Carolinians who have contributed their time, skills and talent toward making North Carolina a truly great state and a wonderful place to live.”
1988 Award of Merit, National League of Pen Women, Washington, D.C.
1987 Best of Show Award, National League of Pen Women, Montreat, North Carolina.
1984 Award of Excellence and Award of Honor, national competition, The Arts Club of Washington, D.C.
1984 Finalist, International Art Competition, Los Angeles, California
1984 Grant from the Capital Area Cultural Association to teach batik for ten weeks in the public school system.
1981 Purchase Award, Raleigh Fine Arts Society Annual Exhibition, Raleigh, North Carolina.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2012 Red Hat Corporate Offices, Raleigh, NC
2006 National Humanities Center, Chapel Hill, NC
2003 Cardinal Club, Raleigh, NC
2002 Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC
2001 The Arts Council of Southeast Missouri, The Lorimer Gallery and Gallery 100, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
2001 The Margaret Harwell Art Museum, Poplar Bluff, Missouri
1999 United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County, Inc., Raleigh, NC
1997 Kobe Club, Kobe, Japan
1990 Municipal Building Art Exhibition, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1989 Wilson Arts Council, Wilson, North Carolina.
1987,1986,1985,1984, 1982, 1979, 1978 and 1977, Phillip Morris Company, Richmond, Virginia.
1981 Jill Flink’s Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1981 Tampa Woman’s Club, Tampa Florida
1980 Coffey Thompson, Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina.
1977 Cary Windsor Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
1976 Winslow Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2020 Juried Exhibition, Jones Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri  (September 2020)
2005 The Women’s Center 21st Annual Exhibition “Through Women’s Eyes by Women’s Hands”, Chapel Hill, NC
2003 Center for Artistic Confrontations, Museum For Industrial,
Archeology and Textiles, Ghent, Belgium
2002 Fayetteville Museum of Art’s Thirtieth Annual
Competition for North Carolina Artists Exhibition, Fayetteville, NC
1999 Juried International Exhibition in Batik, Ghent, Belgium, Conducted workshop in Batik, Ghent, Belgium
Featured speaker at International Conference on Batik, Ghent, Belgium
1990 The Halpert Biennial Visual Arts Competition,
Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina
1990 Nation League of American Pen Women 35th Biennial Art Exhibit,
Kansas City, Missouri.
1990 “Fiber Art in the 90’s”, Sawtooth Center for Visual Design, Winston-Salem,
North Carolina.
1988 Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa Triennial, Tampa, Florida.
1991, 1986, 1985, 1984,1983, 1981 Raleigh Fine Arts Society Annual Exhibition,
Raleigh, North Carolina.
1990 1988 National League of American Pen Women, Washington, D.C.
1987 Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, North Carolina.
1986 North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1986 National League of American Pen Women, Biennial Art Exhibition,
Copley Society, Boston, Massachusetts.
1986 “Fiber & Fabric”, Meredith Women’s Invitational, Jones Art Gallery,
Meredith College, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1984 The Verbina Galleries, New York City (international artists exhibit).

Public Commissions In Batik:

1996 The Woman’s Club of Raleigh, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1995 Lawyers Title of North Carolina Inc., Raleigh, North Carolina.
1994 Cotton Incorporated, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1990 Pelham Dale House, circa 1776, New York State Historical Register,     New York, New York.
1989 First Baptist Church, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1989 Howard, From & Stallings, P.A.,Raleigh, North Carolina.
1989 Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1988 Rex Hospital, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1987 Price Waterhouse, Raleigh, North Carolina
1987 Raleigh Medical Group, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1986 Price Waterhouse, St. Louis, Missouri.
1985 Meredith College, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1982 Phillip Morris Co., Richmond, Virginia.

Stained Glass Design:

1996 Narthex Windows for St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1986 28 Sanctuary Windows and Chapel Window for St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Raleigh, North Carolina.
1988 Inpatient Tower, Baptist Hospital, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
1987 The William Booth Society, The Salvation Army, Raleigh, North Carolina