two am bowl of cheerios
i will paint this bowl
1975 BFA (with honors) Rhode Island School of Design: Majored in glass blowing and studied for 3 years with Dale Chihuly
1974 Teachers Assistant: Pilchuck Glass School with Dale Chihuly. Worked with Swedish glass artist Bertil Valiens in blown and flat glassL'
1973 Penland School of Crafts (glassblowing) - summer session
1972 American Academy in Paris (drawing)
1971 Banff School of Fine Arts (scholarship in drawing) – summer session
1970 L'universite du Nouveau Monde: Valais Switzerland - one year spent participating in the strangest and most intriguing educational platform of the 70's
P R O F E S S I O N A L
1977-1986 Freelance glass artist and designer. Shows included: Boston Center for the Arts, Boulder Center for Visual Arts, Denver Botanical Gardens.
1986-1995 Partner and Creative Director of Billings Quine Design Group; Winners of 3 Print Magazine National design awards, and numerous additional graphics awards. Clients included Colorado Dance Festival, Patagonia clothing, Hard Corps Sports, Colorado Rocky Mountain School, Colorado Outward Bound School, and many others.
1996-present Freelance graphic designer and illustrator in Telluride area. Design clients include MountainFilm, Telluride Truffles, Indian Ridge Bakery, Alpine Lodging, Tomboy Soap and others.
Studio artist and painter represented by the Telluride Gallery of Fine Arts since 1996
Painting instructor for Ah Haa School in Telluride for 8 years
Workshop director and instructor for painting seminars in Provence, Bali, Mexico, and California
o f i n t e r e s t
• April 2006— Selected by Colorado Homes and Lifestyles Magazine as one of ten most collectible Colorado Artists
• 2001— Selected artist “Women of the West” show Santa Fe, NM
• Featured artist 2000 Wild West Fest, Telluride CO
• Featured artist 2002 Telluride Wine Festival, Telluride CO
• Artist Board member for 8 years Ah Haa School for the Arts, Telluride CO
• Private instructor to Ret. General Norman Shwarzkopf on mixed media painting sold at annual Ah Haa School art auction, Telluride CO
• Artist represented by Telluride Gallery of Fine Arts 10 years