I was born and raised in Vancouver, B.C. and have been working exclusively in graphite pencil and focused on Botanical Art. Participating in numerous juried shows and exhibits including galleries in Fort Langley, Toronto, Ottawa and Edmonton.
My artwork is in private and public collections and has sold Internationally. Also, in January 2008 I was featured in "Wildlife Art Magazine," Island Arts Magazine 2015 and Artists of British Columbia Volume 3 in 2012. Award winning artist and honored to be recognized as a Canadian Drawing Master in the Drawing Society of Canada. Also a member of the Botanical Artists of Canada.
"Bringing Floral to Life in Black and White." Botanical Art an artist's passion, creating detailed drawings using only the subtle shades of grey to black, letting your heart and mind visualize the colors.
Cloverdale Festival of the Arts -First Place-August 2008.
Mission Arts Council Peggy Staber Show-Honourable Mention January 2011.
Langley Centennial Museum Agricultural Show-Jurors Acceptance Award August 2011.
Kamloops Arts Council Juried Show- Honourable Mention February 2012.
Newton Center Christmas Juried Show- Peoples Choice Award December 2012.
Delta Arts Council ArtSpacific-Honourable Mention April 2013 .
Newton Center Christmas Juried Show- People's Choice Award December 2013
Armstrong Art Gallery Ribbon Show- Second Place 2014
Island Arts Magazine- Third Place 2015
Armstrong Art Gallery Ribbon Show - 2 Third Place Awards 2015
Armstrong Art Gallery Ribbon Show - First Place 2016