Posts Tagged ‘exhibit’

The Envelope Sketchbook ... and my helper

The Envelope Sketchbook … and my helper

As I began working on the Envelop/e series, I started making notes as ideas came to me. I’d jot a note on a scrap of paper in my studio, on a sticky note at home, or in whatever journal was handy. It’s great to keep track of those notes, but I couldn’t find them at […]

Delivering Stories, July 14-August 19, at the BOX Gallery

Delivering Stories, July 14-August 19, at the BOX Gallery

“Delivering Stories” is a two-woman exhibit of artwork by me and Amber McElreath. The show runs July 14 – August 19 at the BOX Gallery, Summit Artspace in Akron. The opening reception is July 14, 5-8pm. For this exhibit, I have made all new artwork. Well, almost all new. Going Forth and Remembrance will be part of […]

2017 Exhibits, Shows, and Events

2017 Exhibits, Shows, and Events

I am looking forward to sharing my art with you in 2017! The year promises to bring a new mix of gallery shows, outdoor art fairs, and events. Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my schedule evolves. Art Classes: I’m posting my classes on the Uncommon […]


Threads Of The Past, An Exhibit Of Art And History

Threads Of The Past, An Exhibit Of Art And History

Beginning March 10th, our studios at Uncommon Art will host a new exhibit called “Threads Of The Past: artwork with an eye to history”. This show is a collaborative exhibit between me, Dana, and Shannon. We’re each making artwork that is inspired by history, from ancient Egypt to Ohio settlers and personal history. The show […]

Northeast Ohio Gallery Tour, March 2017

Northeast Ohio Gallery Tour, March 2017

In honor of March being Women’s History Month, our friends at Lakeland Community College have organized a studio and gallery tour throughout Northeast Ohio. The tour focuses on female art and artists at 86 area locations. A directory of all the events can be downloaded at this link: http://bit.ly/2lsXlOz On Friday, March 10, 5-8 p.m three […]

Evolving Landscapes, A Juried Exhibition

Evolving Landscapes, A Juried Exhibition

I am delighted that my “Roots and Roads #1” has been selected to be part of the “Evolving Landscapes” exhibit at Summit Artspace! The exhibition runs March 3 – April 8, 2017 with an opening reception on Friday, March 3 from 5-8pm. The 50 works chosen for the exhibition by juror Alexandra Nicholis Coon, executive director […]


from WOMAN X, a celebration of Women's History Month

from WOMAN X, a celebration of Women’s History Month

I am honored to have been invited to participate in an exhibit at Lakeland Community College called “from WOMAN X … Created by women, of women and about women”. The exhibit includes artwork in a variety of media from 44 women artists from Northeast and Central Ohio, Arizona and Indiana. Part of a celebration of Women’s […]

Tiny Homes For The Holidays

Tiny Homes For The Holidays

Have you been following the tiny house trend? They’re popping up everywhere! You can’t turn on TV without catching a show about them or a news program doing a tour of one. They’re just so darn cute, aren’t they? So, you know us artists. We had to do our own take on them. But…ours are […]

Trees I Have Known, And A Few Shrubs

Trees I Have Known, And A Few Shrubs

One of the joys of sharing a studio with other artists is having the opportunity to work together. As we have come to know each other’s styles and inspiration, we discovered that we have a common love of nature, and that inspiration takes many forms in our work. With that common ground, plus a nod to the […]


Art Classes for Fall 2016

Art Classes for Fall 2016

This fall, I’m offering several classes as well as plenty of events. Collage Class, Session 2: 4 weeks beginning Tuesday, Nov. 15th. We’ll work in a series and learn more collage techniques. Attending session 1 is helpful but not mandatory. You won’t be lost if you start with this session. Register at https://squareup.com/store/uncommon-art-llc/item/collage-class Night of Unfinished […]

Regional Juried Show at Group Ten Gallery

Regional Juried Show at Group Ten Gallery

Group Ten Gallery in Kent, Ohio is currently hosting their 3rd annual Regional Juried Show. With almost 50 artworks, the show is a really nice representation of art happening in this area. I was pleased to learn that both of my entries were accepted, and that “Going Forth” won Honorable Mention! My entries are both […]

2016 Shows, Exhibits, Classes

2016 Shows, Exhibits, Classes

I am looking forward to sharing my art with you in 2016! The year promises to bring a mix of gallery shows, outdoor art fairs, events. Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my schedule evolves. Art Classes: Check the calendar at Uncommon Art for the up-to-date […]


Impressions of Nature, 1st Congregational Church, Akron

Impressions of Nature, 1st Congregational Church, Akron

The 1st Congregational Church of Akron is truly a beautiful place: a gorgeous historic building and a kind, warm group of people. Needless to say, when they asked if I would like to display my artwork in their fellowship hall, my answer was an enthusiastic “yes”! Twenty-five of my nature-inspired paintings and collages are hanging in […]

2015 Exhibits, Shows, Events

2015 Exhibits, Shows, Events

I am looking forward to connecting with you in 2015! Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my exhibit schedule evolves. 2015 52 Weeks, 52 Works, a calendar January 16 – March 4 It’s Secondary, Valley Art Center, Chagrin Falls OH January – February Art Classes […]

Ohio Collage Society Members Show

Ohio Collage Society Members Show

Opening Saturday, January 24th, is the annual exhibit by members of the Ohio Collage Society. The exhibit runs January 24 – March 15 at the Massillon Museum. My two collages, “New Orleans” (right) and “Beyond” (below), are included in this show. The work on display is intriguing and the museum is gorgeous. This is a […]


Art Studio Clearance Sale, January 24-25, Columbus

Art Studio Clearance Sale, January 24-25, Columbus

I’ve heard such good things about this show, and was delighted to be accepted! After more than a year of being a full-time artist and painting most every day, my studio is chock full. Packed. Stuffed. No room at the inn. I really need to make room for new work. I’m getting the urge to […]

It's Secondary, Exhibit at Valley Art Center

It’s Secondary, Exhibit at Valley Art Center

I was pleased to hear that my collage, “Love’s Locked But Not Lost (Zurich)”, has been accepted into an exhibit at Valley Art Center. The show titled “It’s Secondary” continues the art center’s shows with color themes. This show celebrates secondary colors: orange, green, purple. Opening Reception: Friday, January 16th, 2015, 6 – 8 pm The […]

Black and White Exhibit

Black and White Exhibit

I’m pleased to announce that my collage, “Tredecim”, has been accepted into the “Black and White” exhibit! The exhibit runs November 29 – December 31 at the BOX Gallery at Summit ArtSpace in Akron. Opening reception is Saturday, November 29, 5-9pm. The reception coincides with the book launch party for “Present Tense“, which includes my […]


Present Tense: Contemporary Art in Ohio

Present Tense: Contemporary Art in Ohio

I am pleased to announce that my collage, “Ghost Ranch”, has been selected to be part of a new book titled, “Present Tense: Contemporary Art in Ohio”! The book, published by Artists of Rubber City, includes photos of 80 artworks from Ohio artists. The official book release party is November 29, 2014, from 5-8pm at Summit […]

Cuyahoga Valley Art Center, Regional Juried Art Show

Cuyahoga Valley Art Center, Regional Juried Art Show

The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center’s 30th Annual Regional Juried Art Show runs October 7 – November 7, 2014. It features a wide variety of artwork by artists from around Northeast Ohio. My collages, “New Orleans” and “Early Spring”, are included in the exhibit. Cuyahoga Valley Art Center is at 2131 Front St. in Cuyahoga Falls. […]

Women's Art League of Akron Fall Show, October 2014

Women’s Art League of Akron Fall Show, October 2014

Women’s Art League of Akron is holding their annual Fall members show during October. The theme is “The Beauty Of Fall”. The show is being held at the Brecksville Center for the Arts, 8997 Highland Ave. Breckville, OH 44141, The show runs October 1-October 31,2014. My entries, two collages titled “Garden Path” and “Garden Shrine”, are in […]


Farmers Markets Exhibit, August 28-October 27

Farmers Markets Exhibit, August 28-October 27

Only one more week to catch the “Farmers Market” exhibit at the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation Gallery. The exhibit features 36 original artwork inspired by farmers markets – still lifes of fruits and vegetables, landscapes of pumpkin patches, portraits of vendors – all very bright and cheery art. The artists are all members of the […]

Print Show at Peninsula Art Academy

Print Show at Peninsula Art Academy

If you’re up for something different, Peninsula Art Academy is hosting a print show. You’ll see monoprints, etchings, woodcuts, and plenty of others from local artists. That, plus a stroll through Peninsula, make for a lovely afternoon. I have several of my new acrylic monoprints in the show. Abstract, as usual, but the monoprinting technique […]

Artists of Rubber City 24th Annual Juried Show

Artists of Rubber City 24th Annual Juried Show

I have been surprised and delighted to learn that all 3 of the artworks I submitted to the Artists of Rubber City 24th Annual Juried Show have been accepted! The show runs July 11 – August 23, 2014, with an opening reception on Friday, July 11th, from 5-8pm. The show will be on display at […]



 
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