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Having painted as a hobby for 25 years, I am now fully devoted to my art and concentrating on realism still life acrylic paintings. As much as I love getting into the quiet details of realism I occasionally can be found "letting loose" with abstracts and florals.  Throughout the many styles, my use of vibrant color and clean lines brings a modern freshness to my art.

My focus is creating paintings that capture the beauty of everyday objects. I find inspiration in the color, shadows, and highlights, which adds depth and dimension to my compositions. By manipulating light and shadow the goal is to breathe life into these ordinary objects.

My technique is a result of painting and drawing classes, as well as daily painting and exposure to a wide range of artistic styles. This has allowed me to set my work apart with its bold colors and intricate detailing.


I have lived in beautiful New England all of my life. When I am not painting, I enjoy the endless "do it yourself" projects of decorating the home I share with my husband.




Group Show

Elusie Gallery

Easthampton MA

July 2024

THE MONKEY was chosen as part of this show about the best feelings/moments/places of your youth. Playfulness and wonder.




Group Show

Burnett Gallery

Jones Library - Amherst MA

Fall  2024

Three paintings will be part of this group show.



Burnett Gallery

Jones Library - Amherst MA

Virtual Exhibit   August 2024

Twelve paintings will be featured for the virtual exhibit



Northampton Center For The Arts

Northampton, MA

annual gala fund raising event

juried art exhibit 




October - December 2022

Provisions Northampton

Crafts Ave

Northampton MA

Solo Show

Finding My Way

14 paintings that represent the last five years of my artwork as I experiment with various styles

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October 28, 29, 30  2022


Northampton Center for the Arts

33 Hawley St

Northampton MA

3 paintings have been selected to be part of this visual and performing arts festival.

December 2021
2022 Flat File @ A.P.E Gallery

126 Main Street, Northampton, MA, USA

My 18x24 painting “Strawberries” was chosen for this show. It will be part of an online catalogue through December 2022.


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July 2023  - present

Julep Gallery

269 Redfern Village

St. Simons Island, GA 31522




2022 Mill District Local Gallery

91 Cowls Rd, Amherst, MA 01002, USA

Paintings and prints will be available for sale from January through March.


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October 2022  - present


289 High Street

Holyoke MA 01040

An eclectic marketplace featuring original artwork.



Voice of the Artist

Issue 13 March 2021

My painting Salt & Pepper was featured in Issue 13.

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2022 ORANGE BOOK Volume 1


“Orange Book” is a visual feast that showcases nearly 100 rising star artists curated by Artrepreneur, a global digital marketplace and membership platform.

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2020  Artepreneur Open Call Contest

"A Black and White Affair"

Honorable Mention  "SNEAKERS"

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2022 Artrepreneur Open Call Contest

"Orange Art"

Honorable Mention  "PEPPER"

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2022 Artrepreneur Open Call Contest



Winner  "PIPES"

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Bold Brush FAV15

Top 15% of contest entries


2019 Aqua Seascape


2023 Tea & Sugar

2024 Lobster Pot

2023 Artrepreneur Open Call Contest

"60's Themed"



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 “ “Reflections” takes the classic still life and turns it on its head by placing glistening objects in front of an enchanting flower print, which is abstracted through a glass goblet and reflected in a vintage pitcher. The details are subtle, but masterful: the closer you observe, the more they reveal themselves.”


                                Kate Kelly

                                Artepreneur curator

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