Invitational for the 2nd China (Suzhou) Biennial International Pastel Exhibition
20 International Master Circle Artists were chosen to exhibit alongside 20 Chinese Pastel Artists.
The Exhibition will travel through museums in China for 18 months. 2016-2018

Invitational Exhibition at the International Salon of Pastels
Saint-Aulaye in the Dordogne, France.
Sponsored by The Pastel Society of Perigord 2016

ARC Art Renewal Center 2015 Salon International
Finalist 2016, 2017 and 2018

Pasit Pastellists Italiani International Exhibition, Tivoli, Italy
Second Place Award 2018


IAPS – International Association of Pastel Societies

2020 and 2015 “Prix de Pastel” Best of Show IAPS Masters Exhibitions
IAPS International Juried Exhibtion 2013 Gold Medal Award and Honorable Mention
IAPS International Web Shows 2014, 2012,

Cover of the IAPS Convention Brochure 2015

IAPS International Exhibit Vose Gallery, Boston June 2014
Maggie Price Award of Excellence

2017 International Mile High Exhibition
Colorado 2015 Terry Ludwig Award 2017

“Renaissance in Pastel” International Exhibition
Connecticut, Slater Memorial Museum
2014, 2015 and Jack Richeson Award 2017
Will serve as Juror in 2018


Portrait Society of America

Members Only Competition. 2018 Finalist
Members Only Competition. 2015 5th Place

Pastel Journal Pastel 100 International Competition
Honorable Mention. 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018
Second Place in the Portrait Category in 2014

Pastel Society of America, “Enduring Brilliance” International
National Arts Gallery, Manhatten, New York
2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2011, 2008
PSA Award in memory of Flora B. Guiffuni 2012

Southeast Texas Pastel Society
Best of Show National Exhibition. Houston, Texas. May, 2017.

Chicago Biennial Exhibition
October 2015 Degas Pastel Award

“Upstage.” Group show at The Mansions on Fifth.
2016 Pittsburgh. Exhibition explores the art of dance

Degas Pastel Society Biennial National Exhibition
New Orleans, Louisiana 2014, 2016

New Mexico Pastel Society National Exhibition
Albuquerque, New Mexico 2014, 2015 and 2017

Southeaset Texas Pastel Exhibition
2017 and 2014 Best of Show


Magazine Articles

“Five-Minute Coach” Articles, Pastel Journal, 2020, 2019,

Pastel Journal “Powering UP” Feature with 8 page article on portriats. September, 2016 and  “Creative Life” Article- “Do You Suffer From PPS?” October 2017

Pastel Journal “Small Studios” article with Richard McKinley September 2016

Pratique des Artes Magazine June 2016, March 2017 and July 2017

Southwest Art Magazine Editor pick- Feature article as an “Artist to Watch.” May, 2015

American Art Collector Magazine
May 2014



“40 Masters of Pastel” 2017
“Strokes of Genius #6 and #8.”
“How Did They Do That? -100 Ways to Paint People and Figures”


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