Triumphs

I have been cutting back a bit due to a couple of strokes I've had in the past few years that has left my right side numb and vision blinded. I wouldn't consider it a triumph, but at least I survived. :)

2012
~ Was on display at The Arts Desire, Torrington, CT!

~ Booth setup at the (86gr0) Underground Marketplace via Hartford Demin Co. 12/15, Hartford, CT

~ Booth setup at the Jingle Berry Bazarre on 12/1 in Manchester, CT

~ Was on display at the Stained Glass Creations and Beyond until 1/31/2013, Stafford Springs, CT

~ On display at Sonelab via Meat for Tea and the RANT travelleling Gallery with the show Meat For Tea presents Le Cirque de Vélo! , 12/15 to 2/16/2013, East Hampton, MA

~ "Vapours" featured on the cover of the October issue of "Meat for Tea", a literary magazine base out of Western MA

~ Currently on display at the Bing Art Center with 30 originals and giclee prints available, Aug thru Oct!

~ Displayed work at the Imagine Main Street venue for 6/7, 7/12, 8/2 ^ Manchester, CT

~ June Solo show at UNITE Footwear ^ Northampton, MA

~ May Solo show at Laughing Dog Bicycles on Facebook ^ Amherst, MA

~ "French Mary Vivandière" was selected for the cover of a poetry book "Visions, Voice and Verses" - Anthology for the New Britain Museum of American Art

~ Booth setup at the 4th Annual Kiwanas Art, Beer and Wine Festival ^ West Springfield, MA

~ February Solo show at the Simsbury Public Library ^ Simsbury, CT

~ Painting "Lizzie Rides the Cog", "French Mary Vivandiere" and "She Flies with her own Wings" was accepted into the 2012 Monson Arts Council Spring Exhibit ^ Monson, MA

~ Performed 3 painting demos of my "Wistful World" characters for the Tobacco Valley Artists Association (Enfield, CT), the Agawam Community Artists and Artisans (Agawam, MA), and the Holyoke Artist League (Holyoke, MA).

2011
~ Featured in the Bill Newman Show where Betsy Stone interviewed me regarding my current "Eternal Ingenue" art show at the Trailside Gallery ^ Northampton, MA

~ December Solo show "Eternal Ingenue" at the TrailSide Gallery ^ Northampton, MA

~ "French Mary Vivandière" received an award for Best Theme Interpretation titled "Double Digits" at the 2011 Hartford Open Studio event. ^ Hartford, CT

~ "French Mary Vivandière" was selected by poet Colin Haskins for the 2011 Open Studio Hartford's Second Annual Poetry Celebration ^ Hartford, CT

~ 2 paintings including "Modi and his Highwheeler" are in the Rockville Hospital Fall show ^ Rockville, CT

~ Booth setup at "The Great New England Steampunk Exhibition" in Fitchburg, MA and maintained a 3 day booth for SteamFolk merchandise. Participated in a Steampunk Fashion show as a judge

~ "Baby Doe's Last Descent" was accepted into the 2011 Piedmont Art Show ^ Somers, CT ~ "Bianca's Bubble Bike" and "The New Woman" get accepted into the 2011 Monson Arts Council Spring Exhibit . "The New Woman" has the honor of winning The Shepard Family Award, a $300 prize. ^ Monson, MA

~ "Lizzie's return to Centre County" is featured on the cover of the 2011 Quaboag Chamber of Commerce Business Directory that is published to over 20,000 subscribers

2010
~ Displayed at Brazen Betties Vintage Expo, December 11th, 2010 ^ Torrington, CT

~ SteamFolk is now represented by "Wall Talk Art & Design" of Northampton, MA. Selected pieces are on display at Sam's Pizzeria & Cafe and Paradise City Tavern ^ Northampton, MA

~ Displayed numerous originals and Giclee prints at the 2010 Hartford Open Studio event. ^ Hartford, CT

~ Displayed at the Suffield Fine Arts Festival, September 25, 2010 ^ Suffield, CT

~ "The Enchantress of Numbers" Accepted into the 2010 Piedmont Art Show ^ Somers, CT

~ Framed/UnFramed and Matted Giclee prints now available at "It's All About Me" ^ Hampden, MA

~ Originals and Giclee prints now available at Brazen Betties ^ Torrington, CT

~ 1st Place in Painting category for "Lizzie's return to Centre County", Monson Arts Council Spring Art Show and Sale ^ Monson, MA

~ Group show "Two Women, Three Men, a Retrospective" ^ Tolland Arts Center, Tolland, CT

~ Group show "New Englands Finest" ^ Giclee of New England, Palmer, MA~ Displayed at Brazen Betties Vintage Expo, December 11th, 2010 ^ Torrington, CT

2009
~ "The Libasm" accepted into the Piedmont Art Show, Somers, CT

~ Solo Exhibit, William Penny Art Gallery, Suffield Memorial Library, Suffield, CT

~ Booth at the Tobacco Valley Artists Association Kinghouse Museum, Suffield, CT

2008
~ "The Defeat of 147b" accepted into the Piedmont Art Show ^ Somers, CT

~ "The Defeat of 147b" made front cover of Hartford Courant iTown paper ^ Hartford, CT

2007
~ "Modi and his Penny Farthing" accepted into the Piedmont Art Show ^ Somers, CT



Vapours







French Mary Vivandière







Lizzie's Return to Centre County







The Enchantress of Numbers








The Libasm







The Defeat of 147b







Modi and his Highwheeler