accolades

Best of Show, ICFF, Javits Center NYC

2016

Best in Show, Panoply Fine Arts Festival 2nd Place in Overall Competition National Veterans Creative Award

2010

‘Best in Glass’, Tulsa International May Fest, Tulsa, OK 2nd Place in overall competition, Firefly International Arts Competition Jurors Choice Award, Firefly International Arts Competition; D-Dip Guest artist at Diane’s Artisan’s Gallery, Lawrence, KS Marcia Evans Gallery, Columbus, OH Group Glass Exhibition, Upper Arlington Public Library, Upper Arlington, OH Group Exhibition, The Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel, Columbus, OH ’Shocked’ Solo Showing, Haley Gallery, New Albany, OH

2009

Best in Show for Veterans Administration National Recommendation, Tucson, AZ “Windows of Idea, The Art of Sculptured Hand Blown Glass” Washington Pavilion, Solo Glass Exhibit, Sioux Falls, SD ‘Turquoise’, Tohono Chul Park, Tucson, AZ Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, Group Showing, Tucson, AZ Glass Showing at the Max Gallery, Tucson, AZ Demonstration of Techniques at Glass Axis, Columbus, OH

2008

Curators Choice Award for Washington Pavilion Arts Night, Sioux Falls, SD ‘Giga’, Juried Show, Boca Raton, FL ‘Video Volando’, Glass Flying, Tucson Int. Airport, Tucson, AZ

2007

Johnson Fundraiser, St. Louis, MO : Group Glass Exhibit

2006

Washington Pavilion Arts Night, Sioux Falls, SD

2005

Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ : Student art exhibitions Pima County Fair Grounds, Tucson, AZ : Mixed Media Juries Show Best in Show for ‘Giga’, Boca Raton, FL Exhibitions

2004