1983 MFA, Painting, Bard College, Annandale-on-the-Hudson, NY

1979 BA, Fine Arts Douglass College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ




Areas of Specialization:

Painting • Experimental Drawing • 2D Design • Encaustic • Professional Development • Color  Theory • Drawing and Perspective • Sculpture

Workshops Taught

Color and Conversations
Encaustic and Markmaking
Encaustic  Painting,  Beginning andAdvanced
Encaustic, Large Format
Expanding Your Vision with Mixed Media: R&F Pigment Sticks, Oil and Cold wax
Experimental Drawing Workshop
Fundamentals of Design
Pigment Stick Workshop
Using Painting to Discover Your Voice

Workshops & Classes Taught at following locations:

  • Annual International Encaustic Conference, #3-11 Truro, MA
  • Art in the Frame, Cortona,Tuscany
  • Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
  • Art Institute of New York City, New York, NY
  • Cullowhee Mountain Arts, Cullowhee, NC
  • Monclaiir Art Museum, Monclair, NJ
  • Newark Museum, Newark NJ
  • Old Church School, Demarest, NJ
  • Pacific Northwest School of Art, Portland, OR
  • Pacific Northwest Art School,  Whidbey Island, WA
  • Penland School of Arts and Crafts, Penland, NC
  • Peter’s Valley Arts and Crafts Center, Layton, NJ
  • Pratt Institute Visiting Artist, New York, NJ
  • Printmaking Council, Somerset, NJ
  • R&F Handmade Paint, Kingston, NY
  • Ringling School of Art, Sarasota, FL
  • Sedona Arts Center, Sedona AZ
  • Shake Rag Alley, Mineral Point, Wisconsin
  • Snow Farm, Williamsburg, MA
  • South Shore Art Center, Cohasset ,MA
  • Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX
  • The Encaustic Center, Dallas, TX
  • The Ah Has School for the Arts, Telluride, CO
  • Truro Canter for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA
  • Visual Arts Center of NJ, Summit, NJ
  • Western Michigan University, Visiting Artist Kalamazoo, Mi

*Gamblin Dedicated Workshop Instructor
*R&F Core Instructor