Awards 

  • Judges Recognition Award - "Tri County Exhibit", J.M. Family Gallery at ArtServe, Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 2011
  • Judges Recognition Award - Broward Art Guild and City of Fort Lauderdale's "Centennial Exhibit", April 2011
  • Third Place Award - Inverrary Association's Art Contest, December 2010
  • Second Place Award - Broward Art Guild’s “Landscapes & Still Life” at Gallery 101, June 2010
  • Judges Choice Award - 2010 Orlando Art & Living Expo
  • Honorable Mention - 45th Annual Delray Affair 2007

Exhibits/Fundraisers

  • "Back In Black3" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts - December 2016
  • BIG Bold Art Exhibit - ArtServe, Fort Lauderdale, Florida - October/November 2016
  • 2016 51'st Founders Juried Award Arts Exhibition - Naples Art Association at the von Liebig Art Center, Naples, Florida - March/April 2016 
  • "Synchronicity" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, - November 2015 thru January 2016
  • "The Lucky Ones" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, - November 2014 thru January 2015
  • "The Art of Isaac Allen Sandy" - Broward County West Regional Library, Plantation, FL - November, 2014
  • 2014 Cornell Museum of Art National Juried Exhibition - Old School Square, Delray Beach, FL - February 13 through May 11, 2014
  • "Symphony of Light" Solo Exhibit - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, - February through March, 2014
  • "Back In Black II" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts - December 2013
  • Broward Art Guild's 63rd Anniversary Members Exhibit - Broward County Library, Downtown Fort Lauderdale, FL, November 8 thru December 3, 2013
  • “Elemental Forces” - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, July 2013
  • “Landscapes & Still Life” - Broward Art Guild, June 2013
  • "Back In Black"  - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts - December 2012
  • "Sound of Thunder"  - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts - July 2012
  • Camera USA: National Photography Award 2012- The Von Liebig Art Center, Naples FL - June 2012
  • "Spring Fling" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, - May thru July 2012
  • "Art and Jazz at the Rental Car Center" - National Travel & Tourism Week, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, May 2012
  • “ArtFlorida 2012” - Broward Art Guild, J.M. Family Enterprises Gallery at ArtServe, May 2012
  • "Greener" - F.A.T. Village Art Walk, Curated by Francisco Sheuat, April 2012
  • "Essential Works" Solo Exhibit - The Lee Wagener Art Gallery - Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Concourse 2 - Broward County Cultural Arts Division, January-April 2012
  • "Abracadabra" - Fifth Annual Fund-Raising Exhibit and Raffle, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, FL, March 2012
  • "The Natural World" - Photographs by Cynthia Nichols, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, December, 2011
  • "Chromatic Resonance" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, December, 2011
  • "Destination Unknown" - Galerie Jenner, Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, June 2011
  • "Tri County Exhibit" - Broward Art Guild, J.M. Family Enterprises Gallery at ArtServe, May 2011
  • "Centennial Exhibit" - Broward Art Guild and City of Ft. Lauderdale, Sailboat Bend Artists Lofts, April 2011
  • "Tropical Views" - Bonnet House Museum and Gardens, Carl J. Weinhardt Gallery, Fine Artists Exhibition, February 2011
  • "One Night, One Set, One iPhone" - Randy Bernsen Event at ArtServe, December 2010
  • Inverrary Association's 40th Anniversary Art Show, December 2010
  • "National Treasures" A Solo Exhibition - Flamingo Gardens, David, FL, November 2010
  • “Abstractions” - Gallery 101, Broward Art Guild, September 2010
  • “Leap of Faith” - Galerie Jenner, , Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, July 2010
  • “Landscapes & Still Life” - Gallery 101, Broward Art Guild, June 2010
  • “Extraordinary Visions” - Group Exhibit, Painted Easel Art Studio, Weston FL , April 2010
  • “ArtFlorida Competition & Exhibition 2010” - Broward Art Guild at ArtServe
  • “Island City ArtWalk” 2010
  • “Florida Contemporary: Paintings and Photographs” - Naples Museum of Art, June 2009
  • "Art & Athletes" - Celebrity Art Auction to Benefit The Russell Live Skills & Reading Foundation, November 2006

Fine Art Festivals

  • Walt Disney World Festival of the Masters
  • Polk Museum of Art’s Mayfaire By The Lake
  • Delray Affair
  • Downtown Orlando Art and Living Expo
  • Las Olas Fall/Winter Festivals
  • BocaFest
  • Downtown Delray Art Festival
  • Coral Springs
  • Weston Arts Festival

Press/Publications

  • Broward Architectural and Review Design Magazine
  • WPBT
  • NewTimes, Broward Edition
  • Sun Sentinel
  • Coral Springs Forum
  • South Times
  • Naples Daily News
  • Naples Weekly
  • Artists Registry
  • Blue Ridge Country
  • Carolina Country
  • National 4-H News

Education

In pursuit of the fine arts, received a Bachelor of Music degree in vocal performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.  Performed in numerous ensemble work including opera, liturgical, community, and outdoor drama.  Additional performance venues include musical theatre, theme park and several years performing on-board ship in the cruise line industry.