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personal Development

Marketing Communications in Community Arts Development, Humber College; Oakville, ON — 2008

Awards, Grants, Nominations

2015 Buckhorn Fine Art Festival • Pastel, Charcoal & Ink
2014    Featured work 'Barn Owl', David Suzuki Foundation
2013 Winner of ‘Art Battle 76 Kingston’
2012    Nominated Finalist for the (UK) Erotic Art Awards
2010    Grant Recipient for MAC ‘Diversity Through Art’ Project
2009    Nominated Emerging Artist, MAC, Martys Awards


2019    Rendevous with Line & Colour, Luc Sculpture, Toronto
2014    Pancakes & Booze Art Show, Adelaide Hall, Toronto
2013    Charcoal Trees, The Artel, Kingston
2012    The X and O Show, LoverMagazine, Toronto
2011    One by One Show, BAA Gallery, Belleville
2010    Sneak Peek Show, The Gladstone Artbar, Toronto
2009    Cityscapes, Steam Whistle Brewing, Toronto
2009    Go Figure Show, Propeller Gallery, Toronto
2009    Dr.Sketchys Retrospective, The Gladstone, Toronto

Shared Palette & Live Painting Events

2018    Triple P Parenting Fundraiser, Belleville
2017    Azamara Cruises, Caribbean  
2017    100 Women in Finance ‘Invictus Games’ Gala
2017    Economical Insurance CEO Welcoming Party
2016    Clanmore Montessori Christmas Party
2016    Acclaim Health 'Party with a Purpose’ Gala
2016    New Beginnings Anniversary Gala
2015    Toronto Wildlife Centre Fundraiser
2015    Beginnings          
2015    Kylemore Communities
2015    Ryerson, Science Departments
2015    Celebrity Cruises, President’s Century Cruise, Asia
2015    Canadian Water Network, Convention Centre
2014    Regina Garden Retirement Home
2014    IncentiveWorks Trade Show, MTCC
2013    Private Holiday Party, Sole Power Productions
2013    Eden Place Retirement Home Holiday PartyB
2012    Harbinger Ideas Corporate Event
2012    Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
2011    Natural Food Co-Op 35th Anniversary
2011    Keaton Millar ‘Make A Difference’ Fundraiser
2010    Motionball Cloud 9 Fundraiser
2010    Heenan Blaikie LLP
2010    Toronto Wildlife Centre Fundraiser
2009    The Linden Fund Fundraiser
2009    Blazing Design Anniversary
2009    GlaxoSmithKline
2009    Darling Home for Kids Fundraiser
2009    Celebrate Courage Fundraiser
2009    Showmakers Corporate Event
2009    Visual Arts Mississauga
2008    Basman Smith LLP
2008    CHIC Event, Palais Royale
2008    Royal St. George’s College
2008    Sotheby’s Promotional Event
2008    Plant a Row Grow a Row Fundraiser
2008    CHIP Charity Fundraiser
2008    Toronto Wildlife Center Fundraiser
2007    Toronto Wildlife Center Fundraiser


2017 'The Island' - Visual Art's Mississauga Winter 2018 Program
2014 Co-author MacKenzie, Bob. “Spirit Quest”. Dark Matter Press
2014  ‘Wise Guardian’, David Suzuki Foundation
2013 Abi Conners, “Art Battle Kingston” interview, MUSE Magazine
2013 ‘Serendipity’ in tourism brochure, Gorongosa National Park 
2012 Lezley Davidson, Featured artist and video interviews
2011 Modern Fuel Artist Playing Cards, Kingston ON
2010 Lisa Orgler  Empty Easel Online Art Magazine. Jan 27
2009    Commission works in real estate brochure, Remax Canada
2009 Tauchid, Rheni. “The New Acrylics Essential Sourcebook: Materials, Techniques, and Contemporary Applications for Today's Artist”. Watson Guptill 2009. p.128-129, 135                          

Lectures, Presentations, Workshops

2019    Instructor, Amherst Island
2019    Instructor, OBO Studios, Cornwall
2019    Instructor, Barrie Art Club, Barrie
2019    Instructor, Loyalist College, Belleville
2019    Instructor, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga   
2019    Instructor, Japanese Paper Place, Toronto  
2019    Instructor, Luc Sculpture School, Toronto
2019    Educator/Presenter, DVAC, Toronto
2019    Presenter, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga   
2018    Instructor, OBO Studios, Cornwall
2018    Instructor, Amherst Island
2018    Instructor, Barrie Art Club, Barrie
2018    Instructor, East End Arts, Toronto
2018    Instructor, Loyalist College, Belleville
2018    Instructor, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga
2018    Instructor, Japanese Paper Place, Toronto
2018    Instructor, Luc Sculpture School, Toronto
2017    Instructor, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga
2017    Instructor, Luc Sculpture School, Toronto
2017    Instructor, Kanata Art Group, Ottawa
2017    Instructor, Cobourg Art Group, Cobourg  
2016    Instructor, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga
2016    Instructor, Loyalist College, Belleville
2016    Lecture/Demo, Japanese Paper Place, Toronto
2016    Lecture/Demo, Don Valley/Forest Hill Art Group, Toronto
2015    Instructor, Craftsy Sympoz Inc. Denver
2014    Instructor, Craftsy Sympoz Inc. Denver
2014    Instructor, Wallack’s Art & Drafting, Kingston
2014    Instructor, Loyalist College, Belleville
2013    Educator/Presenter, NAMTA, Minneapolis
2012    Educator/Presenter, NNAMTA, Orlando
2011    Instructor, Loyalist College, Belleville
2011    Instructor, Rideau Lakes Artist Association, Westport
2011    Lecture, Queens University, Kingston
2011    Lecture, National Art Teachers Association, Seattle
2011    Educator/Presenter, NAMTA, Phoenix
2011    Instructor, Wallack’s Art & Drafting, Ottawa
2010    Instructor, Loyalist College, Belleville
2010    Instructor, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga
2010    Guest Artist Instructor, West Credit HS, Mississauga
2010    Educator/Presenter, Art for All Canada, Toronto
2010    Educator, Learning & Product Expo:Art!, Pasadena
2010    Educator/Presenter, NAMTA, Indianapolis
2010    Educator/Presenter, NYSATA, Rochester
2009    Instructor, Toronto Watercolour Society, Toronto
2009    Instructor, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga
2009    Educator/Presenter, Art for All Canada, Toronto
2009    Educator, Learning & Product Expo:Art!, Pasadena
2007    Instructor, Port Credit Art School, Mississauga
2006    Instructor, Currys Art School, Mississauga
2005    Instructor, Currys Art School, Mississauga