MFA - University of California,
BA - College of Creative Studies, University of California, Santa
Associate Professor, Art Department,
Santa Barbara City College 1987 2012. Teaching drawing,
figure drawing, 2D design, oil painting, watercolor and artist
Served as Art Department Chair and Director of the Atkinson Gallery,
as well as co-director of Study Abroad programs to Florence,
Italy and the former Soviet Union.
She has lived and worked as an
artist in Santa Barbara since 1973.
Over the years she has been involved in the arts community of
Santa Barbara in many capacities including serving on Boards
of local art institutions and groups, jurying exhibitions for
various artist groups, participating in public panel talks and
teaching painting workshops.
In 2012, she retired after 25
years of full-time teaching and devoted much
of her time to painting, drawing, and printmaking.
Her work has been exhibited widely
locally and throughout the U.S.
In the past three years she has shown work in the
Atkinson Gallery, Elverhoj Museum, Wildling Museum of Art and
Nature, VITA Art Center, Westmont/Ridley-Tree Museum, Channing-Peake
Santa Paula Art Museum, Santa Barbara City Hall Gallery.
She is a member of SCAPE and the California Art Club.