AWARDS/GRANTS/PRESS

 GRANTS

2017 | Elizabeth Graham Firestone Foundation Grant | The River's Journey Project | Wildling Museum Exhibition

2011-2012 | Santa Barbara County Arts Commission Individual Grant Award

2011-2012 | Colville Grant Foundation Grant Award

 PRESS

2017 | ART REVIEW: Variety as Spice and Creative Grease

2017 |Montecito Magazine Feature Story

2016 | Art Review: Portrait of People, Place, and Spirit

2016 |Santa Maria Sun Cover Story!

2016 | CASA SB/ VoiceSB

2014 | SB Digs: An Insiders Guide to Santa Barbara Living

2013 | The Art of Motherhood | Living Santa Barbara Newspress

2013 |Santa Barbara News Press, Scene, “Small Images”, October 25

2009| Santa Barbara Independent, Arts Scene, “Building on art about buildings”, June 5,

2008| Santa Barbara News Press, Salon and Style, “The Art of Fiesta”, July 29,

2007| Goleta Valley Voice, Around Town: A toast to accessible artists, October 12,

2007|Santa Barbara Independent, Art Scene, August 3,

2007| Casa Magazine, Cultural Nights, July 27,

2007|Goleta Valley Voice, Best Bet in Art, March 9,

2007|Casa Magazine, Artist Profile, March 2,

2006Santa Barbara News Press, Scene, “Grape Expectations”, November

AWARDS

2011 | (3) Juror’s Choice Awards, Fiesta Art Competition, Santa Barbara, CA 2011 

2009 | FirstPlace, Semana Nautica Art Show, Cabrillo Arts Pavilion, Santa Barbara

2008 | Juror’s Choice Awards & Honorable Mention Award, Fiesta Art Competition, Santa Barbara, CA 

2008 | Honorable Mention, Semana Nautica Art Show, Cabrillo Arts Pavilion, Santa Barbara

2007 | Honorable Mention, Semana Nautica Art Show, Cabrillo Arts Pavilion, Santa Barbara

2008 | Honorable Mention,   855 At the Arts Center, Carpinteria, 

2005 | First Place Award, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara ArtWalk