1985 MFA in Drawing/Painting. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

1982 BFA in Visual Arts. University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.



Small Works, Group show at Rentz Gallery, Richmond, VA, Jan. – Feb. 2006.

Tiny Treasures, Group show at Center of the Earth Gallery, Charlotte, NC.


GOINSMWR, an exhibit of Route 66 paintings at the Porter Center for Performing Arts at Brevard College.

Signage of Charlotte, an exhibit of a sub-series of the GOINSMWR series, at the Center of the Earth Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Signage of Richmond, an exhibit of a sub-series of the GOINSMWR series, at the Artworks Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.

Night & Day: Different Perspectives on Landscapes, a group exhibit at The Upstairs Gallery, Tryon, North Carolina.


Beneath the Surface, A juried exhibit at Davidson County Community College, Lexington, NC.

Looking for America, A juried exhibit at Capitol Arts Network, Bethesda, MD.

Annual Conservatory Art Classic, A juried exhibit at Bosque Conservatory of Art , Clifton, TX. Center of the Earth Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Summer House, Highlands, North Carolina.

Red Wolf Gallery, Brevard, North Carolina.

Silver Fox, Tryon, North Carolina.

Wickwire Gallery, Hendersonville, North Carolina.

Designer show houses, Charlotte, Brevard, and Cashiers, North Carolina.


Rustics, Cashiers, North Carolina.


Harlee Gallery, Highlands, North Carolina.

Spring Street Gallery, Highlands, North Carolina.

Great Things, Highlands, North Carolina.

Brush Creek, Highlands, North Carolina.


City Market Arts Center, Savannah, Georgia.

The Crimson Monkey. Tybee Island, Georgia.

The Checkered Moon, Savannah, Georgia; Beaufort, South Carolina.

The Red Piano, Hilton Head, South Carolina; Frogmore, South Carolina.

The Back Door, Hilton Head, South Carolina.

Skidaway Aquarium, Skidaway Island, Georgia.

Southeastern Wildlife Exposition Gallery, Charleston, South Carolina.

Kooskee Gallery, Naples, Florida.


University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Art Collector Gallery, Gainesville, Florida.


University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.


2004 – 2005 Regional Artist Project Grant awarded by Transylvania County Arts Council to enable completion of my Route 66 documentation from Albuquerque, NM to Los Angeles, CA.


2004 Communication Arts 45th Annual Juried Illustration Competition. (Five paintings published)


2006 Drew Deane Gallery, June, 2006, opened my own gallery representing established and emerging contemporary artists. drewdeane

2002-2004 Freelance professional artist, Brevard, North Carolina.

1996-2002 Residential designer, Greene and Associates, Cashiers, North Carolina.

1988-1990 Professional artist. City market Art Center, Savannah, Georgia. Owned and operated the Art Studio/Gallery.

1991-2000 Freelance decorative painter for interior designers, Cashiers, North Carolina.


Center for the Earth, Charlotte, NC

Rentz Gallery, Richmond, VA

Vision Gallery, Atlantic Beach, NC