Summary of Qualifications

  • More than 20 years experience in fine art, mural painting, faux marbling and finishes.
  • Skilled at translating client ideas and requests into satisfying works of art

Professional Experience

  • Trader Joe’s – Escondido, CA
    Designed and maintained look and feel of store through use of props, banners, and signage.
  • Northern Trust Bank – La Jolla, CA
    Watercolor elevation and pen & ink of the bank for magazine & newspaper advertisements, stationary, and telephone directory
  • Cragmont Elementary – Berkeley CA
    Taught Watercolor to Kindergarten, first, second, and third grades
  • North Broadway School Library – Escondido, CA
    8′ x 20′ mural of “America the Beautiful”
  • Belle Marie Winery – Escondido, CA
    4′ x 9′ mural of “Tuscany – out my window”

Education

  • Several years of college, studying watercolor, oils, jewelry design and construction, ceramics, advertising and sign painting, horse husbandry and beef production
  • Studied with many accomplished artists, including Dan Peterson, Jerry Stitt, Don Andrews, Polly Hammett and others
  • Studied watercolors under Kay Russell at the College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland California and University of California at Berkeley