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The Artist

Artist Statement

I hope my work inspires you to look at life through a lens with brighter colors.


Strong women, men of character, bright colors, mixed media, music, the great outdoors, personal relationships and life’s lessons. My daughter Tayler, Joan Miro and Picasso.


I am a self taught artist of French and American Indian decent. I enjoyed my early childhood in Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. I opened my first studio in Indianapolis in 2000 and have expanded my business to the Southwest. I am currently residing in Carefree, AZ. and Indianapolis, IN.

Selected Solo Gallery Shows

  • 2009 Rubinkam Gallery, Douglas, MI
  • 2007 Clowes Hall, IN (one of 5 artists selected annually)
  • 2007 Stutz Art Gallery “Parables”, IN
  • 2006 Midland Arts & Antiques “LaForge”, IN
  • 2006 Stutz Art Gallery “Sirens of Song”, IN
  • 2005 Stutz Art Gallery “Forbidden Females”, IN
  • 2005 Saks Fifth Ave “Women”, IN
  • 2004 Stutz Art Gallery “Sassy Lassies”, IN
  • 2002 Dunaway’s “The Art of Women and Song”, IN (in conjunction with Lilly Foundation)
  • 1998 Five Ten Gallery “Eccentric”, IN

Featured Artist

  • 2008-Present Be Bon Vivant Boutique, IN
  • 2004-2008 Saks Fifth Ave, IN
  • 2006-2008 Stepping Out in Style, IN (benefit for Dress for Success)
  • 2005 Arts Council of Indianapolis, IN
  • 2005 Simply She Affair, IN
  • 2002 The Catherine Peachey Fund, IN (in conjunction with Lilly Foundation)

Group Gallery Shows

  • 2001-2010 Stutz Spring Studio Tours, IN
  • 2010 The Nines Gallery, Holland, MI
  • 2010 Another Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
  • 2009 Douglas Gallery Stroll, Douglas, MI
  • 2009 Summer Sizzle, IN
  • 2000 Gilda’s “Seven Deadly Sins” IN

Commercial Art

  • 2009 Be Bon Vivant Boutique – logo design
  • 2009 St. John the Evangelist Parish – commissioned painting for church lobby
  • 2009 Hoosier Lottery – artwork design for media promotion
  • 2008 Luv Ink, Inc. – exclusive contract. to design art for children’s products