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“Stay hungry. Stay foolish.” — Whole Earth Catalog farewell message

 
  Daisy Lion 1 , 2005, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Daisy Lion 1, 2005, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Galleries

  • Primary Colour Gallery, Granby, MA (2008 - 2014)

  • Mud Spun Art Center, Belchertown, MA (2009)

  • Mill River Gallery, Williamsburg, MA (2005)

  • Gallery 267, Greenfield, MA (2004)

Solo Exhibits

  • Art in the Window (Dove), Food for Thought Books, Amherst, MA (2013)

  • April 2011 Exhibit, Lobby of the Pioneer Valley Ballet, Easthampton, MA (2011)

  • Daisy Animals, Granby Public Library, Granby, MA (2010)

  • Pen Revisited and Jazz Band (studies), Manhan Cafe, Easthampton, MA, (2007)

  • Animal Set #3 and Dove, Ralphine's Deli & Cafe, Easthampton, MA,(2006-07)

  • Daisy Animals, Cup & Top Cafe, Florence, MA (2006-07)

  • Pen, Amalie Louise Bakery Cafe, Florence, MA (2005)

  • Experiments with Acrylics, Granby Public Library, Granby, MA (2003)

Group Exhibits

  • Granby Preservation Society Artisan Exhibit, Kellogg Hall, Granby, MA (2017, 2018)

  • IT Art Project, Halls of UMASS Lederle Graduate Research Center, Amherst, MA (2014-2017)

  • Mail Art Project, Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, MA (2016)

  • Granby Arts and Crafts Festival Art Show, Church of Christ, Granby, MA, Group Exhibition Participant (2005, 2016), Featured Artist (2006)

  • TRIPLE SSS 2015: Sensual, Sexual, Smut at Nina’s Nook in Turners, MA (2015)

  • And In One Another: A Massive Collaborative Sketchbook Project, The Whoo Space, Northampton, MA (2011), Flying Object Space, Hadley, MA (2011)

  • Child's Play: Irony & Consequence, UMass Student Union Art Gallery, Amherst, MA (2006)

  • Images of Peace and Protest (Dove), Leverett Crafts and Arts, Leverett, MA (2005)

  • Sixth Anniversary Celebration & Exhibit, Flywheel Community Arts Space, Easthampton, MA (2005)

  Heifer , 2008, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Heifer, 2008, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

  Toucan , 2007, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Toucan, 2007, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Public Art Projects

  • (another) Granby Dinosaur Statue, Acrylic on Fiberglass Statue, Granby, MA (2017-present)

  • Whimsical Melancholy (nine enlarged prints), UMass Amherst Fine Arts Center Computer Classroom (2018-present)

  • Granby Dinosaur Statue, Acrylic on Fiberglass Statue, Granby, MA (2013-2017)

  • Set mural/backdrop for the Granby Arts Project (GAP) theatrical productions in Granby, MA (2006-2011)

  • Habitat for Humanity Mural (Unveiling), UCC Church of Christ, Granby, MA (2011)

  • Monkey Reads, mural, East Meadow School Library, Granby, MA, (2007)

  • Picture Safari, Granby Arts and Crafts Festival (2006) and Granby Charter Days (2004) , Granby, MA

  • Windows on the Walls, Amherst Garage Mural Project, Amherst, MA (2003)

 

Publications, Design and illustrations

  • Frida, painting was highlighted on the "Your Art Here" page of the July 2017 issue of Preview Magazine (2017)

  • Carpe Wayne, an illustrated book of haiku about growing up in a small New England town (2015)

  • Winter Flowers, an illustrated poem book (2014)

  • Here & Now, a blog-published poetry comic (previously Souvenir) (2017 and beyond)

  • Souvenir, a blog-published poetry comic (2012-2017)

  • Ginger Snacks: 30 Poems of April, a self-published collection of sketches and poetry (2013)

  • Neato Speedo: 100 Poems of Summer, a self-published collection of sketches and poetry (2012)

  • Pony Pop, a self-published collection of sketches and poetry (2013)

  • Eucalyptus: Poems, Prose and Pictures, a self-published collection of sketches and poetry (2004)

  • Ongoing Freelance Illustration and Commissions, include paintings, caricature portraits, t-shirts designs, greeting cards, invitations, posters, logos, pamphlets, booklets, and coloring books (1980-present)

 T-Rex, 2007, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

T-Rex, 2007, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

 Lily's Penguin, 2008, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Lily's Penguin, 2008, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Speaking Engagements

  • What's Up Granby?, a public access cable interview program (watch...) (2016)

  • Northampton Poetry (open mic), Tuesdays at the Hinge and the Deuce in Northampton MA (2012-2016)

  • Anectotally Wayne, Church of Christ Parish House, Granby, MA (2015)

  • Eucalyptus, poetry reading & art showing, West Street School, Granby, MA (2004)

  • What is Art?, a creativity talk, West Street School, Granby, MA (2003)

  • Finding the Artist in You, a creativity workshop, Granby Public Library (2003)

artsy activities

  • Hand Drawn Ornaments, fundraising at the Granby UCC Christmas Bazaar, Granby, MA (2007-2015)

  • Street Sketching (Busking)

    • Commercial St, Provincetown, MA (Summers 2010 - 2013)

    • Main St., Northampton, MA (Summers and New Year's Eve 2010 - 2013)

  • 25 Cents Poems (Fundraisers)

    • Granby Dinosaur Festival, Granby, MA (2013)

    • Granby Arts and Crafts Festival, Granby, MA (2007)

  • 25 Cent Sketches / Free Sketches (Fundraisers)

    • Granby Dinosaur Festival, Granby, MA (2007, 2013, 2014)

    • Granby Charter Days, Dufresne Park, Granby, MA (2011)

    • Granby UCC Tag Sale, Town Common, Granby, MA (2010, 2011)

    • Granby UCC Talent Show, Granby, MA (2010, 2011)

    • Lily's Bat Mitzvah, Amherst, MA (2009)

    • Regrae Festival (Valley Free Radio Benefit), Pulaski Park, Northampton, MA (2009)

    • GMPA Benefit Concert: Mr. Williams and Family, Granby, MA (2008)

    • I Hear Music in the Streets (Homeless Awareness Arts Festival), Pulaski Park, Northampton, MA (2008)

  Pony Camp , 2005, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas

Pony Camp, 2005, 16x20 inches, acrylic on canvas