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

  • 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, fundraising, Granby Dinosaur Festival (2013), Granby Arts and Crafts Festival (2007), Granby, MA
  • 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