Award winning "Twist and Shout" 25" x 18" x 18" hand dyed and painted Pine Needle coiling on gourd.
Chosen for "Art Comes Alive International Show 2020." Cincinnati, Ohio
Pine Needle Sculpture on a Gourd Base. 11" X 21" X 14", Completed 3/17
Chosen for "Nature and Neon " National Show, Arrowmont School, Gatlinburg, TN, Dec, 2017-March, 2018
First Place, Fountain City Art Guild, June, 2017
Pine Needle Sculpture on a Gourd Base, 16" X 12" X 12" , completed 6/16. The movement in this piece is as a crescendo to my mornings that start out slow and build as I move through the day. It was Juried in for Arts in the Airport. 2017
Sweet Grass Sculpture on a Gourd Base with Copper Strips woven through the design. 12" X 11" X 13", completed 10/16.
This piece was named for the deep eggplant color that immerged from teal, topped with the glitz of copper, it screamed celebration to me. "Jubilee" was chosen Best in Show, Fountain City Art Guild Dec. 2016 and was in "Legacy Endures" exhibition in the upstairs Gallery of the Folk Art Center, Asheville, NC. 2017
Pine Needle Sculpture on a Gourd Base, 18" X 12" X 12", completed 5/17.
Filigree carving with layers of coiling received a lot of attention at "Legacy Endures" exhibition at the Folk Art Center, Asheville, NC 2017
Hand dyed and painted pine needle sculpture formed on a tripod base. The color and movement in this piece will draw the viewer in.
ACA2021 International Show, Cincinnati,
Pine Needle Sculpture using a gourd as a base with shed antler embellishment.
Selected for "National Juried Exhibition 2020" Knoxville, TN
Sweet Grass Sculpture on a Gourd Base, 19" X 11" X 11", completed 6/17. The linear design with the carved filigree brought a pleasant balance to this piece. It was on display at the Appalachian Regional Commission in Washington DC. July2017-July,2018
Pine Needle Sculpture on a gourd with contorted Filbert branch, holding a reconstructed birds nest on a salvaged Black Walnut Stand.
First place in "Best of Tennessee Craft 2021, Tennessee State Museum "
Sweet Grass Sculpture on a Goose Neck Gourd with Shed Antler Stand. 9" X 12" X 8", completed 8/18. Selected for "National Juried Exhibition of 2019", and
"Best of Tennessee Craft , Tennessee State Museum" 2021
Arts and Cultural Alliance of Greater Knoxville
"Nature's Aviary" 60" X 24" X 13" Wall Sculpture using Drift wood, gourds, pine needles, sweet grass and natural elements brought together to create an organic piece for your décor.
Chosen for "National Juried Exhibition 2020." Knoxville, TN
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