Awards and Exhibitions

2021

17th Annual Mile High International Pastel Exhibition--Best of Show

Pastel Journal:  22nd Annual Pastel 100--Honorable Mention-Still Life and Floral

2020

16th Annual Mile High National Pastel Exhibition, Boulder, CO

2019

15th Annual Mile High National Pastel Exhibition, Greenwood Village, CO--3rd Place

Pastel Society of the West Coast Membership Online Show Exhibition

Annual Pikes Peak Pastel Society National Exhibition, Pueblo, CO--Best of Show

2018

37th National Pastel Show, Grapevine, TX

Autumn Art Show 2018, Lamar, CO--Peoples Choice Award / Anne Boken Trust Award Winner

Small Works Juried Pastel Show, Sheridan, WY--2nd Place

Pastels on High 12th International Open Exhibition, Sacramento, CA

32nd Annual International Exhibit-Pastels USA 2018, Morrow Bay, CA

14th Annual Mile High National Pastel Exhibition, Parker, CO--Pikes Peak Pastel Society Award of Excellence

For Pastels Only on Cape Cod, Yarmouth, MA

2016

Autumn Art Show 2016, Lamar, CO--Best of Drawing / 3rd Place Drawing

Pastel National 2016, Wichita, KS

2014

The Pastel National 2014, Wichita, KS--Executive Director Purchase Award

2012

Autumn Art Show, Lamar, CO- Exhibitor and Seller--Best of Painting / 1st Place- Drawing

The Pastel National 2012, Wichita, KS

2011

Colorado State Fair Fine Arts Gallery, Pueblo, CO

2010

Autumn Art Show, Lamar, CO--Best of Drawing / 2nd Place- Painting / People’s Choice Award

Pastel National 2010, Wichita, KS

2009

Southern Colorado Art Guild, Lamar,CO--1st Place-Drawing Professional Division

Colorado State Fair Fine Arts Gallery, Pueblo, CO--Juror’s Choice Award Winner

2008

Colorado State Fair Fine Arts Gallery, Pueblo, CO

2006

The Pastel National 2006, Wichita, KS

2004

The Pastel National 2004, Wichita, KS

2002

Art Student of the Year, Pueblo Community College, Pueblo, CO

2001

Pueblo Community College Fine Arts Show, Pueblo, CO--Student Choice Award

2000

Junior Federal Duck Stamp Competition, Colorado--1st Place, High School Division

Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, CO

Senior Sculpture Design Winner, Lamar, CO

Lamar High School Art Show, Lamar, CO--Juror’s Choice Award

Colorado Psychiatric Society Poster Contest, Denver, CO--1st Place, High School Division

Rocky Mountain Children’s Book Festival Poster Competition, Denver, CO--1st Place, High School Division

1999

Rocky Mountain Children’s Book Festival Poster Competition, Denver, CO--Grand Prize

1998

Rocky Mountain Children’s Book Festival Poster Competition, Denver, CO--Grand Prize