Awards and Grants

Surface Design Award, Art Quilts Elements, Juried, Philadelphia, PA 2010

Juror’s Choice Award of Excellence, the Artist as Quiltmaker XIV, Oberlin, Ohio 2010

Juror’s Choice Award of Excellence, the Artist as Quiltmaker XIII, Oberlin, Ohio 2008

KY Arts Council, Artist In Residence Grant,  2003

Frankfurterhof Arts Center,Mainz, Germany, 2001 Louisville Sister Cities, Mainz committee

Art in the City, Mainz Germany, 1997 Louisville Sister Cities, Mainz committee (selected, unable to go due to illness)

Ky. Foundation for Women’s Fellowship in the Visual Arts, Two wk fellowship, Mary Anderson Center for the Arts, 1995

Kentucky Women Artist’s Fellowship Program, Six week fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, 1994



2015 Gayle Dorsey Family Quilt

2009 Verderosa Family quilt collage

2008 Henry Heuser, Artist’s Guest House, Light Night, textile collage, 121 x 108 inches

2007 Scott Family Quilt

2006 Entwistle Family Portrait quilt, collaboration with CJ Pressma

2005 Xavarian Brother’s Home, textile collage triptych

2004 Robinette and Associates, textile collage, Georgetown Indiana

1995 Triad North Pair of Tree of Life Textile Collages 96 x 72 inches

1994 Brown Forman Corporation In the Spirit of Jack Daniels painted quilt

1993 Doctor’s Residence, Tree of Life textile collage 96 x 72 inches

1993 People’s Bank of Shepherdsville, Ky. textile collage triptych


Selected Collections

Morton Salt, Weeks Island, Louisiana

Residence Inn, Louisville, Kentucky

Peoples Bank, Shepherdsville, Kentucky

Maryhurst, Louisville, Kentucky

NTS Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

Henry Heuser, Louisville, Kentucky

Brown Forman Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

Ohia Design, Honolulu Hawaii

Peter’s Construction Company, Louisville, Kentucky

Jeff Morris, New York, NY

Eldercare Solutions, Louisville, Kentucky

Rocky’s, Louisville, KY

Creative Balance, Louisville, Kentucky

Home of the Innocents, Louisville, Kentucky

Ventas, Louisville, Kentucky

Community Foundation, Louisville, Kentucky

Elmcroft Senior Living, Louisville, Kentucky



MA, University of Louisville, 2009

BFA, University of Louisville, 2008

Attended Louisville School of Art 1980-1981

BA, University of Kentucky, 1972