grants, public commissions, awards & collections


2000 Artist Trust GAP Award
This "grant for artist projects" funding from Artist Trust helped provide lighting for the solo show, experiential presentation-lecture, and live arts reception in Washington State Capitol Building

public commissions

City of Olympia - Traffic Control Box Vinyl Wrap
Original imagery in dyepainted silk entitled Wellsprings, printed to vinyl and adhered to a traffic control box in East Olympia.
Selected by public vote.
Installed 2017

City of Valdez - George H. Gilson Middle School, Valdez, Alaska
Land and Sea Passage

Dye-painted silk imagery transferred to seven panels in sublimation-dyed polyester are staggered like tides on sculpted brackets resembling kayaks.
July 2014

University of Alaska Fairbanks - Margaret Murie Building
Macroscape Slides
Mouth-blown image glass laminted to dichoric float glass/safety glass, back-lit with LED.
December 2013

Liberty Junior High School - Spanaway, Washington
WSAC Art in Public Places Program in partnership with Bethel School District
Illuminated Passage is 300 square feet of dye-painted silk on stainless steel brackets. It cascades down a canted wall with water-effect light activated by timer to celebrate students' arrival and departure each day.
Installed October 2013

University of Alaska - Kenai Peninsula College, Kachemak Bay Campus - Homer, Alaska
Bay View Building - a suspended silk mural entitled Discovery
Discovery is dye-painted silk suspended on stainless steel brackets.
Installed summer 2012

Providence Regional Hospital
Cymbaluk Medical Tower, Everett, Washington 
Two silk commissions: Listen Again and Still Waters II
administered by American Art Resources, 3260 Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX 77098
Delivered May 2011

Kenai Peninsula College, University of Alaska Anchorage
Etched, mouth-blown glass
Installed July 2010
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collections / awards

Tacoma General Hospital - Tacoma, Washington
Four silk studies of Wright Park imagery
Quiet Waters
Standing Ovation


City of Lacey - Lacey, Washington
Dye-painted silk framed under glass 
Morpho Peleides
Purchased/displayed at the remodeled Lacey Senior Center
March 2014

Providence Regional Hospital - Everett, Washington
Two dye-painted silk commissions -
Listen Again and
Still Waters II
Purchased for the new Cymbaluk Medical Tower, Everett, Washington
May 2011

Tacoma Power Portable Works Collection
City of Tacoma, WA—September 2007
monoprint Hope Waiting Without Walls

Five County Juried, Olympia 2004
Olympia Art League, cash award—pastel 

Washington State Arts Commission
Art in Public Places - 2002
Because We Can't Eat Rocks I,
Because We Can't Eat Rocks II,
Satisfy; Rock Sundae

Washington State Arts Commission
Art in Public Places - 2002
Rock, Paper, Scissors  November

Billy Graham Center Museum
Wheaton, Illinois, Three lithographs from Without Walls suite purchased Aug. 1998.
Two more: Because We Can't Eat Rocks II, and Five Smooth Stones, Five Green Bones purchased May 2002.

Seattle Arts Commission, Seattle, WA
Printworks 2000 purchase
Safety Without Walls II

Cascades Camp & Conference Center
Yelm, Washington—Cleistogamic

Saling Family (Purchase Award)
Portland, Oregon - 1997
Amusement Passed

art registries

Washington State Arts Commission
Public Artist Roster
2011-2014, 2018-2021, 2021-August 2025

Amercian Art Rescources
Houston, TX - since 2009

Group Health of Washington and Idaho
Group Health Phase II, Art Catalogue and Future Purchase 
Since April 2009