The People’s Choice Award | 2018

The Marblehead Festival of the Arts is celebrated every Fourth of July weekend with exhibits and activities throughout the town. I have submitted paintings to the Painting Exhibit and Senior Art for as long as I have been eligible but have never won an award. Imagine my surprise when I got a phone call yesterday morning to tell me that my painting, Rising, in the Senior Art exhibit of the Festival, won the People’s Choice Award this year! People attending the exhibits have an opportunity to vote for their favorite work, and Rising got the most votes in Senior Art! I am beyond thrilled and happy to have this encouragement from the people who attended the festival in the last five days and saw fit to choose my painting. I am very honored, and I can’t seem to stop smiling!






Marblehead Festival of Arts | 2014

This year Painting at the Arts Festival, a juried exhibit of original work displayed at Abbot Hall, includes Kismet, which I subtitled “Where Harry Met Sally.”

photo-86Senior Art at the Arts Festival is a non-juried exhibit of original work displayed at the Unitarian Universalist Church and includes Out of Reach this year, since I more than qualify as a senior artist. Those Marbleheaders love that ocean, don’t they?


Art on the 4th of July?  Creative!