Shows and Events

Olympia Art League's Spring Arts Walk Show, April 23 - April 27, 2019. My art entry (a watercolor painting, "Morning Swim at Wapato Lake") was accepted to the OAL juried show and will be on display during the "Olympia Spring ArtsWalk" at 222 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA. Reception: Thursday April 25th 6pm - 8pm. "ArtsWalk" Dates:  Friday, April 26th (5pm - 10PM) and Saturday, April 27th, Noon - 5pm) Olympia Center hours: 8am to 10pm, Tues - Fri; 8am to 4pm, Saturday.  #88 on the "ArtsWalk" map see event link:

Premier Gallery, Puyallup Activity Center, March 13th - May 9, 2019,  210 West Pioneer, Puyallup, WA. I received a second place award for my oil painting,  "Wild Spirit" at the Pacific Gallery Artists Annual Member Show. The show, at Premier Gallery, was judged by Susan Russell Hall.  More of my work in this show include: Two paintings created with water media, a rice paper collage and a miniature created with alcohol ink and acrylic.  Hours:  Mon -  Friday 8am - 4:30pm,  Closed on Holidays and Weekends.

Steilacoom Fireside Gallery, Steilacoom Community Center, January 4th - February 26th, 2019,  2301 Worthington St, Steilacoom WA. A solo show of my art will be on display through February 26th 2019 at Steilacoom Fireside Gallery, located inside the Steilacoom Community Center.  Hours:  Mon - Thurs 9am - 7:30pm; Friday 9am - 4:30pm,  The Gallery is closed on Holidays and Weekends.

Mary Boze Gallery, Tahoma Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Tacoma, WA, January 6th - February 27th, 2019. Show Opening Reception:  Sunday, Jan 6th, Noon - 1pm.  1115 South 56th St., Tacoma, WA  98408.  My painting, "Blue Poppies", alcohol ink and acrylic on YUPO paper will be in the "New Beginnings" Juried Art Show.  The show features artwork by members of Pacific Gallery Artists.  The Gallery is also open on Sundays, Jan 13th - Feb. 24th from 10am - Noon. (welcome to attend service beginning at 10:30am).  Viewing the art show is by appointment only on Wed. - Sat. through Feb. 27th, contact Libby Ball 253-474-4646 for and appointment.

Harbor History Museum, Gig Harbor, WA, October 8 - November 30th. One of my oil paintings titled:  "Decision, Seaside, Oregon", was accepted to the Peninsula Art League's Open Juried Show and will be displayed at the Gig Harbor History Museum, 4121 Harborview Dr., Gig Harbor, Tues - Sat: 10am - 5pm; Sun 1pm - 5pm; closed on November 22-23, FREE admission.

"Franke Tobey Jones Art Show"  October 4 - 7th, 2018.
Three of my paintings were accepted to the Franke Tobey Jones Art Show.  Two of them will go on to be included in the show at the
"Tacoma Art Museum", October 10th - December 27th, 2018.

"Lakewood Arts Festival" September 28 - 30th, 2018. Four of my paintings will be in the Lakewood Art, Book and Film Fest.  See the website link to Lakewood Arts Festival:

"Equine Art, 2018 at Emerald Downs, Auburn, WA",  July 12 - July 15, 2018
I have a painting titled, "Wild Horses" in this show.  I created the painting using instant coffee and gouache. For more info see the Emerald Downs website or the Washington Thoroughbred website

"Rainier League of Arts at Lakewold Gardens" June 6th - 10th, 2018, 10am - 4pm.
I have eleven wall sized paintings and six miniature paintings in this show at the Wagner House at Lakewold Gardens.  There are over 90 paintings by members of Rainier League of Arts in the show.  Reception, Sunday, June 10th 1:30 - 3:30pm.  Lakewold Gardens admission fees do apply, see Lakewold Gardens website for more info.


“2018 Annual Pacific Gallery Artists Member Show” - “Art is Alive”
at the Puyallup Activity Center’s Premier Gallery, through June 7th, 2018
Several of my paintings are entered in this juried art show at Puyallup's Activity Center.  The fine art show began April 11th and ends on June 7, 2018.  Reception:  Saturday, April 21, 2018, 1-3pm, meet the artists! - Over 60 paintings (including miniature paintings) are in this fine art show!
Premier Gallery is located inside the PUYALLUP ACTIVITY CENTER, 210 West Pioneer, Puyallup, WA. Regular gallery hours:  9am – 4: 30pm M-F, closed holidays.

2018 Fred Oldfield Western Heritage and Art Center Spring Invitational
Two of my entries in the “Oldfield Heritage & Art Center Invitational Art Show” won awards! A first place in Miniature paintings for “Two Visitors” (hummingbird oil painting), and second place for “Wild Horses” (created using instant coffee and gouache on watercolor paper).   
Location: Fred Oldfield Western Heritage & Art Center (next to the Puyallup Fair’s Red gate), 110 9th Avenue SW, Puyallup, WA.
PRE- Spring Fair Hours: April 15th Noon – 4pm; April 16th 10am – Noon and 6pm – 8pm; April 17th 3pm – 6pm; April 18th 3pm – 6pm
SPRING FAIR HOURS: April 19th, 2pm – 8pm; April 20 & 21st 10am – 8pm; April 22nd 10am 7pm

"Ebb and Flow" Juried art show by Rainier League of Arts at Tahoma Center Gallery, March 2 - April 27, 2018
Tahoma Center Gallery is located at Catholic Community Services (2nd floor), 1323 S. Yakima, Tacoma, WA.   I won first place in this fine art show for my watercolor painting, "Morning Swim at Wapato Park".  Two of my watercolor paintings are in this "Water themed" art show. 

"Fall into Art" by Rainier League of Arts at Premier Gallery, Puyallup, WA

Two 16" x 20" paintings and two miniatures I created are in this show.  
September 19 - November 9, 2017, Premier Gallery is located inside the Puyallup Activity Center, 210 W. Pioneer, Puyallup WA. (next to the Puyallup Library); Show hours:  Mon - Fri. 9am - 4:30pm

Solo art show featuring 25 of my paintings at Federal Way City Hall.  
June 14 - Sept. 13, 2017, 2nd floor, Federal Way City Hall, (turn left at the top of the stairs), 33325 8th Ave. S, Federal Way, WA

Several of my paintings are included in the Rainier Leauge of Arts show at Lakewold.
June 7 - June 11th, 2017.  Lakewold Gardens, 12317 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW, Lakewood, WA


I have paintings entered in this show at the Fairgrounds, 110 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup, WA.  
Opening Reception on Saturday, 15th, 11am - 3pm. 
Regular art show hours:  April 15th, 16th and 29th, 11am - 3pm; April 17th, 18th, 24th and 25th, 3 - 8pm.  --  The art show also runs during the "Spring Fair", April 20 - 23; April 20th, 2 - 8pm; April 21st and 22nd, 10 am - 9pm; April 23rd, 10am - 7pm.

I have an entry in the "Spring Extravaganza" show, 616 St. Helens, downtown Tacoma.  April 20th - May 11th.  Hours Mon - Sat 9am - 7pm, Sunday 10am - 6pm. 

Two of my paintings, are on display at the Tahoma GalleryThe show features art by members of the Rainier League of Arts from March 1st  to April 27, 2017.  The gallery is located on the second floor of the Catholic Community Services building.   Address:  1323 S. Yakima, Tacoma, WA.  Hours:  Mon-Fri 9am-4pm (closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays).

Over 40 paintings, created by members of the Rainier League of Arts, are on display at the Premier Gallery in Puyallup.  Three of my paintings are in the show which runs through the end of November, 2016.  The gallery is located inside the Puyallup Activity Center next to Pioneer Park.   Address:  210 West Pioneer, Puyallup.  Hours;  Mon-Fri 9am-5pm (closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays). - Anthem Coffee and Tea is right next door.

Two of my paintings are on display at the Ginkgo Forest Winery wine tasting room through the end of October, 2016.  Ginkgo Forest is located in "Old Town" up the hill from Ruston Way, one block from The Spar Tavern.  Address:  2221 N. 30th St, Tacoma, WA.  Hours:  Wed 12-7 pm, Thurs 12 - 7 pm, Fri 12 - 8 pm, Sat 12 - 8 pm, Sun 12 - 6 pm, (closed Mon and Tues.

The art exhibition begins Sept. 15th and runs through January 3, 2017
Two of my paintings will be on display at the Federal Way City Hall Art Gallery as part of the annual "Arts Alive" juried art show.  The gallery is located on the second floor of Federal Way City Hall, 33325 8th Ave. South, Federal Way.  Hours:  Mon. - Fri. 8am - 5pm

Sept. 2nd - Sept. 25th, 2016 (the fair is closed on Tuesdays)
In this year's fair, I have two paintings, one collage and two miniatures and received and "Honorable Mention" for one of my oil paintings.  The fine art display is located on the 2nd floor of the Pavillion (near the Gold Gate), take the escillator up to the second floor.

See more of my art on these websites: 
Some of my paintings are available for sale on the Xanadu Gallery website: Google "Xanadu Gallery", then select  "Artists",  then "Search for Artists by name".

Lakewood ArtsFest 
Film fest dates are July 30, 31 and August 1, 2016
Located at the Lakewood Elks, 6313 75th St. W. (off Bridgeport Way)

“Equine Art Show 2016” at Emerald Downs
Open viewing during live racing hours:
Admission fee to Emerald Downs
Friday, July 8th and Saturday, July 9th 5PM – 10PM
Sunday, July 10th 11:30 am – 6:30 pm

Eight of my paintings are on display at (2301 Worthington St, Steilacoom) through June 30th.  Hours:  Mon. - Thurs. 9 am to 8 pm; Fri. 9am - 4 pm. 

June 8 - 12, 2016, 10am - 4pm
Some of my paintings will be in the Rainier League of arts show: "Showers, Flowers and More!" at Lakewold Gardens.  Various works of art from over 30 different artists will be presented. 
The art show is in The Wagner House, Lakewold Gardens, 12317 Gravelly Lake Drive SW, Lakewood, WA,  June 8 - 12, 10am - 4pm. 
Reception on Sunday, June 12th, 1 - 3pm.  I will also be there on Friday, June 10th from 1 - 4pm.
Lakewold general admissions fees will apply when entering the gardens: (Adults $9.00; Senior (62), Student and Military $7.00).  
Hope you will join us to enjoy viewing Lakewold Gardens and the Art Show!

I am showing several paintings at the Steilacoom Community Center Gallery (2301 Worthington St, Steilacoom) through April 28th.  Hours:  Mon. - Thurs. 9 am to 8 pm; Fri. 9am - 4 pm. 

PREMIER GALLERY ART SHOW, February 5th to May 4, 2016.
Six of my paintings (plus four miniatures) are in the art show at the Premier Gallery, (located in the Activity Center) 210 W. Pioneer, Puyallup, WA. The show features a beautiful display of artwork created by members of The Rainier League of Arts. Gallery hours:  Mon. - Fri. 8am to 5 pm.

CWA COMMUNITY ARTS SHOW, February 4th to February 28th 2016.
Ted Sanford Gallery, University Place, WA. An exhibit of all types of amazing art forms made by the CWA Community.  (Hosted by the CWA Arts Boosters)

Some of my paintings are available for sale on the Xanadu Gallery website: Google "Xanadu Gallery", then select  "Artists",  then "Search for Artists by name".
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