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Born Santa Barbara Ca. 1947

Santa Barbara City College

Self Taught Woodworker


Born Los Angeles Ca. 1958

B.F.A. Academy of Art College, S.F., Ca.

Graduate work, Otis Parsons, L.A., Ca.


Hot Tea , del Mano Gallery, CA 2013

Boxes and their Makers, Traveling exhibition,

Mobile Museum of Art, 2012

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum 2012

Ohio Craft Museum 2011

Fuller Craft Museum 2010

Messler Gallery 2009

Tea Pot Show, Morgan Gallery, Pittsburg, PA, 2011

Hot Tea 2, del Mano Gallery, CA 2011

Solo Show, Aphrodite Gallery, Paducah, KY, 2010

Featured Artists, Aspire Arts Gallery, Paducah, KY 2007-2009

American Artisan Festival, Nashville, TN. June 1999, 2008, 2009

Sofa, Chicago, Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, 2007, 2008

Holidaze, Kentucky Museum of Art, Louisville, KY November 2006, 2007

Norman Kohn Collection, Bellevue Museum, Bellevue, WA, 2006

Turning Show, Aphrodite Gallery, Paducah, KY, November 2005

Box Show, Zazen Gallery, Bellevue, WI, 2005

Art Beneath the Bark, Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, Lake Oswego, OR 2005

Small Treasures Show, del Mano Gallery,Brentwood, CA, March 2000-2004

Small Treasures, del Mano Gallery, Brentwood CA 2000-2003

Celebrating boxes,Tullie House Museum, England Sept 2001-2003, Traveling world tour

Put a Lid On It, Carlyn Gallery, Dallas, TX April 2002

Real Mother Goose,Turning Show, Portland, OR March 2002

Licensing/ International, New York, NY June 2001, 2002

Silverado, Featured Artist, Hood River, OR Dec. 2001

Sofa, Sandra Collins Gallery,New York, NY May 1999

Boulder Arts & Crafts Co-op, Visiting Artist Series, Boulder CO 1999

del Mano Gallery Invitational Box Show, Pasadena, CA 1998, 1999

Artful Hand Gallery Featured Artist, Boston MA 1998

White Bird Gallery: Wood Show, Cannon Beach, OR 1998

Sylvia Ullman American Crafts: Holiday Collectibles, Cleveland, OH 1997

Gallery of Function Art; Functional Elegance, Pontiac, MI November 1996

Apropos Gallery; Space Contained,St Louis Mo April 1996

The Real Mother Goose; Featured Artist, Portland OR. May 1995

Northwest Gallery Of Fine Woodworking; Box show, Seattle WA 1990-1995

The Art Of The Wood Box 1994;

Grovewood Gallery, Asheville, NC.

The Artful Hand, Boston, MA.

Fanny Garver Gallery, Madison, WI.

City Woods, Highland Park, IL.

Artique, Lexington, KY.

Clarksville Pottery, Austin, TX.

Selo Shevel Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI.

Hanson Gallery, Houston, TX.

Edith Lambert Gallery; The Gift Box, 1994

Eureka Crafts; The Tree Transformed, 1994

Kohler Artspace; Boxes And More Boxes, 1994

The White House Christmas Tree; "A Celebration Of The Creative Works Of The Hand",1994

The Art Of The Wood Box 1993;

American Artisan, Nashville, TN

American Details, Coconut Grove, FL.

Apropos Gallery, St. Louis, MO.

The Clay Pot, Brooklyn, NY.

Craft Co. # 6, Rochester, NY.

Hanson Galleries, Houston, TX.

Gallery Eight; Beads and Boxes Show, La Jolla, CA. 1993

Del Mano Gallery; Jewelry Box Show, Pasadena, CA. 1990-1993

The Frame Gallery; Christmas Show, Hood River OR. 1993

Gallery IO; Valentine Box Show, New Orleans, LA. 1992

Banaker Gallery; Contemporary Wood Show, Walnut Creek, CA. 1989-1991

Gallery Eight Couples Show, La Jolla, CA. 1991

Works Gallery; Imperial Woodworks, New York, NY 1989

Gallery Eight Christmas Fantasy Show, La Jolla, CA. 1989

Art Connections; Stick Show, Bethesda, MD. 1989

Del Mano Gallery; Featured Artist, Brentwood CA. 1987

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Cool Art Show, St. Petersburg, FL, 2013

Mid Florida May Fair by the Lake, Lakeland, FL, 2013

Mainsail Art Festival, St. Petersburg, FL, 2013

Tarpon Springs Fine Art Festival, Tarpon Springs, FL 2012, 2013

Melbourne Art Festival, Melbourne, FL, 2012, 2013

Under the Oaks, Vero Beach, FL, 2012, 2013

Naples National Art Festival, Naples, FL, 2012, 2013

Sanibel Island Arts & Crafts Fair, Sanibel Island, FL 2013

Art Fest Ft. Myers FL, 2009, 2010, 2013

Naples New Years Downtown arts Festival, Naples, FL,2013

Beau Arts, Coral Gables, FL, 2011, 2013

DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts, Deland, FL, 2012

Three Rivers Art Fest, Covington, Louisiana, 2008, 2009, 2012

Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, Pensacola, FL. 2011, 2012

Ocala Arts Festival, Ocala, FL, 2011, 2012

Winter Springs Festival of the Arts, Winter Springs, FL 2012

Winter Park Autumn Arts Festival, Winter Park, FL, 2011, 2012

Maitlin Art fest, Maitlin, FL, 2012

Atlanta ArtsFestival, Atlanta, GA, 2011, 2012

Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC, 2012

Barefoot in the Park, Duluthe, GA, 2012

Fine Art on the River, Savannah, GA 2012

Mount Dora Art Festival, Mount Dora, FL, 2011, 2012

Bonita Springs National Art Festival, Bonita Springs, FL, 2010, 2011, 2012

Palm Beach Fine Crafts Show, West Palm Beach, FL 2011

Surtex, New York, NY, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011

Festival of the Masters, Downtown Disney, FL. 2011

Craft Art, St. Petersburg, FL, 2010 2011

57th Street Art Fair, Chicago, IL 2009, 2010, 2011

Kentuck, Tuscaloosa, AL, 2009, 2010, 2011

Crafts America West Palm Beach Fine Craft Show, FL, 2011

Arti Gras, Jupiter, FL, 2011

Art Fest Stuart, Stuart, Fl, 2009, 2011

Dogwood Festival, Atlanta, GA, 2010, 2011

Deland Outdoor Art Festival, Deland, Fl, 2011

Jackson Art Fest, Jackson, GA, 2011

Buckhead Arts Festival, Atlanta, GA, 2011

Art on Ponce Festival, Atlanta, GA, 2011

Coconut Grove, Miami FL, 2004, 2009, 2010

Sarasota Craft, Sarasota FL 2009, 2010

Brookside Art Fair, Kansas City, MO. 2010

Bayou City, Houston, TX 2010

Art Festival Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK, 2010

Magic City Art Connection, Birmingham, Al 2008, 2009, 2010

St James Court Art Show, Louisville, KY, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Old Town Art Fair, Chicago, IL 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Art on The Square, Bellville, IL, 2009, 2010

Art Spectacular at the Carillon, Springfield, IL, 2009, 2010

River Arts Festival, Memphis, TN, 2009, 2010

Downtown Arts Festival, Gainesville, FL, 2010

Winter Park Sidewalk Arts Festival, Winter Park, FL. 2002-2004, 2010

South University Art Fair, Ann Arbor, MI 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Village Arts and Crafts Fair Ashville NC 2009

Sarasota Masters Art Festival, FL 2009

Fest for All Baton, Rouge, LA 2009

River Walk Fine Art Fair Naperville IL, 2008, 2009

Art Fair on the Square, Lake Forest IL 2008, 2009

Midwest Salute to the Arts, Fairview heights, IL 2008, 2009

St. Louis Art Fair, St Louis Mo. 2007

Fest For All, Baton Rouge, LA 2009

Art Fair Laumeir, St Louis, MO 2009

Four Bridges, Chattanooga TN. 2007, 2009

American Artisan Invitational, Nashville TN 2008, 2009

Fire Fly Art Festival, Dickson TN 2009

Woodland Art Fair, Lexington, KY, 2008, 2009

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, New Orleans, LA, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2008

Art in the Pearl, Portland, OR, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

Bellevue Museum Art Festival; Bellevue, WA 1991-1992, 2006

Naples Invitational, Naples, Florida 2006

Lakefront Art Festival, Milwaukee Art Museum, WI, 2005, 2006

Fiesta Arts Fair, San Antonio, Texas, 2005, 2006

Crafts at the Castle; Boston, MA. 1996, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2006

Boca Raton Museum Show, Boca Raton, Florida 2005

Art Rider, Crafts Park Avenue, New York, NY. 2003, 2004, 2005 spring, and Fall Show

Boca Raton Arts Festival, Boca Raton, FL 2005

Fiesta Atrs Festval, San Antonio, TX 2005

Lakefront Festival of Art, Milwaukee, WI 2005

Bellevue Festival of the Arts, Bellevue, WA , 2004, 2005

Art In the Pearl, Portland, OR, 2000-2005

Jury for Art In The Pearl, 2003

American Craft Exposition, Evanston, IL 1998, 2005

Best of the Northwest, Seattle, WA. 2003-2005

Crafts At The Castle; Boston, MA 1996-1997, 1999, 2004-2005

Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Coconut Grove, FL 2004

Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, CO 2004

Paradise City Arts Festival, Northampton, MA 2004

Art Rider,Spring Crafts Park Avenue, New York, NY 2003-2004

Art Rider, Fall Crafts Park Avenue, New York, NY 2004

Winter Park Sidewalk Arts Festival, Winter Park, Fl. 2002-2004

Park City Arts Festival, Park City, Utah. 2003-2004

Sun Valley Arts Festival, Sun Valley, ID 2004

Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington, D. C. 1992, 2003

Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, Ann Arbor, Mi. 2002

Contemporary Crafts Market; Santa Monica , Ca 1988-1990, 2003

T-shirt Design For Contemporary Crafts Market, 1990

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, New Orleans, La. 1999-2002

Frankfurt Wholesale Market; Fall 1997/ Winter 1998

ACC Atlanta Craft Fair, Atlanta, Ga. 1996, 1997

Sausalito Art Festival; Sausalito, CA. 1988-1997

Jury for Sausalito; 1993

Philadelphia Furniture Show; Philadelphia, PA. 1995, 1996

Washington Craft Expo; Washington, DC 1993

 Bellevue Museum Art Festival; Bellevue, Wa. 1991-1992

The Yes Store; Santa Barbara, Ca.1971-1990

Jury For Yes Store, 1985-1990

Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival; Mill Valley, Ca. 1987-1988

Renaissance Pleasure Faire; Calif. 1970-1987

Jury For Renaissance Faire, 1986-1987
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American Craft Retailers Expo, Orlando, Fl. 2014

A.C.C. Baltimore Crafts Fair, Baltimore, Md. 1987-2002, 2006-2009, 2014

A.C.C. Atlanta Craft Fair, Atlanta, Ga. 1996, 1997, 1999, 2008, 2009, 2014

A.C.C. Sarasota, Fl, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

A.C.C. Charlotte, NC, 2007, 2008, 2009

A.C.C. San Francisco Craft Fair, S.F., CA, 1980-2002, 2006

Buyers Market of American Crafts, Philadelphia, Pa. Winter, summer, 2003-2005

ACC Pacific States, S. F., Ca, 1980-2000

ACC Bellevue Craft Fair, Bellevue, Wa. 1997, 1998

ACC Columbus Wholesale Market, Columbus, Ohio, 1994-1997

ACC West Springfield Crafts Fair, West Springfield, Ma. 1990-1993

Jury For Wood, All ACC Shows. 1996, 1998

Jury For ACC Pacific States, S.F., Ca, 1991

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Tarpon Springs Fine Arts Festival, 2nd Place Creative Crafts, Tarpon Springs, FL, 2013

Melbourne Art festival, 2nd Place, Other Media, Melbourne,Fl, 2013

DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts, Honorable Mention, Deland, Fl, 2012

Three Rivers Art Fest, Award of Distinction, Covington, LA, 2012

Winter Springs Festival of the Arts, Award of Merit, Winter Springs, FL, 2012

Winter Park Autumn Art Fest, Award of Merit, Winter Park, FL, 2012

Atlanta Arts Festival, 1st Place Mixed Media, Atlanta, Ga, 2012

Barefoot in the Park, 3D Award of Creativity, Duluth, Ga, 2012

Under the Oaks, 3rd Place Sculpture, Vero Beach, FL, 2012

Winter Park Autumn Art Fest, Award of Merit, Winter Park, FL 2011

Beaux Arts, 1st Place Wood, Coral Gables, FL, 2011

Art Fest Fort Myers, Award of Merit, Ft. Myers, FL, 2011

Kentuck, Award of Merit, Tuscaloosa, AL, 2009

57th Street Art Fair, New comer Award, Chicago, IL, 2009

Three Rivers Art Fest, Award of Distinction, Covington, LA, 2008

River Walk Fine Arts Festival, First Place Wood, Naperville, IL, 2008

Midwest Salute to the Arts, Award of Excellence, Fairview Heights, IL, 2008

Niche Award Finalist, Niche Magazine, 2005

Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, 1st place fiber, leather, & wood 2003

Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, 2nd place woodworking 2002

Art in the Pearl; 1st place Woodworking; 2000

Sausalito Arts Festival; 1st place Woodworking, 1994

Northwest Gallery of Fine Woodworking Box Competition; 3rd place, 1994

Bellevue Museum Arts festival; Award For Quality And Presentation, 1992

Sausalito Arts Festival; Honorable Mention, 1992

Renaissance Pleasure Faire; Masterpiece Award, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1978

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Nutcracker Ballet: Costume Design/ Sets, Benefit for Hospice/ Fish,Hood River Ballet 1998-2003

Hudson Valley Aids Auction; 1997

CERF; auction, ACC San Francisco; 1996

Greater Family Services Of Boston Auction and Benefit; 1996

Directors of Celebration of The Arts; Parkdale Elementary School Parkdale, OR. 1994-1995

Treasure Boxes Homeless Children's Auction; Baltimore, MD. 1994, 1995

P.A.C.T. Aids Auction;Tucson, AZ. 1994, 1995

Montessori School Auction; Santa Barbara, CA. 1987-1989

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Fleur Bressler Collecton, Flower Tea, 2013

Dodie Baumgarten Collection, Figgie Art Museum, 2009

Dr. Randy Price and Mrs. Price, 2007

Mrs. Nina Hotvedt, 2004

Mr. and Mrs. Clint Eastwood, 2004

Dr. Dale L. Nish; 2003

Larry Bright; 2002

Dr. Irving Lipton; 1999

Leonard D. Du Boff 1999

Mrs. Sylvia Rosenburg; 1997

Chuck and Julie Rumwell; 1997

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Sonnabend; 1997

American Craft Museum; 1986, 1996, 1997

Philadelphia Museum of Art; 1996 Gift Shop

High Museum of Art; 1996

Mr. and Mrs. Charles and Tami Kegley; 1990, 1995

Mr. and Mrs. Norman Kahn; 1995

Wes Hunting; 1995

President Clinton and Mrs. Clinton; 1994

Hutson Museum; 1994

Mr. and Mrs. Charles and Fleur Bressler; 1992

Museum Modern Art 1992 Gift Shop

Guggenheim Museum;1990 Gift Shop

Calvin Klein LTD; 1984

Mick Fleetwood; 1981

Finola Hughes; 1980

The Living History Center; 1973

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Hewlitt Packard, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011

Intel, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009

Vail; 2000

ScotiaMcLeod Canada 1998

O&Y Enterprises Philip Reichmann Canada 1998

Arthur Anderson Canada 1998

Mayor Willie Brown; S.F. 1997

Air Touch. 1997

EverGreen; corp. purchase/ Canada 1997

Rockwell; 1996

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New Masters of The wooden Box Fox Chapelle 2009

Boxes and Their Makers, Fox Chapel Publishing With an intro by Oscar Fitzgerald 2009

400 boxes, Veronika Alice Gunter, Tony Lydgate, Lark Books 2004

Celebrating Boxes, Andrew Crawford, Peter Lloyd 2002

Best Wooden Boxes;Popular Woodworking Books, Bruce Stoker; 1998

The Art Of Making Elegant Wooden Kitchen Utensils; Tony Lydgate, 1996

Award Winning Boxes; Tony Lydgate, 1995

The Art Of Making Elegant Wood Boxes; Tony Lydgate, 1993

Creating Small Wooden Objects As Functional Sculpture; Dona Z. Meilach, 1976

American Craft Magazine: Jan/Feb ACC Craft Show 1999

American Style; Treasure Boxes, article Dec/ Jan 1999

Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Corporate Catalogue; featured artists 1998

American Craft Magazine Del Mano Box Show Oct/ Nov 1998

American Craft Magazine; Advertisement for ACC Craft Shows; Dec. 1997 All issues 1998

American Style: American Artisan; Dec. 1997

Vogue Magazine; Germany; Nov 1997

Crafts Report; Nov 1996

America On Line: Crafts at The Castle;1996

American Style; Nov,1996

Woodshop News; Melanie Winters, October,1996

PACT; A Week At A Glance, Calendar, 1996

American Woodworker; Bandsawn Box, Jay O'Rourke, Dec,1995

Home Magazine; Terry Capuana, June, 1995

Niche Magazine; Spring, 1995

Portland Guide; May, 1995

The Oregonian; May, 1995

Hood River News; Kaleidoscope, Polly Timberman, Nov. 2, 1994 Open Studio Tour 1998

The Woodshop News; Liza Petursh; Dec.1994

American Craft Magazine; Studio, Kate Bonansinga, Aug/Sept, 1994

The Crafts Report; Jan, 1994

Southern California Home and Garden; August, 1989

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