About/Contact

Write to me at mksarts@msn.com

Education

  • Studied with Kathy Wren (2001-2006)
  • Workshops with Eve Marie Bergen, Sue Latta, and Amy Nack
  • Public Art Academy, City of Boise (2013)
  • Continuously learning via books, Internet (YouTube & blogs), and trial and error

Recognition

  • Nampa Art Guild Juried Show – Merit Award and Special Award (2007)

Published

  • Pasticcio Quartz (11-2009)
  • Boise Weekly cover (10-2011, 06-2014, 08-2015)

Exhibitions

  • St. Luke’s Downtown (2003)
  • Art and Roses (2002-2012)
  • Art Source National Juried Show (2002, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2009)
  • Gypsy Gallery (2003-present)
  • Nampa Art Guild Juried Show (2005, 2007)
  • Idaho Paints Idaho (2006)
  • Capitol City Market (2006-2010)
  • Modern Art 2010 (05-2010)
  • Boise Open Studios Collective (2009-2015)

Galleries

  • Gallery at Hyde Park (2007-2009)
  • Gaia Gallery (2010-2011)
  • Art Source Gallery (2010-2015)

Collections

  • Hon. Judge Joel Horton, Idaho State Supreme Court
  • Angie Devitt, Boise ID
  • Melissa Wintrow, Boise ID
  • Michael Falvey, Boise ID
  • Ned McDonald, Seattle WA
  • City of Boise Digital Art Collection
  • City of Boise Public Art Collection – Traffic Boxes: 10th & Idaho; 5th & Grove
  • City of Boise Earth Node – Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center
  • City of Ketchum (ID) – Traffic Box (2015)

Affiliations

  • Gypsy Gallery co-founder (2003-present)
  • We Art Women co-chair (2007-2011)
  • Boise Open Studios Collective (2009-2015)
  • Boise Open Studios Collective board member (2012-2015)

Related Experience

  • Art Source Gallery Marketing Committee (2011-2012)
  • Nampa Art Guild Mixed Media Demonstration (01-2011)
  • Wingtip Press, mixed media class teacher (2012-2014)