Education

1986 Miami University, Printmaking • MFA

1982–83 Cleveland Art Institute, Studied Printmaking

1977 University of Iowa, Drawing • BFA


Awards and Grants

2002 Creative Arts Grants, Ball State University

2001 Indiana Arts Council Individual Artists Grant

1996, 90 Creative Arts Grants, Ball State University

1986, 84 Graduate Achievement Awards, Miami University

1986–84 Teaching Assistantship at Miami University


Teaching

1988–present Ball State University • Drawing, Foundations, Printmaking

1987 Anderson College • Basic Design, Drawing, Art Appreciation,
 Painting, Advanced Drawing

1984–86 Miami University • Drawing, Visual Fundamentals, Printmaking


Visiting Artist Invitations

2012 Interlochen Center for Arts, Interlochen, MI

2007 Taylor University, Upland, IN

2005 Wright State University, Dayton, OH

    Clemson University, Clemson, SC

2001 State University of New York at Fredonia

1998 Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

1988 Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY

    Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, IA


Jurying of Exhibitions

2012 Muncie Artists Guild Annual Exhibition, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN

2011 Art Association of Madison County Annual Membership Exhibition,
 Anderson Fine Arts Center,
Anderson, IN

2008 Student Exhibition, Indianapolis Art Center

2003 • prizes for National Printmaking Exhibition, Artlink, Fort Wayne IN

    • Art Forms with Sarojini Johnson, Greater Lafayette Museum of Art,
    Lafayette, IN

2002 five county Scholastic Art Exhibition, Union City, IN

1996 New 1996 Artists, a nine county High School Arts Competition,
 Greater Lafayette Museum of Art,
Lafayette, IN


Lectures and Demonstrations

2012 • Slide Lecture, Instructed two figure drawing classes

2011 • Hand Printing Demonstration, Dayton Printmakers Cooperative

    • Gallery Talk, “The Big Picture” Modern and Contemporary
    prints from the collection, Ball State University Museum of Art

2002 • Woodcut Presentation, Burris Laboratory School,Muncie, IN

1999 • Lecture in conjunction with “Artist of the Month Exhibition”,
     Indianapolis Museum of Art

    • The influence of Japanese woodblock prints on Western art for Japan Society,
     Ball State University

1998 • “Printmaking Across America”, Ball State University Museum of Art

    • Japanese woodblock prints at Ball State University Museum of Art

    • Women Printmakers for “Women in Art” course,
     Ball State University Museum of Art

    • German Expressionist prints at the Ball State University Museum of Art


Articles

On Drawing in Prints, Mid-America Print Council Journal,
 Spring/Summer 1998, Volume 6, #1
Catalog introduction, Florida Printmakers’ Society 8th National Exhibition
Why Not Take a Sketchbook?, Radish Magazine, August 2011
Notes on Ned Griner’s Prints The Soldier’s Series, Ball State Museum of Art Catalog,
 Parades and Events


Exhibitions, last five years

2013

Printmaking Exhibition, Gordy Fine Art and Framing Company, Muncie, IN

One Person Exhibition, Kennedy Library, Muncie, IN

33rd Artlink Annual national Print Exhibition, Artlink, Fort Wayne, IN

Drawing Show, Gordy Fine Art and Framing Company, Muncie, IN

Biennial Department of Art Faculty and Alumni Exhibition,
 Miami University Art Museum,
Oxford, OH

Minnetrista Annual Juried Show and Sale, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN


2012

The Human Experience, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA

The Printed Image 4, Fourth Biennial Juried Graphics Exhibition, Topeka and
 Shawnee Library,
Topeka, KS

Artlink 32nd Annual Juried Printmaking Exhibition, Auer Center for Art, Fort Wayne, IN

Bookmark, Annual Book Art Show, Harrison Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show and Sale, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN

Two Person Exhibition, Kennedy Library, Muncie, IN

Printmaking Exhibition, Gordy Fine Art and Framing Company, Muncie, IN

Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN

Two Person Exhibition with Sarojini Johnson, Kennedy Library, Muncie, IN

Salon Exhibition, Gordy Fine Art and Framing, Muncie, IN

Fusion (Work on Paper Exhibition), Atrium Gallery, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

The Illustrated Accordion, The Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, MI


2011

Octoprint, Group Print Show, Art and Light Gallery, Greenville, SC

Process and Practice, NEIU Fine Arts Center Gallery, Chicago, IL

Bound, Book Arts Show, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN

Monumental Ideas in Miniature Books II, Traveling International
 Book Arts Exhibition

The Illustrated Accordion, The Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, MI

Art and Social Justice, The Colfax Campus Gallery, South Bend, IN

Minnetrista Annual Juried Show and Sale, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN

National Invitational Printmaking Exhibition, Spiva Center for the Arts, Joplin, MO

31st National Printmaking Exhibition, Artlink, Fort Wayne, IN

Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN

113th Annual Exhibition, Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN

Faculty and Staff Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, Ball State University Muncie, IN

Printmaking Exhibition, Gordy Fine Art and Framing Company, Muncie, IN


2010

Printed Image 3, National Printmaking Exhibition, Topeka and Shawnee County
 Public Library and Mulvane Art Museum, Alice Sabatini Gallery,

 Topeka, KS, Juror’s Award

8th Janet Turner Print National Print Competition, Janet Turner Print
 Museum,
Chico, CA

Art from the the Heartland, Regional Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis Art Center

20th Annual Minnetrista Annual Juried Show and Sale, Minnetrista Cultural Center

Ink, Paper, Metal, Wood, Group Printmaking Exhibition, The Gordy Fine Art and
 Framing Company,
Muncie, IN

Thirtieth Annual National Printmaking Competition, Artlink, Fort Wayne, IN

Book Club, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN

Prints and Books, The Bakery Gallery, Davenport, IA

Exhibition at Kennedy Library, Ball State University Muncie, IN


2009

The Mayer of Palookaville, Solo Artist’s Book Exhibition, Northern Illinois Art
 Museum, Northern Illinois University,
De Kalb, IL

32nd Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Heuser Art Center Gallery,
 Bradley University,
Peoria, IL

Principles and Perspectives in Progress, Clemson National Print and Drawing Exhibition,
 Lee Gallery, Center for Visual Arts, Clemson University,
Clemson, SC

Pacific Lutheran University National Print Exhibition, Ingram Hall University Gallery,
 Pacific Lutheran University,
Tacoma, WA

Parkside National Small Print Exhibition,
 University of Wisonsin-Parkside,
Kenosha, WI

National Print Exhibition, Artlink Inc., Fort Wayne, IN

Prints USA, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

National Ceramics and Printmaking Invitational, Weatherhead Gallery,
 The School of Creative Arts, University of Saint Francis

20th Annual Juried Art and Social Justice Exhibition, South Bend Heritage Foundation,
 Colfax Cultural Center,
South Bend, IN

Print Fantastic National Printmaking Exhibition, Theatre Art Galleries, High Point, NC

Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show and Sale, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN

Miami University Department of Art Bicentennial Exhibition, Miami University
 Art Museum,
Oxford, OH

Monumental Ideas in Miniature Books, Traveling International Book Arts Exhibition


Selected Permanent Collections

Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
American States Insurance Companies, Indianapolis, Indiana
Anderson Fine Arts Center, Anderson, Indiana
Boston Public Library Collection
Carleton College Library, Northfield, Minnesota
Central Michigan University Librairies
College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland
David Owlsley Museum of Art, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville, Georgia
Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, Indiana
Harper College, Palatine, Illinois
Harvard University Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachsetts
Indiana University East, Richmond, Indiana
Lincoln National Corporation, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Long Beach Museum of Art, California
Miami University, Hamilton, Ohio
Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, Indiana
Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Muncie City Hall, Muncie, Indiana
National City Bank, New Albany, Indiana
Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana
Northern Illinois University Art Museum
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City Missouri
Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
Queensland University of Technology Art Museum, Brisbane, Australia
Rajasthan School of Art, Jaipur, India
Saginaw Valley State University, Saginaw, Michigan
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California
Southern Graphics Council Archives
University of Central Florida
University of Colorado, Boulder
University of Louisiana, Lafayette
University of Presque Isle, Presque Isle, Maine
University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee
University of West Virginia, Morgantown, West Virginia
University of Miami, Miami, Florida
UCLA Grunewald Center for Graphic Arts
Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio