Padzieski Gallery, Dearborn, MI, Midwest Color 2018 “Expressions” Exhibition Artistic Excellence Award for both “See Me” and “Fresh from the Coop”

Southwest Art Magazine 2018 Artistic Excellence Competition – 1 of 100 Runner Ups for “See Me” out of 1500 entries

Published Tutorial in Ann Kullberg’s COLOR Magazineupcoming issue

2018 American Art Awards3rd place for “See Me” in Category 5: Pastels/Chalk/Crayons/Colored Pencil – Human Figure

19th Annual Color Magazine Member Show – People’s Choice award for “See Me”

Ivory and Lead Online Art Competion – Best Drawing in the March/April 2018 competition for “See Me”

UART, Spring has Finally Sprung Contest one of five selected winners for “Fresh from the Coop”

Contemporary Art Gallery Online, 2018 All Botanical Art Exhibition Best in Show in the Mixed Media & 3D Art Category for “Orchid Blossoms”

The Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago, IL, 26th Annual CPSA International Exhibition “See Me”

Published in the Showcase section of Ann Kullberg’s COLOR Magazine“See Me” in July issue

AWA (American Women Artists) 2018 Spring Online Juried Show “Fresh from the Coop”

Published on The Pencil Box page of Ann Kullberg’s COLOR Magazine – “Fresh from the Coop” in May issue

Featured guest instructor for “Workshop Series” in Colored Pencil Magazine – “hot chocolate” tutorial in March issue

Colored Pencil Society of America’s Explore This! juried art exhibition – “Orchid Blossoms

Cuyahoga Valley Art Center, Cuyahoga Valley, OH, Snow Show – top ten acknowledgement for “Orchid Blossoms

Participating Artist for Beyond the Diagnosis traveling art exhibit through the Rare Disease United Foundation – “Chelsea”

Instructor and creator of private photography class: “Beginner Photography Class

Instructor and creator of private colored pencil class: “2018 Beginner Colored Pencil Class



Colored Pencil Society of America’s Artspectations online competition – Honorable Mention for “Titus”

Colored pencil art teacher at the Promise Homeschool Co-Op

Instructor and creator of private colored pencil class: “2017 Beginner Colored Pencil Class”

Featured member and interview for “Colored Pencils for Beginners and Beyond” private Facebook group

Published in Colored Pencil Hidden Treasures, Vol. IV – “South Carolina Peaches”

The Downtown Gallery, OH, Nature’s Store Arts and Crafts Sale – “Orchid Blossoms”, “Different, Yet the Same”, and “Monroe’s Orchard Pears”



Colored Pencil Society of America, Membership Director-Elect

American Women Artists

Women Artists of the West

SOAR with Ann Kullberg, currently in teacher training