Art Education, Workshops, Shows & Commissions

 Education: 

 - Central High School, Tulsa, OK. 1955 Graduate - Art Classes 3 years

 - Famous Artists School, Westport, Conn. 1958-1962 - Commercial Art & Design

 - Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, OK. - Life Drawing & Oil Painting classes

 Sculpting Workshops:

 - Rosalind Cook 2011 & 2014

 - Peter Robino 2013

 - Gerald Balcair 2014

 - Burneta Venosdel 2015 & 2016

 - Vala Ola 2016

 - Jim Franklin 2016

 - Krisen Abramson 2016

 - Tulsa Oklahoma Sculpture Society, Monthly Workshops 2011- Present

 Artist Organizations:

 - Oklahoma Sculpture Society (OSS) 2011 - Present

 - Tulsa Artist's Guild (T.A.G), Judged Member Acceptance 2016

 - Eastern Oklahoma Woodcarvers Association (EOWA) 1980 - 1982 & 2010 - 2016

 - Alpha Rho Tau (A.R.T.) 2016

 Artists Show's:

 - Philbrook Invitational, Wood Sculptures, display along with Willard Stone

 - SOFA (Eastern Oklahoma Fine Arts), Won Best of Show with "The Beauty of Mahogany"

 - Oklahoma Sign Association Art Contest, 1992 & 1993, 1st & 2nd for pencil sketches

 - Art in the Square, Utica Square Tulsa, OK

 - Eastern Oklahoma Woodcarvers Association, EWCA, 1st Place

 - Eastern Oklahoma Woodcarvers Association, EWCA, Three Winnings in 2nd Place

 - Eastern Oklahoma Woodcarvers Association, EWCA, Two Winnings in 3rd Place

 Gallery Showings:

 - Willow Springs Art Gallery, Taos, NM., 1982

 - Tallgrass Art Gallery, Pawhuska, OK., 2016

 - Phillips Seminary, 2016

 - Hive Gallery, Jenks, OK., 2016, Won Best of Show 3D "How'd We Do"

 

 Commission Sculpture Work:

 - Largemouth Bass; Walnut

 - Alaskan Husky; Walnut

 - Bull Elk; Walnut

 - Female Torso; Mahogany

 - Female Torso; Water base Clay

 - Lady & Bird; Bronze

 - Deer; Walnut

 - Shotgun Sam's Pizza Parlor; Fiberglass figure

 - Ken's Pizza Parlor's; Fiberglass figures, wall mount