AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Design of 6 Stained Glass Windows:
First Congregational Church of River Edge, NJ - 2001
Winner of numerous awards - including:
Cape May Summer Outdoor Exhibit: Award for Graphics
Prentice Hall Publishers Art Show: Award for Graphics
Bergen County Artists Guild: Awards for Watercolor and Graphics
" Spotlight Magazine" Article on One Woman show “A Spring Medley"
"Jersey Cape Journal" WFNN-106.7FM: Radio interview with Don Petifer
discussing one woman show at Chalfonte Hotel "Cape May Light."
Feature story in "Commerce" magazine
Cover art and feature story in "Inner Realm" magazine
TEACHING / BUSINESS EXPERIENCE
Spectrum Art Studio
Artist owned and operated. Private instruction in fine arts and crafts
to adults and children.
The North Jersey Art Center
Taught children and adults. Located in New Milford, NJ
Crystal Springs Art Association
Founder and president. Located in Hamburg, NJ
Owned and operated retail art and craft gift shop, "Holiday Express".
Featuring consignments, representing various artists
Prentice Hall Publishing
Staff artist College Art Department. Located in Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
The Partnership of Women Entrepreneurs, Membership coordinator, Nyack,
Account Executive for new business. Illustration and copywriting. Located
in Emerson, NJ
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND POSITIONS
Member – Art Center of Northern New Jersey New Milford, NJ
Member – Community Arts Association
Member – Bergen County Artists Guild: Publicity Chairman
Charter Member – River Edge Arts Commission
Charter Member – The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington,
Appointment – Mayors Cultural Committee, River Edge, NJ
Public Relations and Publicity for Hungarian Woodcut Artist, Joseph
Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council, Newton, NJ
New York Phoenix School of Design – Classical training in fine arts.
Majored in illustration
Montclair State College – Fine Arts
Art Students League – Ric Del Rossi – Watercolor
Art Center of Northern New Jersey – Denise Collins – Watercolor
Old Church Cultural Center – So Yu Park – Watercolor
Joel Popadics – Watercolor at "The Barn" Ridgewood, NJ
Ferdinand Petrie – Watercolor