"My greatest source of inspiration as an artist is the natural world."
Drawing I, II, III, IV, V
Color: Theory and Application
Individual Investigations in Drawing
Drawing as Inquiry
"The most important thing I learned as an undergraduate was the mind-altering value of living in different cultures."
MFA and MA, Painting, University of Iowa, 1982
BA Anthropology, Stanford, 1972
"I teach at AAC because it allows me great freedom and requires me to grow. "
"Current artists who really intrigue me are Julie Mehretu and Sharon Ellis."
“Lotus Pond”, 2008, graphite, 30” x 22”
“Water’s Edge” detail, 2008, painted steel fence, 3’ x 80’ (collaboration with AAC faculty R. Seeman)
“Big Bone Pond”, 2008, monotype, 15” x 11.5”
“I'm currently working on some drawings, monotypes and watercolors in response to a lotus pond near Big Bone Lick.”