"My background is in formal oil painting, which I pursued for many years in the Midwest. On moving to San Diego, I was impressed by the freshness of nature around me. The light, color and natural forms of this area inspired me to paint in transparent watercolor. " artszg@gmail.com
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"Suzhou Canal" collection of J. Pilley

"Tea Shop" collection of
Dr. & Mrs. M. Ziegler

"Hikers, Torrey Pines" collection of
Kathleen Murray


For up-to-date information on showings take a look at my blog:   http://artszg.blogspot.com/

Currently represented by Xanadu Gallery: (http://www.xanadugallery.com/2013/Artists/ArtistPage.php?ArtistID=4285)


  • La Jolla Art Assn. April 2012 Honorable Mention
  • Encinitas Library October 2011 "Black Belt" Award
  • SDWS March 2005 Honorable Mention
  • Cottage Gallery San Diego Dec. 2003 2nd Place
  • San Diego Watercolor Society
  • San Diego Art Institute
  • Review: Chicago Today, Aug 20, 1972, Don J. Anderson  "Striking compositions of movement and patterns"

Solo Exhibitions:
  • Gallery 21, Spanish Village, San Diego -- May 2011
  • San Diego Watercolor Society -- February 2005
  • Belly Up Tavern - 2002
  • Corridor Gallery, San Diego Public Library -- 1987
  • Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA -- 1986
  • Monroe Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • Luba Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • 414 Art Workshop, Chicago, IL
Group Exhibitions:
  • San Diego Art Institute Regional Juried show -- 2012
  • San Diego Watercolor Society monthly juried shows
  • San Dieguito Art Guild -- 2009
  • La Jolla Art Association Annual Show -- 2006
  • Rock Island Gallery, Coronado, CA -- 2005
  • Off Track Gallery, Encinitas, CA -- 2003
  • Turf Club Gallery Del Mar Fair, Del Mar, CA
  • San Diego Wildlife Show, San Diego, CA
  • San Diego Administration Building, San Diego, CA
  • San Diego Wildlife Show, San Diego, CA
  • Neville-Sargent Gallery, Evanston, IL
  • Illinois Grand Salon, Chicago, IL
  • Morgan Park Baptist Church, Chicago, IL


  • BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Further studies under Arnold Zweerts
  • Adrienne Kaufman, Annette Paquet, Elaine Harvey


To contact me: artszg@gmail.com