RESIDENCIES
  • Global Citizenship Award to plan Irish Culture class with a residency
    at Burren College of Art, Ireland, UNCW, Wilmington, NC, 2012
  • Ninth No Boundaries International Art Colony, November 2011
  • Paint-a-Future Symposium in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa 2011
  • Macedonian Culture class with a residency at Art Point Gumno, Macedonia,
    UNCW, Wilmington, NC, 2011
  • VII Simposio Internacional de Artistas en Noja, Spain, 2008
  • Paint-a-Future Symposium, Rully, France, 2007 and Florianopolis, Brazil, 2007
  • Art Pointe Gumno, Sloestica, Macedonia, 2005
  • Burren College of Art, Newtown Castle, Ballyvaughn, Ireland, 2001
  • International Art Colony St. Joakim Osogovski, Kriva Palanka, Macedonia
    in 2003, 1996, 1995,1994
  • Bald Head Island, NC, 1994

AWARDS

  • First Prize in Painting, 2010 North Carolina Artists Exhibition
  • International Travel Award, UNCW, Wilmington, NC, 2010
  • Nominated for United States Artist Fellowship, 2009
  • Discere Aude Award, UNCW, Wilmington, NC, 2008
  • Art published in the North Carolina Literary Review, 100 year
    anniversary edition, 2007
  • Nominated for Cape Fear Women of Achievement in the Arts, 2006
  • Cover and 8 collage images, Ecotone Literary Magazine, 2005
  • Merit Award, Fayetteville Art Museum, NC 2003
  • Semi-finalist for the Basil H. Alkazzi Award for painting, 1997
  • Emerging Artist Grant, Arts Council of the Lower Cape Fear, 1993

 
Sianoja, Spain Paint a Future, Rully, France