• "Among many other awards (e.g. Grand Prize EPAT) I won the coveted Knucklehead Award in Mountain Maryland Plein Air."
• Included in the Art Renewal Center annual Salon every year since 2012.
• Recently honored with Eminent Pastellist status by the International Association of Pastel Societies.
Interesting fact: "I have visited over 80 countries and painted in most of them, including 3 times in India and twice in Cuba."