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RESUME

EDUCATION and WORKSHOPS

2006 Graduate of EDGE Professional Development Program for Visual Artists

Washington State Arts Commission and Artists Trust August, 2006

1993 – 2002 Continuing education (workshops, college classes) oils, pastel, drawing

1978 Bachelor of Arts, George Fox University, Newberg Oregon

 

EXHIBITIONS and PROJECTS

2017

-“Wanderings” Select pieces from the Wandering Series, April 23, 2017.  1:00-4:00.  Artist talk at 2.  Three Arrows Salon, Silverdale, WA.

Show proceeds benefit Kitsap Cancer Services.

2015

-“Undecided” selected for inclusion in Artist Trust 2016 Benefit Auction, Fisher Pavilion, Seattle, WA.

-“Maples: Geometry in Winter” ChocoMo Bistro Gallery, Poulsbo, WA.

-“Wanderings Art” therapeutic art workshops, Bremerton, WA. Port Orchard, WA.

2014

-“The Evolution of My Wanderings” collection of works selected for inclusion in Artist Trust 2014 Benefit Auction, Fisher Pavilion, Seattle, WA.

-“Maples, Geometry in Winter” series of 52

-“Wanderings” 2013-2015 series of 194

-“Cells” series of 35

2013

-“Beetle Board” Oncology patient project, Poulsbo, WA.

2012

-“Beetle Board” Community art project, Bremerton, WA.

2011

-“Good-bye to Winter” Old Town Custom Framing and Gallery, Silverdale, WA.

2008

-“The Colors of Music” Bremerton Community Theater, Bremerton, WA.

-“Time, Rhythm, Paint” Sherman Clay Pianos, Seattle, WA.

-“Prayers and Wonderings Along The Way” The Global Bean, Silverdale, WA.

-“Figurative Works” Monica’s, Silverdale, WA.

-“Columbia Tower Club Art Exhibition” Columbia Tower, Seattle, WA.

-“Art for Humanity” Old Town Custom Framing and Gallery, Silverdale, WA.

2007

-“Columbia Tower Club Art Exhibition – Spring 2007” Columbia Tower, Seattle, WA.

-Gallery Group show, Old Town Custom Framing and Gallery, Silverdale, WA.

-“Mixed Messages (no sculpture) II” Bartimaeus Common House, Bremerton, WA.

-“Mixed Messages (no sculpture)” Monica’s, Silverdale, WA.

2006

-“For the Beauty of the Earth” NW Design Center, Poulsbo, WA.

-“Azul e Verde” Ronaldo and Co., Silverdale, WA.

-Edmonds Arts Festival Juried Show, Frances Anderson Cultural Center, Edmonds, WA. “Abstractions” Kitsap Physical Therapy, Poulsbo, WA.

-“Nanometer 577” PBF, Bremerton, WA.

-“Landscapes” Auburn City Hall Gallery, Auburn, WA.

2005

-“20 20, small works” Art on Center Gallery, Center Street, Tacoma, WA.

-“Nocturnes” Tully’s Coffee Shop, Broadway and Ninth, Tacoma, WA.

-North Kitsap Arts Festival Juried Show, Walker – Ames House, Port Gamble, WA.

-“Self through the Years” Expansions Yoga, Silverdale, WA.

-Edmonds Arts Festival Juried Show, Frances Anderson Cultural Center, Edmonds, WA.

2004

-North Kitsap Arts Festival Juried Show, Walker – Ames House, Port Gamble, WA.

-Group collection, PBF Church, Bremerton, WA.

-“Many Voices” Grape Expectations, Silverdale, WA.

-Bainbridge Island Art Walk, Mandarin Asian Antiques, Winslow, WA.

2003

-Local Talent and their foreign relatives, Poggio di Nazza, Corsica, France

-Edmonds Arts Festival Juried Show, Frances Anderson Cultural Center, Edmonds, WA.

2002

-Art Port Townsend, Juror: Greg Ball, Curator of Safeco Collection, Centrum Grounds, Port Townsend, WA.

-North Kitsap Arts Festival Juried Show, Walker – Ames House, Port Gamble, WA.

-Edmonds Arts Festival Juried Show, Frances Anderson Cultural Center, Edmonds, WA.

Gwen’s work can be found in public collections in Montana and Washington, and in private collections in Germany, France, Canada, and throughout the United States