CV

Solo Exhibitions

2003 - "Biographical Iconography: Life Journey Portraits" - Sangre de Christo Arts and Conference Center, Pueblo, CO

1988 - "For Friendship's Sake" - Courtyard Gallery, Arlington, TX

Group Exhibitions

2017 - "Fine Arts Center Gala Celebration Showcasing the Arts" -  Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO

2017 - "Regional Pastel Exhibition" - Pikes Peak Pastel Society, Colorado Springs, CO

2017 - "Pure Pigments" - Pastel Society of Colorado, Grand Junction, CO

2017 -  Annual Mile High National Pastel Exhibition - Littleton, CO

2017 -  Annual Sunny Vista Art Show and Auction - Colorado Springs, CO

2017 - “Intimate Voices” - Pikes Peak Community College Downtown Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO

2016 - "Transitions” - Pastel Society of Colorado - Denver, CO

2016 - "2nd Annual Statewide Exhibition" - Pikes Peak Pastel Society, Colorado Springs, CO

2016 -  Annual Mile High International Exhibition - Denver, CO

2009 - "Touches: Healing Art" - Downtown Studio Art Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO

2006 - “The Big Story” - The Art of Healing Exhibition, Memorial Hospital Oncology Unit, Colorado Springs, CO

2004 - “Release” - University Hall, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

2003 -  All Souls Unitarian Church, Colorado Springs, CO

2002 - “New York, New York” - Colorado Springs Imaging, Colorado Springs, CO

2000 - "The University Collects” - Gallery of Contemporary Art at The University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

2000 - "Magic: An Art Spectacle" - Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1999 - "11th Annual Studio Artists Show" - Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1999 - "The Art of the Dream” - Gallery of Contemporary Art at The University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

1999 - "Portrait" (Collaboration with Jean Gumpper) - Studio Artist Show, Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1997 - "Studio Artist Show" - Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1997 - "Santa Fe Arts and Crafts Festival" - Santa Fe, NM

1996 -  Studio Artist Show, Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1995 -  Studio Artist Show, Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1994 -  Studio Artist Show, Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1992 -  Studio Artist Show, Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, CO

1990 - "6th Annual Gallery Night" - Hummingbird Gallery, Fort Worth, TX

1989 - "5th Annual Gallery Night" - Courtyard GalleryArlington, TX

1988 - "Group Exhibition" - Bausch-Saladino Gallery, Hurst, TX

1988 - "8th Annual Group Exhibition"Pastel Society of the SouthwestDallas, TX

1988 - "16th Annual Exhibition" - Pastel Society of America, New York, NY.

1988 -  "Annual Exhibition" - Degas Pastel Society, New Orleans, LA

1987 - "3rd Annual Gallery Night" (Featured Artist) - Courtyard Gallery, Arlington

1987 - Artist and Craftsmen Associated Annual Exhibition, Dallas, TX

1987 - "7th Annual Membership Exhibition" - Pastel Society of the Southwest, Dallas, TX

Awards

2017 - 3rd Place - Against Adobe Walls - Pikes Peak Pastel Society, Colorado Springs, CO

2017 - Honorable Mention for String Theory - Pastel Society of Colorado, Denver, CO

2016 - Honorable Mention for Looking West -  Pastel Society of Colorado, Denver, CO

1988 - Gerald Peters Gallery Award for Spring - Pastel Society of the Southwest, Dallas, TX

1987 - Pastel Society of America Award for Untitled - Pastel Society of the Southwest, Dallas, TX

Publications

2017 - 17th Month 2017-2018 Calendar of the Pastel Society of Colorado

2010 -  American Journal of Nursing, pp. 101, 51

2010 - Ray, M. Transcultural Caring Dynamics in Nursing and Health Care

2005 - C. Sendler, Ed. - The Heart of Nursing: Expressions of Creative Art in Nursing, Second Edition. Indianapolis: Sigma Theta Tau International

2001 - N. Frisch, Ed. - Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. (2nd edition). Albany, New York: Del Mar

1998 - N. Frisch & L. Frisch, Eds. - Psychiatric Nursing: Understanding the Client as Well as the Condition. Albany, N Y: Del Mar.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy: Interdisciplinary Studies. The Union Institute, Cincinnati, OH, July 1999.

Post Graduate Studies: Medical Anthropology, University of Texas at Arlington, 1987-1989.

Graduate Fine Arts: Art History and Studio Art, 18 hours, Texas Women's University, 1990-1991.

Master of Science in Nursing: Community Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, University of Texas at Arlington, 1981.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: University of Texas at Arlington, 1976, Magna Cum Laude.