Recognition for achievements include:
1ST PRIZE – STILL LIFE –‘More Than Enough’ (Acrylic /collage)-Matthew Flinders Art Comp
HIGHLY COMMENDED – STILL LIFE “ “ “ (Acrylic /collage)
1st PRIZE – PASTEL –‘Shimmer’ – Sunshine Coast Art Comp
2 HIGHLY COMMENDED –STILL LIFE “ “ “ (Acrylic /collage)
2ND PRIZE – STILL LIFE – ‘God of the Cup & Planet’ (Acrylic/collage)
FIRST PRIZE for Open Section for 'Man of the Earth' portrait
- 2 Pieces purchased for the Catholic University collection held in Canberra from ACU Exhibition, Brisbane
- HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARD – Pastel Portrait ‘A Moment in Time’ – S.Coast
- HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARD – Pastel Portrait ‘Dot’ – Sunshine Coast Art Show
- Invited as tutor at Kenilworth Art Festival
-BOOK LAUNCH –‘Touched by Adoption’ -Samford Hotel, Double Bay, Sydney
1st PRIZE – Wildlife Section at Mary Valley Art Festival
HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARD – ‘Weight of the World’-Acrylic/collage –
Maleny Art Show (To be published into a book as part of the ‘Stations of the Cross’ collection now touring churches throughout Queensland.)
Participated in Sulman Art Prize – NSW Art Gallery
- BEST OF SHOW – ‘Released’ – Acrylic figurative – Faith in Art Show
2nd PRIZE – ‘Landscape of Light’ – Acrylic – Faith in Art Show
1st PRIZE – ‘Frilled Fire’ – Wildlife pastel – Mary Valley Show
1st PRIZE – ‘Mary River Madness’ – Acrylic/collage – Kenilworth Arts Festival
2012- 2 full size portraits in acrylic glazing
2011 - Illustrations for Catholic Adult Eduction 'Lenten Series'
2009 - 2 portrait commissions /various pet portraits
2008 - Concept to finished stage for Commemorative Wall for local area.
- Collaborative design for mosaic wall with Lions Womens Shelter.
- Portraiture commissions from private clients.
2005 - Mural for external wall of local playgroup.
2004 - Several Private commissions for mosaic work.
2003 - Mosaic design working with Albany Creek High School for local skate park. Commission by Pine Rivers Shire with ‘Catalyst & Youth & Disability Services’ of public art Lemke Park Skatebowl at Albany Creek, Brisbane—working alongside local high school students.
2002 - Mosaic in pavement for Leslie Patrick Park, Arana Hills, Brisbane. From design concept to finished installation.
2005 - RADF Grant given by Maroochy Shire Council for second stage of Adoption Journeys work - completion of paintings basd on themes from previous research to final exhibition in August at Pacific Gallery, Currimundi & following exhibition at Little Morgue Winery. Book has also been published as a result of this initial work.
2003 - RADF Grant from Pine Rivers Shire to research work on adoption issues, interviewing adoptees, gathering information for common themes for basis of collection of paintings for future exhibitions.
Work represented by Tree Frog Gallery MALENY
Associate Member of Portrait Artists of Australia, Sydney / Exhibiting member of Visionaries , Brisbane