Awards

2016

CraftForm 2016 Honorable mention, Wayne PA.
Creative Tallahassee 2016 2nd place award

2015

Smithsonian Craft Show 2015 Exhibitor’s Choice Gold Award.
NICHE Award 2015.

2014

Individual Artist Fellowship in Visual Arts, Florida. CraftForm 2014 Award of Merit, Wayne PA

2013

NICHE 2014 Award Finalist in Fiber (Flying above and under the sea);
Juror’s Award at CraftForms 2013, Wayne Art Center, Wayne PA. Best in Show Award in the Florida Craftsmen Annual Member Art exhibition, in the Gadsden Art Museum, Quincy FL (Barefoot in the wild garden)

2012

Bronze Award at the Smithsonian Craftshow 2012, Washington DC;
Award of Excellence at the American Craft Council Show in Atlanta

2011

NICHE award 2011;
Best in Show Runner-up of craftNEWYORK;
First place of Florida Craftmen’s  Out of Hand (Beauty and Beast)

2010
Judges Choice Award:  Chain of Parks, Tallahassee FL;
Second Place Pinnacle national juried art competition, Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery, Tallahassee FL;
Purchase for permanent collection of Swiss papercutter society museum (at exhibit Kontour Pur at the Bellerive Museum in Zurich).

2009
Bronze Exhibitor’s Choice Award: Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington DC
Award of Excellence: CraftArt 2009, St. Petersburg FL

2008
Louise Binswanger Price for the Best Artist New to the Show: Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, Philadelphia PA
First Place in Category “ Leather, Wood, Fiber, Paper”: Festival of the Masters, Disneyworld, Buena Vista FL
Judges Choice Award: Chain of Parks, Tallahassee FL
Honorable mention: Artist League, Summer Annual Exhibition, Florida State University Museum of Fine Art, Tallahassee FL

2007
Best of Show: Florida CraftsArt, St. Petersburg FL
First Place in Category “ Leather, Wood, Fiber, Paper”: Festival of the Masters, Disneyworld
Purchase Award: Festival of the Masters, Disneyworld
Individual Artist Enrichment Grant: State of Florida
Award 3rd Place: Artist League, Summer Annual Exhibition, Florida State University Museum of Fine Art, Tallahassee FL
Award of Merit: Chain of Parks Tallahassee FL

2006
Best of Show: Florida CraftsArt, St. Petersburg FL
Award of Merit: Chain of Parks Tallahassee FL

2002
Honorable Mention Award: Art at the port, Anacortes WA