Exhibitions and Awards

2022, International Society of Scratchboard Artists Annual Exhibition, Florida, Bronze Award - Masters category ('The Gathering'

2022, Sketch for Survival, Shortlisted for Wildlife 100 Artist of the Year Award ('Mama's hugs')

2022, Hornsby Art Prize, Drawing Category, Winner ('Nancy')

2022, Botanical Art Society of Australia, 'Flora' (Small Works) Exhibition, Best in Show ('Summer's end')

2022, National Capital Art Prize, Open Category Finalist ('Carry me')

2022, Deep Waters Exhibition, Invitational Group Show, Quirky Fox Gallery, New Zealand

2022, Singleton Art Prize, 2nd Prize in Pen, Pencil & Ink ('Impeccable grooming'), commended in Traditional ('Nancy')

2022, Online Exhibition for the International Society of Scratchboard Artists, 3rd prize Masters Division ('Angniq')

2022, Hunter Emerging Art Prize, Newcastle Artspace, Finalist ('Carry me')

2021, Singleton Art Prize, Highly commended ('Snuggle buddies')

2021, New Members Exhibition (online), Society of Animal Artists

2021, Online Exhibition for the International Society of Scratchboard Artists1st prize Signature Division ('Grevillea buxifolia')

2021, Botanicals Exhibition (online), LightSpaceTime Gallery, Special Merit Award ('Earth's Keepers')

2021, Artfest, High St Maitland (part of the IF Maitland Indie Festival)

2020, Small Works Exhibition (group), Boltspace Gallery, Maitland

2020, Gathering of Creatives 2 (group), CS Studios, Newcastle

2020, The Art of Botanical Illustration (online exhibition), Royal Botanic Gardens of Victoria. 'Grevillea buxifolia' purchased by RBGV for the State Botanical Collection

2020, Beauty in the Detail (joint), Hunter Artisan Gallery and Cafe, Maitland

2020, Online Exhibition for the International Society of Scratchboard Artists, 1st prize Signature Division ('Bed of blossoms', pictured below)

2020, Artastique, High St Maitland  

2019, Botanicals Exhibition (online), LightSpaceTime Gallery, 2nd place for Paint and Other Media & 5th place Overall ('Bed of Blossoms', Special Merit Award ('From ordinary to extraordinary' & 'Flannel flowers III')

2019, Nature Exhibition (online), LightSpaceTime Gallery, Special Merit Award ('Lola', 'Who me?' & 'Kangaroo Portrait')

2014, Margaret Senior Wildlife Illustration Award, University of Newcastle, Winner

2014, William Fletcher Tertiary Grant for Talented Artists, recipient

2012, AEC Illustration and Photographic Competition, Runner up - Student section for colour illustration ('Longicorn beetle')

2012, Art in the Vines, Nightingale Wines, Winner - Best Ink/Pen/Pencil Exhibit ('Mother's Meeting')

2012, Hunter Botanical Art Prize, Hunter Region Botanic Gardens, Winner - Open section for colour illustration ('Daviesia ulicifolia')

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