Vice president Al Gore was the recipient of one of my turnings during the presidential debates held in Pinellas County, Florida in 1996. My work was selected by the Pinellas County Arts Council as a gift for the vice president.
9 awards from 1994-1996; Florida State Fair
3rd place 1995, 1996; Dunedin County Arts Center
Recipient of  The Artists Resource Grant. Pinellas County Arts Council.
Winner of the Olympus Award of Excellence, 1998 43rd Annual Long Island    Artists Exhibition, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY.
Winner of the Award of Excellence, 1998,1999. Art in the Park Festival, Huntington, NY.
1st Place. Crafts. 1998, 1999, 2003, Gallery North Annual Art Show, Stonybrook, NY.
2nd Place crafts. 2004, 2005, Gallery North Annual Art Show, Stonybrook, NY.
3rd Place. Fine Craft. 2000,2004. Bruce Museum of Art, Greenwich, CT.
1st Place. Fine Craft. 2003. Bruce Museum of Art, Greenwich, CT.
Featured Artist 1998. Expressions in Form. Northport, NY.
Dunedin Fine Art Center 1995, "Florida Woods Exhibit".
Fitchberg Museum of Art, MA. 1996 2nd National Exhibit AAW Chapter Show 
Spurrill Arts Center. 1996 Atlanta, GA.
Art Harvest Festival. 1996. Dunedin Fine Arts Center, FL.
Space Coast Arts Festival. 1996 Cocoa Beach, FL.
3rd Exhibition of the AAW Chapters Show. 1998 Akron, OH.
2nd place Vermont Wood Manufactures Design Competition 2011 & 2012.
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Tour 2011, 12, 13 & 2014 .
Vermont Craft Show, Weston, VT  2011, 12, 13 & 2014 .
Weston Play House 2014 winner of  the peoples choice award for best in show.