Awards & Honors

awards

  •  Art Fair at Queeny Park, Ballwin, MO. Best of Show 3D, overall show, 2017, 2015
  • Riverwalk Fine Art Fair, Naperville, IL. Award of Excellence, 2016
  • Lincolnshire Art Festival, Lincolnshire, IL. Best of 3-D Functional, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2004
  • Port Clinton Art Festival, Highland park, IL. Best of Show, 3DF, 2016
  • Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, MN, Best of Show Award, wood category, 2016, 2015,2013, 2011, 1997, 1986
  • Art in the Park, Columbia, MO. Best of Show, wood category 2016
  • Art Fair at Queeny Park, Ballwin, Mo. Award of Excellence 3D, 2016, 2014
  • Art Fair at Queeny Park, Ballwin, MO. Honorable Mention Award, 2016
  • Port Clinton Art Festival, Highland Park, IL. Second Place 3DF, 2015
  • Art in the Park, Columbia, MO. Second Place, overall show, 2015.
  • Art on the Square, Belleville, Illinois. Best of Show, wood, 2015.
  • Art in the Park, Highland, IL. Best of Show, overall show, 2014.
  • Downers Grove Art Festival, Downers Grove, IL. Best of 3-D Functional, 2014, 2012
  • Artsplash, Sioux City, IA. Award of Excellence, 2014
  • Art at the Glen, Town Center, Glenview, IL, Best of Show, 3-DF, 2014, 2009
  • Art Fair on the Square, Madison, Wisconsin. Invitational Award, 2014, 1994, 1990, 1989, 1987
  • Port Clinton Art Festival, Highland Park, IL. Outstanding Achievement Award, 2014
  • Artsarben, Omaha, NE. Honorable Mention Award, overall show, 2013
  • Art In Your Eye, Batavia, IL. Honorable Mention Award, overall show, 2013
  • Downer’s Grove Art Fair, Downer’s Grove, IL. Outstanding Achievement Award, 2013
  • Laumeier Art Fair, St. Louis, MO. Honorable Mention, overall show, 2013
  • Art and Air, Webster Groves, MO. Best of Show, wood/metal category, 2012, 2010
  • Art Fair at Queeny Park, Ballwin, MO. First Place 3-D, 2011
  • Chicago Botanic Garden Festival, Outstanding Achievement Award, 2011
  • St. Charles Fine Art Show, St. Charles, IL. Judges Choice, Overall Best of Show based on a single piece of work, 2011, 2009
  • St. Charles Fine Art Show, St. Charles, IL, featured artist for show poster, 2010
  • Hidden Glen Art Festival, Olathe, KS. Merit Award, 2010
  • Arts in Bartlett, Bartlett. IL. Award of Excellence, 2009
  • St. Charles Art Show, St. Charles, IL. Purchase Award, 2008, 2007
  • 42nd Annual Edina Art Fair, Edina, MN. Award of Excellence, wood, 2008
  • Featured cover artist for the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony concert program, 2008
  • Art Fair on the Square, Lake Forest, IL. Award of Excellence, 2007
  • Lincolnshire Art Festival, Lincolnshire, IL. Merit Award 3-DF, 2007, 2006, 2003
  • Joliet Salute to the Masters, Joliet, IL. Best of 3-DF, 2007
  • St. Charles Fine Art Show, St. Charles, IL. Best of Show 3-D, 2007
  • Lakeview East Fine Arts Festival, Chicago, IL. Best of 3DF, 2006
  • Art at the Glen Town Center, Glenview, IL. Merit Award, 3-D Functional, 2005
  • Promenade of Art, Arlington Heights, IL. Merit Award, 2005
  • Minnesota Crafts Council Twin Cities Market, St. Paul. Honorable Mention Award, overall show, 2004
  • Ann Arbor State Street Area Art Fair, Ann Arbor, MI. Honorable Mention Award, 3-D category, 2004
  • Promenade of Art, Arlington Heights, Illinois. Best of Show award, wood, 2004
  • Minnesota Crafts Council Twin Cities Market 2003, St. Paul, MN. Second Place Award, overall show, 2003
  • Sausalito Art Festival, Sausalito, California. Second Place Award, wood, 2003
  • Metris Uptown Art Fair Finalist Award, 2003
  • Promenade of Art, Arlington Heights, IL. Merit Award, 3-dimensional wood, 2003
  • Sausalito Art Festival, Sausalito, California. Best of Show Award, wood, 2002
  • Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival, Best of Show Award, wood, 2002
  • Suburban Fine Arts Festival, Highland Park, IL. Best of Show Award, wood, 2002
  • Cantigney Art Festival, Wheaton, IL. Best of Show Award, wood, 2002
  • One of a Kind Show, Chicago, IL. Third Place Award, wood, 2001
  • Arts and Riverwoods, Riverwoods, IL. Best of Fine Craft, 2001
  • Ann Arbor State Street Area Art Fair, Best of Show Award, 1999
  • Des Moines Art Festival, Des Moines, Iowa, Best of Show Award, 1998
  • Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, MN Honors Award , 2000, 1999, 1996, 1994, 1993, 1991, 1990, 1988
  • Prairie Village Art Fair, Kansas City, Missouri, Best of Show Award, 1997
  • National Clock Design Competition, Honorable Mention Award, 1996
  • Midwest Salute to the Masters, St. Louis, Missouri: Award of Merit, 1991
  • Greater St. Louis Art Association, St. Louis, Missouri: Award of Merit, 1990
  • College Hill Art Festival, Cedar Falls, Iowa. Award of Excellence, 1994, 1992, 1991, 1990