Artist Statement

In 1999 he received the Crest Medal from the Philadelphia Watercolor Club for lifetime achievement and most recently was presented with the Sylvan Grouse Medal for lifetime achievement from the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society. In 2001 he received the Rothermel Award from the Kutztown Alumni Association for distinguished & notable achievements. He is a member of the American Watercolor Society, the National Society of Painters in Casein & Acrylic, Audubon Artists, Allied Artists of America, the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society and the Philadelphia Watercolor Society. Examples of his work can currently be seen in nine books including “How To Discover Your Personal Painting Style” by David P. Richards and “The Artist’s Illustrated Encyclopedia” by Phil Metzger. He is listed in Who’s Who in American Art and his work is included in private, corporate and museum collections.