top of page

CREATIVE WORKS

COLLECTIONS

  • ST. ANDREW’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, OTTAWA:  175th Anniversary Calligraphic Painting, 24 x 36; inscriptions and dedication pages for leather-bound, hand-crafted Memorial Book, April, 2003

  • ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST ANGLICAN CHURCH, OTTAWA:  Chapel prayer for the wall of the newly dedicated chapel, 2002

  • NATIONAL LIBRARY OF CANADA:  Livre d’or dedication & inscriptions, 44 pages, 1992 to 2005

  • NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF CANADA:  Livre d’or dedication and inscriptions, 1997 to 1999

  • SMITHSONIAN POSTAL MUSEUM:  The Graceful Envelope competition, 1997

  • PEACE TOWER, OTTAWA:  The Merchant Navy Book of Remembrance (World Wars 1 & 2) lettering of 5 folios (40 pages) & 126 marine illustrations - November 1994, and addenda

  • UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA: Golden Book of Honorary Doctorates - 259 pages designed, lettered and illuminated, 1986-2003

  • CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY, OTTAWA: Civic and General Hospital Lodges - 16 framed panels of donor names

  • CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL, OTTAWA:  Illuminated Book of Remembrance, 1983; 

  • Illuminated panel of names, 1987

 

EXHIBITIONS

Art Credo:  Church of St. John the Evangelist, Ottawa, annual exhibition in May, since its inception in 1976

Station Gallery, Parry Sound, Aug. 8 - Sept. 3, 2003, Sculpture, Painting, Calligraphy

Exposition:  J.S. Bach, Montreal, March 17 -April 14, 1995

Patmos Gallery, Toronto, August 5 - 25, 1977

Calligraphy Society of Ottawa:  Annual exhibition - 18 years

 

Solo Exhibitions:  Ottawa Civic Hospital Concourse, March, 1998

                                 West Parry Sound District Museum, August 15 - Sept. 8, 1996

                                 Green Door Vegetarian Restaurant, Ottawa, Jan. 7 - Feb. 3, 1996

                                 Nepean Public Library, Emerald Plaza, Sept. 6 - 30, 1994

                                The Vicar’s Bookshelf, Ottawa, Oct 4 - 11, 1980

 

 

PUBLICATIONS OF ARTWORK, CALLIGRAPHY

In Books:

ABC Canada – 95 Contemporary Canadian Calligraphers 

Arbor Studio Press Ltd., 1996, 168 pages

Alphabet and biography, p. 93

Original poem, Edges, on paste paper, p. 8

Prose poem, Birch Trees: calligraphy and pastel

Floraison – Calligraphic Compositions by 37 Contemporary Calligraphers

Alain Mazeran, Editions d’Art, Paris, 1987, 48 pages

Calligraphy and Illustration of Gen. 2:8 (bilingual) on page 2

The Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, USA (juried) 1996, and 1999 – 2003 (6 years)

 

In Periodicals:

Presbyterian Record, June 2003

Calligraphic painting commissioned for St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Ottawa reproduced on the cover

Somerset Studio – Paper Arts, Art Stamping, Letter Arts

May/June 2000: p. 74

Nov/Dec 1999: p. 86

Gallery Issue, Vol. I, 1999: pp 23, 26, 29, 57, and 68

July/August 1999: pp 82, 85, 86, 95

Calligraphy Review (renamed Letter Arts Review) Tenth Anniversary Vol. 10 #4, p. 11

Cover of the Trinity Review, University of Toronto (five issues), 1956/57

 

TEACHING

Faculty member of the International Calligraphy Conference in Santa Clara, California, 1989

bottom of page