exhibitions & publications



‘Some move intriguingly into the sculptural realm- such as Cari Hernandez, with her wax-coated books in “An unfolding relationship”, the pages rolled, or stilled in midair.’ – Cate McQuaid, November14, 2012 The Boston Globe,G3

Encaustic Arts Magazine – Winter 2017 Issue; featured artist profile

Surface Design Journal– Spring 2016; featured artwork & images Art – 2016 Davis Publishing; secondary school text book

Authentic Visual Voices: Contemporary Paper & Encaustic – Catherine Nash, 2013, one of 28 featured international artists

Encaustic Art: the complete guide to creating fine art with wax;- Lissa Rankin 2010 Watson Guptill, featured work methods and multiple gallery pages of artwork

Encaustic with a Textile Sensibility – Daniella Woolf 2010,Waxy Buildup Press, artist profile & artwork

ArtWorks Magazine – Winter 2006 Issue, workshop & teaching featured

WAX Twist: advanced encaustic techniques; instructional DVD, 2010,WAX Twist WAXTwist:Folding,Twisting,Curling; instructional DVD, 2012, WAX Twist


La Crema Estate, Sonoma CA   19 pieces in permanent collection

Jackson Family Wines, Corporate Collection; 6 pieces in permanent collction

Mc Donald Trust; permanent collection

Exhibition Schedule
3/13 8th Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
4/13 Solo exhibit, Nochi, Mill Valley, CA
6/13 Instructor Exhibit,the Gallery at Idylle Arts, Idylle CA

10/12 Invited Featured Artist;  The Future of the Past, The Mills Gallery at the Boston Center for the Arts,        Boston, MA *
4/12 Altered Books, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
3/12  WAX: contemporary encaustic works, Pajaro Valley Arts Council, CA

9/11 Solo Show; Jubilation, Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
6/11 Encaustic with a Textile Sensibility, Kimball Center for the Arts, Park City, UT
4/11 Altered Books: Marin MOCA, Novato, CA
3/11 6th Annual Encaustic Invitational: Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

8/10 Solo Show: Multiple Layers; Siren, San Anselmo, CA
6/10 Invited Artist, Luminous Layers: Exploring Contemporary Encaustic; 47th Annual Art Festival Lake   Oswego, OR
6/10 Wax Libris II: Paul Scott Library, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
4/10 Waxing Lyrical: Loomis Chafee Mercy Gallery, Windsor, CT
3/10 5th Annual Encaustic Invitational: Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

11/09 “225F Encaustic Encounters”, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, NC
11/09 “Cross Pollination” Chicago, IL
10/09 “Embedded Light” Gross Point Center for the Arts, Gross Point, MI
7/09-11/09 “Waxing Philosophically”: Marin Community Foundation, San Rafeal, CA
5/09 “Artageous” Montserrat College of Art 2009 auction, Beverly, MA
4/09 Solo show: “the other side”, Esalen, Big Sur, CA
3/09 “Encaustic Works ’09” R&F Handmade Paints @ Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, NY

6/08 “summer salon show” Conrad Wilde Gallery,Tucson,AZ
6/08 “on the edge” Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
4/08 “the Diptych Project: a collaboration in wax” Brian Marki Fine Art, Portland, OR
3/08 “third annual encaustic exhibition” Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

12/07 “per square foot” Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
12/07 “ahead of the buzz” the Gallery @ R&F, Kingston, NY
10/07 “Woodstock Brydcliffe Biennial”, Woodstock Brydcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY
9/07 “Renewal” Marin Museum of Conteporary Art, Novato, CA
7/07 “Nine: Textures” Venus Rising Galley/ Butte Silver Bow Arts Foundation, Butte, MT
4/07 “off the Grid:New Directions in Wax” Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
4/07 “Nine: textures” Contemporary Arts, Las Vegas, NV
2/07 “Owning Pink” Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA

12/06 “Holiday Lites” Laury Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
10/06 “Wax Works”, O’Hanlon Center, Mill Valley, CA
9/06 “Hot Wax” Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
5/06 “Encaustic Artists in Marin” Two Bird, San Geronimo, CA
4/06 “Falkirk 2006 Annual Juried Exhibition” San Rafael, CA
3/06 “First Annual Encaustic Invitational” Conrad Wild Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1/06 “Hot Wax” Studio gallery, SF, CA