1970 Lakenheath American High School
Brandon, Suffolk
Grade 12 Matriculation

1975 Northeast Missouri State University
Kirksville, Missouri
Bachelor of Science in Education
Major in Fine Arts

1977 – 79 Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John’s, NFLD
Completed courses for grade five teaching certificate

1975 – 2000 Employed with Avalon School Board
MacDonald Drive Junior High
Art Instructor: Grades 7, 8, and 9

1978: Worked with Brendan Blackmore in sandblasting.
Created several sandblasted windows for various businesses around town. Completed “The Fishing Admiral” and “Mary Jane’s”.

Commissioned Work

1980 – Mr. Allen Goodridge “Children Sliding”(Watercolour) 6″ x 5″

1985 – Mr. Jeff Babstock “At the Cabin with My Father”(Watercolour) 18″ x 24″

1986 – Mr. Jeff Babstock“House Around the Bay: Glover Town” (Watercolour) 18″x 24

1988 – Zeta Dalton “Patrick Street Family Home” (Watercolour) 18″ x 24″

1989 – Mac Donald Drive Junior High “Pink Clematis”(Watercolour) 18″ x 24″

1990 – Mr. Fred Borden “Old and New House”(Watercolour) 18″ x 24″

1998 – Communication and Technology Conference

Ten Lithograph images placed on slate using decoupage.

1999 – 2000 St. Michael’s Playing Cards Ace of Hearts – “Atlantic Cod” (Gouache)

2009 – “Penny’s House In England” (Oil) 24″ x 24″

2009 – “Penny’s House in Chapneys” (Oil) 14″ x 24″

2010 – “Dads’ Saw” Oil on antique saw

2018 – “Overdale” 24″ x 24″ Oil on Canvas (Margarets Friend)

Mural Work

Assisted in nine murals at Macdonald Drive Junior High. Students worked on murals under my supervision. These murals range from 9′ x 15′, the smallest being approximately 4′ x 4′.

1996 – Completed Mural for “The Gym” on Elizabeth Avenue. This mural has since been destroyed.

2003 – Mural created for a Mexican Restaurant was completed for Becky Quinton, owner of Quintanas and Arribas. This mural depicts the rural atmosphere of Southern Texas and Mexico.

Arts and Letters Competitions

1987 – “Wilted Flowers”(Watercolour/Pen and Ink) 14″ x 24″

1993 – “Basket Full of Pink Flowers”(Watercolour) 18″ x 24″

1999 – “Majesty”(Gouache’) 24″ x 38″

2004 – “Tablelands” (Oil) 40″ x 20″

2006 – “Amaryllis Woman” (Oil) 36″ x 24″

2008 – “Trinity” (Oil) 24″ x 14″

Car Mini Show

Began to enter images from 1980 to 2007

RCA Gallery

2005 – “Cultural Barometer: A Statement on the State of the Arts in Newfoundland and Labrador” “The Girls” Oil on Canvas mounted on masonite 3′ x 2′

2006 – “Colour and Form”: “Sunflower Encrypted” Oil on Canvas 12″x 24″

Spurrell Gallery

2006 – “A Breath of Summer “: November

A1C (formally known as RCA Gallery) inaugural members show

2008 – “Connections” Mixed Media on Canvas 24″ x 24″

“Lupins” Mixed Media on Canvas 24″ x 24″

Botanical Gardens (Members Show)

2008 – “Valentine Roses” Oil on paper 12″ x 24″

“In a Fog” Oil Pastel on paper 9″ x 12″

Painting in the Garden Exhibition and Sale

2008 – Botanical Gardens: Orchids

2009 – Botanical Gardens: Alpine Plants

2010 – Botanical Gardens: Small Watercolours

Artisans Inn, Trinity (Group Show)

2008 – Exhibition and Sale of work September 1st – 30th

St. Michael’s Printshop

Members Show:  2015

Five Island Gallery

Exhibition: 2011

Fisheries Moratorium 2012

Exhibition: 2013

Resettlement: Between the Wind and the Water: 2015

Professional Involvement

Past Member of the Board for Visual Arts of Newfoundland and Labrador

Past Member of the Board for St. Michael’s Printshop

Past Chairperson on the Board of St. Michael’s Printshop

Past VANL Newsletter Coordinator 2000 – 2002

The Womans’ Invitational Golf Tournament: Bally Hally

In honour of Jackie Goss, she was a close friend of mine who passed away due to breast cancer. I’ve been donating my work since they started this tournament on behalf of Jackie.  I still miss her but it is time to stop.  I have devoted my time and energy every summer to this event.  I wish them luck in the future and hope this tournament continues.  The ladies have a ton of fun.

The works are:

“Forgotten Flowers”1994 (Etching)

“The Backyard”1995 (Monoprint)

“Autumn Hunt”(Monoprint) 1997

“Forgotten Flowers” 1998 (Etching)

“The Laundry Pole”1998 (Etching)

“The Working Community of Torbay” 1999 (Etching)

“Hills and Rocks” 1996 (Pastels)

“Begonias” 2000 (Coloured Pencil)

“The Rose” 2002 (Coloured Pencil)

“Getting Ready For Tea” 2004 (Pastel)

“Virgin Iris” 2005 (Pastel)

“Sunflower” 2006 (Pastel)

“Iris in the Garden” 2007 (Pastel)

“Josephs Glow” 2008 (Watercolour)

“Reaching for Sun” 2009 (Oil Pastel)

“My Garden” 2010 (Watercolour)

“Virgin Iris” 2012(Oil Pastel)

“Lily’s in My Garden” 2013(three photographs)

“Lily Magnified”2016 (Oil Pastel)

“Forget Me Nots” (watercolour)

“Number 4” 2017 (oil on canvas)



VANL Newsletter: Volume 5, Issue 7, November 1999

The Town Cryer: Volume I, Issue 29, May17 – May 24 2005

CBC Radio: Interview with Angela Antle, August 23, 2008

NTV News:  Pouch Cove Open Studio Event 2015

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