Juried Shows

  • Excellence in Fibers, 2015, Round and Round It Goes
  • Quilt National 2015 – Insomnia: His and Hers, Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH, May 2015 - May 2017
  • Quilts = Art = Quilts – Memory's Playground, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, November 2014 – January 2015
  • Earth Stories, SAQA Invitational Exhibition – Stream of Consequences, Michigan State University Museum, May 2014; University of Central Missouri Gallery of Art and Design, Warrensburg, MO, January 2015; Kennedy Museum of Art, Athens, OH, June 2015
  • Quilt National 2013 – Round and Round It Goes – Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH, May 2013 – May 2015
  • Quilt National 2011 – Global Warming, the Great Unraveling – Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH, May 2011 – May 2013
  • Quilt National 2009, City, Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH, May 2009 – December 2011
  • Interpretations 2009 – Beacons – Visions Art Quilt Gallery, San Diego, CA, November 2009
  • SAQA Creative Force – Stream of Consciousness, Houston, TX; Chicago, IL; Long Beach, CA, Columbus, OH; Billings, MT; Grand Rapids, MI; November 2010 – September 2012
  • Quilts = Art = Quilts – Going Viral,  Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, October 2011
  • Quilts = Art = Quilts – Connecting Fantasy to Reality Proved Difficult, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY, October 2010
  • ArtQuilt Elements – Spring, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA, April 2010

 

Gallery Shows

  • ArtPrize 2015, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI, September 2015
  • Quilts 20/20 Traditional Works/Contemporary Art , Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, Pa, June 2015.
  • Explorations, New works by Paula Kovarik and Dorothy Northern, Mertie W. Buckman Performing and Fine Arts Center, Memphis, TN, December 2012
  • Uncommon Threads: A Survey of Contemporary Quilts, Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York City, NY, November 2011
  • Parallel Lives, Work from 2 Minds, 4 Hands, Memphis TN, Cooper Young Community Offices, May 2011
  • Parallax, Views of Contemporary Quilt Artists, Pundit, Rochester, NY, Booksmart Studio, May 2011

Awards

  • Excellence in Fibers 2015, Best of Show,
    Round and Round It Goes
  • Quilt National 2013, Award of Excellence,
    Round and Round It Goes
  • Quilts = Art = Quilts Award for Machine Workmanship, Connecting Fantasy to Reality Proved Difficult, 2010
  • Quilt National 2009, McCarthy Memorial Award for 2009, City

Published

  • American Craft Magazine, June/July 2015, Follow the Thread
  • Quilt National 2015, The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Dairy Barn Arts Center
  • Quilt National 2013, The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Dragon Threads Ltd., 2013
  • Quilt National 2011, The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Lark Crafts, 2011
  • Quilt National 2009, The Best of Contemporary Quilts, (Cover and inside page), Lark Books, 2009