Exploring the healing 
power of the arts

Hey all, I had the most amazing opportunity to share my story of recovery from depression, of finding hope again, and living in the light.



Please see the contact page to book interviews, signings and showings.


Check back soon for upcoming events

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Previous Events

Benefit for the New England Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society

Massachusetts State Library, Boston , MA

Inclusion in the The National Medical Library, Bethesda, MD

Art Reach, Worcester.Ma

Westfield State University

Tantasqua High School, Fiskdale, Ma

Leicester Public Library- Leicester, Ma

Mayo Elementary- Holden, Ma

Milford Town Library- Milford, Ma

Massasoit Art Guild's 13th Annual Art Show and Sale - Spencer, Ma 
- 1st Place in Sculpture
- 2nd Place in Photography
- Honorable Mention in Painting

Artsmith Festival/ Fitchburg Art Museum - Fitchburg, Ma

Marlborough Heritage Festival - Marlborough, Ma 

Douglas Oktoberfest - Douglas MA 

Bellingham Public Library- Bellingham, MA 

Boston Public Library- Grove Hill Branch, Dorchester, MA

Sprinkler Factory - Healing fibers: Invisible Children

Pride Festival on Worcester Common

Pearle L. Crawford Library - Dudley, Ma

Upton Library - Held at the Upton Town Hall, Upton, Ma

Institute for Living at Hartford Hospital - Mental Health First Aid Certification 

Partnered with The Institute For Living @ Hartford Hospital - Hartford, CT

Partnered with NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) - Central, Ma

Be Our Guest TV show - Upton, Ma

Barnes and Noble - Burlington, Ma

Hopkinton Center for the Arts - Art in Bloom (extended showing)

Westborough Public Library -  Westborough, Ma

Worcester State University - Feature article in the WSU Alumni magazine

Bigelow Public Library - Clinton, Ma

Grafton Public Library - Grafton MA 01519

Guest lecture at Oxford High School - in Oxford, Ma

Annie's Book Stop - Worcester, Ma

Barnes and Noble - The Shoppes at Blackstone Valley - Millbury, ma

Barnes and Noble - Walpole, Ma

The New Leader - Spencer, Ma newspaper article 


Westborough Historical Society -  Talk on Westborough State Hospital

Barnes and Noble - North Dartmouth Towne Plaza

Barnes and Noble - Lincoln Plaza - Worcester, MA

Worcester Telegram - Newspaper interview

Oxford Public Library - Guest lecture

Quinsigamond Community College - Guest lecture

Monson Free Library - Guest lecture

Tewksbury Public Library  - Guest lecture

Worcester Public Library  - America the Beautiful - solo photography exhibit

Cormier Jewelers and Art Gallery -  Digital Photography

Hubbard Library - Ludlow. MA -  - Guest lecture

Women’s Art Forum 2016  Hopkinton Center for the Arts - artist

Worcester State University Mary Cosgrove Gallery - 2016 Student Show

The Journal Register - Front page newspaper interview

WXLO - Radio interview with Mark Vue

WEMF - Radio interview with Citywide Blackout
Auburn Daily - Newspaper interview 

 Abandoned Asylums of Massachusetts  - Book Release

Spencer Public Library - Art exhibit Ghost Ranch Series

Worcester Public Library - Abandoned Asylums Art and Photography Exhibit

Mary Cosgrove Gallery, 2016 WSU Student Show, Worcester, MA By invitation

Spencer Public Library – Duo exhibition - Ghost Ranch Series

Worcester Public Library - Main Gallery Duo exhibition Abandoned: A Journey to the Light

Worcester Public Library Gallery - Saxe room Solo exhibition – America the Beautiful 

Cormier Gallery ongoing

Hopkinton Center for the Arts - 300th Hopkinton Anniversary Show, Hopkinton, MA

Mary Cosgrove Gallery At Worcester State University Student Installation Show – by invitation

Massasoit Art Guild 12th Annual Art Show Spencer, MA Awarded 1st prize in sculpture Awarded an honorable mention in drawing

Hopkinton Arts Counsel Botanical Show The Hopkinton Center for the Arts, Hopkinton, MA

Massasoit Art Guild 11th Annual Art Show Spencer, MA Awarded best in show

Hopkinton Arts Counsel Photo Show Hopkinton, MA

Arts Worcester - Art on the Line Aurora Gallery, Worcester, MA (donation)

Quinebaug Valley Council for the Arts and Humanities, - Photofest Southbridge, MA 

Gallery 151 - Featured Artist at N. Brookfield (Haston) Public Library, N. Brookfield, MA

Arts Worcester - One: Redux Aurora Gallery, Worcester, MA

Worcester Center for Crafts - Art Show/ Open House  Worcester, MA 

Mary Cosgrove Gallery - Featured Artist WSU Student Show, Worcester, MA

Please note, any original art items on display will be available at the close of the gallery showing. Prints may be ordered at anytime, unless otherwise stated. 

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