October 1-4, 2020, two of my paintings, ‘Goodbye, my friend’ and ‘America’ will be on display at the Artists for Conservation festival, Van Dusen Botanical Garden, Vancouver BC.

February, 2020, I was honored to be accepted as a Signature Member with the non-profit organization Artists for Conservation.














September 7 – 29, 2018, four of my quilts, including ‘Acadia Suite’, will be on display at ‘Tactile’, Harlow Gallery, 100 Water Street, Hallowell ME


















August 27 – October 15, 2018, many of my quilts and paintings, including ‘Barn Owl’, will be on display at my solo exhibition, MaineGeneral Medical Center, 35 Medical Center Parkway, Augusta ME










‘Quilter’ (detail above) will be on display at ’75 – A Celebration of New Works in Fiber’, Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut Street, Boulder CO














August 1 – September 29, 2017, three of my paintings, including ‘Untitled’, will be on display at ‘The Extinction Event’, Frontier Cafe and Cinema, 14 Maine Street, Brunswick ME












April 18 – July 2, 2017, ‘Early Spring, East Hill’ (center work), created at my artist residency at the Weir Farm Art Center, Wilton CT, will be on display at ‘Selections from the Permanent Collection’, Visions Art Museum, 2825 Dewey Road, San Diego, CA














June 10 – September 3, 2016, ‘Why are we here? 2’ will be on display at Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street, Hallowell ME

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June 24 – July 23, 2016, ‘Ravenswood’ will be on display at Maine Fiberarts Gallery, 13 Main Street, Topsham ME

Birch Crossing


April 1 – April 30, 2016, my work, including ‘Birch Crossing’ will be on display at Artique, Ltd., 314 G Street, Anchorage AK



February 17 – March 30, 2016  Two works, including ‘Spring’, will be on display at the ‘Blended Threads’ exhibition, Kirkland Art Center, 9 1/2 East Park Row, Clinton NY



October 30 – January 3, 2016  ‘Shadows’ will be on display at the ‘Quilts=Art=Quilts’ exhibition, Schweinfurth Art Center, 520 North Main Center, 205 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY



September 24 – October 11, 2015  Nelda Warkentin: Paintings – Tom Jessen: Drawings, University of Maine Farmington Art Gallery, 246 Main Street, Farmington ME



September 3 – October 16, 2015  ‘Ravenswood’ will be on display at the ‘Media Matters’ exhibition, Foundry Art Centre, 520 North Main Center, Saint Charles MO



‘Zephyr’ has been selected by Ambassador Margaret Ann Uyehara for display in the U.S. Embassy in Podgorica, Montenegro. The exhibition was curated by the U. S. Department of State, Art in Embassies Program.