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On Display October 1-4, 2020

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.


Accepted as Signature Member, February 2020

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


On Display, September 7-29, 2018

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

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Solo Exhibition, August 27 – October 15, 2018

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.

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On Display

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

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On Display August 1 – September 29, 2017

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.

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On Display April 18 – July 2, 2017

April 18 – July 2, 2017, ‘Early Spring, East Hill’, 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.

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On Display July 10 – September3, 2016

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


On Display June 24 – July 23, 2016

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


On Display April 1 – 30, 2016

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

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On Display February 17 – March 30, 2016

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.

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On Display October 30 – January 3, 2016

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.

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New Show September 24 – October 11, 2015

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


On Display September 3 – October 16, 2015

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.


Selected for Exhibition in Montenegro

‘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.

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