Part of the design, paint, and decorate team for Cranberry Festival Float, September 1999 Harwich, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. For purposes of this chronology I can say it was Sept 2000—after all, it may have been, and time’s only relative.
Saturday, 11 May 2002: Graduation from the Community Economic Development Certificate Program at San Diego State University. They cited me one of the top three students in the class. No exclamation point because that was no surprise.
interesting that I didn't think to include this event when I created this highlights page. It was supposed to be a re-entry opp for me and another credential for inner-city ministry. I have a picture stored somewhere that eventually I'll scan and add to this page.
Featured speaker for NPC's Presbyterian Women June 2002 retreat.
16 July 2002 desert spirit's fire! blog debut
Friday, 16 March 2007, "My Other Life" as an artist/designer DVD with comments presentation for Mariners Friday evening monthly potluck group at Northminster PC(USA), San Diego. Illustrations from summer 2012 VBS at NPC.
Best in Class & Best in Show, San Diego County Fair, June 2007:
photograph and imaginative graphics of house in Dorchester, MA
First Place Blue Ribbon, San Diego County Fair, June 2007: Earth Day stamps
Spring 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011: I was one of the invited professionals to Student Portfolio Day.
Art featured on TextWeek for Advent / Nativity 2011
Art featured on TextWeek for Baptism of Jesus year C, Isaiah 43:1-7
First Place Blue Ribbon, San Diego County Fair, June 2011:
Peace Hope Mercy Love City stamps
University City Street Banner Contest winner, January 2012.
First place Blue Ribbon and Best in Class, San Diego County Fair, June 2012:
To Write Love On Her Arms poster
Artist and art presentation to University City cub scouts, Friday, 13 January 2012
University LCMS 50th anniversary worship bulletin cover design:
Reformation Sunday, 2013
All Saints ELCA University City, CA, 50th anniversary logo design and invitation:
All Saints Sunday, 03 November 2013
Clairemont ELCA, San Diego, CA, 60th anniversary poster, bulletin cover, concert program, and banner: 18 May 2014
Pianist for Presbytery of San Diego's Presbyterian Women Fall 2014 assembly, program and lunch(eon).
16 July 2015: desert spirit’s fire! (this blog!) is 13 years old
ELCA Church of the Master, Los Angeles, CA, 75th anniversary print collateral:
Save the Date, Invitation, Poster – 27 September 2015