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May 7  6:00pm

 I will be reading from The Long Dark Cloak along with other authors, to be held at

Yosemite Wine Tails, 40409 Hwy #41, Oakhurst, CA. 93644  559-641-6400.

May 2 - May 31

Oakhurst Community Library--My book will be displayed in the glass case at the library on May 2- May 31. Additional local authors are: Beth Jones, Ruth Lofsted, Jennifer Moss, and Lori Tierney.

May 28th

I will be at the Art, Wine & Wheels Festival from 11:00 am-5:00 pm. Held on the Mariposa Courthouse lawn, located at 5088 Bullion St. Mariposa, CA.
I will share the Yosemite Sierra Artists Booth with three other artists for the day. Along with my art, I will also be selling my young adult fantasy book, The Long Dark Cloak, a new and updated release. There will be many activities and events going on. Come join us and have fun at this annual festival.

Mid-August—Mid-October, 2022, my art will be displayed at the Yosemite Gateway Art Center, Oakhurst, along with two other fine artists. A reception will be held.

September 24, 2022

Handmade Craft and Art Fair held at the Community Center of Oakhurst

39800 Rd. 425B, Oakhurst, CA. 93644

I’ll be there with my prints, art, and All Occasion cards, as well as my newly released young adult fantasy book, The Long Dark Cloak, Book 1.

Sierra Art Trails  Sept.-Oct.

Two weekends, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

Sept. 30—through Oct. 2nd, and Oct 7 through 9th from 10am—5pm

​I’ll be participating in the Annual Sierra Art Trails at my home Black Oaks Art Studio.

from 10:00AM—5:00PM. I’ll look forward to seeing you.


November 5,  9:00 AM -- 3:-00 PM 

Ladies of the Lakes Holiday Boutique.

Yosemite Lakes Park Clubhouse

30250 Yosemite Springs Parkway, Coarsegold 


More will be added as dates are set.


For those curious young adult fantasy readers, I will email you a free, hand-drawn map of the West Forest in Southern England where my story takes place in The Long Dark Cloak, Book 1. You’ll need to preorder the book from my new website: and click the Amazon button directly to order. Then click HERE to leave your email address.

    ***The release date is May 11, 2022!***

You’ll want to navigate your way around the mystical forest to find the location of Zephyrus, the Master & Peacekeeper of the forest; locate the terrible Troll Transformation Prison; find your way to the South Castle, and many more strange and delightful places in the vast woodland.

I’m looking forward to hearing from you!

December 2022

Friday Dec. 2, from 9:00AM—6PM

Saturday Dec. 3, from 9:00AM—4PM

Food, Raffle and lots of fine handmade craft and art available.

I’ll have my artwork, cards, prints and young adult fantasy book, The Long Dark Cloak, book 1.

Plan to come by and enjoy the day, support your local artists, and try the delicious food.

For those artisans who are interested in joining these events with your creative products, please contact Coordinator:

I’ll see you there!

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