• University for Humanistic Studies, Utrecht, Holland, PhD Candidate; 2000-2002
  • Lesley University, Cambridge, MA, M.A., Psychology; 1982
  • Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, B.F.A.; 1971
  • Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI; 1967-1968
  • MA Cultural Council, Cape Ann Museum, Independent Scholar Grant; 2010-15
  • MA Endowment for the Humanities, Independent Scholar, Cape Ann Museum; 2013
    Project to work with people with memory loss
  • Artist-in-Residence, Gloucester Writers Center, Gloucester, MA; 2012 – 2016
  • Partner with an Artist Grant, Society for the Encouragement of the Arts, Gloucester, MA; 2011
  • Gloucester School Connection Artist-in-Residency Grant, Gloucester High School; 2007
  • MCC Local Cultural Council Grant, Gloucester, MA; 2006
  • Essex National Heritage Commission Heritage Education grant; 2003
  • Alfred Levitt Trust Foundation Grant; 2002
  • Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Coherence and Emergence, Boston, MA; 2000-2002
  • Artist-in-Residence, Boston Arts Academy, Boston, MA; 2000
  • Bookbuilders of Boston, Award, book cover art, Where She Came From, by Helen Epstein; 1998
  • Berlin Society of Women Artists, Associate Member; 1996-2004
  • Artist-in-Residence, Boston Latin School, Boston, MA; 1996-7
  • Artist-in-Residence, One By One, Inc.; 1995-1997
  • St. Botolph Club Foundation, Boston, MA. grant recipient; 1990