Works on Paper






The Chaffee-Loomis School (Windsor, Connecticut)
The Boston Museum School
Studied drawing and painting with Sanford Low, Director and founder of the New Britain Museum of Art
Studied painting with artist Eugene Tonoff of Providence, Rhode Island

• 2015 Finalist "The Artist Magazine"
• 2013 Fourth Annual Drawing Discourse, juror Susan Hauptman, University of Noth Carolina
• 2010 Women Painting Woman Invitational, Robert Lange Studios, Charleston South Carolina
• 2004 Best of Contemporary Portraitists, The Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts
• 2003 Copley Society Portrait Invitational
• 2000 Rhode Island School of Design Faculty Exhibition- Museum of the Rhode Island School of Design
• 2000 J. R. Rowbottom Gallery, Cumberland, Rhode Island
• 1998 Invitational Portrait Show, The Copley Society (Boston, Massachusetts)
• 1997 Fall Members Show, The Copley Society (Boston, Massachusetts) Recipient of the Robb Sagendorph Memorial Award*
• 1997 Annual Awards Show, The Copley Society (Boston, Massachusetts)
• 1996 Providence Art Club (Providence, Rhode Island)
• 14th, 15th & 16th Annual Portrait Shows, Francesca Anderson Gallery (Lexington Massachusetts)
• 1985 Advertising Club of Rhode Island, Best of Show - Illustration
• Society of Illustrators 1981 International Traveling Exhibit of American Illustrators
• 1978 Providence Art Club (Providence, Rhode Island) First Prize, Drawing
• The Hatch Awards, 1975 (Boston, Massachusetts.)
• The Tonoff Gallery, (Providence, Rhode Island) Individual show, 1970

• 2012 "Women In Art - The Great Female Artists from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era" Reinhard Fuchs, Fuchs Editions
• "Stroke of Genius Drawing 3 " Rachel Rubin Wolf, Northlight Publications
• 2010 Cover and feature article "The Artist Magazine"
• 2005 Feature article, "The Artist Magazine"
• 2005, 2006 Finalist , "The Artist Magazine"
• 2004 Finalist - The Pastel Journal

Red Book
Ladies Home Journal
Pepsi Cola
Warner Brothers
Columbia Pictures
Orion Pictures
Nortek Corporation
Mr. Joseph Frisella
Mrs. Byron Ford
Mrs. Christopher Franklyn
Rev. and Mrs. Carl Guiney
Mr. and Mrs. William Davis
Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Zilberfarb

Providence Journal Bulletin (Providence, Rhode Island)
Tennis Hall of Fame (Newport, Rhode Island)
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bready (Newport, Rhode Island)
Mrs. Natalie Weiner (Providence, Rhode Island)
Dr. and Mrs. Christopher Franklyn (Burlington, Vermont)
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Paolino (East Greenwich, Rhode Island)
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Frisella (Narragansett, Rhode Island)
Mr. and Mrs. Craig J. Millard (Palm Beach, Florida)

Drawing Instructor, Rhode Island School of Design

  © 2008, Sharon Knettell
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