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Happening Now:

Writing Challenge

Camp NanoWriMo (Virtual)
July 2022

Personal writing challenge, now connected with poetry prize -- completed my goal! 


Comics Conference

WinC Creative Conference
August 12-13th 

Plan to attend (and sketch) this event with the Women In Comics group. Details TBD




Community Clean-up

Sat, June 25th
Astoria/LIC Waterfront Parks
(multiple locations) Queens, NYC

Assisting with The Blue Bus Project for community clean-up in parks along the East River. Begins with arts performance, ends with pizza party at Culture Lab LIC.



Unsuitable Creatives, host Mary B.
Wed, June 22nd 2022 7:30-9pm
247 Varet Street, Brooklyn NYC

One-of-a-kind, collaborative performance by multi-disciplinary artists exploring relationships and dealing with loneliness. 

All performers are talented creatives who happen to be single and Christian.

RSVP on Eventbrite 

($30 ticket, also 1 drink minimum)


Spring Art Exhibit

Exhibit: Thu, April 28 - Sun, May 29
Events: Sat, April 30 4/6-8/9:30pm
Artists Talk: Sun, May 22 2-4pm
5-25 46th Ave, LIC (Queens NYC)

Long Island City Artists (LIC-A) and Culture Lab LIC invite you to A Queens Fine Art Spring Affair featuring work by 180 local artists! Opening events April 30th, live music starting at 5pm, meet the artists 6-8.


Writers Reading

Tues, May 24th 2022 7-8:30pm
W83 Ministry Center
150 W83rd Street, New York City

Redeemed Writers Group shares writings exploring the theme of "Peace like a River". Please RSVP if you plan to attend our in-person Spring Reading. Drinks and snacks will be provided.

RSVP on Eventbrite (Free ticket)


Open Studios

Sat, May 14th 2022 12-5pm
43-01 22nd St, Studio 352 11101
Long Island City (Queens NYC)

Our building of art studios will once again be open to the public to visit for a day!

View my Facebook Event

Download: Open Studios info PDF

Download: Press Release PDF


Kids Art Workshop

Sat, April 23rd 1-3pm 
Sobelsohn Playground at Forest Park
(Kew Gardens, NYC)

Assisting with The Blue Bus Project for  Earth Day themed arts & crafts using upcycled materials.

Also designed a special coloring page:

Download PDF image


MoCCA Fest

Sat/Sun, April 2-3rd
Metropolitan Pavilion 
(Manhattan NYC)

Volunteering, then wandering the event to meet fellow creators and art appreciators.


Big Apple Comic Con

Sat, March 26th 10am-7pm
New Yorker Hotel (Manhattan NYC)

(Assisting my colleague with social media video projects; wandering sketch artist; professional networking & pop culture fun!)

Visit the website of Big Apple Comic Con


Now What? Noveling

January / February
Online & Meetups

"Now What?" months are the follow-up to National Novel Writing Month, committing to editing and continuing the project.


(Summer Events)


Looking forward to sketching at many more music shows, art fairs, and special events.


NY Poetry Festival

Sat, Sept 10th - Sun, Sept 11th
Governor's Island, NYC

As in previous years, hope to be reading poetry with the Redeemed Writers group.

Details TBD


Kids Comic Con

Sat, Sept 17th
Bronx Community College

Kids Comic Con resumes their in-person event activities! Details TBD


New York Comic Con

Thu, Oct 6th - Sun, Oct 9th
Javits Center (Manhattan NYC)

(Professional badge approval pending)

Wandering artist, sketching & networking

attending various after-parties incl. the Creator After Con Network