Kay’s “Poppy Play” took first prize at the prestigious 2009 Baltimore Watercolor Society Mid-Atlantic Regional Watercolor Exhibition held at Strathmore Hall in Bethesda, Maryland in May, winning the Janet L. Mahaney Gold Medal Prize of $1,000.00.  Checkout all of Kay's Poppies.

Kay’s “Kenilworth Lotus” was juried into the famous Paint The Parks competition in 2009.  Kay visits the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (a National Park) in Washington, D.C. every July to paint and get more material for lotus paintings.  

Kay is a signature member of 4 National Watercolor Societies including the Baltimore Watercolor Society, Texas Watercolor Society, Philadelphia Water Color Society and Watercolor West. She is a signature member of the Maryland Pastel Society and an Associate Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America.  Kay is also a member of the Gold Coast Watercolor Society in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

Her preferred mediums are watercolor and pastel, however, she has many paintings in acrylic and charcoal.