Achievements

AWARDS, PRIZES & ACQUISITIONS (from shows), GRANTS

2012 RADF grant to attend Australian Ceramics Triennale, Adelaide
2012 Acquisition of “Fishpond” Ceramic Study Group, Sydney
2011 Honourable mention,Vasefinder International, Online selected exhibition,
2011 3D winner of Rio Tinto Alcan Marty Hanson Award, Gladstone
2011 Acquisition of “Being and Becoming” Gladstone Regional Art Gallery and Museum
2011 Acquisition of “Bountiful Harvest” Parliament House Art Collection
2010 Scholarship to attend Summer School, Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, China, Sister Cities Assoc, Sunshine Coast, Qld
2008 Acquisition, SanBao Ceramic Art Institute Collection, Jingdezhen, China
2008 Acquisition, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, Gladstone, Australia
2007 Acquisition, SanBao Ceramic Art Institute Collection, Jingdezhen, China
2007 Award and Acquisition, Pine Rivers Art Award, Brisbane, Australia for Pine Rivers Council, Australia
2006 Acquisition,  Symbiosis: Johanna DeMaine & Kevin Grealy, Bruce Watling Galleries, Brisbane, Australia for National Gallery of Australia
2004 Acquisition Gold Coast Ceramic Art Award, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia
2004 Acquisition, Postcards from Qld, SanBao Ceramic Art Institute Collection, Jingdezhen, China
2002 Award/Prize, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
2001 Award/Prize, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
2000 Award/Prize, Maroochy Arts Festival, Maroochydore, Australia
2001 Churchill Fellowship
2000 Award and Acquisition, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1999 Regional Art Development Fund grant
1999 Award and Acquisition, Creative Artisans Award, John Paul College, Brisbane, Australia
1999 Award/Prize, Maroochy Arts Festival, Maroochydore, Australia
1997 Acquisition, Reflections, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, Gladstone, Australia
1997 Acquisition, Glasshouse Reflections, Qld Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1997 Award/Prize, Maroochy Arts Festival, Maroochydore, Australia
1997 Award/Prize, Teapot Competition, Clay Shed, Maroochydore, Australia
1997 Award and Acquisition, Pioneer Potters Annual Pottery Competition, Mackay, Australia
1996 Acquisition, Sentinel, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, Australia
1995 Award/Prize, Chancellor Park Ceramic Prize, Maroochydore, Australia
1994 Award and Acquisition, Pioneer Potters Annual Pottery Competition, Mackay, Australia
1993 Acquisition, Setting the Standards, USQ, Toowoomba, Australia
1993 Award and Acquisition, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1993 Award and Acquisition, Pioneer Potters Annual Pottery Competition, Mackay, Australia
1992 Acquisition, Qld Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1992 Award and Acquisition, Creative Potters Award, John Paul College, Brisbane, Australia
1992 Award and Acquisition, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1992 Acquisition, Gold Coast Ceramic Art Award, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia
1991 Award and Acquisition, Creative Potters Award, John Paul College, Brisbane, Australia
1990 Award and Acquisition, Ceramic Art Award, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville, Australia
1990 Award and Acquisition, Heritage Arts Festival, Stanthorpe Regional Gallery, Stanthorpe, Australia
1990 Award/Prize, Maroochy Arts Festival, Maroochydore, Australia
1990 Award and Acquisition, Creative Potters Award, John Paul College, Brisbane, Australia
1990 Award and Acquisition, Pioneer Potters Annual Pottery Competition, Mackay, Australia
1989 Acquisition, Brisbane City Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1989 QUT Gallery, Brisbane
1989 Award and Acquisition, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1989 Award and Acquisition, Pioneer Potters Annual Pottery Competition, Mackay, Australia
1986 Award and Acquisition, Dalby Potters Group Prize, Dalby, Australia
1986 Award and Acquisition, The Teapot Show, Melrose Tea Company, Sydney, Australia
1986 Award/Prize, Caboolture Arts Festival, Caboolture, Australia
1986 Award and Acquisition, Heritage Arts Festival, Stanthorpe Regional Gallery, Stanthorpe, Australia
1986 Award/Prize, Summerland Festival Pottery Prize, Ballina, Australia
1986 Award/Prize, Caltex Warana Award, Brisbane, Australia
1986 Acquisition, Pioneer Potters Annual Pottery Competition, Mackay, Australia
1985 Award/Prize, Caboolture Arts Festival, Caboolture, Australia
1985 Award/Prize, Qld Day Art Award, Brisbane, Australia
1985 Award and Acquisition, Gold Coast Ceramic Art Award, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia
1985 Acquisition, Ceramic Art Award, City Council, Townsville, Australia
1984 Acquisition, Qld Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1984 Acquisition, Ceramic Acquisition Award, Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum, Castlemaine, Australia
1984 Award/Prize, Caltex Warana Award, Brisbane, Australia
1984 Award/Prize, Qld Day Art Award, Brisbane, Australia
1984 Award/Prize, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1983 Acquisition, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, Australia
1982 Award and Acquisition, Heritage Arts Festival, Stanthorpe Regional Gallery, Stanthorpe, Australia
1982 Acquisition, Survey of Australian Craft, Qld Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1982 Award/Prize, Marty Hanson Memorial Art Prize, Gladstone, Australia
1981 Award/Prize, Marty Hanson Memorial Art Prize, Gladstone, Australia
1981 Award and Acquisition, Gladstone Art Gallery Award, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, Australia
1981 Award/Prize, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1980 Craft Board Relocation Grant
1979 Award/Prize, Westfield Art Prize, Brisbane, Australia
1979 Award/Prize, Beenleigh Arts Festival, Beenleigh, Australia
1979 Award and Acquisition, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
1979 Award/Prize, Marty Hanson Memorial Art Prize, Gladstone, Australia
1978 Award/Prize, Marty Hanson Memorial Art Prize, Gladstone, Australia
1978 Award/Prize, Biloela Art Competition, Biloela, Australia
Award/Prize, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia
Award/Prize, Mount Isa Rotary Club, Mt Isa, Australia
Award/Prize, Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra, Australia