Juried Exhibitions

      2004/ 18    Southeastern Wildlife Exposition - Charleston, SC  (FEATURED ARTIST 2008)
      2004/ 10    Waterfowl Festival - Easton, MD
      2006/ 13    Plantation Wildlife Art Festival - Thomasville, GA  
      2005          Bascom-Louise Gallery Juried Art Exhibit - Highands, NC
      2004          The American Southwest Art Exhibition - Reagan Memorial Library - Simi Valley, CA
      2003          Sixteenth American Contemporary Dog Art Competition - New York


Awards
     
     2008   25th Annual Aritstis's Magazine Art Competition - Finalist in the Animal Art Category
     2006   Wildlife Art Magazine Publisher's Award - Artists For The New Century,, Bennington, VT
     2006   Award of Merit - Bennington Center For The Arts - "Artists For The New Century"
     2005   22nd Annual Artist's Magazine Art Competition - Finalist in the Animal Art Category
     2005   First Place People's Choice Award - Summer Colors Fine Art Show - Highlands, NC        
     2003   Best of Show - Wildlife Art Festival of North Georgia - Blue Ridge, GA
        
Memberships

      Oil Painters of America (Assoc)
      Artists For Conservation (AFC)
Education

      2014    Study with artist Greg Beecham
      2004    Study with artist Dave Wade
      2000 - 2002  Atlanta College of Art
      2002   Study with artist John Banovich
      1984   BSBA - Auburn University



RESUME
Invitationals

      2016        Portraits Inc. - Love Me, Love My Dog - New York, NY
      2011/12    Night Of Artists, Briscoe Museum- San Antonio, TX  
      2010        Art Of The Animal Kingdom XV - Bennington Center For The Arts - Bennington, VT
      2008        Art Of The Animal Kingdom XIII - Bennington Center For The Arts - Bennington, VT
      2006        Artists For The New Century - Bennington Center For The Arts - Bennington, VT
      2006        Out Of Africa - Bascom Louise Gallery - Highlands, NC
      2005        One Man Show - The Summer House - Highlands, NC
      2004       12th Annual Southeast Invitational Miniature Show - Germanton Gallery, Germanton, NC

Publications


    2018   Double Gun Journal - My Life As A Sporting Artist - Winter 2018
    2017   Gray's Sporting Journal - Back Cover- Sept/Oct 2017
    2016    Gray's Sporting Journal - Cover - May/June 2016
    2015    Quail Forever -Winter 2016 - Ga Di Lane Wildlife Management
    2015    Upland Almanac - Winter 2015 - Days End2015    
    2015    Shooting Sportsman - Illustration - April/May 2015
    2015    Upland Almanac - Days End - Summer 2015
    2014    Grays Sporting Journal - Back cover - August 2014
    2011     The Sporting Shot-Volume 8 - December 2011
    2011     Pheasants Forever - Cover (Summer 2011)
    2010     Southwest Art Magazine - Art Values (Aug 2010)
    2010     Garden & Gun Newsletter -"Art Gone Wild" Feb 2010  www.garden&gun.com
    2010     NRA American Hunter Online Magazine - "Artist Peggy Watkins"  Feb 2010
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    2009      Shooting Sportsman Magazine - Illustration  "The Backup Dog" (May/June 2009)
    2008      Southwest Art Magazine - Jungle Fever (Feb 2008)
    2008      Field Trial Magaine - Cover and article (Summer 2008)
    2008      QuaiForever Magazine - Illustration  (Summer 2008)
    2007      Sporting Classics Magazine - Auctions and Exhibitions, Wildlife Expo (Nov/Dec 2007)
    2007      Wildlife Art Magazine - Artists For The Next Generation
    2006      Wildlife Art Magazine -Bennington Show - Artists For The New Century    
    2006      LaureMagazine - Cover and article  (Jan 2006) 
    2005      Covey Rise - The Art Of Peggy Watkins (Aug. 2005)
    2005      Wildlife Art Magazine  - Natures Way - Cheetah

Museum Collections

     Bennington Center For The Arts - Bennington, VT
     
Other

Federal Junior Duck Stamp Judge - 2017   
The Canadian Wildlife Conservation Stamp - Yukon Territory 2008
Books

     2012   The Lectures of Her Higness Princess Takamado - published by Osaka University
     2009   Strokes Of Genius 2 - published by Northlight Books
     2009   Best Of America Oil Artists Volume II - published by Kennedy Publishing