Born in Chicago, IL

Currently residing in Downers Grove, IL

Exhibits and Shows

2017 "Portals" group show, If these Walls Could Talk Gallery, Aurora, IL
2017 "Lost Gardens" one-woman show, Atkinson Collection Gallery, Bensenville, IL April 1 - 30, 2017
2017 "Childhood's End" - Tinley Park Public Library, Tinley Park, IL
2016 "Around Mayslake" - Mayslake Peabody Mansion, Oak Brook, IL
2016 Patrice S. Nelson - Spring Show - - The Gallery at El Dorado, Sun City, AZ
2016 Spring Member's Show - Elmhurst Artist Guild. Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2015 "Alumni Spectacular" - Illinois State University Galleries, Normal, IL
2015 "Science and Art"-  Arterie Fine Arts Gallery, Naperville, IL
2015 "Arts Garden" - Atkinson-O'Rouke Gallery, Elmhurst, IL
2014 Elmhurst Artist Guild Summer Member Show - Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2014 “What Do You Love?”- The Vogt Visual Arts Center, Tinley Park, IL
2013 “Postcard Art” – Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2013 Elmhurst Artist Guild Fall Member Show – Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
2012 “This is Paper!” - Gallery 200 - West Chicago, IL
2012 Book and Paper – Orland Park Public Library, Orland Park, IL
2011  Fine Arts Building - 2nd Fridays, Chicago, Illinois
2010  Alumni Show - Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2010 “Gulf Oil Disaster Response” - The Foster Collective - Chicago, IL, Huntsville, AL, San Francisco, CA
2010 “The Illustrated Accordion” – Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, MI
2012 summer – “Simple Bookbinding Workshop” – Mayslake Peabody Mansion, Oak Brook, IL


        School of the Art Institute of Chicago - continuing education classes in painting

        Columbia College, Chicago – bookbinding and papermaking workshops

        Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL - graduate classes in painting, drawing and art history

        Illinois State University, Normal, IL - Comprehensive major, B.S. in art

Represented by: The Atkinson Collection,  

115 E. Green St., Bensenville, IL 60106, 630-335-9565