Fine Frame Gallery

….Born and raised, Rochester, New York
….Graduated from Syracuse University with a
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
….She has dedicated herself to painting since her
retirement in 1991 as Founder and Head Coach,
Rowan Aquatic Club
….In 1995 she was the recipient of a NC Arts Council
Project Grant
….Studied with distinguished “Plein Air” painters such
as Charles Sovek, Morgan Samuel Price, Ken Auster,
Kim English, Ann Templeton, Camille Pryzwodek and
John Ebersberger.
….Serves on the Board of the Waterwork’s Visual
Arts Center and is on the staff as a Painting Instructor.
….Has had numerous solo and group shows.
….Has won several awards, most recently third place
in the DAR National “Cultural
Heritage” painting competition and she won first and
third place in a Mooresille Paint Out.
….Her paintings are found in numerous regional
collections, for example the Rowan Regional Medical
Center, Rowan Hospice Care and the Swimming Hall
of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, FL, and many private

Oil Painters of America, Associate Member                  
Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, Juried Member
Waterworks Visual Arts Center                     
American Impressionist Society                     
Plein Air Carolina    
International Plein Air Painters
Women Painters of the  South
Waterworks Visual Arts Center
Phyllis Steimel
"Atlantic Sunrise"
"St. Mary's"