Joined Jul 24 2010
Dale received his first award in 1967 from Northern Illinois University and Eastern IL University. He was awarded 2nd & 3rd place in the Regional Photography Contest for High Schools. He attended Chicago Academy of Fine Arts and went on to receive an AA degree in Photography from College of Due Page Glen Ellyn, IL and a BS in Fine Art from Drury University Springfield, MO
Dale teaches art classes; Stained Glass, Acrylic Collage Painting, Acrylic Abstract Painting and Clutter’s Last Stand, a Closet Organization class at Ozarks Technical Community College, Springfield, MO. where he has work on display in the office of Continuing Education. Dale regularly exhibits his stained glass and other artwork at local galleries, (Hawthorn Galleries) and Tall Grass Art Gallery and Union Street Gallery in the Chicago area. Dale enjoys playing acoustic guitar music at various venues and is available for First Friday Art walk, parties and special events. For the second consecutive year Dale has been commissioned by Tall Grass Arts Association in Chicago to create a custom stained glass sculpture for the 2008, 2009 and 2010 annual Beaux Arts Ball the pieces are presented to the honored guest speaker for the evening. In addition he has held memberships and exhibited with the Springfield Visual Arts Alliance and Barton County Arts Council. He is also a member of Tall Grass Arts Association, Union Street Gallery and The Best Of Missouri Hands. He has had work on display at Drury University's Hammons School of Architecture. Most recently, Dale has participated in the James River Basin Rain Barrel Reveal Project (inception 2007). 2008, 2009, 2010. Each artist paints a barrel to auction on E
BAY with proceeds donated to JRBP. Dale has been Featured artist at Hawthorn Galleries, Fresh Gallery and OTC Gallery all in Springfield, MO
Additional work may be seen and purchased through his websites.
If you have an interest in learning more about techniques for Acrylic Collage Paining, Acrylic Abstract Painting, Stained Glass, or how to organize your closets and other spaces, please email or call
417 860 5333