9515 N. Stonebrook Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85743
Selected Exhibitions (fine art paintings, installations,
furniture and poetry)
2019 Two paintings accepted into Tucson Medical Center Healing Art's Permanent Collection.
2019 Pen and Ink drawings on exhibit in Contreras Galley Small Works show, Tucson.
2019 Invitational Art Show at Tucson Cactus and Koi in "Bloom Garden Art." Charity show for
Banner Hospital Children's Art Program.
2016 The Drawing Studio, Art Un/dressed, a celebration of the human form, paintings by Mirle Freel and Judy O'Toole-Freel, April 16 - May 11, reception: Sat. April 16, 6-9pm, Tucson, AZ.
2014 Tucson International Airport, Lower Link Gallery Exhibition of
"Zigzag the Rocking Roadrunner" graphic illustrations, by Mirle Freel,
Author Judy O'Toole-Freel, September 15 - December 14, 2014.
2010 Oro Valley Council Chambers invitational/one-person show, "Equine Dressed in Design" (paintings& drawings), and "Women at Work and Play" (Paintings). Oro Valley, AZ. Exhibit coordinator: Mike Standish
2010 Mesch, Clark, Rothschild Exhibition, 5-Artist Show w/Judy showing 10 acrylic paintings "Faces of Women", Tucson, AZ.
2009-10 Tucson International Airport, Upper Link Gallery, "Horse Paintings", Tucson, AZ. Curated by Viki Matthews.
2009 Tucson City Council, Ward 6, Renaissance Women Multi-Media Exhibit, January-February.
Espousing Art - Showcasing creative couples, First Light Creative
Center, Stone Avenue Gallery
Artists of Rural Pima County, TPAC, Tucson, AZ (group traveling show)
Artists of Rural Pima County, TPAC, Tucson, AZ (group show)
Tucson, 15 Minute Exhibit: A Collaboration Experimentation using Space
From Seeds to Art, WomanKraft Gallery at the Castle, Tucson,
Curated by Gayle Swanbeck (Installation:ÓSeeds of PeaceÓ).
Gallery, Tucson Arts District Partnership, Tucson, AZ.
Curated by Mauricio Toussaint (paintings).
of Earth, Solar Culture Gallery, Tucson, AZ. (painting)
2002 Members Showcase, WomanKraft Gallery
at the Castle, Tucson, AZ.
Curated by Gayle Swanbeck (paintings and drawings)
Drawing Down the Muse, WomanKraft Gallery at the Castle, Tucson,
Curated by Gayle Swanbeck (paintings and Workshop Presenter: Let
Your Imagination Run Free)
2001 Home Improvements, WomanKraft
Gallery at the Castle, Tucson, AZ.
Curated by Gayle Swanbeck. (paintings, furniture, poetry).
Down the Muse, WomanKraft Gallery at the Castle, Tucson, AZ.
Curated by Gayle Swanbeck. (paintings, furniture, poetry and poetry
of Rural Pima County, Tucson/Pima Arts Council, Tucson, AZ.
Curated by Maryjane Dorofachuk. (painting with haiku).
The First Ground Zero Millennial - Contemporary Artists, UGF Fine
University of Great Falls, Mt. Curated by Julie Becker.(painting/haiku).
Frontier Montana Gathering of Artists, National Park Service-Grant
National Historic Site, Deer Lodge, Montana. Curated by Bob Barkell.
display and reading).
1997 Charity Bash Show & Auction,
University of Great Falls, Great Falls, Montana.
Events Coordinator: Donna Faccenda.
Art Stroll at Bookmark-It, Great Falls, Montana. (paintings &
College of Great Falls Art Department, Paris Gibson Square Museum
Great Falls, Montana. Curated by Barbara Racker. (poem in permanent
SELECTED BOOK AND ARTICLE PUBLICATIONS:
(book signing, presentations, awards)
2009 Book signing and presentation, Wheeler Taft Abbett Library, Tucson, AZ.
2009 Book signing, Aardvark, Aardvark, How Do you Do! and Looking for the Sunrise, Tucson City Council, Ward 6. January.
2009 Book signings, Aardvark, Aardvark, How Do You Do! and Looking for the Sunrise, Copper Creek Elementary and Painted Sky Elementary Schools.
2008 Published children's art book , Aardvark, Aardvark, How Do You Do! released March 2008.
2008 Oro Valley/Marana Magazine, "A Life's Work, August 2008.
2008 Western National Parks Association, Aardvark, Aardvark, How Do You Do! book signing and presentation, June, 2008.
2008 Recipient of Individual Mini Grant, Tucson Pima Arts Council, for presentation of children's art book, Aardvark, Aardvark, How Do You Do!, Marana Children's Art Festival.
2008 Review of Aardvark, Aardvark, How Do You Do! by J.C.Martin, Arizona Daily Star, "Books - Southern Arizona Authors".
2008 Marana Weekly News, "Couple to Present children's book at festival", by Jim Bradbury.
2008 The Explorer, "Artful Painting, couple seeks to promote visual literacy, by Ty Bowers.
2006 Arizona Daily Star, "For couple, home is where the art is." by Shelly Shelton.
2006 Book signing, Borders, "Looking for the Sunrise", poetry book, Tucson, AZ., February.
2006 Poetry Book : Looking for the
Sunrise, released December, 2006.
DIY Design Award Winner featured in Fall issue 2006, Tucson Home Magazine.
Celebrate! Poets Speak Out, Fall 2005. (Poem selected)
Arizona Daily Star, Living With Art (the Freels) by Joan Barrett,
Chinook-Wind, A Poetry Anthology, December 3, 2000 (In Recognition
of and featured poem, Our Journey.
Northern Journeys-An Art Magazine, "Winter Within"
Oct/Nov/Dec., Bonners Ferry , Idaho.
Turning Leaves - Poems by the Writers of The Montana Institute
of the Arts, "Blending Forces", Great Falls, Montana.
The Pinto Horse, "F(r)eel Good Horsercising", April-June,
San Diego, CA.
Learning Today, "Energy + Resources + Creativity = Educational
Resource Center", Winter, Norman, Oklahoma.
The Library-College Experimenter, "Jukiabig Mashad",
November, Norman, Oklahoma.
Design, "How Many Times", November, Indianapolis,
Learning Today, "Is There A Media Specialist In The House",
Fall, Norman, Oklahoma.
University of Iowa: MA - Educational Media/ Library 8-71.
University of Northern Iowa: BA - Social Sciences, Visual Impairment,