Jacki is a member of Bloomington Watercolor Society, Watercolor Society of Indiana, Indiana Plain Air Painters, IPAPA: Friends of T.C. Steele and Indiana Artist (Club) Association.
Her work can be viewed at the Viridian Art Gallery in Bloomington, IN and in the Juniper Gallery in Spencer, IN.
Her work has been shown in the Hoosier Salon annual juried show, Indiana Artist annual juried show and the Watercolor Society annual juried show. She has won several awards at the T.C. Steele paint out events, Nashville, IN, including several 1st place ribbons, a merit award in the Indiana Artist annual show, and a second place award at the annual First Brush of Spring show in New Harmony, IN.
She has been a watercolor teacher at the former John Waldron Art Center and Ivy Tech College. Likewise, Jacki was a former art teacher grades 1 through 12 and a graduate of Indiana University. She and her husband reside in Bloomington, IN.
Jacki enjoys traveling and painting with other plain air artist. She has traveled with the late Charles Gruppe and has painted in Italy, Portugal and France. She is now studying with Andy Evansen, an accomplished watercolor artist.