Selected Commissions from over 300+ portraits:

- UConn's Lady's Basketball  - 2017

- Dallas Cowboys - 2017

- College Football Playoff - 2016

- Congressman John Lewis - 2016

- NCAA Basketball Champions - 2016

- Cicely Tyson - 2016

- Maya Angelou - Winston - Salem, NC 2014

- Appointed to Public Arts Committee by Mayor Madeline Rogero - Knoxville, TN 2014

- Professor Kelly Price, East Tennessee State University - Johnson City, TN 2013

Pat Summitt Unveiling - Knoxville, TN 2013

Thaddeous Young, NBA Player - 2012

- Mayor Daniel Brown - Knoxville, TN 2012

- Federal Court Judge Stephan P. Mickle - Gainesville, FL 2012

- ​"Japan-Aid" for Save The Children Japan - Washington, DC 2011

- Goodwill Ambassador of Unesco, Mrs. Esther Coopersmith - Washington, DC 2011

- Bishop Vashti McKenzie 13th Eiscopal District of AME Church - Memphis, TN 2011

- Bishop McKinley Young 11th Episcopal District of AME Church - Jacksonville, FL 2011

- Bishop Adam Richardson Jr. 2nd Episcopal District of AME Church - Washington, DC 2011

- Seymore Green, First African American to serve on the Knoxville, TN Board of Ed. - Knoxville, TN 2011

- Governor Bill Haslam - Nashville, TN 2010

- Senior Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, The Great Gathering - Columbia, SC 2010

- Senior Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church Zion Church, The Great Gathering - Columbia, SC 2010

- Senior Bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, The Great Gathering - Columbia, SC 2010

- Dr. William Shaw, President of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. - Nashville, TN 2010

- Dr. William H. Curtis, President of the Hampton University Minister's Conference - Hampton, VA 2010

- Director Spike Lee, American film maker - Knoxville, TN 2009

- Pastor Joel Osteen, Lakewood Church - Houston, TX 2009

- Bishop TD Jakes, The Potter's House - Dallas, TX 2009

- President Barack Obama, couple's portrait - Roanoke, VA 2009

- President Barack Obama, self portrait - Cincinnati, OH 2009

- Terrance and Rocsi portaits, BET's 106 & Park Countdown Show - New York, NY 2008

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