Living in Fairfield, PA, Dorothea is a mixed media artist who enjoys printmaking and teaching.

She's shown her talent throughout Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and, with being a member of the Plein Air Group, even Ireland!  Within a span of 10 years, she had exhibited her work 29 times.  Check out only some of the exhibits she's been in:

  • Adams County Arts Council, Juried Art Exhibit, Gettysburg, PA 2005-2011
  • Gettysburg Festival of the Arts, Gettysburg, PA 2009-2013
  • Artisan Marketplace of Adams County, Gettysburg, PA 2010
  • "Contrast in Place and Paint", Redbrick Gallery, Martinsburg, WV 2010
  • Artomatic @Frederick2011
  • "Ode to Spring", Hanover Area Arts Guild, Hanover, PA 2011
  • Recent Monotype Prints, The Muse, Frederick, MD 2011
  • Barnstormers, Frederick Co. Landmarks, 2011
  • 80th Annual Cumberland Valley Exhibition, WCMFA, Hagerstown, MD 2012
  • Antique Underground (Volt Restaurant), Frederick, MD 2012
  • "Crop Up"Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick, MD 2012
  • Frederick Plein Air Painters, Griffin Art Center, Frederick, MD 2012-2013
  • Frederick Plein Air Artists, Blanche Ames Gallery, Frederick, MD 2013
  • Plein Air Painting Trip to County Clare, Ireland 2014
  • New Mexico Paintings, Griffin Art Center 2014
  • Barn Art Show, G.A.R., Gettysburg, PA 2014
  • ACAC Juried Art Exhibition, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 2014
  • "Smokin' Hot", Cigar Box Magic, The Artist's Gallery, Frederick, MD 2014

Dorothea also stretches her philanthropic muscles through education and art education.  She taught Living and Learning Seminars at HACC in 2012, Open Studio Classes at the Emmitsburg Senior Center in 2013.  For several years, she's taught at Frederick Community College in the Institute for Learning and Retirement and in Continued Learning.  She also teaches through the Adams County Art Council in Gettysburg, PA, and at Frederick County, Parks and Recreation in Frederick, MD.