Representation
dk Gallery
25 West Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
770.427.5377

Select Exhibitions (*solo, two-person)
2017
Pin Up Show, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA
Nude and Figure, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA

2016
St. Luke’s Elks Healing Arts, St. Luke’s Elks Rehabilitation Hospital, Boise, ID
Dazed and Confused, Story Story Night, Boise, ID
Valentines for AIDS, Boise, ID

2015
La Bottega dell’ Acquaforte, Laguna Beach, CA*
The Grand Experiment (i am because you are), Gallery Five18, Boise, ID*
I Pray on Dirty Knees, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA*
Valentines For AIDS, Boise, ID

2014
Brave House Secrets, Track 13 Gallery, Nampa, ID*
Small Works, Gallery Five18, Boise, ID
Tah Gallery, South Pasadena, CA

2013
Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Fort Worth, TX

2012
Dancing Sacred, St. Matthew’s Cathedral, Dallas, TX*
Art in the Garden, McCall, ID

2010
A Mary Visit, Trinity Episcopal Church, The Woodlands, TX*
In the Being of the Great I AM, St. Matthews Cathedral, Dallas, TX*

2008
Mary, my God says, Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID*

2006
Works on Paper, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

2004
Stewart Gallery, Boise, ID
Bearing the Burdens of the Father, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Boise, ID

2001
Departureturn, Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX

Bibliography (links open in new window)
Tischner, Lily, dk Gallery, Paper Cuts and Paper Heals: Connie Karleta Sales Interview, July 5, 2017

Tischner, Lily, dk Gallery, Paper Cuts and Paper Heals: Connie Karleta Sales, June 23, 2017

Langrill, Chereen, News and Community, St. Luke’s Blogs, St. Luke’s Rehab Exhibit Shows the Healing Power of Art, April 8, 2016

Hohenbrink, Kristian, Can an Artist Excel in Small Business, K and H Consulting, January 2015

Marten, Lisa, 3 Exhibits, 3 Cities in 3 Months. . . The Creative Conversation of Connie K. Sales Art, revelatorART, January 9, 2015

Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Catalog

Muller, Heidi, “52 Fridays:  #12 – Idaho”, Mish Mash Make, January 20, 2012

Perez, John. Interview, Artist Avenue, Boise Community Radio, 2009

Fletcher, Colleen. Interview, Infusion, Boise Community Radio, 2009

Hames, Jerry, Artists Search for Light in Darkness, Episcopal Life Online, December 19, 2008

Salon de Refuse, Channel 7 News, Boise, Idaho, 2005

Oland, Dana, Celebrating Women in the Arts, Idaho Statesman, Life, Sunday, November 16, 2003

Oland, Dana, A Celebration of Women in the Arts, Idaho Statesman, Life, Tuesday, October 19, 2002

Publications
Print (*exhibition catalog)
Bijak, Tom, and Kathy Kershner, editors, Twitter Trilogy:  An ultra-short Owyhee memoir, Forum:  An annual medium for open discussion, 2017
Bijak, Tom, and Kathy Kershner, editors, Love Unceasing:  Her journey onward walking, Forum:  An annual medium for open discussion, 2017
Cover Art, Boise Weekly, April 1, 2015, March 12, 2014, January 9, 2013, January 28, 2009
Bijak, Tom, and Kathy Kershner, editors, Visual PoetryForum:  An Annual Medium for Open Discussion, 2014
Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, 2013*
Mary, my God says, Grace Episcopal Church, 2008*
Online
Beneath Her Cotton Skin, daCunha.global, 2016
Past Contributions 
Crossing Genres
Literati Magazine

Books
Journey: Volume I, CKWilliams Publishing, 2010
Mary, CKWilliams Publishing, 2009

Lectures
2017
Paper Please!, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA
Art as Salvation, dk Gallery, Marietta, GA

2015
Conversations:  The Grand Experiment: i am because you are, Gallery Five18, Boise, ID
Connecting people to art:  An introduction to 3 Exhibits, 3 Cities in 3 Months, Gallery Five18, Boise, ID

2014
Brave House Secrets, Track 13 Gallery, Nampa, ID

2013
Art and Connection, Envision, Boise, ID

2010
Creative Process and Spiritual Healing, Trinity Episcopal Church, The Woodlands, TX
Vocation as an Artist, St. Matthews Episcopal Church, Dallas, TX

2009
Mary, St. Stephens Art Gallery, Boise, ID

2004
Bearing the Burdens of the Father, St. Stephens Art Gallery, Boise, ID

Education
B.F.A.       Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Also Studied:
Fort Burgwin Research Center, Taos NM
University College, Oxford, England
University of Washington, Seattle, WA (MFA program in Drawing and Painting, left due to illness)

Teaching
2017
Creative Conversation & Practicing Visio Divina, The Woodlands, TX

2016
Landscape and Memory:  engaging historical preservation through plein air painting, Celebration Park, ID

2009
2D Explorations, Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID
3D Explorations, Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID

2006
Professor of Record, Art 190, Introduction to Drawing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2005
Teaching Assistant, Art 190, Introduction to Drawing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1996
Teaching Assistant, 3-D Design, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

1995
Art Teacher, Volunteer Elementary School Program, Garland, Texas

Other
2011
Interpretive Specialist, Celebration Park, Canyon County Parks, Recreation, and Waterways

2005-06
Gallery Assistant, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, Washington

1998
Assistant Preparator, Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX

1997
Mentor, RAP (Recognition for Artists Program), Dallas, TX

1994-97
Studio Assistant, Sculptor: James Sullivan, Dallas, TX

Collections
Public:  Blackburn and Jones, LLP, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Ioema Collection
Private:  Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, New Mexico, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, New Mexico, New York, Germany, Australia, United Kingdom

Awards
Historic Preservation Fund Grant for Landscape and Memory, 2016
Boise Plein Air Art Competition, Winner, 2013
Jurors’ Choice Award – “Art in the Garden”, McCall, Idaho, 2012
Art Fund Grant, St. Anne Episcopal Church, 2001
Zelle Grants, Southern Methodist University, 1993-1995
Meadows School of the Arts Scholarship, Southern Methodist University:
Studio Art – 1994-1996, Art History, 1996
Southern Methodist University in Taos, NM Scholarship, 1994, 1995
Yale University Summer School of Music and Art Fellowship Grant, Nominee, 1995
Superior Award for Women in Fine Arts, 1995

Art Residencies
2016-cont. & 2013
F.R.O.G.S., High Cove, NC

2008-10
Grace Episcopal Church, Nampa, ID