2013 -2015 - President of South Oakland Art Association Member of the Society for Arts and HealthCare Member of South Oakland Art Association Royal Oak Arts Council
Artists Directory- Healing Power of Art and Artists -Manhatten Arts International
City of Franklin Council for the Visual and Performing Arts Co-Chair of National Arts Program PTA (Reflections) Public School, City of Austin Pastel Society
AWARDS AND HONORS:
2014 Presidential Collection Award for “Healing Journey” and “Heavenly Strength”, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Pontiac, MI 2013 Certificate of Appreciation (for volunteering time teaching art as therapy), Common Ground, Pontiac, MI
2013 Honorable Mention – SOAA March Artist of the Month, South Oakland Art Association, Royal Oak, MI 2012 3rd Place Award – SOAA November Artist of the Month, South Oakland Art Association, Royal Oak, MI
2012 1st place - SOAA March Artist of the Month Award, South Oakland Art Association, Royal Oak, MI 2012 3rd place - SOAA January Artist of the Month Award, South Oakland Art Association, Royal Oak, MI
2011 Best of Show for “Journey”, First Annual Donna A. Vogelheim Healing Power of Art (juried exhibition), Nancy A. Fox Gallery, Providence Hospital, Novi, MI 2011 1st Place for Artist Choice Award: Most Creative Passion and Vision, Michigan Apple Trail, Detroit, MI
2014 Art Prize, Bar Divani, (Connected Art Books, Exhibit), Grand Rapids, MI 2014 Our Town Exhibit, Birmingham Community House, Birmingham, MI 2014 Royal Oak Artist’s Market Show, Royal Oak Artist’s Market, Royal Oak, MI 2014 Royal Oak Historical Museum Show, Royal Oak, MI
2014 Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair, Memorial Park, Royal Oak MI 2014 Encaustic Display, Bay Harbor Gallery, Bay Harbor, MI
2013 Celebrity Artist Exhibit, The Swan for Life Foundation, McLaren Cancer Center, Clarkston, MI 2013 Morpho Gallery, “Wax (in) Blue: An Encaustic Exhibition”, Chicago, IL 2013 Manhattan Healing Arts Online Exhibit, New York, NY
2013 Royal Oak Historical Museum Show, Royal Oak Historical Museum, Royal Oak, MI 2013 Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair, Royal Oak, MI 2013 Franklin Fine Art Show, Franklin, MI
2012 The Art of Jacqueline Drake: Solo Show, (benefitting Gilda's Club), Studio D Art Gallery, Birmingham, MI. 2012 Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair, Royal Oak, MI 2012 Franklin Fine Art Show, Franklin, MI
2012 Royal Oak Artist’s Market Show, Royal Oak Artist’s Market, Royal Oak, MI
2011 Solo Exhibit, Franklin Grill, Franklin, MI 2011 Michigan Apple Trail, Detroit, MI 2011 First Annual Donna A. Vogelheim Healing Power of Art, Nancy A Fox Gallery, Providence Hospital, Novi, MI
PUBLICATIONS, ARTICLES, and REVIEWS: 2014
Tappan, Tammy. “Meet Your Ambassadors.” Connected - The Project, The Book, The Exhibit. wwwconnectedartbook.com. 2014. p.7. Print.
Lee, Lisa “Quantum Wellness Retreat - Pure Bliss Art & Mediation.” Renaissance University Newsletter. Jan, 26 2013. p.5. Print.
2013 “Swan for Life Cancer Foundation.” The Penny Stretcher. Clarkston. 5/8/2013. p. 5. Print.
Wing, Diana. “Reception to Benefit Art Therapy Program.” Observer & Eccentric Newspaper. September 29, 2013. p.A7. Print.
Sanchez, Erin. “Art of a Common Cause.” Royal Oak Review. October 2013. p.11. Print. Tower, Jeanne. “Art Show at Royal Oak Museum.” Oakland Press. September 2013. p.A14. Print. 2012
Wing, Diana. “Creating Art Can Help People Heal.” Observer and Eccentric Newspapers. May 16, 2012. PDF file.
Byrne, Mike. “Jacqueline Drake - Painting in Layers from the Inner Layers of the Heart.” Art Vine Monthly Newsletter. May 2012. PDF File.
Drake, Jacqueline. “Mother Artist.” www.wishstudio.org. June 2012. PDF File. Bert, Diane. “Franklin Round Up.” Observer & Eccentric Newspaper. Sept. 9, 2012. p. A8.
Wise, Kim. “Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit Helps Provide Emotional Support for Cancer Patients.” WJBK Fox 2 News. September 26, 2012. PDF File.
Centofanti, Deena. “Heath Works segment.” Fox 2 News, Channel 2. September 25th, 2012. News media.
McClary, Erin. “Franklin, Birmingham Part of ‘MI Apple Trail’.” C & G Newspapers. Birmingham Bloomfield Eagle. July 27, 2011. p.1 & p.20A. Print.
Seltzer, Michael. “The Apple Stays in Franklin.” Franklin Villager. Nov. 2011. p.4 Print.
McClary, Erin. “Along MI Apple Trail.” C & G Newspapers. Birmingham Bloomfield Eagle. August 10, 2011. p.1. Print. WORKSHOPS AND LECTURES HELD:
2012 – Present: Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit, “Journey Within: Art & Meditation” weekly workshops, Royal Oak, MI 2014: Ambassador for Connected Art Prize, “Workshops for Artists”, Grand Rapids and Milford, MI
2014: Henry Ford Motor Company, “Leadership Art & Meditation Workshop”, Birmingham, MI 2013: Art Experience, Pontiac, MI 2013: Unity People's International Conference, “Art & Meditation Workshop”, Detroit, MI 2013: Cambridge Financial, “Art & Meditation Workshop”, Franklin, MI
2013: Renaissance Unity Quantum Wellness Retreat, “Art and Meditation Workshop”, Warren, MI 2012 – 2013: Common Ground, (volunteer art teacher since 2011), Royal Oak, MI 2009 – Present: Annual “Reflections Workshops”, Birmingham School District, Birmingham, MI