find my work at:

five crows gallery and handcrafted gifts

41 main street

natick, ma 01760

the studios @ 3 adams

3 adams street

natick, ma 01760

public art & community service:

2011 - 2015

art on the common/community paint day: coordinator of  this community event held annually in september offering free painting to guests to the natick farmer's market on the natick common. 150 - 200 guest painters participate coordinated by a volunteer staff.


heart of the community award recipient: the annual heart of the community award to recognize individuals or an organization for outstanding service to the Natick community.


outdoor community mosaic project "as trees give life to their branches, partnered with mosaic art institute of natick.

2009 - 2012

locks & keys project: creator, an interactive outdoor public art installation consisitng of a 12 foot fence convered with locks, keys, notes, and art that illustrate memeories, thoughts, homes and dreams and placed on the fence by both local participants and around the world.

2002 - 2003

freedom flag:  18' x 32' american flag comprised of 1,000+ hand painted squares created by natick public school students. each cloth square represents student reactions and hopes for the future in a post 911 society.  installation continuously on display at wilson middle School, 22 rutledge road, natick, ma. project funded by the natick cultural council.

1999 - 2015

natick artists open studios: on board during the creation of the initial concept and implementation of the annual event with 70+ artists every october in natick, ma., as well as assist in the organization.

group and solo shows:

2017 morse institute library, natick, ma - "Check It Out" - group

2017 natick community organic farm, natick, ma (july/august)

2017  morse institute library, natick, ma - "right" gallery - solo

2016  bacon free library, natick, ma - group

2016 massachusetts horticultural society, dover, ma - art in the garden

2016  the center for the arts natick, natick, ma - solo

2015 the bakery on the common, natick, ma - solo

2015 "people" group show at the morse institute library, natick, ma.

2015 the bakery on the common, natick, ma - solo

2015 small works at fountain street fine art, framingham, ma

2015 "your art here" postcard show at fountain street fine art, framingham, ma

2014 bacon free library, natick, ma. - solo

2014 natick town hall, natick, ma - duo with liza curtis

2014 "green" group show at the morse institiute library, natick ma


denise girardin

bright. shiny. happy. things.