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Publicity & Reviews
Spring  2003 Completion of  the first painting "Liza's Reef".
Summer 2005 Project began. Treasure House in Fiji, Riverlink, and the WNC Nature Center  added as Liza's Reef beneficiaries.
August 6th, 2006 Private exhibition and opening of the first eight paintings. Held at Lee Pantas' studio in Fairview, North Carolina
August  2006 Southern Alliance For Clean Energy (SACE) added as a Liza's Reef beneficiary.
September 2006 The Coral Reef Alliance added as a Liza's Reef beneficiary.
December 2006 Epsilon Eta added as a Liza's Reef  beneficiary
December 2006 Painting #9 The Emerald Grouper finished
July 4th, 2007 Painting #10 The Heart of the Reef finished
November, 2008 Painting #11 The Jeweled Octopus  finished
November, 2008 Reef Relief added as a Liza's Reef beneficiary
October, 2009 Liza's Reef on Facebook
November, 2009 Painting #12 The Kingdom of Namena finished.
June 2010 Giclee prints of paintings in the Liza's Reef series made available for sale
July 2010 Liza's Reef  at Bele Chere in Asheville NC