- “New Year, New You…” by Kelly Houx in KC Studio – January 2015
- “Valerie Doran Bashaw: Latest Installment” in STAMPS School of Art & Design – April 2014
- “Missouri Artist: Valerie Doran Bashaw” in Missouri Life – September 2012
- “Valerie Doran Bashaw” in Strecker-Nelson Gallery
- 2017, 2007, 1999, Campanella Gallery, Park University, Parkville, Missouri, Solo Shows
- 2017, LOVE RUST, Trap Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
- 2016, Kansas City Kansas Community College, Kansas City, Kansas, included in College art collection
- 2015, Longview Community College, Lee’s Summit, Missouri, Solo show
- 2015, ReMEMBERS, Kansas City Artists Coalition Juried Exhibition, Kansas City, Missouri
- 2014, Commission for private residence, Leawood, Kansas.
- 2014, Strecker Nelson Gallery, Manhattan, KS, solo show.
- 2013, State of the Arts Juried Show at the Prairie Village Kansas City Hall.
- 2013, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, KC, MO, Arts Council of Metropolitan KC, “Now Showing” program
- 2012, Beumer Group LLC, KC, MO, Arts Council of Metropolitan KC, “Now Showing” program
- 2011, Kansas University Medical Center, KC, KS, “Kansas, Four Seasons”, Commission
- 2010, “Anna’s Garden”, Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Overland Park, KS, Solo Show
- 2008-10, “Celebrating Creativity”, William Woods University, Fulton, MO
- 2009, “New Work in Jewel Tones”, Kaw Valley Arts & Humanities, KC, KS , Solo Show
- 2009, “Fiber Diversity”, City Arts Gallery, Wichita, KS
- 2008, Shirley Stiles Gallery, Westwood, KS, Solo Show
- 2007, Kansas City Kansas Community College, “Four Seasons on the Kaw River” Commission
- 2006, Ewing Kauffman Foundation for Entrepreneurial Studies, Kansas City, MO
- 1992, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Master of Fine Arts, Fiber
- 1984, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Fiber
- 1971-74, Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
Selected Teaching Experience
- 2015-current, Ghost Ranch Conference and Education Center, Abiquiu, New Mexico
- 2014-current, Turning Point Center for Health and Healing, art classes.
- 2013-current, Metropolitan Community Colleges, online Survey of Art Courses
- 2013-2016 and 2004-2007, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO, Fiber, 2 D Design, Color Theory, Mixed Media & Art Survey courses
- 2013-17, Kansas City Art Institute, KC, MO, Department of Continuing Education
- 2011-16, Kansas City Kansas Community College, KC, KS, Art History, Art Appreciation.
- 2010, Park University, Parkville, MO, Fiber studio art class.
- 2006, 2009-10, Accessible Arts, KC, KS, Arts Educator teaching students with special needs. Agencies served: USD 500, Kansas City Kansas School District; Kansas State School for the Blind and The Marillac Center
- 2009-current, Bishop Spencer Place, KC, MO, Art classes for senior citizens featuring painting and drawing
- 2000-11, The Barstow School, Kansas City, MO, Lead Art Teacher for Summer Camps
- 1992-2017, Kansas City Young Audiences, Kansas City, MO, Artist in Residence and youth educator
- 2014-15, Juror, Art Westport, Kansas City, MO
- 2008, Juror, Prairie Village Art Fair, Prairie Village, KS
- 2005-current, Sharing a Vision for Generations, Board Member
- 2006-10, Missouri Artists Association DBA The Best of Missouri Hands, Vice President/Board of Directors
- Extensive sales, customer service and teaching background