"Boxed - In", Nineteen Poems and Five Etchings, by Gar Bethel and Ralph Steeds. (A limited edition, hand-bound book containing five hand printed etchings in each copy.)

Designed the book cover for "Small Wonder," a collection of poems by Gar Bethel. The book was published by Point Rider Press, at The University of Oklahoma, Norman Oklahoma


The Adolph Dial Faculty Award for creative work. Presented to Ralph L. Steeds by Pembroke StateUniversity, 1992. This award has been established to recognize and honor three outstanding Pembroke State University faculty members who have distinguished themselves in one of the following areas: Teaching Excellence, Scholarship/Creative work and Community Service. One award in each area is presented at commencement exercises each year.


University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma

Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, Texas

Duke Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina

Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, North Carolina

Study Collection, University of Southern California at Chico State University

Study Collection, Larson Drawing Collection, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville Tennessee

Winstone Press Archive Collection, "Paradox for Teresa" hand-drawn stone Lithograph. 1988

Private Collection, Sidney Chafetz, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Drs Helen C.M. Marres-Schretlen, Rijksprentenkabinet, Rijksmusem, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Private Collections in Korea, Brazil, Japan and others.

For a copy of complete resume, with showings awards, and exhibits, please refer to the contact page.