Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1961.  Currently lives in Fullerton, California



2003  MFA in Painting: The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA


1983 BFA in Art Education, Liberal Arts Major: Philadelphia College of Art


1983  Certificate in Fine Arts, Painting: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts



B I B L I O G R A P H Y /  M E D I A

SD Voyager: Thought Provokers Interview October 24, 2018. 

Samantha Mondonado, “Old Enough to Know Better at Crane Arts.”  Broad Street Review.  November 20, 2015.

Drew Moss, RJD Gallery in Sag Harbor Features Women Painting Women. Long Island Pulse. September 25, 2015.


Fresh Paint Magazine. Issue 8, July 2015.


Pat Johnson, Carla Falb Paints Final Roller Coaster for Sandy Relief. The Sandpaper. August 21, 2013.


Alex Biese, Jet Star Painting a Symbol of Sandy.  Asbury Park Press July 21, 2013.


New American Paintings, 15 Years.  Open Studios Press, 2009.


Ralph J. Bellantoni, Warren Artist has Fun Time Turning Roller Coasters into Art. Courier News [Central Jersey] February 8, 2007.


Linda Reddington, What Goes Around . . . Spinning Worlds: Emerging Artists Thrill at NoyesOcean County Observer [Ocean County, NJ] January 24, 2007.


Color, Energy at Noyes: Spinning Worlds Exhibit, featuring Medusa Storm on the cover. Art Scene NJ [Southern New Jersey] January -- February 2007.


Family Gallery Guide. International Juried Show 2006, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, February 2006.


SUMFA 10: Celebrating the First Ten Years. The University of the Arts, June 2005.


Notre Dame ReviewNitro -- cover illustration. Number 18, Summer 2004.


New American Paintings, Mid Atlantic Region. Open Studios Press, April 2004.


Ron Cox, Director and Host of: Salem's Showcase. Panel Member, SATV [Salem, MA] April 2000.


Robert E. Novit, Unmasking Artistic Talent. Press and Standard [Colleton County, SC] July 15, 1997.


Dennis Wepman, The Powerful Visions of Carla Schultz. ArtSpeak [New York, NY] June 1, 1987.



A W A R D S  &  R E S I D E N C I E S

2013 Associate Artist: Atlantic Center for the Arts Master Artist-In-Residence program with Jessica Craig-Martin, New Smyrna Beach, Florida


2010 Honorable Mention: 24th International Juried Show, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey


2009 Recipient of Dodge Foundation Fellowship for Artists/ Educators: The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Morristown, NJ


2008  Finalist: Bridge Art Fair Miami Competition,  


2006 Honorable Mention: 15th National Juried Show, Art Center of Northern New Jersey, New Milford, NJ


2005 The Elisha Turner Award for Graphics: Audubon Artists 63rd Annual Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, NY, NY


2005 2nd Place in Drawing: Joyce Dutka Arts Foundation Exhibition, The National Arts Club, Gregg Galleries, NY, NY


2004 Trenton Artist Workshop Association Award for Drawing: Ellarslie Open XXII, The Trenton City Museum