Education

2017-2020    University of Georgia Athens, MFA in Metalsmithing

2007-2011   University of Northern Colorado, BA in Art and Design

Residencies

2018   2- week Open Studio Residency, Haystack Mountain School of Craft, ME

2016-2017  Artist-in Residence, Pocosin School of Fine Craft, Columbia, NC

Teaching Assistantships

2018  Jewelry Narratives: Collecting to Casting, Mary Hallam Pearse, Penland School of Crafts

2017  Lost and Found, Bob Ebendorf, Pocosin School of Fine Crafts

2016  Tool making, Tim McCreight, Pocosin School of Fine Crafts

2016  Tin, Marlene True, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

2016  Pewter, David Clemons, Pocosin School of Fine Craft

2016  Torch Fired Enamels, Anne Havel, Pocosin School of Fine Craft

Teaching Experience

2016-2017 

Pocosin School of Fine Craft, Columbia, NC

Adult Metalsmithing classes

After School classes

Summer Art Camp

2013-2016

Horizon High School, Thornton. CO

Visual arts Educator, grades 9-12

2012-2013

John Mall High School, Walsenburg, CO

Visual Arts Educator, grades 9-12

Peakview K-8, Walsenburg CO

Visual Arts Educator, grades 6-8

Workshops

2015         Body Suite: David Clemmons, Penland School of Crafts

2014         Collections: Cappy Counard, Haystack Mountain School of Craft

2014         Steel Jewelry: Sarah Holden,  Penland School of Crafts

2013         Steel and Skin: Rebekah Frank, Penland School of Crafts

2012         Ingot making: Jana Brevick, Penland School of Crafts

2012         Screen Printing, Rock posters: Jay Ryan, Penland School of Crafts

2011         Self Portraits: Myra Greene, Penland School of Crafts

2010        Alternative processes: Christina Z. Anderson, Penland School of Crafts

2009         Visual Narrative: Fritz Hoffman, 2009 Penland School of Craft

Exhibitions

2018

Group exhibition Trifecta, Trio, GA

2017

Group exhibition Quadrennial: Four Years if Spectacular Buckles from the U.S and Abroad, Contemporary Craft, NC

2016

Group exhibition Handcrafted Juried Exhibition, The Imperial Centre, NC

Three person exhibition Resident Artist Show, Pocosin School of Fine Craft, NC (With ceramicist’s Ben Jordan and Meaghan Gates)

Two person exhibition Subtext, Pocosin School of Fine Craft, NC ( with ceramicist Jen Dwyer)

2015

Group exhibition Afterlife Exhibition, East Carolina University, NC

2014

 Group exhibition Edge Annual Gala, Edge Gallery, CO

Solo exhibition Delusions of Memory, Edge Gallery, CO

2013

Two person exhibition New Member Show, Edge Gallery, CO

Group exhibition Month of Print, Edge Gallery, CO

2011

Group exhibition Senior exhibition, University of Northern Colorado

Group exhibition WOW, CORE New Art Space, CO

 

Publications

2018  Jewelry and Metals Survey (JAMS), Society of North American Goldsmiths

 

 Awards and Scholarships

2017-2020  Graduate Assistantship, University of Georgia Athens

2017- 2020  Frierson Graduate Fellowship, University of Georgia Athens