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

2018-2020

University of Georgia Athens, Athens GA

Undergraduate Jewelry/ Metals

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 Clemons, 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 Rub Your Arms Together Until They Are Red, Marcia Wood Gallery, GA

Group exhibition Corporeal Anthology, Lamar Dodd School of Art, GA

Group exhibition SNAG Student Show, OR

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

2018

Mary Rosenblatt Scholarship, University of Georgia Athens

2017-2020

Graduate Assistantship, University of Georgia Athens

2017

Frierson Graduate Fellowship, University of Georgia Athens