Curriculum Vitae

Education & Training

2013                       Bachelor of Arts, Digital Media and Film and Studio Arts (Ceramics Concentration) Hunter College, CUNY, NYC

1993-94                 Recording Industry and Music Business, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN

1989                       Audio Recording Industry Certificate, Full Sail Center for Recording Arts, Winter Park, FL

1983-1989              Recording Industry and Music Business, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

1985                       Business Management, Southwest Tennessee Community College, Memphis, TN

Residencies

2015                        Penland School of Crafts, Work-Study Residency, Penland, NC

2013                        Watershed, Artist in Residence, Newcastle, ME

2013                        Hunter College, Artist in Residence, New York, NY

2013                        Brickhouse Ceramic Art Center, Artist in Residence, New York, NY

2011                         Guaitil Pottery, Summer Residency, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Solo and Group Exhibitions

2016                       "Glazes Galore, Tea Bowls 2016", Group Show, Tea + Art, Houston, TX

2016                       "Spring Invitational", Group Show, Bastrop Clay Arts, Bastrop, TX

2016                       "Far Country", Group Show, 120ART, Taylor Artist Guild, Taylor, TX

2016                       "Six Pack Show", Group Show, Coop Gallery, Texas Clay Arts Association, San Angelo, TX

2016                        "50 Women-A Celebration of Women's Contribution to Ceramics", Curators Exhibition, Group Show, Kansas City, MO

2015                        "Of Space and Time", Featured Artist, Lost Pines Art Bazaar, Bastrop, TX

2015                        "Six Pack Show", Group Show, Live Oak Art Center, Texas Clay Arts Association, Columbus, TX

2015                        "Eat Me, Drink Me", Group Show, 120ART, Taylor Artist Guild, Taylor, TX

2015                        "ScanCeram Presenters Exhibition", Group Show, Tolne Skov Pavilion, Nordjylland, Denmark

2012                        "Anti-Xmas-Holiday Craft Bazaar", Group Show, Loft 594, Bushwick, NY

2011                         Thomas Hunter Art Space, Hunter College, Group show, “Black Cups” sculpture, “Burning Monk” Vase, NYC

2010                        Thomas Hunter Art Space, Hunter College, Group show, “Fox” Ceramic tile collage installation, NYC

Additional Education

2016                        Renee LoPresti Pattern Workshop, Eye of the Dog, San Marcos, TX

                                John Britt Glaze Workshop, Lee College, Baytown, TX

2014                        Armadillo Clay, Mayco Workshops, underglaze techniques and screen printing workshops, Austin, TX

2013                        The Clay Studio, Kiln Firing and Maintenance workshops, Philadelphia, PA

2007-2012              Greenwich House Pottery, Wheel throwing, Majolica and China painting, Slip Molds and casting, New York, NY

1999-2000              Educational Alliance Art School, Ceramics-Wheel throwing/slab building, Welding, New York, NY

1997-1999                New York Academy of Art, Drawing, Oil painting, New York City, NY

Teaching Experience

2015                        Lost Pines Regional Arts Conference, Bastrop Fine Arts Guild, Workshop Instructor, Bastrop TX

2015                        Bastrop Fine Arts Guild, Workshop Teacher, Bastrop TX

2012-2013               Hunter College, New York, NY, Teaching Assistant-Lab Technician, Wheel-Throwing, Slab building, Mold casting

Curation

2015-16                 "50 Women-A Celebration of Women's Contribution to Ceramics", NCECA Concurrent Exhibition, 2016, Group Show,   Kansas City, MO

2016                       "Spring Invitational", Group Show, Bastrop Clay Arts, Bastrop, TX

Professional Associations

2014-16                   NCECA Member

2016                      Greater Austin Clay Artists (GACA)

2015-16           Taylor Art Guild Member

2015-16                  Texas Clay Arts Association Member

2015                       Potters Council Member

2015                       Bastrop Fine Arts Guild Member