EDUCATION:

OREGON COLLEGE OF ART AND CRAFT: MFA in Craft

ALCHIMIA: Florence Italy, Intensive contemporary jewelry courses with Marzia Rossi and Daniela Boieri 2015-2016

CAPITAL UNIVERSITY: Columbus, Ohio, PK-12 Visual Art Teacher Licensure 2009

THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY: Columbus, Ohio, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Printmaking 2003

BARD COLLEGE:Annandale-on Hudson, New York, Fine and Liberal Art coursework 2001

SKIDMORE COLLEGE:Saratoga Springs, New York, Painting and sculpture courses 2001

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

SPAZIO CO-STANZA: 2016 Florence, Italy, English teacher for children ages 4-10

COLUMBUS SCHOOL FOR GIRLS: 2013-2015 Columbus, Ohio Art Teacher, grades 1-5 and Advanced Placement Studio Art Teacher, grade 12

BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP: 2013 Twin Lake, Michigan, Painting/Drawing/Printmaking instructor grades 9-12

PAST FOUNDATION: 2013 Rapid City, South Dakota, Instructor in professional development program for teachers and Lakota girls grades 9-12

2010-2113

Environmental Field Educator on Kelley's Island, Michigan for grades 9-12

LINDEN MCKINLEY STEM ACADEMY: 2010-2013 Columbus, Ohio Art Teacher grades 7-12 in Art I,II, III, and Ceramic Sculpture

MARION-FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL: 2009- 2010 Columbus, Ohio Art Teacher grades 9-12 in Art Survey and Multimedia

 

PROFESSIONAL/ VOLUNTEER/ WORKSHOP EXPERIENCE:

THE INSTITUTE FOR ART AND OLFACTION: Participant in "Love Smells of the Ancient World" and "Perfume 101"

ARCTOS SCHOOL OF HERBAL MEDICINE: 30 hours of workshops in plant medicine education, Portland, Oregon, 2017-2018

THE FALLEN FRUIT PROJECT: Portland, Oregon. Developing a worldwide online map of  trees. 2017

ARROWMONT SCHOOL OF ARTS AND CRAFTS: Three weeks of metals and fibers workshops with Raissa Bump, Marlene True, and JoAnn Kelly Catsos, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 2016

ARROWMONT SCHOOL OF ARTS AND CRAFTS: Educational Assistant, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 2016

THE SKOPELOS FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS: Assistant to director and co-director, Skopelos, Greece 2015-2016

URBAN SKETCHERS: “Disegnare il Reale”, Bookmaking and Watercolor Workshop with Simo Cappechi, Arezzo,Italy 2016

OPEN DOOR ART STUDIO: Art Educator for Adults with Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Columbus, Ohio, 2008-2009

GENERAL THEMING CONTRACTORS: Production Artist, Columbus, Ohio, 2007-2008

DESIGN MARKET PLACE: Design Center Coordinator, Columbus, Ohio, 2006-2007

ART ACCESS: Gallery Assistant, Columbus Ohio, 2002-2003

GREATER COLUMBUS ARTS COUNCIL: Americorps Artist/Member, Co-director of Childrens’ Art Program,Columbus, Ohio, 2000-2001

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GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES:

SIGNAL FIRE WIDE OPEN STUDIOS 2017 Four week backpacking residency through the Idaho and Montana Bitterroot Mountains  

SKOPELOS FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS RESIDENCY: 2014, 2015, 2016

GREATER COLUMBUS ARTS COUNCIL ARTIST IN THE COMMUNITY GRANT: 2014

WOMENS' FUND OF CENTRAL OHIO GRANT: 2012

 

EXHIBITIONS:

            The Habitual and the Novel: Magic, Ford Gallery, Portland, Oregon 2019

Essence and Chronicle, MFA Thesis , Art Reach Gallery, Portland, Oregon, 2018

Impetus, Hoffman Gallery, Portland, Oregon 2018

In Between, Mercurius Gallery, Skopelos, Greece 2016

Solo show, Fifth Avenue Gallery, Columbus Ohio, 2004

Fergus Gilmore Award Show, Hopkins Gallery, Columbus, Ohio 2002

Stay Between the Lines, BFA Thesis, Kinnear Space, Columbus Ohio, 2003

2010 - present
2010 - present