Education

2018                          MFA, Ceramics Candidate, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA

2014                          BFA, Ceramics, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

2010                          AAS, Business Management, Community College of Allegheny County, West Mifflin, PA

Teaching Experience

2018                          Instructor of Record, Central Washington University, Introduction to Drawing, Ellensburg, WA

2017                          Teaching Assistant, Central Washington University, Introduction to Drawing, Ellensburg, WA

                                   Workshop Presenter, Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio, Cedar Rapids, IA            

                                   Clay and Glaze Calculation Workshop, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA

Related Experience

2017                          Artist in Residence, Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio, Cedar Rapids, IA

2014-2015                Studio Technician, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

Awards and Scholarships

2017-2018               Graduate Teaching Assistantship and Stipend, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA

2017                          Catherine Hall Moe Scholarship, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA

                                   Community Scholarship, Allied Arts Association, Richland, WA

2016                          Behnke Graduate Scholarship, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA

2012                          Donna Nicholas Scholarship, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

 

Gallery Representation

2015-Present          Gilded Pear Gallery, Cedar Rapids, IA

Solo Exhibitions

2017                          Featured Artist, Invitational, Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio, Cedar Rapids, IA    

                                   Man-Made-Man, Mid-Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 231, Ellensburg, WA    

2014                          Grand Opening Show, Invitational, Secret Cubby Gallery, Findley Lake, NY

Group Exhibitions

2018                          Just Visiting, Invitational, Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Center, Cedar Rapids, IA (Upcoming)

                                   Place Settings, Invitational, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA (Upcoming)

                                   Terra Soma, Thesis Exhibition, The Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, Ellensburg, WA

                                   A Bridge to Be Crossed, Invitiational, NCECA 52nd Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

                                   Ware/Wear, Juried, Pocosin Arts School of Fine Craft, Columbia, NC (Juror: Doug Peltzman)

2017                          It Takes all Kinds, Invitational, Gilded Pear Gallery, Cedar Rapids, IA

                                   Annual Juried Exhibition, Juried, Allied Arts Association - Gallery at the Park, Richland, WA

2016                          Cup the Intimate Object XII, Juried, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC (Juror: Charlie Cummings)

                                   Entropy, Invitational, Gallery 231, Ellensburg, WA

2014                          Mug Shots, Juried, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE (Juror: Ted Adler)

2013                          Drinking Vessel Invitational, Invitational, Stonewall Gallery, Cambridge Springs, PA

                                   Chimera XI, Juried, Erie Art Museum, Erie, PA

                                   Cup the Intimate Object IX, Juried, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL (Juror: Charlie Cummings)

2012                          14th Annual Mug Exhibition, Juried, Michelle’s Café, Clarion, PA (Jurors: Clarion County Arts Council)

2012                          Ceramics Exhibition, Juried, Two-Person Exhibition, Bates Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

                                   Red Heat Contemporary Works in Clay, Juried, Hogue Gallery, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK (Juror: Virginia Scotchie)

                                   Edinboro Ceramics Exhibition, Invitational,East Hall Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

                                   Wood Fire Exhibition, Group, Baron-Forness Library, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

2011                          Edinboro University Clay Club Exhibition, Group, Bates Gallery, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania , Edinboro, PA

                                   CCAC Dean’s List Reception, Invitational, Community College of Allegheny County, West Mifflin, PA

Permanent Collections

2018                          Cedar Rapids Art Museum, Cedar Rapids, IA

2011                          Community College of Allegheny County, West Mifflin, PA

Publications

2013                          Chimera XI, Juried, Chimera Journal