EDUCATION

-University of Nebraska - Lincoln,

Master of Fine Art Candidate, Class of 2020

-University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado

Bachelor of Arts, Emphasis in Ceramics, 2007

 

AWARDS AND COLLECTIONS

2016 Ceramics Monthly Emerging Artist, May Issue, Ceramics Monthly Magazine

2016 Best Mastery of Technique, delecTable, Juried and Awarded by Peter Beasecker, Art Student League, Denver, CO

2013 Best in Show, Elements,  Juried by Lorna Meaden, UNC Mariani Gallery, Greeley

2011 Second Place Functional, Juried by Nancy Utterback, Space Gallery, La Veta, CO

2010 Second Place Functional, Juried by Sumi von Dassow, Space Gallery, La Veta, CO

 

EXHIBITIONS

Invitational Exhibitions

2018 Yunomi Invitational, Clay Akar, Iowa City, IA

2018 Exquisite Forms, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2017 Cup: The Intimate Object XIII, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2017 Yunomi Invitational, Clay Akar, Iowa City, IA

2017 For the Table, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH

2017 Functional Ceramics, Wayne Center for the Arts, Wooster, OH

2016 40 Years - Past, Present and Future, Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, CO

2015 Expressions in Clay, Curated by Barbara Hoffman, Tointon Gallery, Greeley, CO

 

Juried Exhibitions

2016 Irons in the Fire, Juried by Justin Rothshank, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN

2016    Working Pots, Juried by Simon Levin, James May Gallery, Algoma, WI

2016 6th Contemporary Clay, Juried by Steve Hilton, Western Colorado Center for the Arts,         Grand Junction, CO

2016 delecTABLE:The Fine Art of Dining, Juried by Pete Beasecker, Art Student League,     Denver, CO

2016 Drink Me: A Cup Show, Juried by Sebastian Moh, UNC Mariani Gallery, Greeley, CO

2016 Last Call, Juried by Matt Schiemann, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN

2015 Holiday Art Market, Foothills Art Center, Golden CO

2013    Elements, Juried by Lorna Meaden, UNC Mariani Gallery, Greeley,CO

2013    Mugshots, Juried by Eddie Dominguez, Lux Center, Lincoln, Nebraska

2012    4th Contemporary Clay, Juried by Brad Miller, Western Colorado Center for the Arts,      Grand Junction, CO

2012     Boulder Arts and Crafts Gallery, Featured Artist, Boulder

2010-2015 Arvada Center Art Market, Arvada Center, Arvada, CO

2012     delecTable, Juried by Nick Joerling, Art Student League, Denver, CO

2011     Colorado Clay Exhibition, Juried by Jonathan Kaplan, Plinth Gallery, Denver

2011       Memorial Day Show, Pinon Hill Pottery, La Veta, Colorado

2011       Clay Continuum VI, Juried by Nancy Utterback, Space Gallery, La Veta,CO 2011       2011 100 Teapots V, Juried by Nick Joerling, Baltimore, Maryland

2010      Clay Continuum V, Juried by Sumi Von Dassow, La Veta Space Gallery

2010      3rd Contemporary Clay, Juried by Pete Pinnell, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO

2009      Mugs Bowls and Casseroles, Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins, Colorado

2006     Form and Function Solo Exhibition, University of Northern Colorado Fine Art Gallery,   Greeley, Colorado

 

WORK/TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2009-2017  The Clay Center of Northern Colorado; Resident Artist, Studio Manager, Instructor, Greeley, CO

2016 Guest Artist, Ceramic Studio, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2015 Advanced Soda Workshop, Clay Center of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2014-2017 Advanced Ceramics, Northern Colorado Potters Guild, Fort Collins, CO

2013 Advanced Soda Workshop, Clay Center of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2008- 2012 Advanced Throwing Classes, City Park Pottery Studio, Fort Collins, CO

2009 Wheel Throwing Workshop, Poudre High School, Fort Collins, CO