EDUCATION:

Murray State University, Murray, KY, Bachelor of Fine Art, 1991

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, graduate studies, 1991-93, 2012

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

2017-present     Exhibiting Member, Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen

2017-present     Member, Surface Design Association

2016-present     Member, Lexington Art League

2006-present     Member, Lexington Fiber Guild

2014-2015            Member, Lexington Fashion Collaborative

2012-2013            Board Member, Lexington Fiber Guild

1993-2004          Exhibiting Member, Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen

1998                      Juror, ArtsPlace Exhibit Selection Committee

1995                      Juror, Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, Standards Committee

 

ACHIEVEMENTS:

2015 Kentucky Crafted Program

2012 EcoArt Grant, Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Department of Environmental   Quality

1993 Commissioned Print Award, ArtsPlace, Lexington, KY

 

SELECTED EXHIBITS:

2016       Bluegrass Biennial, Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead, KY

2016     Fiber Invitational, Berea Arts Council, Berea, KY

2016       Telling Our Stories, Creative Art League of Jessamine County, Nicholasville, KY

2016       Kentucky Gallery, Kentucky Crafted: The Market, Lexington, KY

2016       Touch: Interactive Craft, Arrowmont Galleries, Gatlinburg, TN

2015       Black and White, Berea Arts Council, Berea, KY

2015       notBIG(3), MS Rezny Gallery, Lexington, KY

2015       Fiber Diversity, Featuring fiber art from the Lexington Fiber Guild, Woodford County Library, Versailles, KY

2015       Stitch: A Regional Contemporary Art Textile Exhibit, Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead, KY

2015       Art is for Wearing, Berea Arts Council, Berea, KY

2014       Original Art, Original Gift VI, Berea Arts Council, Berea, KY

2014       Put a Lid on It: Containers by Kentucky Artisans, Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea

2014       Abstract in Kentucky, Kaviar Gallery, Louisville, KY

2014       The Healing Presence of Art, University of Kentucky Arts in Healthcare, Lexington, KY

2014       6x6x2014, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY

2014       Stitching Art: Designs by the Lexington Fashion Collaborative, Headley-Whitney Museum, Lexington, KY

2014       Original Art, Original Gift V, St. Joseph Berea Hospital, Berea, KY

2013       Original Art, Original Gift V, Berea Arts Council, Berea, KY

2013       Crafts in Kentucky, Kaviar Gallery, Louisville, KY

2013       Lower 360 Arc, OffSITE, Lexington, KY

2013       Materials on Hand featuring Bagtastic!, Sisophromatem Art Foundation, Lexington, KY

2012       4by6 and 6by4, Grace Albrecht Gallery, Bluffton University, OH

2012       Blue Ridge Fiber Show 2012, Ashville NC

2011       Eco-Book Challenge, Rezny Gallery, Lexington, KY

 

RETAILERS:

Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea, Berea, KY

Gallery 104, La Grange, KY

Indigenous: a handcrafted gallery, Cincinnati, OH