Curriculum Vitae

Education

2010 // Bachelor of Fine Arts - Alfred University, School of Art and Design
Concentration in Glass Blowing and Metal Casting, Minor in Art History


Work Experience

2016-present // Artful Ashes - Production Manager, Designer, Lead Artist - Seattle, WA
2015-present // Glassybaby - Lead Gaffer - Seattle, WA
2012-2015 // Glass Eye Studio - Designer, Gaffer - Seattle, WA
2012 // Uptown Glassworks - Designer, Hotshop Manager - Renton, WA
2010-2012 // Seattle Glassblowing Studio - Instructor, Production Glassblowing Assistant - Seattle, WA


Awards & Scholarships

2006-2010 // Alfred University, School of Art and Design - Presidential Portfolio Scholarship - Alfred, NY
2006 // Benjamin VanBrocklin Artist Scholarship - Carthage, NY
2002-06 // Tri-county Scholastics Juried Art Show in upstate NY
(Recipient of three gold key, two silver key awards and honorable mention)


Teaching & Demos

Upcoming
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Featured Artist Galssblowing Demonstration - Pioneer Square Art Walk - Seattle Glassblowing Studio - Seattle, WA
// Glassblowing Demonstration - “Refract” The Seattle Glass Experience - Pratt Fine Arts Center - Seattle, WA
2019-present
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Intermediate Glassblowing Instructor - Pratt Fine Arts Center - Seattle, WA
// Specialized Instruction: Glass Fusing, Coldworking, & Sandblasting - Pratt Fine Arts Center - Seattle, WA
2013-2014 // Glass Blowing Instructor - Schack Arts Center - Everett, WA
2011-2013
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Private Glass Instructor, Team Event Leader, TA for Kristine Rumman, intro & intermediate glassblowing classes - Seattle Glassblowing Studio, Seattle, WA
2012 // Private Class Glass Blowing Instructor - Uptown Glassworks, Renton, WA
2011 // Gas Conference Demonstration - Angel Rae Glass, Seattle, WA
2010
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Teaching Assistant for David Schnuckel, Intro to Glass Blowing - NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
// Drawn to Diversity, Glass Blowing Demonstration
// NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
2009 // Teaching Assistant for Stephen Dee Edwards, Glassblowing - The Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey
2009-2010 // Personal Mentor to Intro Glass Blowing Students - NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred, NY


Selected Exhibitions

2019
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Featured Artist, art walk group exhibition - Seattle Glassblowing Studio Gallery - Seattle, WA
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“Rainbows Renegade” group exhibition - True Love Art Gallery - Seattle, WA
// “Motherland” CoCA juried exhibition - Center on Contemporary Art - Seattle, WA
2018
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“Nothing Compares to You” group exhibition - True Love Art Gallery - Seattle, WA
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“Ca$h For Gold” group exhibition - Steve Gilbert Studio - Seattle, WA
2017
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"Unity" Bemis Arts juried exhibition - Bemis Building, Seattle, WA
// “Make America Create Again” CoCA juried exhibition - Center on Contemporary Art - Seattle, WA
2014 // “Crux” group exhibition - True Love Art Gallery - Seattle, WA
2011 // Glass Art Society (GAS) Conference in Seattle, group exhibition - Angel Rae Glass Studio, Seattle, WA
2010
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"Women Who Blow Glass" group exhibition - Turner Student Gallery - Alfred, NY
// "Thesis Exhibition” Harder Hall - Alfred, NY
2009
// The Glass Furnace, group exhibition - Istanbul, Turkey
// "Why Hunger" - Centerpiece Commision - Henry Chapin Annual Awards Dinner - Chelsea Pier, NYC
// "Hot and Heavy Metal" group exhibition - Turner Student Gallery, Alfred, NY
// "Sheer Metal" group exhibition - Turner Student Gallery - Alfred, NY
// "Outdoor Light Exhibition" - Alfred University - Alfred, NY
// (Curator and participant in:) - "Bramp" group exhibition - Turner Student Gallery - Alfred, NY
2007 // "Foundations of Fine Art" group exhibition - Cohen Gallery - Alfred, NY
2002-06 // Annual Tri-county Scholastics Juried Art Show - Upstate New York