Education

2014-2016           Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI.  Masters in Fine Arts in Ceramics
2011-2014            University of Washington, Seattle, WA.  Bachelors in Fine Arts in 3-Dimensional Forum
2008, 2009        Osaka, Japan.  Apprenticeship with Toyoda Mokugen
2003-2006         Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, WA.  Associate of Arts Degree

 

          Teaching and related...

2016                  Guest Instructor.  Hyde School, Bath, Maine.2016
2016                  Ceramics Technician.  Chautauqua, New York
2016                  Instructor, Manipulating the Earth; aka Pottery 101.  Rhode Island School of Design
2015, 2016        SEAF (Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan) Foundation Ceramic Workshops Instructor, Rhode Island School of Design
2014 - 2016       Instructor, Freshman Ceramics, Rhode Island School of Design
2015                  Teaching Assistant with Katy Schimert; Clay and Context.  Rhode Island School of Design
2015              Teaching Assistant with Kelli Rae Adams: Clay and Meditation. RISD program in Nara, Japan
2006 - 2014     Ceramics Club Advisor, Shoreline Community College.  Shoreline, Washington
2005 - 2014     Ceramics Laboratory Technician.  Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, Washington
2012                  Adult ceramic classes at brendan fuller pottery studio, Seattle, Washington
2011                   Raku Instruction, Shoreline Community College classes, Shoreline, Washington
2010                  Beginning adult ceramic class at brendan fuller pottery studio, Seattle, Washington

 

      
            Exhibitions

2017        IUS: Vessels: Interpretations & Iterations, Kentucky Mudworks, MANTLE Gallery, KY
2017        Slagelse Svømehal, Slagelse, Denmark
2017        Polyphony, Guldagergaard Gallery, Skælskør, Denmark
2017        Rhode Island School of Design Ceramics Triennial, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI
2017        Texas Teapot Tournament, Tea + Art, Houston, TX
2017        EAFA Juried Exhibition, Evergreen Association of Fine Arts Gallery, Kirkland, WA
2016        Select Summer Exhibition, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI
2016        College Collective, Genesee Center for Arts & Education, Rochester, NY
2016        Graduate Exhibition; Rhode Island School of Design, State Convention Center, Providence, RI
2016        Group Exhibition, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2016         Ceramics Biennial, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2015         RISky at RISD; Providence NCECA group exhibition.Rhode Island School of Design,  RI
2015         Of Earth, Providence NCECA Invitational.  Rice Street Gallery, Providence, RI
2014         Solo Exhibition, University of Washington 3d4m gallery, Seattle, WA
2014         Juried Show, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2013         Portone; group exhibition, Rome Center, Piazza Biscione, Rome, Italy
2013         Monte Testaccio Amphorae Installation, Rome, Italy
2013         Heads of Trastevere.  Rome, Italy
2013         Pope Face Place.  Rome, Italy
2012         Mingei Pottery Invitational, Glenn Richards, Seattle, WA
2012         Seattle NCECA exhibition:  Vessels, Glenn Richards, Seattle, WA
2012         Seattle NCECA Invitational: Drink Me, Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, WA
2012         Shoreline Community College Invitational: A Lasting Impression, Shoreline, WA
2011          Mingei Pottery Invitational, Glenn Richards, Seattle, WA
2011          Shoreline Arts Festival Auction, Shoreline, WA
2010         Solo exhibition: A Contrast of Works, Shoreline Community College Administration Gallery; Shoreline, WA
2010         Teapot Invitational; 10 x 10, Shoreline Community College, WA
2009        Mingei Pottery Invitational, Glenn Richards,  Seattle, WA
2008        Everett Fresh Paint festival: Post firing reduction, Everett, WA
2008        WCAA Art Stop show, Tacoma, WA
2008        WCAA Moses Lake group exhibition, Moses Lake, WA
2007        Sensei, student, friend exhibition with Toyoda Mokugen and Yuriko Poulin, KOBO, Seattle, WA
2007        Clay and Chocolate;  Invitational solo exhibition. Theo Chocolate, Seattle, WA
2006        Student Exhibition. Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, WA