Resume

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND AWARDS

  • 4000 Years of Jewelry Design: A Contemporary Interpretation, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2017
  • World on a String: Exploring Contemporary Interpretations of Bead Work, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2017
  • Alchemy4 Juried International Enamel Exhibition
    – Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
    – Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH
    – National Ornamental Metals Museum, Memphis, TN 2017-2018

  • Wearable Expressions 7th International Juried Exhibition, Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 2017, Honorable Mention
  • Fauve: An Exploration of Color, Light, and Space, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2016-2017
  • Superlatives, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2016
  • Enamel Guild Northeast USA 2015 UNDER FIRE Online exhibition 2015-2016, www.enamelguildnortheast.org/under-fire
  • Alchemy Juried International Enamel Exhibition
    – Montserrat Collage of Art, Beverly, MA
    – Worcester Center for Crafts, Worcester MA
    – NH League of Craftsman, Concord, NH
    – McGowan Gallery, Concord, NH 2015-2016

  • Journey Through Time, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2015
  • MASSC Metal Extinction Exhibition, Saddleback College Gallery, Mission Viejo, CA 2014
  • The Art of the Ring, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2014
  • Objects of Status, Power and Adornment: Part II, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2013
  • Contemporary Visions of the Necklace, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2012
  • Beyond Borders International Juried Enamel Exhibition, Richmond Art Center, CA 2012
  • Small Expressions, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA 2012
  • Natural Progressions, Lireille Gallery, Oakland, CA 2011-2012
  • Objects of Status, Power and Adornment, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2011
  • Alchemy Juried International Enamel Exhibition
    – Arrowmont College Gatlinburg, TN;
    – Knoxville Museum of Art Knoxville, TN;
    – National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN 2011-2012

  • Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts, San Francisco, CA 2011 New Student Scholarship
  • ADC Craftsmanship 2010 Exhibition, Tempe, AZ 2010
  • The Teapot Redefined, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2008
  • Summer 2008 Exhibit, Perlow-Stevens Gallery, Columbia, MO 2008
  • Animales, Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA 2008
  • The Teapot Redefined, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2007

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Art Jewelry Magazine, July 2015; Front cover, “Adapt Textile-weaving Techniques to Metal”, “Jeanie’s Genius Tools” and “An Affection for Insects”
  • Art Jewelry Magazine, March 2015; featured on page 43
  • Maker Magic – How To Develop Your Voice Designing Art Jewelry, Connie Fox; www.jatayu.com/store/ 2014; featured on page 102
  • Grains of Glass, a global web site for Enamel Artists, Featured Artist, October 2014, www.grainsofglass.com
  • Art Jewelry Magazine, September 2014; featured on page 45
  • Behind the Brooch, Lorena Angulo, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2014; featured on page 158
  • Art Jewelry magazine, November 2012; featured on page 43
  • Metalsmith magazine, June 2012; featured on page 22
  • Art Jewelry magazine, March 2012; featured on page 44
  • Heat, Color, Set & Fire, Mary Hettmansperger, Lark Books, 2012
  • Art Jewelry magazine, May 2011; featured in Beyond Jewelry page 82
  • Art Jewelry magazine, November 2010; featured on page 45
  • Crafthaus, Featured Solo Artist, September 19-25, 2010, www.crafthaus.ning.com
  • SNAG homepage, Featured Artist, June-September, 2010, www.snagmetalsmith.org
  • Wrap, Stitch, Fold & Rivet, Mary Hettmansperger, Lark Books, 2008; featured on page 125
  • 500 Baskets: A Celebration of the Basketmaker’s Art, Lark Books, 2006; featured on page 177
  • Fabulous Woven Jewelry, Mary Hettmansperger, Lark Books, 2006; featured on page 148

GUEST LECTURES

  • Metal Arts Society of Southern California Demo Days, Long Beach, CA 2011
  • Art, Science and the World of Insects, U.C. Davis, CA 2007, 2008

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

EDUCATION

  • Apprentice to Master Weaver Carole Beadle, Textile Program Chair, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA 1970-1972
  • University of Arizona, Bachelor of Science in Entomology and Botany June 1978, Minor in Art
  • Numerous Classes and Workshops with Textile and Metal Artists. Instructors include Andy Cooperman, John Cogswell, Megan Corwin, Cynthia Eid, Arline Fisch, Mary Lee Hu, Linda Darty, Lissa Hunter, Donna Kaplan, Susan Kingsley, Betty Helen Longhi, Deb Lozier, Barbara Minor, Merry-Lee Rae, Jane Sauer, Carol Webb and Susan Elizabeth Wood.
  • International Study of Traditional Textiles. Countries include Guatemala, The Gambia and Ghana West Africa, and British Virgin Islands.

AFFILIATIONS

  • The Enamelist Society
  • Society of North American Goldsmiths
  • Metal Arts Society of Southern California
  • Monterey Bay Metal Arts Society