Education

May 2007     Master of Arts: History, specialization in Art History; Cleveland State University, Cleveland OH

May 2003     Bachelor of Fine Arts: Fiber and Material Studies; Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland OH

 

Exhibitions

Solo

2017    Ghosts and Strangers: The Galleries at CSU, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

2016    Ghosts and Strangers: Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment, Huntsville AL

2011    Saints and Stamps: Alabama Art Kitchen, Tuscaloosa AL

Group

2017    Stitch: A Regional Contemporary Art Textile Exhibition: juried, best in show Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead State            University, Morehead KY

2017    Without This: gallery collective, Ground Floor Contemporary, Birmingham AL

2017    Focus on Fiber: juried, Sacramento Fine Art Center, Carmichael CA

2017    Needles and Thread: juried, Gallery One Visual Arts Center, Ellensburg WA

2017    Beads and Threads- Fiber based works including beads: juried, City Hall Chamber Gallery, Las Vegas NV

2017    Connected: gallery collective, Ground Floor Contemporary, Birmingham AL

2016    Small Works: gallery collective, Ground Floor Contemporary, Birmingham AL

2016    Alabama National Juried Exhibition: juried, Second Place Award, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa AL

2016    Made in Alabama: by invitation, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan AL

2015    High Voltage: by invitation, The Alabama Power Archives Museum, Birmingham, AL

2015    East Lake Artist Village Residency, Alabama Dance Council and REV Birmingham, East Lake AL

2015    Roots and Wings: juried, ArtsRevive, Selma AL

2015    The 30th Tallahassee International: juried, Museum of Fine Art, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL

2015    Velocity of Textiles, 1955- 2015: juried, Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch Gallery, Atlanta GA

2014    Alabama National Juried Exhibition: juried, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa AL

2014    B14: Wiregrass Biennial 2014: juried, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan AL

2014    Face First: juried, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH

2014    Roots and Wings: juried, 3rd place mixed media, ArtsRevive, Selma AL

2013    People’s Choice Art Competition: juried, honorable mention, Meridian Museum of Art, Meridian MS

2013    Conditionally Human: juried, Ground Floor Gallery + Studios, Nashville TN

2012    2012 Juried Exhibition: juried, The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster NJ

2012    B12: Wiregrass Biennial 2012: juried, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan AL

2012    12″ x 12″: juried, Dragonfly Gallery, Austin TX

2012    Salon des Independent: open, Hygienic Art, New London CT

2011    Gratitude: juried, Alabama Art Kitchen, Tuscaloosa AL

2011    Form & Fantasy, A Contemporary Twist on Fiber Art: juried, 1st place, Mystic Arts Center, Mystic CT

2011    Love:  juried, best in show,  Alabama Art Kitchen, Tuscaloosa AL

2009    37th Annual Bi-State Art Competition: juried, Meridian Museum of Art, Meridian MS

2003    Anniversary Show: Creative Impetus Gallery, by invitation: Cleveland OH

2003     The Mid-Atlantic Hoyt Art Show: juried, Hoyt Institute of Fine Art, New Castle PA

2003    The Summer Show: Reinburger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland OH

2003    Art Cares: Cleveland AIDS Taskforce art auction, MOCA: Cleveland OH

2003    57th Student Independent Exhibition, Multicraft Award, Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art: Cleveland OH

2002    FIBER: group, Ohio State University: Mansfield OH

2002    The Sarah Anliot Award for Excellence in Weaving, Cleveland Institute of Art: Cleveland OH

2002    56th Student Independent Exhibition: juried, Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art: Cleveland OH

2001    Student Gallery Fiber Show: group, Student Galley, Cleveland Institute of Art: Cleveland OH

Festivals

2017              Cigar Box Festival, Huntsville AL

2016              Monte Sano Arts Festival, Huntsville AL

2015, 2017    Magic City Art Connection, Birmingham AL

2014              Spring Art and Garden Festival, Headland AL

2013, 2015-16    Moss Rock Arts Festival, Hoover AL

2013-16          Birmingham Art Walk, (Best in Show-2013) Birmingham AL

2013-15          Black Creek Arts Festival, (Best in Show- 2013 & 2015, Second Place- 2014) , Fultondale AL