PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE     

2010-2011                  

St. Petersburg, FL        Studio Technician, Parker Pottery

                                      Artist in Residence, St. Petersburg Clay Company

EDUCATION

2011-2014

Denton, TX               MFA, Ceramics, University of North Texas, College of Art and Design

2008-2009                  

Greenville, NC          Post Baccalaureate Studies, Ceramics, East Carolina University

2005                           

Nelsonville, OH        Culinary Studies, Hocking College Culinary School

2004                           

Bowling Green, OH     Ceramics Special Student Program, Bowling Green State University

2002-2008                  

Athens, OH               BA/BFA, Psychology and Ceramics, Ohio University

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

ARTFORMS Gallery, Perrysburg, OH

Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

Ravens Nest Gallery, Denison, TX

Red Arrow Contemporary, Dallas, TX

EXHIBITIONS  

2014

Houston, TX             Texas Teapot Tournament, 18 Hands Gallery

Lorton, VA                 Drink This, Workhouse International Cup Show, Workhouse Art Center

Madison, WI              2014 Ceramic World Cup Tournament, HYART Gallery

Houston, TX             Dining In VII, 18 Hands Gallery

Lancaster, PA            22nd Strictly Functional Pottery National, Kevin Lehman's Pottery

Gainesville, FL          Cup: The Intimate Object X, Charlie Cummings Gallery

2013                                       

Houston, TX              Dining In VI, 18 Hands Gallery

Houston, TX              Emerging Artist Show, 18 Hands Gallery

Denton, TX                2013 Annual Student Art Competition, UNT Art Gallery

                                                            - Voertman Award

Baltimore, MD          100 Teapots, Baltimore Clayworks     

2012                                       

Colombia, MS           The Clay Cup: Icon Vessel Canvas, George Caleb Bringham Gallery

Oak Park, IL               Pour 2012, Terra Incognito Studio

Poughkeepsie, NY        National Cup Show, Barrett Art Center

Nelsonville, OH        Salt and Pepper Shaker Show, Starbrick Gallery

Denton, TX                 2012 Annual Student Art Competition, UNT Art Gallery

2010                                       

Tampa, FL                   Canvas 6, Causeway Center

St. Petersburg, FL         The Artful Table, Florida Craftsman

                                     A.I.R. Supply, Tim Salen Gallery

TEACHING EXPERIENCE  

2013-2014

Denton, TX                Beginning Ceramics, University of North Texas

Denton, TX                Intermediate Throwing, University of North Texas

2012-2013                  

Denton, TX                Design II, University of North Texas

2009-2011                  

St. Petersburg, FL   Introduction to Ceramics, Morean Arts Center

Summer 2010            

Santa Clarita, CA     Pottery at Sea, Princess Cruise Lines

Spring 2010                

St. Petersburg, FL  Mold Making, St. Petersburg Clay Company

curriculum vitae

WORKSHOPS TAUGHT

March 20, 2010          

St. Petersburg, FL      Soda Firing Workshop, St. Petersburg Clay Company

November 7, 2009     

St. Petersburg, FL        Surface Decoration with Slips and Engobes, St. Petersburg Clay Company

October 31, 2009                   

St. Petersburg, FL        Carving and Inlaying with Colored Clay, St. Petersburg Clay Company