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-Education-

 

2008/2011-                        Texas State University: B.F.A. Metalsmithing-Jewelry

 

2008-                                Sculoa Toscana: Florence Italy-Study Abroad Summer Drawing II

 

2005/08-                            Austin Community College: Certificate of Jewelry Fabrication        

 

-Teaching Experience-

 

2011-                                   Teaching Assistant: Metals I Introductory Course

                                           Professor: Beverly Penn

                                           Texas State University, San Marcos

                                           Demonstrations: Basic fabrication, etching, die forming, casting, patination of metals            

-Exhibitions-

 

2013-                                   Pearlesque, Exhibition in Motion SNAG

                                           Enwave Theatre, Toronto, ON, Canada

 

2011-                                   First to Find , BFA Thesis Exhibition                                                                                                                    Joann Cole Mitte Gallery, San Marcos, TX

 

2011-                                   All Student Juried Exhibition, Juror: Kathy Armstrong,                                             

                                          Director of  Exhibitions at Southwest School of Art, San Antonio

                                          Joan Cole Mitte Gallery, San Marcos TX

                                          Juror’s merit award: Best in Metals

 

2010-                                  All Student Juried Exhibition, Juror:Owner/Director of Conduit Gallery Dallas TX

                                          Nancy Whitenack

                                          Joann Cole Mitte Gallery, San Marcos TX

 

-Membership Organizations-

 

2010/2011                         President – Texas State University Metals Guild

 

2009/2010                         Vice President- Texas State University Metals Guild

 

2008/Present                    SNAG- Society of North American Goldsmiths

 

-Conferences-Workshops-

 

2013-     SNAG Annual Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada –Meta Mosaic

 

2011-     SNAG Annual Conference, Seattle WA –Flux

 

2011-     Critique with visiting Artist, Eve Andree Laramee

 

2010-     Tool Making/Chasing & Repossee Workshop, TSU Metals Studio-April Wood

 

2010-     Equilibrium Critique, Joan Cole Mitte Gallery -Kate Bonansinga , Rachelle Thieves, April Wood

 

2010-     SNAG Annual Conference, Houston TX-    Going to Extremes

 

-Special Projects-

 

2010-                                   Texas District 45, 2010 Christmas Ornament