Artist Resume

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Education:

2006 – Tin City, Introductory lampwork class

2007 – Cynthia Saari, 2-day shapes and color exploration (Brookfield Craft Center)

2008 – Nancy Tobey, 2-day borosilicate basics (Brookfield Craft Center)

2008 – Lauri Copeland, 2-day off mandrel shapes (Bead & Button Show)

2010 – Starleen Colon, 2-day advanced techniques (Starleen’s Studio)

2011 – Joanne Conant, Cloisonné Enameling

2016 – Kristina Logan, Lampwork Research

2017 – Jennifer Jordan Park, Cloisonné Enameling (Visual Art Center of New Jersey)

2017 – Jennifer Jordan Park, Enamel Settings

 

Invitational Exhibitions:

2007 – Easton Artist Council ’10th Annual Members’ Art Show’ (Easton, CT)

2008 – Milford Fine Art Council ‘Artists in the Station’ demonstration (Milford, CT)

2008 – 2010 – The Guilford Art Center’s ‘Artistry’ (Guilford, CT)

2009 – 2011 – Art Center Killingworth ‘Autumn Art Trail’ demonstration (Killingworth, CT)

2009 – Washington Art Association ‘Focus: Art and Design’ (Washington Depot, CT)

2009 & 2011 – Barn Hill Studio – demonstration and exhibit (Monroe, CT)

2010 – 2011 – Meet the Artists & Artisans (Milford, CT)

2010 – Demonstration ‘A Bead of Roses’ (Monroe, CT)

2010 – ‘Who’s Who in Glass 2010’ Chester F. Sidell Gallery (Lawrence, MA)

2010 – 2015 – Brookfield Craft Center Holiday Show (Brookfield, CT)

2013 – Creative Art’s Workshop ‘Celebration of American Crafts’ (New Haven, CT)

2015 – The Guilford Art Center’s ‘Artistry’ (Guilford, CT)

 

Selected Galleries:

2008 – 2009 ‘The Gilded Lily’ (Milford, CT)

2009 – ‘SoBoBo Gallery’ (Milford, CT)

2010 – ‘Wave’ Gallery (New Haven, CT)

2010 – 2011 – ‘Voila’ Gallery (Wickford Village, RI)

2011 – current – Guilford Art Center – ShopSpace Gallery (Guilford, CT)

2013 – current – Spectrum Gallery (Colcheseter, CT)

2013 – current – Brookfield Craft Center Gallery (Brookfield, CT)

2015 – current – Farmington Valley Art Center – Fisher Gallery (Avon, CT)

2016 – The Jewelry Café (Southbury, CT)

2016 – The Red Pepper Gallery – (Essex, CT)

2017 – Silver Star Gallery – (Milford, PA)

2017 – Fra Angelica Gallery & Studio – (Cleveland, OH)

 

Teaching:

2012 – 2016 Brookfield Craft Center

2012 – 2016 Glass Studio Manager – Brookfield Craft Center

2014 – 2016 Silvermine Arts Center

 

Publications:

2008 – ‘1,000 Jewelry Inspirations Beads, Baubles, Dangles, and Chains’ (Quarry Press)

2009 – Featured Online Artist – ‘The Annealer Magazine’

2009 – Marjorie Oxman ‘2010 Bead Calendar’

2010 – (Jan & Mar) – ‘Making Jewellry’ magazine, Lampwork tutorials (UK magazine)

2010 – Featured Online Artist – ‘Beading Times’ magazine

2010 – ‘Making Jewellry’ (GMC Publications – UK)

2011 – ‘Creating Glass Beads’ (Lark Publications)

2013 – The Flow magazine (Dec edition)

2014 – ‘1000 Glass Beads’ (Lark Publications)

 

Retail:

2006 – 2008 – Something of Bev’s – (Milford, CT)

2008 – 2010 – A Bead of Roses – (Monroe, CT)

2010 – 2011 – New Morning – (Woodbury, CT)

2015 – 2016 – Soulbury – (Southbury, CT)

2016 – The Jewelry Cafe (Southbury, CT)

2017 – The Velvet Maple – (Honesdale, PA)

2017 – Black Mountain Yarn Shop – (Black Mountain, NC)

2017 – Sheep Thrills – (Lauderhill, FL)

 

Awards:

2009 – Delphi ‘Art Glass Festival’ – 3rd place ‘Desert Oasis’ bracelet

2009 – Delphi Annual Artist Contest

2011 – Delphi ‘Art Glass Festival’ – 1st place ‘Sublime’ necklace

2011 – Manchester Art Association – ‘Best in Show’

2015 – Glastonbury Art Association – ‘2nd Place Show’

2016 – Delphi ‘Art Glass Festival’ – 2nd place ‘Mardi Gras’ necklace