Resumé

education

Penland School of Craft, Penland NC

Core Fellowship, February 2019  

 

University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Bachelor of Fine Arts, 3D Studios Concentrating in Glass Spring, 2015

AIFS Study Abroad Florence, Italy Spring, Semester

 

Harrisburg Area Community College, Harrisburg, PA

Associate of Contemporary Crafts Marketing, Focus in Glass and Jewelry, 2011

 

teaching experience

2018-2019

Rural Education Partners of Mitchell County, Enrichment Coordinator

North Carolina Glass Center, Private Glassblowing Instructor

 

2015 – 2017

Flame Run Glass Studio, Private Glassblowing Instructor

 

2014

Spot 5 Art Studios, Children’s Art Instructor for Summer Camps

 

assistantships 

2018

Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

Studio Assistant to Becky Smith, Summer, Session 7

 

2017

Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

Studio Assistant to Erika Tada, Summer, Session 5??

Studio Assistant to Dean Allison, Spring Concentration

Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

Artist Assistant to Ann Toebbe

Artist Assistant to Allan Packer

 

exhibitions

 2018

Winter Show, GreenHill Center for NC Art, Greensboro, NC

One of a Kind 28th Anniversary Gala, Kittrell Riffkind Art Glass Gallery, Dallas, TX

Artist Spotlight, North Carolina Glass Center, Asheville, NC

Reflections: Exploring Inspiration, AAAC-The Refinery, Asheville, NC

Sphere of Influence, Toe River Arts Council, Spruce Pine, NC

NC Fine Artists Exhibition, (Juried), Raleigh Fine Arts Society, Raleigh, NC

 

2017

Artist of the Month, Block Party Handmade Boutique, Louisville, KY

Embodiment, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Glass Show (Juried), 2nd place, Arts Association of Oldham County, Oldham, KY

 

2016

Tenant Show, Art Sanctuary, Louisville, KY

Metamorphosis (Juried), Portland Heritage Show, Louisville, KY

Fire and Femininity, Flame Run Gallery, Louisville, KY

Attempting Communication, Gallery K (Curated 3 person show)

 

2015

BFA Exhibition, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Instructor Exhibition, Spot 5 Studio, Louisville, KY

 

Related Experience

 2018 – Current

Program Development Coordinator, North Carolina Glass Center

 

2017 – 2018

Assistant to Dean Allison, Penland, NC

 

2015 – 2017

Co-Op Member and Artist, Block Party Handmade Boutique Louisville, KY

 

Pilchuck Glass School

Cold Shop Coordinator, Summer, 2016 & 2017

Cold Shop Assistant, Summer, 2015

 

Glassblower at Flame Run, Louisville, KY

 

2013 – 2014

Hot Shop Assistant and Coldworking Assistant for Pretentious Beer Glass

Company/Matthew Cummings, Louisville, KY

 

2011 – 2012

Corning Museum of Glass, The Studio

Studio Technician, May – August, 2012

Make Your Own Glass Instructor May – August, 2011

 

Service Industry

 The Silver Dollar, Hostess/Barback/Foodrunner/Busser/SA, 2013 – 2017

 

Volunteer

 Educational Tour Guide, Adele and Leonard Leight’s Home Gallery for

Peter Morrin’s curatorial class U of L, 2016

Penland School of Crafts Annual Auction, 2016

Art for the Animals Auction for the Shamrock Foundation, Art Committee, 2013

Ars et Fides, Tour Guide of San Lorenzo Basilica January – April, 2013