Education & Workshops

2014      BFA in Metalsmithing & Jewelry, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2014      Enameling in the Round with Harlan Butt, Peters Valley, Layton, NJ
2013      Under the Lens with Melanie Bilenker, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2012      From Tankards to Teaspoons with Jeffrey Clancy, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2011      Kinetic Jewelry with Sarah Doremus, Peters Valley, Layton, NJ
2011      Mitsuro Wax with Kate Wolf, Wolf Designs, Portland, ME

Professional Experience

2017        Instructor, 5 Day Ring Making Class, Continuing Studies Course, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2017        New Professional Work Exchange Volunteer, Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference, New Orleans, LA
2016-Present        Secretary & Social Media Coordinator, The Metals Collective, Portland, ME
2015-2017        Assistant Bench Jeweler, Tina Dinsmore Fine Jewelry, SoPo Art Studios, South Portland, ME
2016        Instructor, Introduction to Enameling, Continuing Studies, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2014-2016        Studio Technician for Open Bench, Continuing Studies, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2015        Teaching Assistant to Kyle Patnaude, M&J Pre-College Program, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2012        Studio Assistantship, From Tankards to Teaspoons with Jeffrey Clancy, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

Exhibitions

2017        Metals Collective ‘Retrospective,’ Artists at Work Gallery, Maine College of Art, Portland ME
2016        Resonance, Blue, Portland, ME
2016        The Fragrant Jewel, The Bearded Lady’s Jewel Box, Portland, ME
2016        Bloom & Doom, Fore River Gallery, Portland, ME
2014        [In]habit: Senior Thesis Exhibition, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME
2013        Alchemy 2: A New Global Vision for Enamel, The Carnegie, Covington, KY
2012        Beyond Borders: Experimentation and Innovation in Enameling, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA
2012        Merit Show, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

Awards & Scholarships

2017        Belvedere Fund, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2016        New Professional Work Exchange, 2017 SNAG Nexus Conference, New Orleans, LA
2014        Matriculated College Student Scholarship, Peters Valley, Layton, NJ
2013        Windgate Scholarship Fund, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2012        Beatrice Bouton Barrett Endowed Memorial Scholarship Award, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2011        Matriculated College Student Scholarship, Peters Valley, Layton, NJ
2009       Annual Vision Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

Conferences

2017        SNAG Nexus: A Connection of Ideas, New Orleans, LA
2015        SNAG Impact: Looking Back & Forging Forward, Boston, MA
2012        Art Schools Collaborative, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME
2012        ALLOY Symposium, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA