Education

1998
The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
Pilchuck Glass School, Scholarship student, Stanwood, WA

1996
Pratt Fine Arts Center, Lino Tagliapietra, Seattle, WA

1994
BFA, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
Pilchuck Glass School, Scholarship student, Stanwood, WA

1989
Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

1988
New York University, New York, NY

1985-86
Pomona College, Claremont, CA

Professional Experience

1999-present (Summers)
Pilchuck Glass School: Assistant to the Artistic Director, Visiting Artist, Print Shop Coordinator, Hot Shop Technician, Artist's Assistant, Stanwood and Seattle, WA

1996-present
Pratt Fine Arts Center: Glass and 2-D Faculty, Seattle, WA

1995-present
Artist, At large, Seattle, WA

2002
Guest Faculty in Glass, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

1995-2001
Glassblower: Preston Singletary, Ben Moore, Inc., Freelance, Seattle, WA

1999
Danmarks Designskole: Guest Faculty, Glass Department, Copenhagen, Denmark

1997
Ebeltoft Glasmuseum: Artist in Residence, Ebeltoft, Denmark

1995
Danmarks Deignskole: Guest Faculty, Glass Department, Copenhagen, Denmark

Selected Exhibitions

2002
Pop Dynamic, Solo Show, The William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
Right Now! Solo Show, Nation, Seattle, WA
New Artists, New Work, The William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
Pilchuck Glass School Auction Preview Exhibition, The Westin Hotel, Seattle, WA

2001
Pilchuck Glass School Auction Preview Exhibition, The Westin Hotel, Seattle, WA
Comfort (with Anthony Maglalang), Cafe Venus, Seattle, WA

2000
Pilchuck Glass School Auction Preview Exhibition, The Westin Hotel, Seattle, WA
Onaforma-Intimate (Solo show), Vetri International Glass, Seattle, WA
The Second Annual Open Call, The Pound Gallery, Seattle, WA
Pilchuck Glass School Summer Staff Exhibition, History of the World Part IV Gallery, Camano Island, WA
Pratt Fine Arts Center Auction Preview Exhibit, The Washington State Convention Center, Seafirst Gallery, Seattle, WA
Paper Work (Solo show), Bubba Mavis Gallery, Seattle, WA

1999
Pilchuck Glass School Auction Preview Exhibition, Westin Hotel, Seattle, WA
Pilchuck Glass School Summer Staff Exhibition, History of the World Part IV Gallery, Camano Island, WA
Pratt Fine Arts Center Auction Preview Exhibit, Seafirst Gallery, Seattle, WA
Pretty Things (window installation), Milky World, Seattle, WA

1998
Mountains out of Molehills: A Mosaic Show, Pound Gallery, Seattle, WA
Shoes as Muse, Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA

1996
Girls and Glass: Paper Collage Portraits and Blown Glass (solo show), Lux, Seattle, WA

Awards/Scholarships/Residencies

2003
Full Fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts

2002
Artist in Residence, The Education Center of the Museum of Glass: International Center for Contemporary Art, Tacoma, WA Full Fellowship Award for Artist's Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2001-2002
Shirley Scholarship Award, Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA

1997
Artist in Residence, Ebeltoft Glasmuseum, Ebeltoft, Denmark