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Lives and works in Bellingham, WA creating mixed media, paintings and sculptures for private and public commissions and exhibitions. 


Education

· BFA in Sculpture, Minor, Art History, Western Washington University, Magna Cum Laude; Phi Kappa Phi 

· AAS from Whatcom Community College, Phi Theta Kappa. 

· Studied at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Pratt Fine Arts Center.

· Artist Trust Edge Program participant 2005

· Pilchuck Glass School 1990, 91, 92, 94, and 97. Studied with Liz Mapelli, Damian Priour, Warren Langley, Richard Harned, Tina Aufiero and Maria Porges

· Hot Casting/ blowing classes at Red Deer, Alberta 1999 and 2000. Studying with Mitchell Gaudet and Mark Gibeau.

· Glass classes at Pratt, Seattle, WA

Currently exhibiting 

· Matske Fine Art, Camano Island, WA

· Fourth Corner Frames, Bellingham, WA

· L’Attitude Gallery, Boston, MA 

· Westcott Bay Institute, Roche Harbor; WA

· Monarch Sculpture Park, Tenino WA

· Chuckanut Bay Gallery, Bellingham, WA

Selected Exhibitions and Group shows

· Peace Arch Park Sculpture Exhibit, 2001-18, Blaine WA

· Smith /Vallee, Edison, WA 

· Cooper Lanza Gallery, Bellingham, WA

· Jansen Arts Center, Lynden WA

· City of Lake Oswego, 2006-08

· Blue Horse Gallery 1997-2011

· Big Rock Garden Park, 1998-2015

· Whatcom Museum, Group shows 1995-2017

·  Allied Arts Gallery, Bellingham WA, 1991- 2018

· Mindport Exhibits, Bellingham WA, 2008

· Art Treks, Redmond, 2004-08

· Downtown Everett Sculpture Walk, 2004-08

· Everett Community College Sculpture Exhibition 2006-12

· Pacific Northwest Invitational Glass Show, Bainbridge Island, 2000

· La Conner Sculpture Walk 2004-14

· Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 2000-15

· Clearly Magic, Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 1999

· Anacortes Fine Arts Competition, 1998 &99

· Lucia Douglas Gallery, Objects,1999

· A Gathering of Glass, Sable V Gallery, Wimberly, TX., 1998-2000

· Northwest Women Working in Glass, Kirsten and Stillwater Galleries, Seattle, WA. 1992-94

·  A Gathering of Glass, Orcas Island Artworks, 1992.

· Bellevue Sculpture Park, Bellevue, 2004

· Arts Downtown, Puyallup, 2003-05

· Pilchuck Glass School Exhibition, SeaTac International Airport, 1992, 93; Auction, 1993-2008

· Museum of Northwest Art Auction, 1999-2005

· Bellingham Arts Commission, Sculpture 2000 and Civic Center Sculpture Show 2001-07. 

· Western Gallery, 1999 VU Gallery and Omni Gallery at Western Washington University, 1993, 94 and 95