Resume

Education

Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

BFA degree in Studio Art with an Emphasis in Ceramics, 3.76 GPA

Distinctions and Awards

The Dr. Judith Temple Scholarship, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 2017

Friends of Arrowmont Scholarship, Arrowmont School of Craft, 2015

Office of Student Research Grant, Appalachian State University, 2014

Eva H. Burress Memorial Scholarship, Appalachian State University, 2013

Deans List, Appalachian State University, Spring 2013- Fall 2010

Residencies

Long Term Artist in Residence, Odyssey Clayworks, April 2017 - Present

Summer Artist Resident, Odyssey Clayworks, June 2016 - August 2016

Experience

The Bright Angle Studio, Asheville, NC, Studio Manager, July 2016 - Present

Odyssey Clayworks, Asheville, NC, Studio Assistant, August 2016 - Present

Carlton Gallery, Foscoe, NC, Social Media Director, Summer 2012 - January 2017

Art of Living Retreat Center, Boone, NC, Clay Studio Manager, Clay Teacher, February 2015 -March 2016

Mountain Pathways Montessori School, Boone, NC, Substitute Teacher, 2012-15

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, NC, Gallery Ambassador, 2012-14

Appalachian State University Clay Area, Technical Assistant, Kiln Room Supervisor, 2013-14

Appalachian State University Clay Area, Teaching Assistant, Beginners Throwing with Lisa Stinson, 2013

Appalachian State University Clay Area, Technical Assistant, Glaze Room Assistant, 2013

Exhibitions and Publications

"Cup: The Intimate Object XIII", Charlie Cummings Gallery, Asheville, NC, Group Exhibition, 2017

"Nasty Women", ClaySpace, Asheville, NC, Group Exhibition, 2017

“Boundless: Senior BFA Exhibition”, Smith Gallery, Boone, NC, Group Exhibition, 2014

“Echoes”, Looking Glass Gallery, Boone, NC, Group Exhibition curated by Kate Bennett, 2014

“Art Expo”, Smith Gallery, Boone, NC, Group Exhibition Juried by Cora Fisher, 2014

“Gratitude no. 5” and “Gratitude no. 6” selected for publication in the online edition of The Peel: Literature and Arts Review, Spring 2014

“Gratitude” selected for publication in the 2013-2014 print edition of The Peel: Literature and Arts Review, Spring 2014

“Art Crawl”, Yosefa AntiquiTea, Boone, NC, Group Exhibition, 2013

“An Exploration in Clay”, Looking Glass Gallery, Boone, NC, Group Exhibition, 2013

“Art Expo”, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, NC, Group Exhibition Juried by Nancy Sokolove, 2013

Gallery Representation, Mountain Girl Gallery, 2013

“Junior Art Major Creates Symbolic Pottery”, The Appalachian February 2013 Edition, written by Lovey Cooper, 2013

“Symbiosis no. II” Selected for publication in the online edition of The Peel: Literature and Arts Review, 2013