Present MFA Candidate- Design Studies, Textile and Apparel Design, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI.
2004 BFA- Painting, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME.
2003 AICAD Mobility Program, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD.
2016 Design MMOCA 2016 (Upcoming), Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
Thesis Exhibition (Upcoming), The Ruth Davis Design Gallery, Madison, WI
Graduate Showcase (Upcoming), The Ruth Davis Design Gallery, Madison, WI
2015 A Proposal for Use, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison, WI
Graduate Showcase, The Ruth Davis Design Gallery, Madison, WI
2014 Convergence, Gallery 7, Madison, WI
Dimensions Variable, Life Technologies Inc. Madison, WI
Remix Fashion Show 2014, School of Human Ecology UW Madison, WI
Design 2014: Annual Juried Show, Ruth Davis Design Gallery, Madison, WI
2004 MECA Painters: Ten Years Later, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME
2013 Here and Now, Design Studies MFA Candidates, 7th Floor Gallery, UW Madison, WI.
Maine: Four Seasons in a Day, The Maine College of Art, Portland, ME.
2012 Where are you going, Where have you been?, Lewis Gallery, Portland, ME.
2011 Reweaving the Community Cloth, Toby's Feed Barn, Marin, CA.
Staff: "Outside In", Creative Growth Gallery, Oakland, CA.
2009 Tendril, Rock, Paper, Scissors, Oakland, CA.
Tendril, WELL Gallery, Oakland, CA.
2007-2008 Annual Spring Show, 17th Ave. Studios, Santa Cruz, CA.
2005 Check It Out!, South Portland Public Library, South Portland, ME.
Annual Members Show, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA.
2004 Biennial Juried Exhibition, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME.
COMMISSIONS AND COLLABORATIONS
2014 Designer, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI
Designed 12 Commencement Flags, representing each college/school in the University (Collaboration with Emily Lou Adams)
2014 Designer, Fibershed Project, Oakland, CA.
Created two custom tailored jackets made out of an entire felted alpaca fleece and locally milled and woven color grown cotton. http://www.fibershed.com
2010 Designer, Outstanding in the Field, Santa Cruz, CA.
Designed custom pouches for all serving platters to safely provide storage for on the road travel.
2009 Costume Designer, East Bay Center for the Performing Arts, Richmond, CA.
Designed and constructed costumes and accessories for Urban Triangle's spring performance "Urban Love on Jazz Street."
2005 Designer, Portland Public Library, Portland, ME.
Created custom bags for each art piece in the "Check It Out" exhibition. These pieces could be checked out of the library and borrowed for the duration of a library book.
RESIDENCIES, HONORS AND AWARDS
2016 Design Studies Scholarship, School of Human Ecology, UW Madison, WI
2015 Design Studies Scholarship, School of Human Ecology, UW Madison, WI
2014 Travel Scholarship, School of Human Ecology Graduate Conference Award, UW Madison, WI
Honorable Mention, Design 2014 Annual Juried Show, Ruth Davis Design Gallery, Madison, WI
Summertime Research Grant, STAR AWARD, UW Madison, WI
2013 Steenbock Scholarship Award, UW Madison, Madison, WI
2011 Artist in Residence, The Quimby Colony, Portland, ME.
2011 Belvedere Fund for Professional Development, MECA, Portland, ME.
LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS TAUGHT
2014 Visiting Artist Lecture, MMOCA, Madison, WI
2013 Textile Artist & Residency, NIAD, Richmond, CA
2010 Visiting Artist Lecture & Workshop, Creative Growth Art Center, Oakland, CA
2009 SFSU, Visiting Artist Lecture, Fibers Dept., San Francisco, CA
2008 Cabrillo Community College, Visiting Artist Lecture, Aptos, CA
Present Teacher's Assistant for Maria Kurutz, Apparel Construction-Design Studies, UW Madison, WI
2015 Lecturer, Print & Dye, Design Studies, Textile & Fashion Design, UW Madison, WI
2015 Instructor, Grandparents University, UW Madison, WI
2015 Instructor, PEOPLE Program, UW Madison, WI
2014 Teacher's Assistant for Carolyn Kallenborn, Machine Knitting-Design Studies, UW Madison, WI
2014 Teacher's Assistant for Jennifer Angus, Print & Dye-Design Studies, UW Madison, WI
2013 Instructor of Textiles, Creative Growth Art Center, Oakland, CA.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL ART EXPERIENCE
2015 Project Assistant- Design Studies, Textile and Apparel Design, UW Madison, WI
2014 Research Assistant for Professor Jennifer Angus, STAR AWARD, UW Madison, WI
Winter Intern, Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection, UW Madison, WI
Present Custom Garment Maker- Mali Mrozinski Designs, Madison, WI
2009 Artist Assistant to Jim Denevan and Outstanding in the Field, Santa Cruz, CA
Berkovich, Sarah, “Fibershed” Documentary Film, Premiered at Santa Cruz Film Festival November 7-10, 2013 “Textile for Fashion: Sourcing and Selection,” AVA Publishing, London. July 2013 (Educational Resource Book)
Clark, Kathryn, “Noticed: Fibershed, a revolution in fiber,” Handful of Salt Blog http://www.handfulofsalt.com/noticed-fibershed-a-revolution-in-fiber/
“The Beauty of Limitation,” Fibershed Blog, http://www.fibershed.com/2011/03/02/the-beauty-of-limitation/ March 2, 2011
Brown, Karen, The Challenges and Rewards of Local Production, Etsy Blog Australia, March 14, 2012 https://blog.etsy.com/au/2012/03/14/the-challenges-and-rewards-of-local-production/
Ojjala, Leena, “The Fibershed Project: Constructing Capability,” The Greenstylist, November 9, 2011 http://www.thegreenstylist.com/2011/11/the-fibershed-project-constructing-capability/
Lui, Claire, “A year of dressing locally,” Garden Design http://www.gardendesign.com/a-year-of-dressing-locally
Greenaway, Twilight, “Dressing Locally, Thinking Globally,” The Bay Citizen, California, January 7, 2011 http://www.baycitizen.org/fashion/story/dressing-locally-thinking-globally/
Martha Stewart Living, Number 230, “Our Finds”, January 2013, pg. 23-25 Handwoven, “Weaving Local”, January/February 2013, pg. 10-11