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Curriculum Vitae

Education

SoulCollage™ Facilitator Training / Santa Cruz, CA

California Collage of the Arts / Oakland, CA

Maryland Institute, College of Art / B.F.A. / Baltimore, MD

 

Solo Shows

2018 MORE SHATTERING / Umpqua Bank / Benicia, CA

2017 THE SHATTERING / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

Two Person Shows

2018 POP-UP / Estey Gallery / Benicia, CA

2017 MICROART / Sparrow Gallery with Robert-Jean Ray / Sacramento, CA

2016 SHE SAID, SHE SAID / Dada Gallery w/ LM Jenkins / Sacramento, CA

Group Shows

2018

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

CROW SHOW / Sparrow Gallery / Sacramento, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

 

2017

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

RUXTAPOSITIONS / Featured Artist / Gallerie Renee Marie / Benicia, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

POP-UP / Estey Realty / Benicia, CA

MICROART / Sparrow Gallery with Robert-Jean Ray / Sacramento, CA

POP-UP / Estey Realty / Benicia, CA

SPRINGTIME / Coal Shed / Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

POP-UP / Estey Realty / Benicia, CA

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

THE LITTLE ART SHOP / Benicia, CA

STEAMPUNK ART / The HUB / Vallejo, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

2016

HOLIDAY ART SHOW / The HUB / Vallejo, CA

HOLIDAY ART SHOW / Coal Shed / Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

ART OF THE TOY / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Kendall Studio Gallery / Bencicia, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

FAIRFIELD VISUAL ARTS ASSOC / Fairfield, CA

SALVATION ARMY / Reclaimed Art Show / Healdsburg, CA

VALLEJO OPEN STUDIOS / The HUB, Vallejo, CA

ART & MUSIC / Vino Godfather / Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

NORTHERN CA INDIE FILM FESTIVAL / Carter's Biz Café / Benicia, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

BOOK ARTS SHOW / Coal Shed / Mare island, Vallejo, CA

EXPANDING EXPERIENCES / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

FINE ARTS & CRAFT FAIR / Benicia, CA

TRUNK SHOW / Dada Gallery / Sacramento, CA

VITALITY OF THE COINCIDENTAL / Gallerie Renee Marie / Benicia, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

GEORGIA STREET GALLERY / Vallejo, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

DADA GALLERY / microART / Sacramento, CA

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Arts Benicia / Bencicia, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

RANCHO SOLANO SPRING BOUTIQUE / Fairfield, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

SWAN DAY FAIR / Martinez, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

LETTERS / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

GALLERIE RENEE MARIE / Members Show / Benicia, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

2015

CROCKER HOLIDAY ARTISAN MARKET / Sacramento, CA

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Kendall Studio Gallery / Bencicia, CA

SECRETS SHOW / ARC Gallery / San Francisco, CA

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS / Artiszen Gallery / Vallejo, CA

FAIRFIELD VISUAL ARTS ASSOC / Fairfield, CA

CROW & RAVEN SHOW / Atelier20 Gallery / Sacramento, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

FINE ARTS & CRAFT FAIR / Benicia, CA

HEALDSBURG ART FESTIVAL / Healdsburg, CA

RED DOT GALLERY / Collage Sessions / Sacramento, CA

FOUR FOOLS WINERY ART SHOW / Rodeo, CA

REUSE REPURPOSE SHOW / Troutdale, OR

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

VALENTINES TRUNK SHOW / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

2014

LAHONDA WINERY / Redwood City, CA

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

CELEBRATION OF CRAFTSWOMEN / Fort Mason / San Francico, CA

SACRAMENTO ARTS FESTIVAL / Sacramento, CA

FABMO-TEXTILE ART BOUTIQUE / Palo Alto, CA

ART & WINE FESTIVAL / San Carlos, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

FINE ARTS & CRAFT FAIR / Benicia, CA

OBTAINIUM CUP RACE & ART / Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

ART & WINE FESTIVAL / Los Altos, CA

BERKSHIRES ART FESTIVALE / Great Barrington, MA

CLOCKWORK ALCHEMY / San Jose, CA

FINE ART IN THE PARK / Los Altos Rotary Show / Los Altos, CA

BENICIA OPEN STUDIOS / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

2013

CELEBRATION OF CRAFTSWOMEN / Fort Mason / San Francico, CA

SACRAMENTO ARTS FESTIVAL / Sacramento, CA

FABMO TEXTILE ART BOUTIQUE / Menlo Park, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

FINE ARTS & CRAFT FAIR / Benicia, CA

LOS GATOS FIESTA DE ARTES / Los Gatos, CA

FREMONT FESTIVAL OF THE ARTES / Fremont, CA

STEAMSTOCK ART & MUSIC SHOW / Richmond, CA

BANK OF THE WEST TENNIS CLASSIC / Palo Alto, CA

CONNOISSUER'S MARKETPLACE / Menlo Park, CA

SAN ANSELMO ART & WINE FESTIVAL / San Anselmo, CA

FINE ART IN THE PARK / Los Altos Rotary Show / Los Altos, CA

ALA CARTE & ART / Mountain View, CA

HAUTE COUTURE SOCIETY ART SHOW / Stockton, CA

STEAMPUNK IN THE TRUNK / Benicia, CA

CLARY SAGE TRUNK SHOW / San Jose, CA

2012

ARTISAN TRUNK SHOW / Calistoga, CA

CELEBRATION OF CRAFTSWOMEN / Fort Mason / San Francico, CA

ARTIST'S OPEN HOUSE / Los Altos, CA

FABMO TEXTILE ART BOUTIQUE / Menlo Park, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

HEALDSBURG ART FESTIVAL / Healdsburg, CA

FINE ARTS & CRAFT FAIR / Benicia, CA

TRUNK SHOW / Mountain View, CA

CONNOISSUER'S MARKETPLACE / Menlo Park, CA

LOS ALTOS ARTS & WINE FESTIVAL / Los Altos, CA

MARIN ART FESTIVAL / Marin, CA

WOMENS INITIATIVE MARKETPLACE / San Francico, CA

LOS ALTOS ROTARY SHOW / Los Altos, CA

SARATOGA ROTARY SHOW / Saratoga, CA

CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS MARKET / San Francisco, CA

2011

CELEBRATION OF CRAFTSWOMEN / Fort Mason / San Francico, CA

FABMO TEXTILE ART BOUTIQUE / Menlo Park, CA

ARTISTY IN FASHION / Canada College / Rewood City, CA

ART IN THE PARK / Redwood City, CA

Lectures

2017 ARTIST LECTURER / Kendall Studio Gallery / Benicia, CA

2017 ARTIST LECTURER / Bead Society of No. CA / Emeryville, CA

2016 ARTIST  LECTURER / Sac Center for Textile Arts / Sacramento, CA

2014 ARTIST LECTURER / Peninsula Wearable Art Guild / Campbell, CA

2013 ARTIST LECTURER / Haute Couture Society / Stockton, CA

Publications

2017 GREENCRAFT MAGAZINE / Article / Autumn Issue 

2017 GREENCRAFT MAGAZINE / Article / Summer Issue 

2017 GREENCRAFT MAGAZINE / Article / Spring Issue 

2016 GREENCRAFT MAGAZINE / Featured in 5 Articles / Autumn Issue