Resume

Education

Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

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

Awards and Publications

The East Carolinian, “Ceramic artists share experiences” by Hannah Bolick, 2020

The Dr. Judith Temple Scholarship, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 2019

 Amazing Glaze: Techniques, Recipes, Finishing and Firing by Gabriel Kline, 2018

Regional Artist Project Grant Recipient, Toe River Arts Council, 2017

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 Recipient, 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 - 2019

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

Invitational Shows

“2020 Yunomi Invitational”, ClayAKAR Gallery, Iowa City, IA, 2020

“Cup: The Intimate Object XV”, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL, 2019

 “2019 Yunomi Invitational”, ClayAKAR Gallery, Iowa City, IA, 2019

“The Functional Canvas IV”, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL, 2019

“Winter Show”, Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC, 2019

"2018 Yunomi Invitational", ClayAKAR Gallery, Iowa City, IA, 2018

"Ten Years of Applachian State Ceramics", Blowing Rock Art and History Museum (BRAHM), Blowing Rock NC, 2018

National Juried Exhibitions 

“Adorned”, The Clay Center of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 2019

“Nasty Women and Bad Hombres”, Clayspace Gallery, Asheville, NC, 2019

“Cup: The Intimate Object XIV”, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL, 2018

“Material Mugs III: UNDERGLAZE”, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN, 2018

"Second Annual Mug Show", Eye of The Dog Arts Center, Dog's Eye Gallery, San Marcos, TX, 2018

"The Cup, The Mug 2017", Main Street Arts Gallery, Clifton Springs, NY, 2017

"Cup: The Intimate Object XIII", Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL, 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

Gallery Representation

Pottery Road Studio Gallery, Seagrove, NC, 2019-Present

Gallery of the Mountains, Asheville, NC, 2019-Present

Visual Index Gallery, Asheville, NC 2018-Present

Odyssey Clayworks Gallery, Asheville, NC 2017-Present

Carlton Gallery, Foscoe, NC 2016-Present

Related Work Experience

The Bright Angle Studio, Asheville, NC, Marketing Manager, 2016-2019

Odyssey Clayworks, Asheville, NC, Studio Assistant, 2016-2019

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

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

Teaching Experience

Workshop Presenter, East Carolina University Ceramics Guild, 2020

Instructor, Odyssey ClayWorks, Asheville NC, 2016-Present

Assistant to Karen Newgard, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, Summer 2018

Instructor, Art of Living Retreat Center, Boone, NC, 2016

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