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Education

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville                                  Edwardsville, Illinois 2014 -  2017

College of Art and Design

  • Masters of Fine Art, Ceramics

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville                                  Edwardsville, Illinois 2013 - 2014

College of Art and Design

  • Post-Bachelorette, Ceramics

Eastern Illinois University                                                             Charleston, Illinois 2008 – 2013

College of Art and Design

  • Bachelors of Fine Arts, Ceramics

 

Professional Experience

Adjunct Professor, Ceramics                                                                     Fall 2017

  • Maryville University

Instructor                                                                                                      Fall 2017 - Present

  •   Krueger Pottery Supply

Instructor on Record Ceramics 202: Introduction to Ceramics           Fall 2016-Spring 2017

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Graduate Technician in Department Woodshop                                   Summer 2016

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Graduate Technician in Metal Smithing Department                           2016 – Present

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Instructor on Record Art 111: Introduction to Art                                 2015

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Graduate Technician in Sculpture Department                                     2014 - 2015

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Graduate Technician in Ceramics Department                                      2014

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

 

Related Experience

Throwing Demonstration SIUE Career Day                                 2014, 2015

Designer for WPA Pottery sale postcard/poster                         2015 - 2016

Designer for 39th Annual WPA t-shirt, Bede Clarke                   2016

Designer for 38th Annual WPA t-shirt, Adam Field                    2015

Quality Control Technician                                                             2009 - 2015

  • Performed ASTM and AASHTO test procedures.

  • Quality control and assurance on job site operating a nuclear density gauge as well as coordinating jobsite sample retrieval.

  • Coordination of jobsite equipment and rolling patterns during operation.

Civil Engineering                                                                              2009 - 2011

  • Aggregate testing procedures

  • Level 1 Asphalt test procedures

  • Nuclear Density handling and operation

  • HAZMAT Safety procedures on handling radioactive materials

 

Awards and Honors

2017

  • "Wagner Potters Association Award in Ceramics" Graduate Student Show, SIUE, Edwardsville, Illinois

2016

  • "Robin W. Brown Award" Friends of Art Aution, SIUE, Edwardsville, Illinois

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Exhibitions

2018

  • “Last Call III” Companion Gallery, Humboldt, Tennessee

  • “Ware/Wear: Cup & Earring Exhibition” Pocosin Arts Gallery, Columbia, North Carolina

  • “International Cup 2018” Clay Studio of Missoula, Missoula, Montana

  • “Identi-TEA: 16th Biennial Teapot Exhibition” Craft Alliance Center of Art & Design, St. Louis, Missouri

2017

  • “Tenth Annual Cup Show: Form and Function” Amelia Center Gallery - Gulf Coast State College, Panama City, FL

  • “EAC Invitational Cup Sale” Edwardsville Art Center, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • "Conductivity" Companion Gallery, Humboldt, Tennessee

  • "Teabowl National" Bredin-Lee Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

  • "Tea Time" Edwardsville Art Center, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • "MFA Thesis Exhibition" Art and Design West Gallery, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • "Slurp" Craft Alliance, St. Louis, Missouri

  • “Graduate Student Show” Art and Design West Gallery, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • “Last Call II” Companion Gallery, Humboldt, Tennessee

  • “Twin Cups” MWSU Clay Guild, St. Joseph, Missouri

2016

  • “Lineage: 41 Years of SIUE MFAs” Morton Hall, Kansas City, Missouri

  • “Purposeful Pottery” Blue Line Arts, Roseville, California

  • “EAC Invitational Cup Sale” Edwardsville Art Center, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • “Graduate Student Show” Art and Design West Gallery, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • “Small Works Art Show” Wood River Gallery, Wood River, Illinois

2015

  • "EAC Invitational Cup Sale" Edwardsville Art Center, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • “Graduate Student Show” Art and Design West Gallery, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • “Small Works Art Show” Wood River Gallery, Wood River, Illinois

2014

  • “Graduate Student Show” Art and Design West Gallery, Edwardsville, Illinois

  • “Small Works Art Show” Wood River Gallery, Wood River, Illinois

2013

  • “Small Works Art Show” Wood River Gallery, Wood River, Illinois

  • "BFA Solo Exhibition" Nineteen-ten Gallery, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois

2012

  • “Undergraduate All Student Show” Tarble Arts Center, Illinois

2011

  • "37th Toys Designed by Artist" Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arkansas

  • “Undergraduate All Student Show” Tarble Arts Center, Charleston, Illinois

2010

  • “Undergraduate All Student Show” Tarble Arts Center, Charleston, Illinois

 

Affiliations

National Council on Education in the Ceramic Arts, Member           2013 – Present

Wagner Potters Association, Member                                                   2013 – 2017

  • President, 2014-2015

Sculptors at Wagner, Member                                                                2013

 

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