born: 1964
1986     BA Hope College, Holland, MI
                     Ceramics major with an English minor
Solo Exhibitions
2013    On the Farm, Tabula Rasa Gallery, Baroda, MI,
2007    Making hay while the sun shines, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN
Juried Exhibitions
2014    Roots and Trees, Hot Springs Art Center, AR
            Sustainability, Diane Kidd Gallery, Tiffin University, Tiffin,OH
2005    Artfestation, Heritage Hill, Grand Rapids, MI
Invited Exhibitions
2014    Insrtuctor Exhibition, South Bend Regional Museum, South Bend, IN
2012    Natural Elements, Walnut Ink Gallery, Michigan City, IN
            Under One Roof, Visitors Center, Hammond, IN
2011    Earth, Air, Fire, & Water, Blink Gallery, Michigan City, IN
2010    Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, Vickers Theatre, Three Oaks, MI
Professional Activities
2014    Ceramic Residency, January, Krasl Art Center, St. Joseph, MI
2012    Lecture “Sustainable Studio Practices” Krasl Art Center, St.Joseph, MI.
2008    Attended the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA)
selected as a group discussion leader “Wood Fire, the Renewable Resource.”
2013-14           Ceramics Instructor, Krasl Art Center, St. Joseph, MI
2012-14           Ceramics Instructor, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN
2013                Basic Glazes, October; Krasl Art Center, St, Joseph, MI
2006                Visiting Wood fire Ceramic Artist, Ox-Bow -School of the Art Institute,
Saugatuck, MI
2007    “Life as an Artist”, Visiting Artist/Career Day, Springfield School
District, Michigan City, IN
2006    “Moulds and Processes”, Visiting Instructor, Ox-Bow, School of the Art
Institute, Saugatuck, MI
Public Interviews
2007    November 8 National Public Radio – Chicago Public Radio WBEZ 91.5
           “848” and “All Things Considered
            AAA Living Magazine, July/August issue
           Chicago magazine, “on the green front”, March issue

Privately collected – International and nationally

A full CV on request