HONORS                  

       2007      Undergraduate Exhibition, Rock Hill, SC, Merit Award

 

       2006      Pendleton Spring Jubilee, Pendleton, SC, Best of Show                         Pendleton Spring Jubilee, Pendleton, SC, First Place

 

       2005      Images Art Festival, New Smyrna Beach, FL, Purchase                         Award Pendleton Spring Jubilee, Pendleton, SC, Second                       Place

 

       2004      Strictly Functional National Exhibition, Lancaster, PA,                           Purchase Award – Ceramic Monthly Permanent                                   Collection Red Sky Teapot Extravaganza, Charlotte, NC,                       Altered & Assembled Award Pendleton

                    Spring Jubilee, Pendleton, SC, Second Place

 

       2003      Carolina Pottery Festival, Shelby, NC, First Place

 

       2002      Atalaya Art Festival, Murrills Inlet, SC, Honorable Mention

 

       1999      Jubilee Harvest of the Arts, Rock Hill, SC, Honorable                           Mention

 

CURATION/JURY                

       2013      Greenwood Art Guild Annual Exhibition, Greenwood, SC

       2012      Scholastic Art Exhibition, Lander University, Greenwood,                       SC

       2008      Creativity Community Collaboration, Gallery 80808                                Columbia, SC

 

 

PUBLICATIONS       

       2002      500 Teapots, Lark Books, Asheville, NC

 

 

COLLECTIONS        

       2004      Ceramic Monthly Permanent Collection

 

 

COMMISSIONS        

       2005      Brattonsville-Museum of York County, McConnells, SC

 

       2003      Perry Sessions Design, Inc., Charlotte, NC

 

       2000      Leslie Advertising, Greenville, SC

 

       1999      Leslie Advertising, Greenville, SC 

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EDUCATION                

                    MFA - Winthrop University, 2011

Sculpture/Drawing

 

BFA - Winthrop University, 2008

Ceramics

 

Gaston College, 1999

Ceramics

 

BS - Winthrop University, 1991

Biology  

         

 

EXPERIENCE              

                    Lander University, Assistant Professor 2011-                                       Present

 

Winthrop University Department of Fine Arts,                   Graduate Assistant, 2008 - 2011

 

Barefoot Pottery, McConnells, SC.  Self-                         employed Ceramic Artist, 1998 - 2008

 

Arts in Education, Chester, SC.  Two-week                       program, 2004

 

Catawba Clay, Fort Mill, SC.  Ceramics                           instructor for adult classes, 2003

 

 

EXHIBITIONS    

       2013      Independent Study, Art Center, Greenwood, SC                                   Intersection, Monsanto Gallery, Greenwood, SC

                    Peach Belt Athletic Conference Exhibition,Columbus, GA

 

       2012      SECAC Annual Juried Exhibition, Greensboro, NC

          Frenzy, York County Center for the Arts, Rock Hill, SC               Peach Belt Athletic Conference Exhibition, Columbus, GA

 

       2011      Metaphor, Winthrop University Gallery, Rock Hill, SC                             Passe-Present-Futur, Gallery Up, Rock Hill, SC

 

       2010      Story Line, Loading Dock Gallery, Rock Hill, SC

                    Creativity Community Collaboration, Gallery 80808,                               Columbia, SC

                    Graduate Works in Progress, Winthrop University, Rock                       Hill, SC

                    YC Magazine Exhibition, York County Center for the                             Arts, Rock Hill, SC

 

       2009      Rock-Paper-Scissors, Winthrop University, Loading Dock                     Gallery, Charlotte Country Day School, Rock Hill SC, and                     Charlotte, NC

                    Graduate Works in Progress, Winthrop University, Rock                       Hill, SC

 

       2008      Undergraduate Exhibition, Winthrop University, Rock Hill,                     SC

 

       2007      Foundation Exhibition, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

                    Painting and Printmaking Exhibition, Winthrop University,                     Rock Hill, SC

                    Circle of Eight Exhibition, NCECA, Columbus, OH

                    Undergraduate Exhibition, Winthrop University, Rock Hill,                     SC

 

       2005      Carolina Clay Guild Exhibit, Charlotte Douglas Airport,                           Charlotte, NC

                    National Teapot Show VI, Cedar Creek Gallery,                                     Creedmore, NC 

 

       2004      Strictly Functional National Exhibition, Market House                           Craft Center, Lancaster, PA

                    Red Sky Teapot Extravaganza, Red Sky Gallery,                                 Charlotte, NC

 

       2003      Hand Crafted, Rocky Mount Art Center, Rock Mount, NC

 

       2001      SC NCECA Student Exhibition, Winthrop University, Rock                     Hill, SC

                    SC Clay 2001, NCECA, Winthrop University, Rock Hill,                         SC 

 

       2000      Difference in Dirt, Museum of York County, Rock Hill, SC

 

       1999      Jubilee Harvest of the Arts, Rock Hill Arts Council, Rock                       Hill, SC