Artist CV

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EDUCATION

MFA, Ceramics | West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV (1989)

BFA, Metalworking/Jewelry | University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA (1986)

Hand Engraving Certificate | GRS Training Center
Emporia, KS (2009)
 

EXHIBITIONS

Breaking the Mold | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (2016)

Featured Artist | Hanover League of NH Craftsmen
Hanover, NH (2016)

Visual Verse | The Fells
Newbury, NH (2016)

Artist's Weekend | The Fells
Newbury, NH (2016)

Bowl Me Over | League of NH Craftsmen
Concord, NH (2016)

Living with Craft | League of NH Craftsmen Fair
Newbury, NH (2016)

First Friday | Center for the Arts Microgallery at ZeroCelsius
New London, NH (2015)

Insightful! | League of NH Craftsmen
Concord, NH (2015)

Summer Juried Exhbition | Ava Gallery and Art Center
Lebanon, NH (2015)

Lakes, Ponds and Streams | The Fells
Newbury, NH (2015)

Mother’s Day Tea Party | League of NH Craftsmen
Littleton, NH (2015)

Living with Craft | League of NH Craftsmen’s Fair
Newbury, NH (Aug 2014, 2014, 2015)

Circles, Squares and Triangles | League of NH Craftsmen
Concord, NH (2014)

26th Annual Juried Exhibition | League of NH Craftsmen
Concord, NH (2013)

Art Faculty Exhibitions | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (2011-2015, 2000, 1999)

Sculpturefest | Invitational Sculpture Exhibition
Woodstock, VT (2012)

Annual Juried Exhibition | Library Arts Center
Newbury, NH (2012)

Solo Exhibition | George Marshall Gallery
Kittery, ME (2006)

High Tech Handmade | League of NH Craftsmen
Concord, NH (2004)

Evolving Traditions | New Hampton School
New Hampton, NH (2002)

Earth Inspirations | Library Arts Center
Newbury, NH (2002)

Annual Juried Exhibition | Sharon Arts Center
Sharon, NH (1999)

Translations: A Two Person Show | New England College
Henniker, NH (1998)

Faculty Show | NH Institute of Art
Manchester, NH (1998)

Solo Exhibition | Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Hanover, NH (1998)

Alumni Exhibition | West Virginia University
Morgantown, NH (1998)

Splash | Ava Gallery and Art Center
Lebanon, NH (1997)

Wood Fire Potters | NH Institute of Art
Manchester, NH (1997)

Group Exhibition | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (1997)

Here’s to You: Juried Teacup Exhibition | Infinity Gallery
Newton, MA (1996)

Open Studio Exhibition | Stone Garden Gallery
Bow, NH (1996)

Penumbra: a Four Person Exhibition | Ava Gallery and Art Center
Lebanon, NH (1995)

36th National Open Juried Exhibition | Westbeth Gallery
New York, NY (1994)

Metal in Motion: Metalheads Group Show | Gallery 205
Concord, NH (1994)

Iowa Metal Artists | Joanne Rapp Gallery
Scottsdale, AZ (1994)

Solo Exhibition | Wave Gallery
New Haven CT (1994)

18th Annual Juried Exhibition | League of NH Craftsmen
Durham, NH (1994)

Year of American Craft: A Celebration of Creative Works of the Hand
Washington, DC (1993)

Ornament design for the White House Christmas Tree (1993)

Master of Fine Arts Exhibition | West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV (1993)

Iowa Metal Artists | Joanne Rapp Gallery
Scottsdale, AZ (1989)


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Scholar in Residence | Associate Professor of Art | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (Sep 2010 - present)
 
Workshop Instructor | Kimball Jenkins Academy
Concord, NH (Oct 2009)

Workshop Instructor | Davidson Pottery, Dartmouth College
Dartmouth, NH (Jan 2009)

Sculpture Instructor | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (Sep 2002)

Ceramics Instructor | NH Institute of Art
Manchester, NH (Jan 1998-2001)

Adjunct Printmaking Professor | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (Jan 2000-May 2000)

Adjunct Assistant Ceramics Professor | Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH (Jan 1999 - May 1999)

Associate Professor | University of NH
Durham, NH (Summer 1996)

Artist in Residence | Indiana University
Bloomington, IN (Spring 1990)

Artist in Residence | Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild
Pittsburgh, PA (1989-1990)

Graduate Teaching Assistant | West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV (1989-1990)

Technical Production Assistant | University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA (1989-1990)
 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Freelance Jewelry Designer + Ceramic Artist
Newbury, NH (1985-present)

Harris Hill Ski Jump Award
Brattleboro, VT (2001-present)

Bench Jeweler | MJ Harrington & Co.
Newport, NH (1997-2012)

Jewelry Designer | Sunapee Snowball Auction
Sunapee, NH (1999-2004)

Jewelry Designer | The Fells
Newbury, NH (2000-2004)

Bench Jeweler | Elliot Jewelers
Concord, NH (1996-1997)

Head Potter | Salmon Falls Stoneware
Dover, NH (Jan-May 1999)

Bench Jewelry Consultant | Universal Jewelers
Morgantown, WV (Summer 1996)


AWARDS

Best in Decorative Ceramics | Living with Craft: League of NH Craftsmen (2015)

Best in Show | Living with Craft: League of NH Craftsmen (2013)

Best in Clay | 26th Annual Juried Exhibition: League of NH Craftsmen (2013)

Best in Clay | 18th Annual Juried Exhibition: League of NH Craftsmen (1993)


PUBLISHED WORKS & PRESENTATIONS

Colby-Sawyer Magazine | The Alchemy of Process by David Ernster
(Fall 2016)

Visiting Artist Presentation | NH Institute of Art Masters of Art Education Program (Aug 2016)

From a Cup of Tea to Sculpture | Colby-Sawyer Faculty Colloquium Presentation (Feb 2016)

NH Home Magazine | Vol 9, No 5 (sep/oct 2015)

Soonipi Magazine | Vol 32, No 2 (Summer 2015)

NH Magazine | Vol 28, No 6 (June 2014)

Valley News (May 2014)

The Hippo | Vol 14, No 31 (Aug 2014)

The Kearsarge Chronicle | YCN News (Nov 2014)

Concord Monitor (Nov 1998)

On the Road with Maury Sheffey | Yankee Cablevision (Nov 1997)

Foster’s Daily Democrat (Feb 1993)

Boston Globe (March 1993)

Ceramics Monthly (June 1993)