• U.C. Davis Craft Center Gallery: Polaroid Transfer Exhibition- Davis 1998 (solo)
    • Neighborhood Center of the Arts: Instructors Art Exhibition- Grass Valley 1998
    • Conference of Northern California Handweavers: Fiberart Exhibition -Grass Valley 1998
    • Broad Street Books & Cafe: "Contemporary Fiberart Exhibition" -Nevada City 1998
    • Foothill Flowers Gallery: Hospice of the Foothills Art Exhibition -Grass Valley 1998
    • Feast of the Senses: Mixed Media Art & Music Performance/Exhibition -Nevada City 1997
    • Tofinelli's Restaurant: Polaroid Transfer Exhibition- Grass Valley 1997 (solo)
    • Foothill Flowers Gallery: Photography Guild Exhibition -Grass Valley 1997
    • Broad Street Books & Cafe: Polaroid Transfer Exhibition -Nevada City 1997 (solo)
    • Nevada City Artist Guild Gallery: "Intl. Polaroid Transfer Exhibition" -Nevada City 1997
    • Nevada County Government Center: "Artist Studio Tour Exhibition" -Nevada City 1997
    • Artisans Festival: Fiber, Glass, Photography Exhibition -Nevada City 1993 1996
    • Duck Soup: Polaroid Transfer, Printmaking Exhibition -Grass Valley 1996 (solo)
    • The Herb Shop: Polaroid Transfer, Printmaking Exhibition -Nevada City 1992 1995 (solo)
    • Art Related Things: Fiberart, Sculpture Exhibition -Davis 1993 1994
    • University of California Davis, Memorial Union Art Gallery: Printmaking -Davis 1992
    • Gamage Realty: Sculpture, Painting, Photography, Printmaking -Nevada City 1992 (solo)
    • University of California Davis, Craft Center Gallery: Glass Sculpture -Davis 1992
    • University of California Davis, Basement Art Gallery -Davis 1991 1992 (solo)
    • University of Washington: "Surface Design Association Intl.Exhibition" -Seattle 1991
    • California Craft Museum: Fiberart, Glass Sculpture -San Francisco 1990 1991
    • University of California Davis Design Gallery: Photography -Davis 1990 1991 1992
    • Concordia University: "Invitational Fiber Art Show" -Montreal, Canada 1989

    • The Neighborhood Center of the Arts, Grass Valley,CA 1995 1996 1997 1998
    Fiberart Instructor to adults with developmental disabilities.
    fiber sculpture, assemblage, weaving, painting, drawing

    • University of California Davis Craft Center, Davis,CA 1990 1991 1992
    Fiber Instructor to college students, adults, children
    batik, silk dye processes, paper -making, textile art, silk-screening

    • University of California Davis Design Department, Davis,CA 1990 1991
    University Teaching Assistant to Professor Kathy Silva: Beginning Design ;
    and to International Visiting Artist, Haku Shah: Textile Design Special Study Course.

    • CDC Child Development Center, Davis,CA 1991
    Children's Art Instructor

    • Union City Parks & Recreation, Union City,CA ; summers of 1987 1988 1989 1990
    Children's Recreation Leader: clay sculpture, painting, drawing, crafts, outdoor activities

    • Neighborhood Center of the Arts-
    NCA Mixed Media Art Exhibitions (5x /yr) Grass Valley 1995 1996 1997 1998

    • 1998 Conference of Northern California Handweavers- Grass Valley, CA
    Conference Art Gallery, Historical Gallery, Instructors' Gallery , Community Art Galleries 1998

    • University of California Davis Craft Center-
    Neighborhood Center of the Arts: Fiber, Drawing, Clay Exhibition, Davis,CA 1997 1998

    • Tofinelli's Restaurant-
    Neighborhood Center of the Arts - Mixed Media Art Exhibitions Grass Valley,CA 1996 1997 1998

    • Broad Street Books & Cafe-
    "Invitational Contemporary Fiberart Exhibition" Nevada City,CA 1998

    • Duck Soup-
    Neighborhood Center of the Arts: "Experimental Fiberart Exhibition" Grass Valley,CA 1996

    •1998 Conference of Northern California Handweavers - Art Galleries Chairperson
    responsible for planning, developing, and installing art exhibitions at the conference location as well as through out the community. This included preparing a year in advance, selecting art categories, making contact with artists, calling for artwork, contacting galleries and conference facility, planning & obtaining props, recruiting committee members and volunteers, writing reports, and organizing the installation of 7 galleries. 1998

    •University of California Davis Memorial Union - Honored Art Juror
    of the "Two Dimensional Annual Student Art Exhibition" 1998

    •Feast of the Senses - Artist, Committee Member.
    Participated in the planning and presentation of a multi media art exhibition combining fine art, dance, and the avant-garde music of classical composer Jay Sydeman. Created fiber sculpture artwork paired to a musical score, photographed art work for a slide presentation, and participated in the installation of the art exhibition and stage performance. 1997

    •Artist Studio Tour - Artist, Committee Member.
    Participated in the development of a community art event, introducing new and established artists to the community. Collaborated with local artists on the development, publicity, art exhibitions, and presentations.1997

    •Himovitz Art Gallery- Volunteer
    for an art exhibition and art auction fundraiser with the Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy. 1993

    •University of California Davis Design Department- Chairperson
    of the Annual Picnic Day "Student Wearable Art - Fashion Show" 1991

    •Fine Art Intern- art assistant to sculptor Gyongy Laky. San Francisco, CA 1990
    Assisted in preparing art materials, reconstructing sculptures, photographing art work.

    •B.S., Environmental Design: Textile Arts - University of California, Davis 1992
    •B.A., Art: Sculpture, Painting, Printmaking - University of California, Davis 1992
    •minor: Textiles and Clothing - University of California, Davis 1992
    As a double major, explored various creative avenues, (wearable art, traditional fine art, and the clothing industry) Emphasis on sculpture, printmaking, & fiber arts.

    •Fashion Design Certificate - Domus Academy, Milan, Italy Summer 1990 Successfully completed an international summer fashion design program. This included seminars by prominent Italian designers, clothing & accessory design projects, field trips, and special fashion events.

    •Certificate of Graduation - Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy 1990 Successfully completed business education program. This included business seminars & workshops, writing a business plan, and participating in special community events. Gained an overall knowledge of 'start ups' and business planning.

    College of San Mateo (San Mateo, CA) : Multimedia and Web Design Certificate Program. 2001
    Sierra College (Rocklin, Ca) : Portfolio Development, Grant Writing, Photographing Artwork.

    Devore textiles (CNCH 98), Polaroid transfers (Sacramento Lightworks), Image Transferring (CNCH 95), Silkscreening & Experimental Textiles (Mendocino Art Center).

    "Northern California Handweavers Conference"1995-98,
    "Giving your Heart to Art"- Fiber Conference (Carmel) 1997,
    "Convergence" - National Fiberart Conference (Portland) 1996,
    The International Design Conference in Aspen "The Italian Manifesto" 1989.

    •Media Arts Award, Web Design Category 2002- California Community Colleges ED>Net New Media Initiative
    •Design Service Award 1992 - U.C.Davis Design Department
    •Best Business Plan 1990- Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy

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