EDUCATION
2003   B.F.A. Degree in Sculpture, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
1991     M.S. Degree in Environmental Studies, Antioch New England Graduate School, Keene, NH
1988    B.S. Degree in Fine Arts, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

EXHIBITIONS
2010
RED AGAIN Isalos Gallery, Stonington, ME
True Individuality-Adornment for the Hand University of Wisconsin Eau Claire; Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Haystack Student/Mentor Show Deer Isle, ME
Secrets Betts Gallery, Belfast, ME
The Daily Muse Blog, March 15 kinetic objects: hemsley, doremus and taniguchi in motion

2009
Entropy Foiled
Panama City Community College; Panama City, FL
Forever in Bloom, Pearson Legacy Gallery, Deer Isle, ME
Island Couture: Dow Studio, Deer Isle, ME
RED: Isalos Gallery, Deer Isle, ME

2008
Girls Play Games
: Facèré Gallery, Seattle,WA
Duets: Dow Studio, Deer Isle, ME
Go Green: Dow Studio, Deer Isle, ME
35th Toys Designed by Artists: Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

2007
Misuse
: Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
Postcards from Away: Deer Isle Artist Association, Deer Isle, ME

2006    34th Toys Designed by Artists: Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR (catalogue)
477: Edge Gallery, Denver Gallery
Time: Filament Gallery, Portland, ME
Playtime: Toys for Adults: Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, CT.(catalogue)
“Hey...These Things Just Snap Right Off!”: Saint Louis, MI .(catalogue)
Found & Recycled: Appleton Art Center, Appleton, WI
Friction: Anderson Studio Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
White, Black & Shades of Gray: South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA

2005
Secret Identities
: Gallery M.I.M., Baltimore, MD
Pocketsize: www.Postpicasso.com
Trashformations:East: Fuller Art Museum, Brockton, MA, Copia, Napa Valley, CA
Lancaster Museum of Art: Lancaster, PA, Ohio Craft Museum; Columbus, Ohio. (catalogue)
Materials: Hard & Soft: Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX
Refined IV: Innovation: Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogadoches, TX. (catalogue)
Concealment: Jewelry and Metal Arts: www.Postpicasso.com
Red Bull Art of the Can: Boston, MA. (catalogue)
Spot the Dog: Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage, AK. (catalogue)
The Creative Process: Brickbottom Studio, Somerville, MA
Things Your Mama Said: Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA

2004
Spatially Inspired
: WomanMade Gallery, Chicago, IL
Artists in Cellophane: Art-O-Mat
Annual Juried Show, Essex Art Center: Lawrence, MA
Small Works: ArtSpace@16, Malden, MA
BF Annex: Boston, MA

2003Safety in Numbers: Edge Gallery, Denver, CO
Lots of Little Art: Artlink, Fort Wayne, IN
Small Art Big Celebration: Arlington, MA

2002    Figure It Out: Munroe Center for the Arts, Lexington, MA

2001    Art in Context: Gallery FX, Boston, MA

2000    The Animal Show: Gallery FX, Boston, MA
The Book as Art: Artist's Books in New England: CAA, Cambridge, MA

PUBLICATIONS
2007   
500 Wedding Rings: Lark Publications
2006    500 Necklaces: Lark Publications
2005    500 Bracelets: Lark Publications

AWARDS
2006    Purchase Award: Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
2003    Honorable Mention: Pocketsize,www.Postpicasso.com
Pat Dorian/Haystack Scholarship
Massachusetts College of Art Departmental Honors: Sculpture

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2010    February 6-7 Jump Start Jewelry, Metalwerx Waltham, MA
April 17 “Deer Isle Rocks” at Pearson Legacy Gallery; Deer Isle ME
Info: call Carolyn Hecker @ 207 348-2535
June 12-June 25 Haystack Mountain School of Craft “With the turn of a crank...”
Teaching assistant for Arthur Ganson
August 23-27 Teen Jewelry week, Metalwerx, Waltham, MA, www.metalwerx.com
August 28-29 Jumpstart Jewelry Metalwerx, Waltham , www.metalwerx.com

2009    Haystack Mentor Program

2008, 2009    Haystack Mountain School of Craft/HIP workshop

2005-2006    High School Jewelry Instructor, Dearborn Academy, Arlington, MA

2003 to Present     Jewelry Instructor at Metalwerx Waltham, MA teaching weekend and weeklong intensive
Classes in jewelry making and kinetics

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR permanent collections
Corum Real Estate Group, Premier Lofts, Denver, CO