SELECTED EXHIBITIONS and AWARDS

2018

State of California Building, San Francisco, CA, ADVANCED

Fourth Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA, Eight at the Fourth

Gainesville Fine Arts Association, Gainesville, FL, Creativity Takes Courage, Award of Excellence

Artworks Downtown, San Rafael, CA, Storytelling

Edie Rhodes Gallery, Contra Costa College, San Pablo, CA,  Messages: Material Matters, small group show curated by Carole Beadle

Fourth Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA,  In Her Own Image, two person show

2017

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, Ca, Juncture: 40th Anniversary Members Exhibition

College of Marin, Ross, CA, Messages: Material Matters, small group show curated by Carole Beadle

Marin Museum of Camtemporary, Novato, CA, AbstrActions

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, International Fiber Arts III

Marin Museum of Contemporary Arts, Novato, CA. , Renegade Fiber

Blue Line Arts, Roseville, CA. Facets, small group show

2016

Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, N.Y., Transgressing Traditions

BWAC, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY, Wide Open 7

Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY, Fantastic Fibers 2016, First Place

Root Division, San Francisco, CA, MFA Never

Blue Line Arts, Roseville, CA, By Hand

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA, Beyond the Surface, Honorary Mention

2015

Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA, Body as Agent

Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, 18th International Open

Wichita Center For The Arts, Wichita, KS, National Fiber Directions Exhibition

2014

Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, CA, Reflections on an Ordinary LIfe, Solo Exhibit

Marin Society of Artists, Ross, CA, Fresh Art

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, Bibliophoria III

SCICA - Santa Cruz Institute of Contemporary Art, Santa Cruz, CA & PVAC - Pajaro Valley Arts Council, Watsonville, CA, Undressed: An Expose of Conceptual Garments and Accessories

Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont, CA, Reflections, Small Group Show

2013

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, Innovations in FiberArt IV, International Juried Exhibition

Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA,

ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA, National Juried Exhibition, First Place

FiberArt International 2013, Pittsburg Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA, San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA

Marin Society of Artists Gallery, Ross, CA Open Craft & Sculpture First Place

Merced College Art Gallery, Merced CA., Relativism, Two-person exhibit with Marie Bergstedt

2012

Long Yarns, The Museum Art Center, Sequim, WA

National Fiber Art Exhibit, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA

West Coast Fiber & Book Arts, Escondido Municipal Gallery, Escondido, CA 44th Annual Textile Exhibition, Olive Hyde Art Gallery, Fremont, CA

2011

Collective Actions, Marin Community Foundation, Novato, CA Re:Value, Falkirk Gallery, San Rafael, CA

Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, CA The Art of the Book

2010

Honor Thy Healer, Zero Breast Cancer, Mill Valley, CA

2009

Bay Area Women’s Artists, O’Hanlon Gallery, Mill Valley CA National Exhibition, Marin Society of Artists, Ross, CA

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Skirball Museum, Permanent Collection, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Zero Breast Cancer, San Rafael, CA 

ART AFFILIATIONS

Plexus Art Group, San Francisco Bay Area. 2006-Present

Facets Art Group, San Francisco Bay Area. 2008-Present

Surface Design Association

PUBLICATIONS

Hand Eye Magazine 11/17, Fabricated Wrinkles,  www.handeyemagazine.com

Artistry in Fiber, Vol 1, Wall Art

Artistry in Fiber Vol 2, Sculpture

Surface Design Magazine, Winter, 2014

Fiber Art Now, September, 2013

Pittsburgh Post Gazette, April, 2013

Downtown Life Magazine, Merced, CA, February, 2013

CATALOGS

Facets, Roseville, Cal, 2017

Fantastic Fibers, Yeiser Art Center, Pacucah, KY, 2016

MFA Never, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, 2016

Body as Agent: Changing Fashion Art, Richmond, CA, 2015

Fiber Art International, Pittsburg, PA, 2013

EDUCATION

1982-83, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA, AA degree

2001-03, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA. Art Mentor Program

2006-07, JFK University BFA Program