Education

            Bachelor of Fine Arts Metals/Jewelry, Minor in Art History

             Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri     2017                                 

                       

Group Exhibitions

2018

“At the Surface Exhibition” Foundry Arts Centre- St. Charles, Missouri. Fifty-six pieces were chosen out of three hundred seven submissions by juror Thad Duhigg Professor of Sculpture, Department of Art and Design, at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

“50th Annual Juried All-Media Exhibition” Octagon Center for the Arts- Ames, Iowa. Sixty-six pieces were chosen out of three hundred fifty-seven submissions by Juror Peter Pinnell Professor of Art (ceramics) at University of Nebraska.

 

2017

Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior Exhibition, Brick City Galleries, Department of Art and Design, MSU. Springfield, Missouri.

“Visual Art Alliance 2017 Student Juried Show”, Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Preforming Arts, two pieces, one Honorable Mention, Springfield, Missouri.

“59th Annual Delta Exhibition” Arkansas Arts Center- Little Rock, Arkansas. Seventy-three pieces were chosen out of eleven hundred twenty submissions by Juror Betsy Bradley, Director of the Mississippi Museum of Art.

“49th Annual Juried All Media Exhibition” Octagon Center for the Arts- Ames, Iowa. Sixty-six pieces were chosen out of three hundred fifty submissions by Juror Santiago Cal, Associate Professor of Art (Sculpture) University of Nebraska-Lincoln

“Metals, Jewelry and Photography Students’ Biennial Exhibition” Invitational Exhibition of MSU Metals Student work. Student Exhibition Center, Springfield, Missouri.

 

2016

“Sculpture, Drawing and Painting Students’ Biennial Exhibition” Invitational Exhibition of MSU Art students. Student Exhibition Center, Springfield, Missouri. Three sculptures and three paintings in this show

Santa Reparata International School of Art, Summer Student Exhibition, work of students in program, SRISA. Florence, Italy.

“Sculpture X- Games”, Idea X Factory- Springfield, Missouri.

 

2015

“Department of Art and Design Foundations Exhibit, Invitational Exhibition of MSU students. Student Exhibition Center, Springfield, Missouri.

 

“Photography, Ceramics, and Metals/Jewelry Students’ Biennial Exhibition” Invitational Exhibition of MSU students. Student Exhibition Center, Springfield, Missouri. Both Photographs and Metals pieces in this show.

Featured image in online advertisement, “Foundations Biennial Exhibition” Student Exhibition Center- Springfield, Missouri.

 

2014

“Foundations Biennial Exhibition” Invitational Exhibition of MSU students. Student Exhibition Center, Springfield, Missouri.

 

 Awards

Dean’s List Missouri State University. 2014-2017

Nancy Lumpee Pate Endowed Fund, Missouri State University. $1000.  2017

Frederick G. Keiferndorf Fine Arts Travel Award, Missouri State University. $800.  2016

Sculpture X- Games, Idea-X Factory, Springfield, Missouri. $100.  2016

Erik Sidney Memorial Scholarship for Art and Design, Missouri State University. $700.  2015 & 2016

 

Service

Society of North American Goldsmiths-  New Orleans, Louisiana. Work Exchange.   2017

Jewelry Student Association- Missouri State University. Financial Officer.  2017

Metals Museum Repair Days, Memphis, Tennessee, fundraising event. Donations and Service.  2016 & 2017

Props/scenery painter. Springfield Little Theatre, Springfield, Missouri. 2017

 

Workshops Attended

Jeffrey Clancy-Pewter Tankard. MSU, 2018

Nichole Jacquard- Voodoo Dolls. MSU,  2017

Sherri Jaudes- Whistles. MSU,  2016

Emilie Mulcahey- Sculpting with Gut. MSU,  2015

Dan Nevel & Marie Dewerf-  Shibuichi. MSU,  2015

 

Membership

Society North American Goldsmiths.  2016-Present

Jewelry Student Association-Missouri State University.  2016- 2017

Sculpture Club- Missouri State University.  2015- 2017

Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society-Missouri State University. 2014- 2017

 

Media

The Vedette Newspaper Featured article, Greenfield, Missouri. April 2017

National Harvest & Cowboy Festival Flier advertising feature , Silver Dollar City, Branson, Missouri.  2015

Silver Dollar City Travel Channel feature commercial, Branson, Missouri.  2013

 

 

Additional Experience

Class instructor Beginning Metals, for Instructor Jina Seo, Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri. February 2018

Bench work for Jina Seo, December 2017

Class instructor Beginning Metals, for Instructor Sarah Perkins, Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri. February, March. 2017

Study Away in Netherlands/Belgium, Netherlands & Northern Renaissance. University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri. 2017

Study Away  in Italy, Italian Renaissance. Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri. 2016