EDUCATION

2017         Alberta College of Art + Design, BFA in Fibre, Graduated with Honours, Calgary, AB 
2015         Sheridan College Craft and Design Textiles Diploma, Graduated with Honours, Oakville, ON
2012          Sheridan College Visual and Creative Arts Certificate, Graduated with Honours, Oakville, ON


RESIDENCIES

2017         The Icelandic Textile Center, Blonduos, ISL
2015         Peters Valley School of Craft, Summer Studio Assistant- Fibers, Layton, NJ
2014         Harbourfront Center, Crafts and Design Summer Resident, Toronto, ON


AWARDS

2017        Fibre Foward Award, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB   
                 Dr. Blythe K V Brown Exploration Scholarship, 
Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB  
                 Fibre Major Project Scholarship, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB            

2016        New Craft Coalition Emerging Artist Booth, Spring, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
                 Fibre Major Innovative Development Award, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
                 Ignac + Karla Herskovic Memorial Schocelarship , Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
                 Fibre Major Project Scholarship, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
             
                 
Stanford Perrott Innovative Project Scholarship, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
 
2015        Paper Points North Conference, Scholarship, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
                  Advanced Standing Entrance Scholarship, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
                  Valedictorian, Textile Studio, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

                  Angela Martin Award, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON
                  Maiwa Natural Dye Scholarship, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

2014          G&S Dye Material Scholarship, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

2013          Needlework Award, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

 
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS  

2017
Far Away, Icelandic Textile Center Gallery, Blonduos, ISL

Fete, 50th Anniversary of the Craft and Design Program at Sheridan College, Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, ON
Chromatic Geography: Natural Dyes in the 21st Century, Craft Ontario Gallery, Toronto, ON
Textile Exhibition, Springboard Performance's ContainR Gallery, Calgary, AB

Graduation Show, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB    

2016
Fall
Me, We, Us and You, Relationships and Identity, Peanut Gallery, Calgary, AB
Yards and Yards, Solo Show, Poly and Ester Gallery, Alberta College of Art + Deign, Calgary, AB
New Craft Coalition, Fall Show, Festival Hall, Calgary, AB
Fibre Major Showcase, National Gallery of Contemporary Fibre Art, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB

Spring

Spring Craft Mart, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON
New Craft Coalition, Spring Show, Festival Hall, Calgary, AB
Market Collective, Chinese Cultural Center, Calgary, AB
Hand Printed Yardage, Collaborative Show, Poly and Ester Gallery, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
Miniature Show and Sale, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
Fibre Fortnight, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB

2015
Natural Prints on Cloth, Solo Show, Poly and Ester Gallery, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
Making Matters: Fresh Perspectives in Fine Craft from Visiting Artists and Summer Artistic Staff, Sally D. Francisco Gallery, Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, NJ
Wunderkamer, Craft and Design Graduation Exhibition, Super Wonder Gallery, Toronto, ON
Food for Thought, Collaborative Project, Sheridan College Gallery, Oakville, ON

 

 WORK EXPERIENCE
 

Oct 2015-present                      Workshop Instructor 
                                                       Alberta College of Art and Design Continuing Education, Calgary AB
                                                       Natalie Gerber Studio and Workshops, cSpace, Calgary AB

May-Aug 2017                            Banff Center for the Arts and Creativity, Wardrobe Technician, Banff, AB

April-Aug 2017                           Printing Assistant, Natalie Gerber Contemporary Textile Design, Calgary AB

Jan-Apr 2016/17                        Gallery Director, Polly and Ester Gallery, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB
                                                      Gallery Assistant, Hamilton Artist Inc, Hamilton, ON, May-August

Sept- April 2014/15                    Studio Monitor, Textile Studio, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON  
                                                       Studio Assistant for Visual Artist Heather Goodchild, Toronto, ON
                                                       Gallery Assistant, Sheridan College Gallery, Oakville, ON


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

2012- Craft Ontario Member
2015- Alberta Craft Council Member
2015- TRUCK Contemporary Art In Calgary Member
2015- Friends of Dard Hunter Member
2016- Textile Society of America Member

2016- Hamilton Artist Inc. Member