Worked as a teacher, community college administrator, community organizer and grant-writer for over 20 years. Currently freelance as a writer, editor, teacher, and artist.
2014 Winter Wonderland, Institute of Mosaic Art, Oakland, CA, juried exhibition
2013 Gifted art show at Feedback Lounge, West Seattle
2013 Northwest Mosaic Today, Handforth Gallery, Tacoma Public Library, invitational
2013 Alumni show, Antioch University Seattle, group exhibition
2012 Solo show at Carco Theater Renton, Renton Arts Commission
2012 Extraordinary in the Everyday, Fremont Abbey, Seattle, invitational
2011 Art Up! Phinney Neighborhood Center, invitational show
2011 Winter Wonderland, Institute of Mosaic Art, Oakland, CA, juried exhibition
2011 Magnolia Arts Festival, Seattle, WA, juried exhibition
2011 Edmonds Arts Festival, Edmonds, WA, juried exhibition
2011 Beyond Limitations, Oasis Gallery, Seattle, WA, juried group exhibition
2011 Fate of the Forest, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA, open hanging
2011 X-scape, Maplestone Gallery, Creemore, Ontario, Canada, juried exhibition
2010 Launched WaterLight Mosaics, small business featuring fine art, jewelry and architectural applications
Commissions and public art
2014 Map of Mexico, private residence in Mexico
2013 House numbers and “Sun”, private residence, Kirkland, WA
2012 “Divertimento” – publicart, wall, Hazel Miller Plaza, Edmonds, WA. Collaboration with Kelley Knickerbocker and Todd Campbell.
2011 Assisted on French doors; Kelley Knickerbocker’s studio.
2011 Kitchen cabinets; private residence.
2010 Interior wall architectural installation; private residence.
2011 The Business of Mosaics, Laurel True, New Orleans, LA
2010 Mosaic Intensive, Sonia King, San Francisco, CA
2010 Abstract Mosaic, Lynne Chinn, Dallas, TX
2009 Architectural Applications, Laurel True, Institute of Mosaic Art, Oakland, CA
2009-present Apprenticeship with Kelley Knickerbocker, Seattle-based mosaic artist
2009 Glass-on-Glass Mosaic, Bedrock, Seattle, WA
1999 M.A., Education, Antioch University Seattle
1987 B.A., Human Resource Management, Catholic University, Washington, D.C.
Member, Society of American Mosaic Arts