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EDUCATION

  • 1970: Studied art at Trenton State College,New Jersey
  • 1971: Studied bronze sculpting and life drawing at Philadelphia College of Art, Pennsylvania
  • 1975: Studied bronze sculpting and drawing at Montclair State College,New Jersey
  • 1976: Independent Study through Montclair State College in Santa Rosa, California

Workshops

  • Direct Dye: with Lenore Davis
  • Fabric Manipulation: with Priscilla Sage
  • Japanese Paste Resist: with Shigeko Spear
  • Oil Painting Intensive: with Emily Brown
  • Independent Study: with Kris Engman; Advanced Oil Painting and Advanced Color Theory

SELECT COLLECTIONS

  • Claremont Managing Co., Braintree, Massachusetts
  • Rowe Design Association, Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Maine Public Utilities, Augusta, Maine
  • Peat, Marwick & Mitchell, Portland, Maine
  • University of Maine, Orono, Maine
  • Sterling Winthrop, Inc., Collegeville, Pa.
  • MBNA,Maine and Delaware *
  • Great Eastern Mussel Farm, Tenants Harbor, Maine
  • State of Vermont, Bennington, Vermont *
  • MSAD 34, Belfast, Maine; MSAD 104, Eastport, Maine
  • Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, Maine *
  • Waldo County Hospital, Belfast, Maine *
  • AIG, Hamilton, Bermuda 1997

* denotes multiple piece installations

PUBLICATIONS

  • Great Eastern Mussel Cookbook 1995
  • Airbrush Magazine 1995
  • TideMark Calendars, Quiltscapes, Jerri Finch 1994 LandMark Calendars, Quilts 1989
  • DownEast Magazine, Jan1984/Jan1988/May 1999
  • Creative Ideas for Living, July 1986
  • FiberArts Magazine, Mar 1984/May 1984/Jan 1986
  • American Craft Magazine 1996

EXHIBITIONS SINCE 1990

  • 1990: InterWoven Designs, St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1991: AmericaHouseGallery,Piermont-on-Hudson,NY
  • 1996: Fantastic Fibers, Paducah, Kentucky
  • 1997: In the Land We Trust, York, Maine
  • 1998: ThreadScapes-Interpretations of the American Landscape, Atlanta, Georgia
  • 2003: Harborsquare Gallery, Rockland, Maine
  • 2003: Redfield’s Gallery, Northeast Harbor, Maine
  • 2004: Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, Maine; Honorable Mention
  • 2013: Forest for the Trees, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast, Maine
  • 2014: Land, Sea and Home, Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Falmouth, Maine. Solo Exhibit.

GRANT RECIPIENT

  • 1992 State of Maine Fellowship in Design for Fabric Design