EDUCATION

 

1982                    J.D. Hamline University Law School, St. Paul, MN

1976                   M.F.A., Sculpture (now Otis College of Art & Design), Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles

1975                     Internship Studio Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1974                      B.F.A., Painting & Drawing, Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Minneapolis, MN

1968-71                  Attended Pine Manor Jr. College, Chestnut Hill, MA, and University of Minnesota

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION

 

2015-present              Member of Studio 7, Rogers, AR

2008 & 2014              Carol Cooper Workshops, La Romita Art School, Terni, Italy

2001, ’03, ‘04            “Wild Women Watercolor Retreat” w/ Carol Cooper, Rogers, AR

2002                         Hand-built Pottery Workshop, Peninsula Art Center, Fish Creek, WI

2001                            Drawing & Meditation 2-day Workshop, Peninsula Art Center, Fish Creek,                                                 WI

2000                        “Intuitive Painting Workshop”, Budhi Kling, Fayetteville, AR

1997-2000                  Studied w/ Melissa Garrett, Painter, Bentonville, AR

2000                         Cement Sculpture Workshop w/ Diana Rivers, The Art Experience, Fayetteville, AR

1999                            Painting & Figure Drawing w/ Joanne Kaminsky, The Art Experience, Fayetteville, AR

1998                            The Artist’s Way, three-week course by Julia Cameron, Budhi Kling, Artist/                                                Art Therapist,Jones Center, Springdale, AR

1995-96                       Watercolor & Woodblock Printmaking, Minneapolis College of Art & Design,                                                      Minneapolis, MN

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

2005-14                       Art Instructor, NWACC

2001-2004                   Art Teacher, grades K-8, Benton County School of the Arts, Rogers, AR

2000-01                       Taught children & adults in my studio, “Holy Snail”

1997                            “Arts for All” painting workshop for special needs students, Boys & Girls Club,                                                    Bentonville, AR

1995-96                       Artist & Presenter, Bloomington School District & Minneapolis Institute of Art, Art                                              Masterpiece program (art history for elementary students)

1977-79                        Gallery Director, Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Minneapolis, MN