I like what the Buddha said about stuff!

Education:

Masters of Fine Art in Ceramics, Kent State University, Kent, OH, 2007

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, 2004

Bachelor of Science in Geography, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, 2004

Solo Exhibitions:

2016     Joy on the Spiritual Path:  5 Dhyani Buddha Buddies and Friends, Living Arts

                       Tulsa, Tulsa OK, Feb. 5th – 26th

Selected Shows and Exhibitions:

2016     North on 71: A Regional Collaborative Exhibition, Art Statuary Building – Mac’s

                       Studio, Kansas City, MO, March 16th – 18th

2015     River 2 River, Coe College, Sinclair Gallery, Cedar Rapids, IA, Sept 11th – Oct 3rd

2015     Fabulous Figures, Clay Arts Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, March 6th-29th

2014     International Cup, The Clay Studio of Missoula, Missoula, MT, Feb 8th – 27th

2014     Transforming Viewpoints, Harry Krug Gallery, Pittsburg State University,

Pittsburg, KS, Jan 21st – March 3rd

2013 Sixth Annual Cup Show:  Form and Function, Gulf Coast State College, Amelia

Gallery, Panama City, FL, Oct 18th – Nov 7th

2013     12th Annual National Juried Cup Show, Kent State School of Art Downtown

Gallery, Kent OH, March 13th – April 20th

2013     Coffee, Tea or …? #2, Terra Incognito Studios, Oak Park Il, Feb 23rd – March 27th

2012     The Clay Cup: Icon, Vessel, Canvas, A National Juried Exhibition, George Caleb

                        Bingham Gallery, University of Missouri – Columbia, Columbia, MO Sept 17th – Oct 4th    

2012     Kansas City Clay Guild Teabowl National 2012, Avila University, Kansas City

Clay Guild, Kansas City, MO, Aug 17th – Sept 29th

2012     Kashmir Crossover International Art Exhibit, Northwest Missouri State

and Kashmir University, Srinagar, Kashmir, April 3rd – April 10th

2012     Coffee, Tea or…?, Terra Incognito Studios, Oak Park IL, March 10th – April 11th

2009    History in the Making VI: Ceramic Traditions, Contemporary Pots, Genesee

Center for the Arts, Rochester NY, Sept 18th – Oct 24th

2009     NWMSU Art Faculty Exhibit, North Central Missouri College, Trenton MO, April

2009     Lux Center for the Arts First Annual Cup Show, Lincoln NE, April 3rd – 25th

2009     Starbrick National Cup Show, Nelsonville OH, Feb 27th – April 19th

2008     Gulf Coast Community College’s Second Annual Cup Show, Nov 21st – Jan 16th

2008     Zona Rosa Arts Festival, Kansas City MO, Sept 12th – 14th

2008     Contemporary Clay Biennial 2008, Western Colorado Center for the Arts,

May 2nd – June 28th

2008     3rd Annual National Juried Cup Show, University of Arkansas at Monticello,

Taylor Library Gallery, Monticello, AK, Dec 7th 2007 – Jan 25th

2008     2nd Biennial Concordia Continental Ceramics Competition, Concordia University,

                        Jan 24th – Feb 20th

2007      Maryville Festival of the Arts, Maryville, MO Sept

2007      M.F.A. Thesis Show, Big Pots, Kent State University Gallery, Kent, OH

2007      Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Kent State University Gallery, Kent, OH

2006      Group Show, Kent State University Gallery, Kent, OH

2006      Blossom Exhibition, Kent State University Eels Gallery at the Blossom Music

                       Center, Cuyahoga Falls Ohio, Summer

2006      Schmaljohn and Students: 35 Years of Ceramics at Northwest, Northwest

                       Missouri State University DeLuce Gallery, Maryville, MO, April 23rd

2006       Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Kent State University Gallery, Kent, OH

2004       B.F.A. Show, Paintings and Ceramics, Northwest Missouri State University Fine

                       Art Building First Floor, Maryville, MO, May

2004       Kansas City Artists Coalition Undergraduate College Student Exhibition, 9th

                       Annual Juried Competition, Kansas City, MO, April 9th – 23rd