Resume

EDUCATION

Bowling Green State University (BGSU) Bowling Green, Ohio
    Bachelors of Fine Arts, Ceramics                                                    GPA: 3.5
        Graduated in the spring of 2012

University of Montana, MIssoula MT
       Post Baccalaureate in Fine Arts, Ceramics                                  
       Fall 2012 to spring 2013


HONORS AND AWARDS
2012
   Deans List Spring Semester, BGSU Bowling Green, OH
2011
•    Medici Circle Best of Show, Annual Undergraduate Exhibition, Bowling Green, BGSU, OH
•    James D. Strong Outstanding Undergraduate Award, Annual Undergraduate Exhibition, Bowling Green, BGSU, OH
•    Junior Undergraduate Talent Scholarship, Bowling Green, BGSU, OH
•    Membership in the Fayette Pulsen Chapter of Mortar Board National Honor Society, Bowling Green, BGSU, OH
2010
•    Sophomore Undergraduate Talent Scholarship, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
•    Deans List Fall Semester, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
2009
•    Deans List Spring Semester, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
2008
•    2nd Place Award, Anna Bier Gallery, Greenville, OH
•    3rd Place Award, Anna Bier Gallery, Greenville, OH
•    Deans List Fall Semester, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH


EXHIBITIONS
2012
•    14th Annual Holiday Show, University of Montana, Missoula, MT [Juried]
   Art for the End of the World, University of Montana, Missoula, MT [Juried]
   2012 BFA Thesis Exhibition, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Juried]
2011
•    Annual Undergraduate Exhibition, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Juried]
•    President’s Suite Exhibition, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Invitational]
•    Emerging from the Darke, Bears Mill, Greenville, OH [Invitational
2010
•    Annual Undergraduate Exhibition, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Juried]
•    President's Suite Exhibition, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Invitational]
•    Battleground States Conference, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Invitational]
•    4th Annual Northwest Ohio Community Art Exhibition, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [Juried]
•    4 Art: Student Artwork from BGSU, Lourdes, Owens and UT, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH [Invitational]
2008
•    Darke County Art Exhibition, Anna Bier Gallery, Greenville, OH [Juried]

             
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2012-2013
   Kiln Building Internship, University of Montana, Missoula, MT
   University of Montana Emerging Ceramic Artists (Organization Member), University of Montana, Missoula, MT
2011-2012
•    Student Ceramics Organization President, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
2010-2011
•    Student Ceramics Organization Treasurer, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
2009-2012
•    Student Ceramics Organization Member, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
2009-2010
Lab Assistant on the 3D Ceramic Rapid Prototyping Research Project, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH
2010
•    Artist Assistant to John Balistreri, St. Petersburg Clay Company, FL
•    Head of Ceramics, Camp Lohikan, Lake Como, PA
2009
•    Assistant Head of Ceramics, Camp Lohikan, Lake Como, PA    


TECHNICAL SKILLS

Ceramics     
        
•    Mixing of stoneware and porcelain clays and glazes         
•    Loading and firing kilns up to cone 10 in reduction or oxidation atmospheres including electrics, gas, soda, and wood kilns        
  Photography of artwork
  Knowledgeable in the building procedures of Kilns including brick layout and
    custom welding frame work

Digital
    
•    Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and inDesign programs

•    Familiar with Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word programs


WORKSHOPS & CONFERENCES ATTENDED
2012
   Archie Bray Days, University of Montana, Missoula, Mt [1 Day]
2011
•    NCECA Shared Journeys: Chinese/American Ceramic Art and Education, Morgantown, WV
•    National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), Tampa, FL  
•    Andy Brayman: Creating Systems for Making. BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [3 Days]
•    Daniel Evans: Building Large Scale with Slabs, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [3 Days]
2010
•    National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), Philadelphia, PA
•    Chris Gustin, Dan Anderson, and Barry Bartlett, Ceramics Symposium at BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [5 Days]
2009
•    Misty Gamble: Sculpting the Hand, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [2 Days]
•    William Baker and Joy Tanner: Throwing and Altering Form, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [3 Days]
•    Meredith Brickell: Slump Mold Creations, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [3 Days]
2008
•    Kari Radash: Hand Building Techniques, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [3 Days]
•    David East: Digital Techniques for Designing Ceramic Objects, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH [3 Days]