2006 - 2010: Our Lady of Providence High School
2011 - 2015: BFA 3D Studio Arts with a focus in Sculpture
Hite Art Institute, University of Louisville
2015: Post Bachelorette sculpture studies at the University of Louisville
Shows and Exhibitions
2013: Symposium of Art and Philosophy at the University of Louisville Humanities building.
2013: Hite Institute Student Art Show, at Schneider Gallery
2014: SOFA Georgetown College
2015: Hite Art Institute BFA Exhibition, at Cressmen Center
2011 - 2015: Sculpture Shop Monitor Hite Art Institute University of Louisville
2014: Pyro Gallery: assistant on installation for C.J Presma and Debra Lott.
2014: Zephyr Gallery: assistant curatorial and installation staff for Project 3: Defining Installation featuring; Mike Ratterman, Rosalie Rosenthal, Shohei Katayma, and Jenna Richards
2014 - 2015: St. Francis High School Teaching Assistant with instructor Julie Leidner
2014 - 2015: Studio assistant to Artist Gaela Erwin
2015 - Present: Gallery and frame shop manager at B. Deemer Gallery
Awards and Scholarships
2012: Hite Art Institute Scholarship
2013 - 2014: Nora Iasigi Bullitt Memorial Outstanding Sculpture award
2014 - 2015: Nora Iasigi Bullitt Memorial Scholarship in Sculpture
2014: Georgetown College SOFA Exhibition, Panel juried show winner. Was selected for a solo exhibition in 2016
§ Basic metal work equipment use and maintenance: MIG and TIG welders, Oxyacetylene equipment and tanks, plasma cutter, drill press, angle grinders, die grinders, tap and die threading and abrasive saw.
§ Proficient TIG and MIG welding with steel and bronze with blueprint experience.
§ Metal lathe, subtractive and threading processes.
§ Basic wood shop equipment use and maintenance: band saw, mitre saw, table saw, wood lathe, drill press, hand drills, belt sanders, air compressors, and routers.
§ 3 years foundry experience, bronze pour.
§ Refinishing and patina on steel and bronze sculptures.
§ Clay, wood, wax, plaster and life molding.
§ Slurry mixing and silica shell coating for lost wax.
§ Hand carving tools processes and sharpening, for wood and stone.
§ Basic glass blowing technique.
§ Basic Ceramic techniques, wheel and hand built.
§ Proficient drawing in charcoal, graphite and ink.
§ Basic printmaking techniques in linoleum cut, intaglio, and screen printing.