EDUCATION
1992     MFA in Metal, State University of New York at New Paltz, New paltz, NY
1982     BFA in Jewelry and Silversmithing, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

TEACHING
1999-   Maine College of Art, Portland, ME "Associate Professor"
06-09   Maine College of Art, Portland, ME "
           "Interim Dean and Vice president of Academic Affairs"

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2008    Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR, "Framing - The Art of Touching"
           Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA "Lineage and Legacy"
2007    Objects of Desire, Louisville, KY, "Memento Mori: A Milestone Exhibition"
           Metalsmith Magazine and SOFA, Cicago IL, "Exhibition in Print"
           National Ornamental Museum, Memphis, TN, "PMC Decade"
           Brookfield Craft center, Brookfield, CT, "PMC Decade"
2006    Pacini-Lubel Gallery, Seattle, WA, "100 Brooches"
           George Marshall Store Gallery, York, ME, "Connections"
2005    Samuel Dorskey Museum, New Paltz, NY,
           "Juxtapositions: Selections from the Metals Collection"
           Pacini-Lubel Gallery, Seattle, WA, "Glitter...Sparkle...Reflect..."
2004    North Carolina Southern University, Raleigh, NC, "Rings"
           Richey Gallery, Portland, ME, "Maine Women Jewelers"
           Metalsmith Magazine, "Exhibition in Print"
2003    Okresni Muzeum Ceskeho Raje, Turnov, Czech Republic, "Symposium 03"
           Munich, Germany, "Schmuck 2003"
           Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, MI, "At Arms Length"
2002    York Library, York, ME "MECA Exhibition"
           Yaw Gallery, Birmingham, MI "Bijou"
           Samuel Dorskey Museum, New Paltz, NY,
           "Contemporary Metal: Production and Pedagogy"
           Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA, "Jewelry in Painting"
2001    Arrowmount School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN, "Faculty Exhibition"
           Saco Museum, Saco, ME, "Inspired by Saco"
           Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA "The Ring"
           Traveled to: University of Texas in El Paso, El Paso, TX, The Ruthin Gallery,
           Whales, England and the Charles Wustum Museum of Art, Racine, WI
           New Art Center, Newton, MA,
           "21st Century Metalsmiths: Individual and Collaborative Works"
2000    Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA,
           "STRUCTURE, SYMBOL AND SUBSTANCE: The Power of Jewelry"
           Objects of Desire, Louisville, KY, "The Anatomy of Love"
1999    Fox Fine Art Gallery, El Paso, TX, "UTEP Metals Invitational"
           Southern Illinois University Art Museum, Urbana-Champaign, IL,
           "Containment", Traveled to I-Space Gallery, Chicago IL
           Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT "USA Craft Today 99"
1998    SOFA, Chicago IL, represented by Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
           Metalsmith Magazine and SOFA, Cicago IL, "Exhibition in Print"
           Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA, "Artifacts"
           Young and Constantin Gallery, Wilmington, VT "Contemporary Metalsmiths"
           Rivendell Winery Gallery, New Paltz, NY, "Small Works"
1997    Ludmilla Baczinsky Gallery, NY, NY
           Lubbock Fine Arts Center, Lubbock, TX, "Celabracion"
           Young and Constantin Gallery, Wilmington, VT "Contemporary Metalsmiths"
           Lubbock Fine Arts Center, Lubbock, TX, "Metals Etc."
           Gaddis Geeslin Gallery, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX,
           "Small Works on Paper"

GUEST LECTURER and WORKSHOPS
2009    Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer, Isle, ME, "Paper Jewelry"
2007    University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, Guest Lecturer, Critic
           New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, Fredericton, Canada
           Guest Lecturer, Critic
2006    University of Oklahoma, Stillwater, OK, Guest Lecturer
2005    Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Guest Critic
2004    University of Massachusetts, Dartmouith, New Bedford, MA,
           Guest Lecturer, Critic
2003    Garnet Symposium 2003, Turnov, Czech republic, Guest lecturer,
           Symposium Participant
1999    Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
           Guest Lecturer and Electroforming Workshop
1998    New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, Guest Lecturer and Critic
           University of Texas in El Paso, El Paso, TX, Guest Lecturer
1997    Akademie der Bildenden Kunste, Munich, Germany, Guest Lecturer
           CECATI No. 166 Adolfo Best Maugard (Centro de Capatacion para Trabajo
           Artesanal), Santa Clara del Cobre, Michoacan, Mexico Guest lecturer and
           assisted workshop on Mechanisims, worked with mastersmith to learn
           traditional forging techniques.

REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
2009    Metalsmith Magazine, "Objects of Remembrance - Contemporary Mourning     
           Jewelry", Marjorie Simon, Volume 29, #5, p. 22-30
2008    The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewelry, Darling Publications,   
           p.1707-1708
           Maine Home + Design, "Craft of Maine", June 2008, p.74
2007    Metalsmith Magazine, volume 27, #3, p. 49
           Metalsmith Magazine, volume 27, #4, p. 35
2006    PMC Decade, The First Ten Years of Precious Metal Clay, Brynmorgan Press
           p. 228, 229
2005    500 Bracelets, Lark Books, p. 110, 246
           Ornament Magazine, volume 28 #4, p.52-55
2004    1000 Rings, Lark Books, p. 40
           Metalsmith Magazine, volume 24, #4, p. 39
           AJM Magazine, "Design Directions", 6/04 p.34, 39
2002    Metalsmith Magazine, volume 22, #5, p. 51
2001    The Phoenix, May 18, p. 15
1998    Metalsmith Magazine, volume 18, #4, p. 8, 15
1992    Metalsmith Magazine, volume 12, #4, p. 40

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
           Samuel Dorskey Museum, New Paltz, NY
           Okresni Muzeum Ceske, Raje,, Turnov, Czech Republic
           New Mexico State University Museum, Las Cruces, NM

GRANTS
2005    Faculty Grant, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2003    Faculty Grant, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

ORGANIZATIONS
           Society of North American Goldsmiths
           American Craft Council



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