Resume / CV

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017
H2oh!, National Quilt Museum, Paducah Kentucky; Juror Linda Gass
Under the Western Sun, Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden Colorado Juror Patty Kennedy-Zafred
New Legacies, Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins CO; Jurors Regina Benson and Louisa Smith
Sacred Threads, Herndon VA, Juried by Committee
Sacred Threads traveling to various locations. 
The View, Saint George Art Museum, Saint George Utah, Juror Debra Reeder
Pathfinders, Southern Utah Museum of Art, Cedar City Utah; Jurors Marilyn Badger and Sandra Hoefner
Untethered Thread, Poway Center for the Arts, Poway California; Juror Laura Bisagna
Conversations, Visions Art Museum, San Diego CA, Jurors Pamela Allen and Eszter Bornemisza

2016
Stitch Dialectic, Poway Center for the Performing Arts , Poway CA, Juror: Laura Bisagna
Above and Beyond, Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood CO , Jurors: Lesley Riley  and Christine Adams
Stories of Migration, Textile Museum, George Washington University. Washington DC – Jurors: Lee Talbot,  Rebecca Stevens
Turmoil,  SAQA Juried Show on display first at Houston Quilt Festival., Juror Kate Lydon
New Legacies, Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins CO. Jurors Jo Fitsell, Louisa Smith, Vicki Carlson, and Ellen Martin J
Quilt=Art=Quilt, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn NY; Jurors: Terry Jarrard-Dimond, Valerie Goodwin and Judy Kirpich

2015
Poets and Painters Virgin Valley Artists Association, Mesquite NV
Face to Face Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery, Mesquite NV
Sacred Threads, Washington DC
National Small Works Competition Mesquite Fine Arts, Mesquite NV

2014
No Place Like Home, Lincoln Center Fort Collins, CO, Juror: Cecily Cullen
25 Years of FRCQ, Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder CO
The Artist as Quiltmaker, Firelands Association, Oberlin OH, Juror: Tina Cassara
Quilt=Art=Quilt, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn NY
Quilting-Past, Present and Future, Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden CO Juror:Shelly Zegart

2013
State of the Art Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood CO
Art of the State, Arvada Center, Arvada CO – Jurors: Dean Sobel, Collin Parson
Fantasy, Foothills Art Center Golden Colorado – Juror: Anne Johnston
Sacred Threads, Herndon, VA
New Legacies, Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins, CO – Juror: Ayn Hanna

2010-2012
Muses, Durango Center for the Arts Durango CO
Big ,  Red Rocks Community College Lakewood CO – Juror: Judith Trager
Small Vision Big Voice, Tactile Gallery Denver CO
Arvada Center for the Art, Art Educator Exhibit, Arvada CO Juror: Collin Parsons

Colorado Art Educators Juried Exhibit, Edge Gallery, Denver CO; Juror Panel CAEA

  • GROUP EXHIBITIONS
    2017 Dixie Quilt Show, Dixie Center Saint George, Utah
    2016, Kimono Kakushin James J. Richey Gallery, Lakewood CO
    2014 Kimono Kakushin Lafayette Public Library, Lafayette CO
    2014, Art Educators Exhibit James J. Richey Gallery Lakewood CO
    2013 Boundless Fiber Art Lafayette Public Library. Lafayette CO
    2013 Community Quilt Denver Art Museum, Denver CO
    2012 Curtains Up, Fire House Gallery, Longmont CO
    2012 Jefferson County, Educators James J. Richy Gallery Lakewood CO
    2010 
    Boundless Finer Artists Quilters Studio Longmont CO
    2010 Boundless Fiber Artists Louisville Library, Louisville CO
  • Solo Exhibits
    Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery, Mesquite NV ; April 2016
  • Awards
    Best of Show, National Small Works Competition, Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery Mesquite , NV
    2nd Place, Quilt=Art=Quilt, Quilt=Art=Quilt, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn NY
  • PUBLICATIONS/ PRESENTATIONS
    “Quilting Arts” February /March 2017,Turmoil (page 21-27)
    “Quilting Arts” June/July 2016 Stories of Migration (page 11 -18)
    Home & Design:Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia;  Datebook
    (page 46-50)
    “Understanding the Art Quilt” St. George Art Museum, Utah
    “The Metaphysical Quilter”,Mesquite Fine Arts Counsel, Mesquite NV
    Dare to Dance: An Art Quilt Challenge by Mary Kerr Schiffer Publishing
    Author,  The Spiritual Nature of Art , University of Northern Colorado Press, 2001
  • PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:  
    Judith Trager
    Linda Laird
    Lafayette Public Library
    M. Bradshaw
    Denver Art Museum (Community Quilt Panel)
  • RELATED WORK HISTORY & EDUCATION:  
    Art Educator, Jefferson County Public Schools (retired)
    BFA Candidate, University of Colorado, Boulder CO
    BA, Art Education, Florida International University, Miami, FL
    MA, VIsual Art, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley CO
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
    Studio Art Quilt Associates  Juried Artist Member
    Surface Design Association
    Virgin Valley Artist Association
    Dixie Quilt Guild
    St. George Art Museum