Artist & Designer



1993 B.A., Art History, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

1996 CCAC, Oakland, California

Continuing education:

2018 Oil painting, Felicia Forte

2017 Hands and Feet Intensive, Alia El-Bermani Studio, NC

2003 Fabric Painting & Dying, Mendocino Art Center, CA

2002 Breaking the Rules: Fabric Manipulations & Transformations, The Sewing Workshop, CA

2002 Featherweight Felts, The Sewing Workshop, CA

2002 Edwardian Corset making, The Sewing Workshop, CA


2018 Regional Emerging Artist in Residence, Artspace, NC

Solo Shows:

2017 HQ Raleigh

Group Shows:

2019 VAE Raleigh Member Showcase, United Arts Council, NC

2019 A Marriage of Opposites, Artspace Raleigh

2016 CAMStellation, CAM Raleigh, NC

2016 Self Love, Holder Goods, NC

2012 Redress Raleigh Fashion Show, NC

Apparel and Textile Design:

Creative director, apparel design, textile prints, pattern making, hand-dyed fabrics

2010-2014 Judah Ross

2003-2007 Modaspia

Textile printer and production assistant

2001-2003 Yofi Textiles


2014 IndieWeek Best of the Triangle Local Designer

2013 IndieWeek Best of the Triangle Local Designer


Juli Leonard “Inspired by Fabric”, News & Observer, May 29th 2014

Erin Shaw Street “The High Low Guide: Raleigh & Durham”, Southern Living, July 2013

Adrienne Johnson Martin “Give Mom a Hand”, Life Etc. News & Observer, May 2nd 2013

“Inside InStyle”, InStyle Magazine, December 2005


2019 Mono printing on Fabric, Artspace, NC

2017 Basic Pattern Repeats, Artspace, NC

2013-2014 Beginning Sewing (private lessons)

2012 Printing on Fabric, Artspace, NC  

2011 Simple Straight Skirt, Epona & Oak, NC

2006 “Watercolor” Dying on Silk (private workshop)

2006 Clone a Dress (private workshop)

2004 Fabulous Felt Slippers, Mendocino Art Center, CA