Artist & Designer

Resume

Education:

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

1996 CCAC, Oakland, California

Continuing education in surface design and sewing:

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

Solo Shows:

2017 HQ Raleigh

Group Shows:

2016 CAMStellation, CAM Raleigh

2016 Self Love, Holder Goods

2012 Redress Raleigh Fashion Show

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

Awards:

2014 IndieWeek Best of the Triangle Local Designer

2013 IndieWeek Best of the Triangle Local Designer

Press:

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

Teaching:

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