Artist Resume

Solo and Small Group Exhibitions

2017

2015

2013

2012

2011

  • Flux Gallery, 2960 N. Swan Rd., Suite 136, Tucson, AZ.  July 2011 through February 2012.
  • Presented by the Tucson-Pima Arts Council, Pioneer Building exhibition, with artists Peter Kresan and Quetzally Coronado.  April 2011-June 2011.
  • Presented by Mesch, Clark, & Rothschild and the Tucson-Pima Arts Council with artists Carol Ann, Michael Stoklos, and Chris Hutter.  January 2011-May 2011.

Major Awards

2017

  • Haiku II, Honorable Mention, Studio Art Quilt Associates Regional Exhibition, ‘Exposures.’

2010

  • Homage, Handiquilter Longarm Workmanship Award/Wall Quilt, American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY.
  • My Mother is a Fish, Honorable Mention, Form Not Function Exhibition, Carnegie Center for Art and History, New Albany, NY.
  • My Wish for You, Alice Wilder, quiltmaker, Exemplary Machine Quilting Professional, Tucson Quilters’ Guild, Tucson, AZ.

2009

  • Holyrood Abbey II, Award of Excellence, Tubac Art Center Amadeus exhibition, Tubac, AZ.
  • Homage, First Place, ‘Other’ Category, Tucson Quilters’ Guild, Honorable Mention, ‘Innovative Custom’ Category, Home Machine Quilters Showcase, UT.

2008

  • Circlesss II, First Place Art Quilt, Arizona Quilters’ Guild, Phoenix, AZ.
  • It’s All About the Quilting, Exemplary Machine Quilting Professional, Tucson Quilters’ Guild, Tucson, AZ/
  • Circlesss II, Judge’s Choice, Tucson Quilters’ Guild, Tucson, AZ.

Juried Exhibitions

2017 

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

  • Square Peg V, Etherton Gallery at the Temple of Music and Art, Red, Tucson, AZ.
  • Almost Symmetrical, Art Quilts XVI:  Something to Say, Chandler, AZ.

2010

2009

  • Homage, World Quilt Show – New England, Manchester, NH.
  • Holyrood Abbey II, Tubac Art Center Amadeus show, Tubac, AZ.
  • Circlesss III, Tubac Art Center’s Amadeus show, Tubac, AZ.
  • Waterways:  Autumn at Tobermory, Tubac Art Center’s Amadeus show. Tubac, AZ.
  • Waterways:  Primarily Samaras, Studio Art Quilt Associates traveling exhibit, Points of View.
  • Circlesss II:  Boundless, Tubac Art Center Arizona Edges show, Tubac, AZ.

2008

  • Waterways: Primarily Samaras, Quilts=Art=Quilts exhibition, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY.

2007

  • My Mother is a Fish, Quilts=Art=Quilts exhibition, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY.

Publications

2015

  • Studio Art Quilt Associates Portfolio 23, October, 2015

2014

2013

  • “Art Critique Challenges, Encourages SAQA Members,” SAQA Journal, Studio Art Quilt Associates, CT, 2013.
  • Studio Art Quilt Associates Portfolio 21, October 2013.

2011

2010

2009

  • Machine Quilting Unlimited, November 2009.
  • Portfolio 16, Studio Art Quilt Associates, October 2009.

2008

  • Design Explorations for the Creative Quilter, Katie Pasquini Masopust, C&T Publishing, Lafayette, CA.

2007

  • Blended Quilt Backgrounds, Jean Biddick, American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY.
  • Rose of Sharon–New Quilts from an Old Favorite, American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY.
  • Tucson-Pima Arts Council, Open Studio Tour Calendar, Tucson, AZ.

Workshops and Lectures

2017

  • Studio Art Quilt Associates Annual Conference, How to Build a Quilt Bomb Lightening Round, Lincoln, NE.
  • Wild and Wonderful 3-D Quilts class and Confessions of a Subversive Stitcher Lecture Agave Quilters, Sun Lakes, AZ.
  • Confessions of a Subversive Stitcher, San Jose Quilt and Textile Museum, San Jose, CA.

2015

  • Shibori Salon Series, El Sol Quilting Studio, Tucson, AZ.
  • Longarm and machine quilting classes, Arizona Vac and Sew, Tucson, AZ 2013 through 2015.

2013

  • Colour My Fabric:  Paintstiks, Green Valley Quilters Guild, AZ.  November 2013.
  • Longarm and machine quilting classes, Arizona Vac and Sew, Tucson, AZ 2013 through 2015.

2012

  • Colour My Fabric:  Paintstiks, The Drawing Studio, Tucson, AZ.  March 3, 2012.
  • Colour My Fabric:  Paintstiks, Sun City Vistoso, Tucson, AZ.  March 2012.

2011

2009

  • Beauty is Only Skin Deep, surface design techniques demonstration, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Longbeach, CA.
  • Beauty is Only Skin Deep, surface design techniques demonstration, Tucson Quilters’ Guild, Quilt  Fiesta, Tucson, AZ.
  • Longarm quilting classess, Bernina Sewing Center, Tucson, AZ.

Memberships

 Education

  • Art Cloth Mastery Class, Jane Dunnewold, instructor, San Antonio, TX, 2011-2013.
  • MPA, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 1994.
  • BA, English, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 1984.