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EDUCATION
• M.A., Art Education, Tufts University, Medford, MA
• B.F.A., Painting, Tufts University, Medford, MA
• 5th Year Certificate, Painting, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
• Diploma, Painting, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

SPECIAL PROGRAMS
• Advanced Painting Institute, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Il

EXHIBITIONS

• 2013, Big Picture, Gallery at Atlantic Wharf, Boston, MA
• 2013, Featured Artist, Toyland, Made in Fort Point Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2013, Faculty Exhibit, South Shore Art Center, Cohassett, MA
• 2013, Underneath it All, FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2013, Still, Objects Observed, Gallery at Atlantic Wharf, Boston, MA
• 2013, Underneath it All, Cococino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, AZ
• 2012, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2012, 33nd Annual Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA
• 2012, Underneath it All, Textile Center, Minneapolis, MN
• 2012, History of Woman, Quick Art Center, Fairfield, CT
• 2012, Faculty Exhibit, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA
• 2012, Wills Gallery, Putney, London, UK
• 2012, Wills Gallery, Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY
• 2011, Featured Artist, Windows at 259, Boston, MA
• 2011, Small Works Show, Art at 12 Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2011, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2011, 32nd Annual Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA
• 2011, Paper Chase, Works on Paper, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2011, Bump, LynnArts, Lynn, MA
• 2011, Mentoring, Fort Point Faculty and their Students, Art at 12 Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2010, Small Works Show, Art at 12 Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2010, Boston Artists, Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, MA
• 2010, Featured Artist, Made in Fort Point Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2010, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2010, 31rst Annual Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA
• 2009, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2009, 30th Annual Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA
• 2009, Fort Point of View, 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
• 2009, A Women’s Place, Juried Exhibit, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2008, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2008, 29th Annual Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA
• 2008, Group Show, South Boston Art Association, Boston, MA
• 2008, Windows onto Fort Point, Public Art Installation, Boston, MA
• 2007, Group Show, Essex Art Center, Lawrence MA
• 2007, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2007, 28th Annual Open Studios at Fort Point, Boston, MA
• 2006, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2006, 27th Annual Open Studios at Fort Point, Boston, MA
• 2005, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2005, 26th Annual Open Studios at Fort Point, Boston, MA
• 2004, Fort Point Open Studios Group Show, The FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA
• 2004, 25th Annual Open Studios at Fort Point, Boston, MA
• 2002, Annual Juried Exhibit, Birmingham Art Center, Birmingham, MI
• 2002, Matrix Gallery, Featured Artist, Ann Arbor, MI
• 2001, Annual Juried Exhibit, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
• 2000, 24th Annual Open Studios at Fort Point, Boston, MA
• 1998, Gallery at Café Zola, Featured Artist, Ann Arbor, MI
• 1993, 249 A Street 10th Anniversary, Federal Reserve Gallery, Boston, MA

PANELS AND JURIES:
• 2014, Fort Point Outdoor Public Art Series, Juror, Boston, MA
• 2011, South Shore Art Center, Art in the Park, Juror, Cohasset, MA
• 2010, Fort Point Outdoor Public Art Series, Juror, Boston, MA
• 2008, Fort Point Outdoor Public Art Series, Juror, Boston, MA

SELECT LECTURES AND DEMONSTRATIONS:
• 2012, Artist Demonstration, “Transforming a Simple Piece of Fabric into a Work of Art”, Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA
• 2012, Artist Talk and Demonstration, “Transforming a Simple Piece of Fabric into a Work of Art”, South Boston Art Association, South Boston, MA
• 2010, Artist Talk, Far from the Tree, Still Life Painting, Fort Point ArtWalk, Boston, MA
• 2007, Guest Lecturer, Features and Faces: Techniques for Drawing Convincing Facial Features,
Massachusetts Art Educators Association Conference, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
• 2006, Guest Lecturer, Greek Temples and Tunnel Books: Connecting Art,
Massachusetts Art Educators Association Conference, DeCordova Art Museum, Lincoln, MA

PUBLICATIONS:
• 2013, Boston Globe, Calander, To Do List, August 22, 2013, p. 2
• 2013, South Boston Today, The Artsits' Studio, August 15, 2013, p.8
• 2008, Art Point, Artist Spotlight, Fall Issue, p. 10,11
• 2008, Boston Globe, City Weekly, June 22, p. 1
• 2007, Boston Metro, June 27, p.12
• 2006, Boston Sunday Globe, Oct. 8, p. N8
• 1993, Boston Globe, Perspectives, Oct. 13, p. 13

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
• 2005 - 2013, Instructor, Drawing and Painting, Fort Point Studio School, Boston, MA
Teaching a variety of professional development workshops to artists and educators.
• 2012, Visiting Artist, “From Dishtowel to Duchess,” Drapery Workshop,
South Shore Art Center, Cohassett, MA
• 2005 - 2013, Instructor, Drawing and Painting, Fort Point Studio School, Boston, MA
Teaching a variety of professional development workshops to artists and educators.
• 2002-‘05, Art History Instructor, Bedford High School, Bedford, MA
Teaching art history within an interdisciplinary history curriculum.
• 2000-‘02, Art Instructor, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
Teaching drawing and painting within a foundation arts curriculum.
• 1995 -2000, Art Instructor, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Teaching both beginning and advanced levels of drawing and painting.
• 1992 - '95, Art Instructor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Teaching figure drawing and various workshops to graduate and undergraduate students.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
• 2005 - present, Founder/Principle Instructor, Fort Point Studio School, Boston, MA
Administering and teaching a wide range of programs, studio art workshops and events for adults.
• 1995 - 2002, Film and Video Curator, University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
Responsible for producing a weekly film and video program.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
• Fort Point Artists Associations
• Fort Point Business Association