Education
1984 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

1983 Temple University Abroad, Rome, Italy



Experience
Freelance surface designer and illustrator (present)

Art Teacher, The Hudson School, Hoboken, NJ (2017-present)

Art teacher, Stevens Cooperative School, Hoboken, NJ and Jersey City, NJ (2004 to 2017)

Mixed-media fiber assemblage (2002 to present)

Acrylic Paintings on canvas (1984 to present)

Freelance silk painting for textiles, women's apparel and home furnishings (1989 to 2001)

Eyes Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Assistant manager of Latin American folk art gallery (April 1988 to Nov 1988)

Appleman Autoworks, Inc., Union City, NJ. Assisted ceramicist Glenn Appleman (Feb 1986 to Aug 1986)



Exhibits, Collections & Publications

2020 Recipe Calendar, Amber Lotus Publishing

Uppercase magazine, Package Design issue July 2018

Surface Design Journal, Art of Labor issue, Summer 2018, featured on Exposures page

Flow magazine 2019 tear calendar

Stripes Exhibition, BG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (May 2018)

2UP exhibition, Palette Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ (March 21-April 28, 2018)

Hope and Healing Benefit Exhibition, John Theurer Cancer Center, Hackensack, NJ (Oct 7-Oct 31, 2017)

World of Threads Festival, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Oct 29, 2016-Nov 27, 2016)

SCBWI Bulletin, Spring 2016 issue, spot illustration

Valley Arts Open Orange exhibit, Orange, NJ (May 11, 2016-June 12, 2016)

Fall for the Arts Festival, Gravers Lane Gallery, Chestnut Hill, PA (Sept 2015)

Hoboken Artists Studio Tour, Hoboken, NJ (Nov 2014-present)

Private Collection, Beth Fox, Prospect, KY (Sept 2015)

Hoboken Arts and Music Festival, Hoboken, NJ (May 2014, 2015)

NJ Library Association "Books for Kids" poster contest winner (October 2013)

Cathedral Arts Festival, Grace Church Van Vorst, Jersey City, NJ (Nov-Dec 2011)

2009 New Jersey Arts Annual Exhibition, The Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ (Dec 2009-Feb 2010)

Cathedral Arts Festival, Grace Church Van Vorst, Jersey City, NJ (Nov-Dec 2009)

Seventh Biennial Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, NM (May 2009) "Veggie Roll" piece judged Best In Show

Crazy Monkey Gallery, group show, Amagansett, NY (April 2008)

"Women's History Month" exhibition, Galerie Attienette, Hoboken, NJ (March 2008)

"Really Really Small Works", Prudential Douglas Elliman, Amagansett, NY (Dec 2007 to March 2008)

SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL (Nov 2006)

Peters Valley Store and Gallery, Layton, NJ (July 2006-present) Fiber jewelry and cards

Fifth International Fiber Biennial, Snyderman-Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (March to April 2006)