RECENT EXHIBITIONS:

2018 “Confluence: teaching, making, ideation and innovation” Inliquid Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

“Life/Death/Rebirth” Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA.

2017 “RED” Noho-M55 Gallery, New York, NY.

“Color Affects” Warren Cultural Center, Greenfield IA. 

“Material View” Miami International Airport, Miami FL.

2016 “Material View” Legacy Arts Park Gallery, Crystal Lake IL.

2015 “Material View” Noyes Cultural Center, Evanston IL.

2014 “What the Fiber” West Windsor Art Center, Trenton NJ. 

2013 “Natures Mark” Hunterdon Museum, Clinton NJ.

“Illumination” Gamble Gallery, Dunedin FL.

“24 x 80” Palos Verde Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes CA.

2012 “Permutations” Cosmopolitan Club, Philadelphia PA.

“Atmospheric” Main Line Art Center, Haverford PA.

“Into the Woods” Crane Arts, Philadelphia PA.

“Lines and Numbers” White Space, Old School, Philadelphia PA. 

2011 “Uncommon Threads” Artworks, Trenton NJ.

“Artwear” Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia PA.

2010 “Inside Out” Textile Center, Minneapolis MN. 

“Art Quilt Elements” Wayne Art Center, Wayne PA.

“Fibers Biennial” Snyderman Gallery, Philadelphia PA. 

“Form Not Function: Quilt Art” The Carnegie Center for Art and History, New Albany NY. 

2009 “Sum of The Parts” SDA Member Exhibition, Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum, Logan KS.

“Absolutely Abstract” Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia PA. Prize Winner. 

“Contemporary Voices” Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia PA. 

“Herstory” Riverfront Renaissance Center, Millville NJ. 

2008 “Dear Fleisher, Invitational” Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia PA.

“Sum of the Parts” SDA Member Exhibition, The Goldstein Museum of Design, St. Paul, MN.

“Sum of The Parts” SDA Member Exhibition, J. Wayne Stark Gallery, College Station, TX.

“Sum of The Parts” SDA Member Exhibition, Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX.


LECTURES:

2017 Heartstrings Quilt Guild, Wynnewood PA.

2014 SAQA/Art Quilt Elements, Wayne Center for the Arts, Wayne PA.

2012 SDA Conference, Philadelphia PA.

2010 Heartstrings Quilt Guild, Wynnewood PA.

WORKSHOPS:

2017 Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA.

Potomac Fiber Arts Guild, Alexandria VA.

Heartstrings Quilt Guild, Philadelphia PA.

2016 PAEA Conference, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia PA.

PAEA Conference, University of the Arts, Philadelphia PA.

2009 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia PA.

Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton NJ.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS:

2005 – Present

Adjunct Faculty, The University of the Arts

Field Supervisor for Art Education Student Teachers, Instructor of Introduction to Art Education, Elementary Methods, Secondary Methods and Student Teaching Seminar.

2005 – 2006

Adjunct Faculty, Temple University

Field Supervisor for Art Education Student Teachers

1994 – 2003

Adjunct Faculty, Rosemont College

Art in the Secondary Schools

1980 – 2004

Art Teacher, Upper Darby High School

Advanced Placement in Studio Art, Studio Art and Graduation Seminar

1979

Teaching Assistantship, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Teacher/Crafts Institute.  

1969-1980

Full Time Art Teacher Public Schools in Buffalo NY, East Greenbush NY and Upper Darby PA

EDUCATION:

1981 – Present

Masters equivalent and 60+ hours of graduate work in education, fine arts, and design. The University of the Arts, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Haystack School of Art, Art New England and Delaware County Intermediate Unit. 

1981

Masters Equivalent Certification, based on studio credits from State University of New York College at Buffalo and Albany, The Philadelphia College of Art, Tyler School of Art, Temple University. 

1977

Permanent Certification in New York and Pennsylvania.

1969

B.S. Art Education, State University of New York College at Buffalo.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

National Art Education Association

Pennsylvania Art Education Association

Surface Design Association

Art Cloth Network