Artist Resumé

Teaching Experience
Over 20 years of experience teaching the art and technique of wet felting, nuno felting, and
textile dyeing to small and large groups at introductory, intermediate, and advanced levels.
Textile Center- Interlace Felting Workshop (2018)
Michigan League of Handweavers- Workshop (2018)
Florida Gourd Society Retreat, intermediate & advanced workshops (Paisley, FL) (2017)
Midwest Felting Symposium, three advanced-level workshops (Madison, WI) (2016)
Florida Gourd Society Retreat, intermediate & advanced workshops (Paisley, FL) (2015)
International Feltmakers Association Workshops Series (6 locations in United Kingdom) (2015)
Ballybur Felting Workshop (County Kilkenny, Ireland) (2015)
HeartFelt Silks Studio Workshops (weekly) (Hudson, WI) (2014 – present)
Black Hills Fiber Arts Fair (Rapid City, SD) (2014)
Textile Center Summer Camp (2012)
The Yarnery (2012)
Darn Knit Anyway (2011)
Textile Center (Minneapolis, MN) (2011-present)
The Phipps Center for the Arts (Hudson, WI) (2011-2015)

Exhibitions
Art Therapy, Seasons On St. Croix Gallery (Hudson, WI) (2017)
Hints Of Autumn, Seasons on St. Croix Gallery (Hudson, WI) (2016)
Textile Center Featured Holiday Artist Solo Exhibition (Minneapolis, MN) (2016)
Textile Center display in Creative Activities building at Minnesota State Fair (2013-2014, 2016)
Natural Dye Invitational: July 14th, 2016 (Minneapolis, MN)
15 Artists to Celebrate 15 years exhibit at Seasons on St. Croix Gallery (2015)
Stellar exhibit at Seasons on St. Croix (2015)
Fabulous Fiber, Seasons on St. Croix Gallery (Hudson, WI) (2015-2018)
20 for 20: Celebrating Textile Center’s 20th Birthday, Textile Center (Minneapolis, MN) (2014)
A Common Thread, Textile Center (Minneapolis, MN) (2013-2018)

Other Events
Art Opener, the St. Croix Valley Studio Tour (Hudson, WI) (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Black Hills Fiber Arts Fair (Rapid City, SD) (2014)
Shepherd’s Harvest (Lake Elmo, MN) (2012-2016)

Publications & Interviews
Worldwide Colors of Felt (book) (2016)
T.V. show: Around the Corner with John McGivern (2016)
Hudson Star Observer, article on Seasons on St. Croix Gallery anniversary (2013, 2015)
Fiber Art Now, FANfare show, video Interview (2015)
Spin Off magazine (2015)
Felt Matters (2014-2015)
St. Croix Valley magazine (2015)
FELT: The Australian Magazine for Felting & More, Issue 13, Felting Tutorial (2015), Issue 18,
Meet the Maker & Felting tutorial (2017)
Midwest Living, article on artists of the Northwest Heritage Passage (2014)
Midwest Fiber Art Trails (2014)
Fiber Art Almanac (2014)
Minnesota Public Radio, feature on things-to-do in Hudson, WI (2013)
verFilzt Und zugeNaht (2013)
Stillwater Gazette, article on American Made Made awards nomination (2012)

Professional Affiliations
Surface Design Association (2013-present)
TAFA (Textile and Fiber Art) (2012-present)
American Craft Council (2011-present)
Textile Center member (2011-present)