Resume

Education
2008 – 2012                Califo­­­­rnia College of the Arts, Oakland, CA
BFA Jewelry/Metal Arts



Solo Exhibitions
2012                            Allure, College Ave Galleries, CCA, Oakland, CA


Group Exhibitions
2012                           Shapes of Art, Fort Collins Museum of Art, Fort Collins, CO

2011                           Waterworks, Oliver Arts Center, CCA, Oakland, CA
                                   Deep, College Avenue Galleries, CCA, Oakland, CA
                                   The Dying Salon, College Avenue Galleries, CCA, Oakland, CA
                                   Masks, Fort Collins Museum of Art, Fort Collins, CO
                                   Elements and Alloys, College Avenue Galleries, CCA, Oakland, CA
                                   The water is fine, Mercury 20, Oakland, CA

2010                           Holy Crap! Kitsch in the Name of Christ, Center Gallery, CCA, Oakland, CA
                                   Italy: Art & Contemporary Culture, North/South Galleries, CCA, Oakland, CA
                                   Monotypes, Everyday Joe’s Coffee House, Fort Collins, CO

2009                            And Anything Good, Tecoah + Thomas Bruce Galleries, CCA, San Fran, CA
                                   Play’s Pace, PLAySPACE Gallery, CCA, San Francisco, CA

2008                           Radical Jewelry Makeover, Velvet Da Vinci, San Francisco, CA
                                   First Year Exhibition, North/South Gallery, CCA, Oakland, CA 
                                   Masks, Fort Collins Museum of Art, Fort Collins, CO


Awards and Honors
2011                            Represented CCA at American Craft Council Show, Baltimore, MD

­­­­­­2008                            First Year Honors Program, CCA, Oakland, CA
Presidential Merit Scholarship, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
                                    Creative Achievement Award, CCA, Oakland, CA


Press/Publication
2012                           "She's Hooked" printed in Society of North American Goldsmiths annual 
                                  conference program book
                                  Artwork featured on California College of the Arts website      
                                   (http://www.cca.edu/academics/student-artists/creid)
2011                           Crafthaus, “Craft Forward – Kick Off!” by Emiko Oye (http://crafthaus.ning.com/group/craftforwardsymposiumaskharriete/forum/topics/craft-forward-kick-off)
2008                           Artwork featured on Fort Collins Museum of Art website


Professional Experience
2013 - present            Todd Reed, Inc. - bench jeweler
2012 - 2013                Sweet Bird Studio - bench jeweler
2008 - 2012                Chessy Shay Jewelry - wire wrapping and beadwork for production and 
                                   one of a kind jewelry
2010                           Marilyn da Silva - assisting in metalsmithing production work


Affiliations:                 Society of North American Goldsmiths
                                   Colorado Metalsmithing Association
                                   Crafthaus