Meet the Artist

EDUCATION-CLASSES-WORKSHOPS-CERTIFICATION-

University of Montana-Eastern Montana, BS Behavioral and Personality Psychology

University of Montana-Eastern Montana, Theater Arts/Costuming (Minor Degree)

City University, AA Legal-Criminology

City University, Masters in Business
City University, Masters Leadership, Management, Behavioral Organization

Art Institute of Seattle-Fashion Design/Art-Graphics-classes only

University of Washington-Post Graduate/Doctorial  Neuro-Psychology

University of Washington-Certification-Fiber Arts
Wearable Art and the Body Workshop-Michael Cepress

PUBLISHED WORK:

2015—STITCHES- Embroidery voice and vision—March April 2015

             Look Book: Inspiration, page 37

             http://www.asipublications.com/Stitches

2012—SURFACE DESIGN ASSOCIATION-Washington 3September 2012

            Ready to Take Your Art to the Next Level?

            http://surfacedesignwa.wordpress.com/2012/09/03

2008-2009—Fiber Arts Magazine (no longer published)

           Sampling: A showcase of Fiber Arts Valentines.

           2008—“Judy’s Heart”

           2009—“Natures Heart”

        

EXHIBITIONS:

     Group:

             2011—“Connecting Threads”, University of Washington Tower

                           Seattle, WA.

             2009—“A Pulse A Piece A Thread, Canvas, An Art Gallery

                            Seattle, WA

     Juried:

             2015---“Boundaries of the African Diaspora”

                           UW School of Social Work Gallery, Seattle, WA

             2015---“Arts and Social Change Showcase”

                           Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue, WA

Other Exhibitions:

            Graduate Fashion Show—Art institute of Seattle

             Photography---Seattle Urban League Show, Seattle Urban League Center

             Photography---Bellevue Art Museum, Volunteers Show, Bellevue, WA

             Photography—Sundia Photography and Art Exhibit,    

                                        Seattle Center, Seattle, WA

             Photography—Special Olympics of Washington/Montana.

                                        Award received from

                                      The late Senator Edward Kennedy and Eunice Shriver

 

THEATRE-MUSEUMS-ART FAIRS AND FUN--

Museum/Art Fairs:

     Bellevue Art Museum—Store Manager

     Pacific Arts and Crafts Fair—Bellevue Art Museum

         Manager-Sales and Information Booths

         Assistant Manager Children Fair and Photographer

Theatre:

     “Alice in Wonderland”—Cheshire Cat and Costumes

      Valve, Character model for computer game “Half-Life”

      Cinderella-An Egyptian Story-2013-Costume/Props

 

Instructor—Horn of Africa—Volunteer instructor for United Way Program to

                       Teach African refugee women to use basic sewing machines,

                        Clothing, alterations and repair.