Education

2017- Present | MFA candidate  | Washington State University

2017 | BFA | University of Texas of the Permian Basin

 

Awards

2018    Sidney and Pansy Siler Graduate Fellowship – High Five Award Patrick and Elizabeth Siler

           Sidney and Pansy Siler Graduate Fellowship – High Five Award Patrick and Elizabeth Siler

           Rec Dinner Fund Fellowship Anderson Ranch

2014    Ann Pinnell Thompson and Martin H. Thompson Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Work Experience

2017 – Present | Instructor | Washington State University

·     Beginning Ceramics (Spring 2019)

·     3D Art and Design (Fall 2018)

·     Beginning Drawing (Spring 2018)

·     3D Art and Design (Fall 2017)

2017 – Present | T.A. | Washington State University 

·     Intermediate Ceramics (Spring 2019)

·     Intermediate Drawing (Fall 2018)

·     Art History 101 (Fall 2017)

2015 -2017 | Lab Tech | University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Work Study 

·     Clay and Glaze mixing, Kiln firing (Electric, Crystalline, Gas, Soda, Raku)

·     Cleaning Woodshop, Metal shop, Sculpture Studio and Ceramics Studio

·     NASAD accredited Program

 

 

 

Exhibitions

2019 Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art “MFA Thesis Exhibition” Pullman, Washington**

Studio 84 Contemporary Art Space “Entropic” Genesee, Idaho

2018    Gallery 2 “Perpetual Transitions” (WSU) Pullman, Washington**

           Stray Galleries Juried Exhibition “Collision” Moscow, Idaho

           Ridenbaugh Gallery WSU X UI MFA Exchange Show Moscow, Idaho

Little Pink House Gallery “Fall” Genesee, Idaho

2017    Stray Galleries Juried Exhibition “Shrug Show” Pullman, Washington

           Kamiposi: Midland Art Association Juried Exhibition Midland, Texas

2016    Hispanic Art Association Frida Kahlo Show Odessa, Texas

           Kamiposi Midland, Texas**

           Tall City Blues Festival Juried Exhibition Midland, Texas

2015    Junior/Senior Juried Exhibition (UTPB) Odessa, Texas

           Freshman/Sophomore Juried Exhibition (UTPB) Odessa, Texas

2014    Freshman/Sophomore Juried Exhibition (UTPB) Odessa, Texas

Professional Organizations

2015 – Present NCECA, The National Council on the Education for Ceramic Arts

Attended: Kansas City, MO (2016) | Portland, OR (2017) | Pittsburg, PA (2018)

Community service

·     Empty Bowls  West Texas Food Bank Odessa, Texas

·     Pots and Prints (NEA  Sponsored) Odessa, Texas

·     Mary Queen of Angels Chapel (Grounds keeping, painting, building) Las Pampas, Texas

·     Repainting and Restoring religious artifacts Presidio, Texas