Education
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
MFA, Book Arts/Printmaking, May 2011
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
BFA, Graphic Design 2002

Exhibitions
2011
Cold Drink Printmaking Invitational, Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Chapter Two: MFA Book Arts/Printmaking Thesis Exhibition, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
CurriculumSpringside School, Philadelphia, PA
Swatch Libraries, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2010
Sequenced Fibers: Books on Fabric or Handmade Papers, (juried) University of Nebraska at Omaha Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
Art To Be Read, President’s Office Suite, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Lilliputian Limner, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
The Paper Show, (juried) Liberty Arts, Yreka, CA
Please Look & Touch, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Cat’s Out of the Bag, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Book-like Books, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Transatlantic, F-Block Gallery, University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom
Read Me, Kresge Gallery, Lyon College, Batesville, AR
Paper Works: Japan & U.S. Collegiate International Exchange Exhibition, Joshibi Galleria Nike, Tokyo, Japan

2008
Second National Juried Exhibition, UC San Diego Giesel Library, San Diego, CA
The Art of the Book, (invitational) Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, CA

2005
Arikawa-cho Culture Festival, Arikawa-cho Culture Center, Nagasaki, Japan

2003
National Book Arts Show, Community College of Southern Alabama, North Las Vegas, NV

2002
Graphic Design Senior Show, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2000
Graphic Design Biannual Department Show, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

1997
Photography at the Ellipse, Ellipse Arts Gallery, Arlington, VA

Honors and Awards
President’s Award (Graduate), University of the Arts, 2011
Elizabeth C. Roberts Prize For Graduate Study in MFA Book Arts,
Printmaking, University of the Arts, 2011
Nell Meldahl Work-Study Scholarship, Paper Book Intensive, 2010
Graduate Grant, University of the Arts, 2009-2011
Grand Juror’s Award, Photography at the Ellipse, Ellipse Arts Gallery, Arlington, VA, 1997

Permanent Collections
Free Library of Philadelphia, Special Collections, Philadelphia, PA
Rhode Island School of Design, Fleet Library Special Collections, Providence, RI
St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
University of the Arts Library, Book Arts Collection, Philadelphia, PA

Teaching Experience
University of the Arts Graduate Bookbinding Teaching Assistant
Philadelphia, PA, 2010-2011, with Hedi Kyle
University of the Art Undergraduate Papermaking Teaching Assistant
Philadelphia, PA, 2009-2010, with Winnie Radolan
New Orleans Glassworks and Printmaking Studio Book Arts and Bookbinding Instructor New Orleans, LA, 2009
Scribes Summer Creative Writing Camp Workshop Instructor
Richard Hugo House, Seattle WA, July 2008
Seattle Center for Book Arts Instructor for Book and Paper Art workshops
Seattle, WA 2007-2008
JET Programme Assistant English Teacher
Arikawa-cho Board of Education, Arikawa, Japan 2003-2005

Related Experience
Papermaking Studio Assistant Penland School of Arts and Crafts
Penland, NC, August 2011, with Winnie Radolan
Board of Directors, Seattle Center for Book Arts
Seattle, WA 2006-2008
Papermaking Intern Dieu Donne Papermill
New York, NY 2006
Arts Chair/Bookbinding Demonstrator National Cherry Blossom Festival, Washington D.C. 2003

Bibliography
Hill, Will. The Complete Typographer: Thames and Hudson, 2010.

Affiliations & Memberships
Friends of Dard Hunter, 2011-present
Guild of Bookworkers, 2011-present
Guild of Papermakers, 2011-present
Philadelphia Center for the Book, 2010-2011
Postcard Exchange, 2007-present
Book Arts Guild, 2007-2009