Education:     Master of Fine Arts in studio art, Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine. 2014    Art Education, 42 credits towards a MSAed, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA 1983-85    BA, Interior Design, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 1977    Residencies:    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont March 2015    The Stephen Pace House Residency, Stonington, Maine July 2014    MFA Studio Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME 2012+ 2013    Awards, scholarships + funding:    Grant funding, Vermont Studio Center 2015    Dean’s Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME, 2012 + 2013    Hildreth MFA Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME, 2012 + 2013    Employment History:    Owner, Interior Resources, Interior design studio, 65 Newbury Street, Portland, ME 1996-present    Director, Norway Arts Festival 2016, 2017    Teaching assistant, 3-D and FY-In with Paul Gebhardt, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME fall 2013     Exhibits:    2017   BIG, Matolcsy Center Norway, Maine   2016   SKY, WOODS, SEA - 3 Maine women painters = a force of nature, Continuum for Creativity, Westbrook ME  Fruits of the Forest and Field, Red Thread, Portland, ME   2015   UMVA exhibitions Yellow and Purple, Portland, ME  Exhibit A, Red Thread, Portland, ME  Group Exhibition, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT  Couleur Collection, Falmouth, ME   2014   Center for an Environmentally Based Economy (CEBE), Norway, ME  Café Nomad, Norway, ME  MFA Thesis Show, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME   2013    Guest artist, Saccarrappa Art Collective, Westbrook, ME    MFA Summer Retrospective, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME     2012    The Local Buzz, solo exhibition, Cape Elizabeth, ME    Tracks, group printmaking show, Commons Art Collective, Norway, ME    MFA Summer Retrospective, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME   2011   Nature Interpreted, McLaughlin Garden, South Paris, ME    The Brooklyn Art Library Sketchbook project, Space Gallery, Portland, ME   2010   Two Views, Heron Point Gallery, Portland, ME    She Said, She Said, Café Nomad, Norway, ME   2009   Art in the Barn, solo exhibition, McLaughlin Garden, South Paris, ME    Riverways exhibit, juried show, L/A Arts Gallery 5, Lewiston, ME    Conversations, Commons Art Collective, Norway, ME   2008   Journey, Falmouth Memorial Library, Falmouth, ME, 2008    Fill in the Blank/Fulfillment, Commons Art Collective, Norway, ME, 2008    Select Design Projects:    Hospitality    33 Elmwood, Westbrook, Maine    Dimillo’s Floating Restaurant, Portland, ME    Gingko Blue, jazz club, Portland, ME    The Falmouth Sea Grille, Falmouth, ME    The Spruce Point Inn, Boothbay Harbor, ME    Walter’s Restaurant, Portland, ME    Emilitsa, Greek Restaurant, Portland, ME    Educational    The College of Pharmacy, University of New England, Portland, ME    Hubbard Hall, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME     Dunn Guest House, Bates College, Lewiston, ME    Commercial    Pratt and Whitney, reception, conference and museum, Saco, ME    Saco Biddeford Savings Bank, Saco, ME    Residential    King-Tweed residence, Falmouth, ME    Woodbury residence, Orrs Island and Falmouth, ME    Zausner residence, Waldoboro, ME    Dunfey residence, Hopkinton and Hanover, NH    Current memberships/affiliations:    ARCHITALX, co-founder and member of the Anniversary Advisory Committee    Portland Society for Architecture, board member, Portland, ME,    Western Maine Art Group, board member, Norway, Maine

 

Education:

Master of Fine Arts in studio art, Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine. 2014

Art Education, 42 credits towards a MSAed, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA 1983-85

BA, Interior Design, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 1977

Residencies:

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont March 2015

The Stephen Pace House Residency, Stonington, Maine July 2014

MFA Studio Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME 2012+ 2013

Awards, scholarships + funding:

Grant funding, Vermont Studio Center 2015

Dean’s Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME, 2012 + 2013

Hildreth MFA Scholarship, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME, 2012 + 2013

Employment History:

Owner, Interior Resources, Interior design studio, 65 Newbury Street, Portland, ME 1996-present

Director, Norway Arts Festival 2016, 2017

Teaching assistant, 3-D and FY-In with Paul Gebhardt, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME fall 2013

 Exhibits:

2017

BIG, Matolcsy Center Norway, Maine

2016

SKY, WOODS, SEA - 3 Maine women painters = a force of nature, Continuum for Creativity, Westbrook ME

Fruits of the Forest and Field, Red Thread, Portland, ME

2015

UMVA exhibitions Yellow and Purple, Portland, ME

Exhibit A, Red Thread, Portland, ME

Group Exhibition, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

Couleur Collection, Falmouth, ME

2014

Center for an Environmentally Based Economy (CEBE), Norway, ME

Café Nomad, Norway, ME

MFA Thesis Show, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2013

Guest artist, Saccarrappa Art Collective, Westbrook, ME

MFA Summer Retrospective, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

 2012

The Local Buzz, solo exhibition, Cape Elizabeth, ME

Tracks, group printmaking show, Commons Art Collective, Norway, ME

MFA Summer Retrospective, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2011

Nature Interpreted, McLaughlin Garden, South Paris, ME

The Brooklyn Art Library Sketchbook project, Space Gallery, Portland, ME

2010

Two Views, Heron Point Gallery, Portland, ME

She Said, She Said, Café Nomad, Norway, ME

2009

Art in the Barn, solo exhibition, McLaughlin Garden, South Paris, ME

Riverways exhibit, juried show, L/A Arts Gallery 5, Lewiston, ME

Conversations, Commons Art Collective, Norway, ME

2008

Journey, Falmouth Memorial Library, Falmouth, ME, 2008

Fill in the Blank/Fulfillment, Commons Art Collective, Norway, ME, 2008

Select Design Projects:

Hospitality

33 Elmwood, Westbrook, Maine

Dimillo’s Floating Restaurant, Portland, ME

Gingko Blue, jazz club, Portland, ME

The Falmouth Sea Grille, Falmouth, ME

The Spruce Point Inn, Boothbay Harbor, ME

Walter’s Restaurant, Portland, ME

Emilitsa, Greek Restaurant, Portland, ME

Educational

The College of Pharmacy, University of New England, Portland, ME

Hubbard Hall, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME

Dunn Guest House, Bates College, Lewiston, ME

Commercial

Pratt and Whitney, reception, conference and museum, Saco, ME

Saco Biddeford Savings Bank, Saco, ME

Residential

King-Tweed residence, Falmouth, ME

Woodbury residence, Orrs Island and Falmouth, ME

Zausner residence, Waldoboro, ME

Dunfey residence, Hopkinton and Hanover, NH

Current memberships/affiliations:

ARCHITALX, co-founder and member of the Anniversary Advisory Committee

Portland Society for Architecture, board member, Portland, ME,

Western Maine Art Group, board member, Norway, Maine