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GALLERY REPRESENTATION
Fine Impressions Gallery Seattle, WA 2013 – current
Four Corners Art and Frame Seattle, WA 2004 – current
Gallery 110 Seattle, WA 2009 – 2010
Marni Muir, Artist Rep Edmonds and Seattle, WA 2008 -2009

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
“Trial and Error, Collage Experimentations” with Sachiko Kusachi, Gallery 103, Seattle, April 2014
“Graduate Exhibition” Goddard College, Fort Warden, Port Townsend, WA March 2012
“Number Our Days” Cortona Cafe, Seattle, WA 2010
“Self-Portraits” J.Rankin Jewelers, Edmonds, WA 2009
“Exposition of Self” home of Marni Muir, Edmonds, WA 2007
“Watercolors and Etchings” Retail Therapy, Seattle, WA 2005
“University Trees” HUB Art Gallery, UW, Seattle, WA 2003

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
“Northern America, Europe Bojagi Special Exhibition,” Chojun Textile & Quilt Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea, 2014
“2014 Korea Bojagi Forum Exhibiton,” Korean Calligraphy Gallery, Jeju-do, South Korea, 2014
“The Long Road HOme” SalaamGarage, 220 & Change, Seattle, WA July 2014
“The Long Road Home” SalaamGarage, at the Art Institute of Seattle, WA June 2014
“Artist Trust ’13 Benefit Art Auction” Artist Trust, Seattle WA 2013
“Ripe: Juicy Contemporary Still Life” SPAC Gallery, Seattle, WA 2010
“I Know You, I Don’t Know You” Gallery 110, Seattle, WA 2010
“Foundations: Rethinking Simple Attire” Gallery 110, Seattle, WA 2010
“Self Absorbed” SPAC Gallery,Seattle, WA 2009
“PULP and Works on Paper” Gallery 110, Seattle, WA 2009
“New Members, New Work” Gallery 110, Seattle, WA 2009
“Unbridled Narcissism?” Gallery 110, Seattle, WA 2009
“NW Watercolor Society 69th Annual Open Show and Competition” Mercer View Gallery, Mercer Is, WA 2009
“Only the Truth” Marni Muir Gallery, Seattle, WA 2009
“Self Portraits” Mars Hill Church Downtown, Seattle, WA 2008
“Respect Your Body Week” Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA 2007
“Hope:Open/Closed” Seattle Pacific Art Center (SPAC) Gallery, Seattle, WA 2007
“Art Happens Everywhere, Women Painters of Washington Juried Exhibition” Convention Place, Seattle, 2007
“Porto Christo Spain” Coastal Kitchen Restaurant, Seattle, WA 2004
“Fall” Atlas Foods Restaurant Seattle, WA 2003
“Works on Paper and Small 3-D” Jacob Lawrence Gallery, UW, WA 2003
“Teacher’s Choice” Collin’s Pub, Seattle, WA 2003

PRESENTATIONS and PUBLICATIONS
“Experiencing Joomchi and Bojagi Now” article for the Korea Bojagi Forum website 2014
“Joomchi and Bojagi, Anyone?” “Racist Appropriation or Affectionate Homage?”“Does Contemporary Art Bother You” “Insight and Creativity” for Artist Reformation 2013-3014
“Pages and Pages:Jessica’s Unfolding Story”“Brook Burlando: This is My Home”“Pieces: A Story of Aging Out of Foster Care” SalaamGarage.com 2012-1014
“Thistle, figs and grapes, and matches” painting featured in Response Magazine Fall 2010
“Walking the Whole Way Together” Graduate Portfolio Presentation March 2012
“The Practice of Art as a Means of Sanctification” lecture, Mars Hill Church Downtown Seattle 2012
“Bumble Bed” poem Ladybug: national children’s’ magazine 2003
“Sahara” poem Seattle Review: local print journal 2003

COMMUNITY ART PROJECTS
Media maker SalaamGarage Local “Aging Out of Foster Care” 2012 – 2014
Artist/PM “REST Quilt Project” 2009 to 2012

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
Member Volunteer, Artist Trust 2008, 2012 – current
Board Member, Artist Reformation 2012 to 2014
Member, Women Painters of Washington 2008
Member, Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators 1999 – 2005

COMMISSIONS
Virginia Causey, portraits of granddaughters 2013-2014
Mr. and Mrs Stringer, childhood portraits 2012
Mr and Mrs Balzer, portrait of daughter 2012
Mr and Mrs Oaks, portraits of Jamie 2008
Sally Baker, 4 landscape paintings for home and office 2003
Harry Rosemond, family portrait 2001
Portrait of retiring Captain P.N. Feist 2000

NOTABLE COLLECTIONS
Virginia Causey, Seattle Artist
Dr. Laura Johnson, Naturopathic office
Maple Valley Public Library children’s area

TEACHING
Full Time Assistant Professor, English, Yongin University, Yongin, South Korea, 2014-current

Adjunct Art Professor, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA 2007-2014
Teach foundation and upper division art courses: “Water Based Media,” “Design
Studio Color,” “Art Studio: Portrait” and “Arts and Christian Community,” and “Visual Literacy.”

Art Instructor Sunset Club, Seattle, WA 2010 – 2011

EDUCATION

TESOL Certificate, School of Teaching ESL and Seattle Pacific University, June 2014
Field work at North Seattle Community College.

M.F.A. Interdisciplinary Art Goddard College Port Townsend, WA March 2012
Recipient: Spirit of Goddard Scholarship.
Nominated: Joan Mitchel Foundation MFA Grant

B.A. English Magna Cum Laude University of Washington Seattle, WA December 2003
Studied printmaking with Claire Cowie.