b. Cincinnati, OH
living in Detroit, MI
MA, 2012, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
BA, 2009, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI
2019 Threaded, September 3 - November 8th, MCC Art Gallery, Mesa, AZ. Juried by Mark Newport and Maria-Elisa Heg.
2019 Hatchback 13, April 6 - 27th, Hatch Art Gallery, Hamtramck, MI. Curated by Melanie Chard.
2018 105th Gold Medal Exhibition, November 21 - January 5th, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. Curated by Dominique DeGery. Awarded Second Place.
2018 A Sense of Place, September 7 - October 12, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA. Curated by Judy Onofrio. Received Honorable Mention Award.
2018 Under, May 23 - July 7, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. Curated by Jeanne Bieri. Received the Honorable Mention Award.
2018 Women Strong, January 26 - March 30, Ellen Kayrod Gallery, Detroit, MI.
2018 House Warming, January 12 - February 3, Whitdel Arts, Detroit, MI.
2017 104th Gold Medal Exhibition, November 15 - January 6, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. Curated by Dennis Nawrocki.
2017 Wax Stories 2, November 3 - January 6, Niza Knoll Gallery, Denver, CO. Curated by Patricia Aaron and Victoria Eubanks.
2017 Wax Poetic, October 1 - December 6, Fabulon, Charleston, SC. Curated by Susan Irish.
2017 Contemporary Encaustic, July 6 - August 27, Royal Contemporary, Florence, CO. Curated by Lauren Lipinski Eisen. Received the Silver Medal Award.
2017 Summer Open Mixed Media Exhibition, June 23 - August 18, Ellen Kayrod Gallery, Detroit, MI.
2017 Facilitators Exhibit, Open Studio Project, Evanston, IL.
2015 The Natural Dye Showcase, August 3 - September 5, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA. Curated by Yoshiko I. Wada.
2012 The Art of Connection, December 10 - February 18, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2011 The Social Body, Open Studio Project, Evanston, IL.
2019 Winter Festival, January 18 - January 27, Michigan Central Station, Detroit, MI. Curated by Ford Motor Company.
2016 The Mather Place, Evanston, IL.
-Four month residency encapsulating natural dye workshops and several community weaving projects.
2012 Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughn, County Clare, Ireland.
-Three month residency focusing on natural dye research and small tapestry weavings.
2009 Center for Visual Art, UKZN, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
2012 Urban Prairie Dye Project, Stephany Latham, Flaxman Library, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
-A written, and project based thesis exploring emotional associations of using natural dyes, and how this material can be used to process memories in the context of art therapy.