Artist Bio: from 2003 to the present, I have attended Metalworking workshops with Susan Lenart Kazmer, at Bead Paradise in Oberlin Ohio, and Thomas Mann at The Baum School of Art in Allentown, Pa & The Suburban Fine arts center, Highland Park, Illinois and studied traditional Silversmithing at V –Rock shop in Canton, Ohio.
I have instructed Altered Art workshops at Clonlara school in Ann Arbor, Mi. , Altercations in Ann Arbor, Mi. and a special Spring session at Akron University in 2006. I have also instructed special workshops at the elementary and Middle school level in the Alliance Public school system, Alliance, Ohio. As well as instructed various metalworking and silversmithing workshops for Interweave press, in Delaware, and Philadelphia, Pa. and various bead stores in Ohio. My work can be seen in Belle Armoire Jewelry Magazine.
I also exhibit my art through Fine Art/ Craft shows though out Ohio and the country.