Curriculum Vitae

 

Born:  Kamloops, BC. 1982

 

Education:

2004-6  Bachelors of Fine Art, Ceramics Major, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

2005      Mobility Exchange Program, Canberra School of Art, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

2004      Two year Diploma Transfer Program, Bachelor of Fine Art, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

2000      High School Diploma, Hunting Hills High School, Red Deer, AB

 

Awards/Scholarships:

2007      2 Burn Incorporated-The Sunjel Company (sponsor)

2005      Jason Lang Scholarship

Training and Career Development Grant, Alberta Foundation for the Arts

2004      Dean’s Honor Roll (winter term)

2003      Jason Lang Scholarship

Heinz Jordan Visual Arts Material Scholarship

Kite Award; Certificate of Excellence

Dean’s Honor Roll (fall term)

2002      President’s Honor Roll (fall term)

 

Selected Exhibitions:

2013      Off the Wall, Canmore Art Guild Gallery, Elevation Place, Canmore, AB

                Paint & Clay, June/July, duo exhibition, Canmore Art Guild Gallery, Elevation Place, Canmore, AB

                Coming Up Next, June/July, Alberta Craft Council, juried show, Discovery Gallery, Edmonton, AB

               Off Centre, Alberta Potter’s Association, juried show, Webster Galleries Inc, Calgary, AB

               …on CAG, Canmore Art Guild Gallery, Elevation Place, Canmore, AB

Artist in Residence Exhibition, Learning Gallery, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

2012      Small Gems Group Show, Canmore Art Guild Gallery, Canmore, AB

                Off the Wall, Canmore Art Guild Gallery, Canmore, AB

2011      Faculty & Staff Exhibition, Red Deer College Library, Red Deer, AB

                Un-Conventional Comforts, solo exhibition, Harris-Warke Gallery, Red Deer, AB

2010      Off The Wall, Canmore Art Guild Gallery, Canmore, AB

2009      The Vagina Monologues, Canmore Collegiate High School, Canmore, AB

                 Instructor’s Exhibition, Canmore Cooperative Community Workshop, Canmore, AB

2008      COOP Member’s Show, Canmore Cooperative Community Workshop, Canmore, AB

                 Faculty and Staff Annual Exhibition: Visual Art Department, Red Deer College Library, Red Deer, AB

2007      Faculty and Staff Annual Exhibition: Visual Art Department, Red Deer College Library, Red Deer, AB

                 The Distill Cup, The Distill Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006      ACAD Graduation Show, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

                Faculty and Staff Annual Exhibition: Visual Art Department, Red Deer College Library, Red Deer, AB

                Series Staff Exhibition, Gallery 1500, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

               Art on Main: Honoring Craft, 710 Main St. Canmore, AB

               Artawearness Sculpture Garden, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

              Feminism, LRT Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

              Diversion: Escapist Exhibition, Gallery 371, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

2005    Miniature Show, Marion Nicole Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

              A Thousand Miles Apart, Gallery 371, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

              Stand Up, solo exhibition, Canberra School of Art Gallery, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

2004   Open House Exhibition, Main Mall, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

              Consequence of Materials, Gallery 1500, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

 

Travel and Research:

2013      Artist in Residence, Jan 3-Feb 15, Ceramics studio, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

2012      National Council on the Education of Ceramic Arts (NCECA), Seattle, WA

2008      Solo installation, Anamorphic Nine Pointed Star, Shambhala Music Festival, Salmo, BC

2007      Solo installation, Anamorphic Nine Pointed Star, Burning Man, Black Rock City, Nevada, USA

2006      National Council for the Education of Ceramic Arts (NCECA), Portland, Oregon

2005      International Wood-Fire Conference 2005, Gundaroo, New South Wales, Australia

Three-day firing of an anagama wood kiln, Canberra School of Art, Canberra, ACT, Australia

 

Professional Activities:

2009-Present     Rayne Maker Pottery, owner, Canmore, AB

2013      Instructor, adult pottery class, Saffron Collective Pottery Studio, Cochrane, AB

2012      Instructor, adult pottery class, Saffron Collective Pottery Studio, Cochrane, AB

                Technician for the Ceramics Department, Nov 2011 – May 2012, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

2009      Ceramics Coordinator and Instructor, Canmore Cooperative Workshop, Canmore, AB

Book cover art, commissioned painting, Baptism by Mud, by Rod Schumacher, Kalamalka Press

2008      Instructor, community pottery classes, The City of Red Deer, Culture, Parks and Recreation, Red Deer, AB

Art Studio Technician, 2006-2008, Red Deer College Visual Art Department, Red Deer, AB

2007      Artist Presentation, Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB

Instructor, community art classes, The City of Red Deer, Culture, Parks and Recreation, Red Deer, AB

2006      Instructor, Open Studio for Young Adults, City of Red Deer Culture Services, Red Deer, AB

                Clay Demonstrator, Gateway Christian School, Red Deer, AB                 

 

Publications:

2013      Off Centre Show Catalogue, Alberta Potter’s Association, juried show, Webster Galleries, Calgary, AB

 

Permanent Collections:

Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

Various private collections

 

Professional Affiliations:

Café Books, Canmore, AB

Elevation Gallery, Canmore, AB

Peak Performance Painting, Canmore, AB

Banff Tea Company, Banff, AB

Blue Rock Gallery, Black Diamond, AB

Vastu Chai, Canmore, AB

Dirty Laundry Vineyard, Summerland, BC

National Council for the Education of Ceramic Arts (NCECA)

Alberta Craft Council

Alberta Potter’s Association