Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio

 

Master of Fine Arts - Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Gemological Institute of America - Colored Stone Certification

 

Awards

Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award

World Gold Council Merit Awards 

International Pearl Contest Judges Awards 

 

AGTA Spectrum Award First Place 

 

Platinum Passion Award

 

De Beers Diamonds International Award Finalist

Exhibitions

Metals Invitational Exhibit -

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

University Galleries, Sydney, Australia

SUNY, New Paltz, NY

 

Lever House, NY - Sterling Silver Design Competition

 

Evansville Art Museum - Midstates Crafts, Evansville, IN

 

Aaron Faber Gallery New York - “Visions In Gold”

 

Aaron Faber Gallery New York - “Phenomenal Gems” 

 

Wichita Art Association/Center for the Arts, Wichita, Kansas - “Two Goldsmiths”

Swan Galleries, Philadelphia, PA - “Little Treasures”

 

JM Kohler Center, Wisconson - “Remains to be Seen”

 

Ferguson-Jean Gallery, Columbus, OH - “In Association With the Columbus Art Museum”

 

St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

 

Pelissier, Greenwich, CT - “Art On the Avenue”

 

New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, Albuquerque, MN 

Publications & Press

Goldsmith Journal, Vogue Italia, Jeweler’s Circular Keystone, NY Times, National Jeweler, Washington Times Fashion Magazine, Society of North American Goldsmiths, Modern Jeweler, The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Newsweek, Smithsonian, NY Times Magazine, The Atlantic, Time, U.S. News, Gourmet, Vanity Fair

 

Jewels du Jour 

 

Wall Street Journal 

 

PEARLS Ornament and Obsession 

 

The Penland Book of Jewelry

Country and Abroad 

 

Litchfield County Times 

 

World Gold Council Award Ad 

SAG Awards

The Jewellry Editor

The Eye of Jewelry