Teaching Experience:

Instructor, Red River Community College, Winnipeg, 2016 – present

Art Instructor, Clayhaus Studio, Winnipeg, 2009

Art Instructor, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, 2014 – 2015

Artist in Residence, 15+ elementary and  middle schools throughout Winnipeg, rural and remote northern Manitoba, 2011 – 2014 

Ceramics Instructor, Raku, Beginner and Advanced Throwing, City of Winnipeg, 1998 – 2002 then 2010 – 2013

Ceramic Technician, Ceramics Dept. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, 1998


Selected Professional Development:

Workshop – The Basics of Hanging Artwork, with Johanna Poortenaar, Wpg, 2017

Kairos Blanket Exercise, Circle of Life Thunderbird House, Wpg, 2016

Mentee, MAWA Foundation Mentorship Program, Wpg, 2013 – 2014

Workshop – Grant Writing, with Diana Thorneycroft, Wpg, 2013 

Workshop – Mold Making, with Adele Van Gend, Wpg,  2012 

Workshop – Woodblock Printing, with Tasnim Siddiqua, Wpg,  2012   

Workshop – Alebrijes:Fantastic figures in papier maché, Alejandra Diaz Roman, Wpg, 2012   

Artist Bootcamp – The Studio Visit, with Mary Reid, Wpg, 2011 

Workshop – Reading and Creative Writing, Wpg, 2011 

Conference – 1000 Miles Apart, with John Balistreri & Virginia Scotchie, Wpg, 2011

Artist Bootcamp with Shawna Dempsey, Wpg, 2010


Selected Exhibitions:

Annual Show and Sale, Clayhaus Studio Gallery, Wpg, 2008 – present

Order/Disorder, MAWA, Wpg, 2016 

MAWA’s Over the Top Art Auction, Wpg, 2016

Gallery Ball Auction, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg, 2014 – 2016

“Frayed Edges” Group Show, Fringe Pop-Up Gallery, Wpg, 2015

What’s for Supper? Group show, Wpg, 2015

Inside Out, Solo show, Gallery Shop, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg, 2015

Little Deaths, group show, Aceart Inc. Wpg, 2015

Mothering Children in Performance, Group Show, Piano Noble Gallery, Concert Hall, Wpg, 2014

Mothering on the Fringe, Group Show, Fringe Festival Pop Up Gallery, Wpg,  2014

WAG Instructor’s ART SHOW, Group Show, Winnipeg Art Gallery Studio, Wpg, 2014

Winter Mothering, Group Show, MAWA, Wpg, 2014

The Stuff of Mothering, Group Show, ArtsJunktion, Wpg, 2013

Daily-ness, Group Show, MAWA, Winnipeg, 2013

Nurture and Neglect, Group Show, MAWA, Wpg, 2011

99 Pieces of Art on the Wall, Group Show, Cre8ery Gallery, Wpg, 2011

Juried Exhibition, Group Show, Art Rental & Sales, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg, 2002

Resident Curiosities, Group Show, Gallery 1.1.1, University of Manitoba, Wpg, 2001

To Run to Seed, Solo Thesis Exhibition, Manitoba Crafts Council, Wpg, 1998

1000 Miles Apart, Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK 1996

 U of M Ceramic Students Exhibition, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB 1996  



B.F.A (Honours), ceramics major, University of Manitoba

B.Comm (Honours), marketing major, University of Manitoba



2013 Craft Grant, Manitoba Arts Council

2000 Visual Arts “C” Grant, Manitoba Arts Council


Community Involvement:

Member, MAWA, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba Crafts Council

Garden Consultant, residential and commercial properties, Manitoba