Professional Practice and Experience:

Sept 2016 – present Art Instructor, Red River Community College 

March 2014 – present Executive Coordinator, Manitoba Arts Council, Wpg, MB

2009 – present Ceramics Instructor, Clayhaus Studio, Wpg, MB Various throwing and hand building classes for adults and children

Sept 2014 – April 2015 Art Instructor, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg, MB

Sept 2013 – Feb 2014 Creative Road Conference Coordinator, Manitoba Arts Council, Wpg, MB     

May 2014 Artist in Residence, Grosvenor School, Wpg, MB.

Sept 2012 – 2014 Artist in Residence, St. James School Division, Wpg, MB

Sept 2012- Apr 2013 Artist in Residence, J.B. Mitchell School, Lincoln Middle School, Stevenson Island School, Walter Whyte Elementary School and Hazel M. Kellington School, Artist in the Schools program, with Manitoba Arts Council, Wpg, MB

2010 – 2013 Ceramics Instructor, Raku Ceramics, City of Winnipeg, MB

2009 – 2010 Account Manager, Fusion Group Communications, Wpg, MB

May 2011 Art Instructor, Self Portraits, grade 2 class, Grosvenor School,

Wpg, MB

March 2011 Art Instructor, What is a Structure? Grade 3 class, Grosvenor School, Wpg, MB

2007 Juror, Wayne Arthur Gallery, Wpg, MB

1998 – 2002 Ceramics Instructor, Beginner and Advanced Throwing, City

of Winnipeg, MB

2003 – 2005 Special Events Coordinator, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg, MB

1999 – 2003 Extension Services Coordinator, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg

1997-1999 Art Rental & Sales Assistant, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Wpg

1998 Ceramic Technician, Ceramics Dept. University of Manitoba, Wpg, MB


Selected Professional Development:

Sept 2014   Project Management Workshop with Allison Atkey, MAC, Wpg, MB

Sept 2013-Aug 2014     Mentee, MAWA Foundation Mentorship Program, Wpg, MB

June 2013   Workshop – Grant Writing, with Diana Thorneycroft, MAWA, Wpg, MB

September 2012   Workshop – Mold Making, with Adele Van Gend, MAWA, Wpg, MB

April 2012   Workshop – Woodblock Printing, with Tasnim Siddiqua, MAWA, Wpg, MB

January 2012   Workshop – Alebrijes: Fantastic figures in papier maché, with Alejandra Noemi Diaz Roman, MAWA, Wpg, MB

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


October 2011 Workshop – Reading and Creative Writing for Artist Mothers, MAWA, Wpg, MB

September 2011 1000 Miles Apart Conference with John Balistreri

& Virginia Scotchie, University of Manitoba, Wpg, MB

September 2010 Artist Bootcamp with Shawna Dempsey, MAWA, Wpg, MB


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

May 2015 What’s for Supper? Group show, MAWA, Wpg, MB

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

January 2015 Little Deaths, MAWA Mentees group show, Aceart Inc. Wpg, MB

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

July 25-27, 2014 Mothering on the Fringe, Group Show, Fringe Festival Pop Up Gallery, Wpg, MB

July 31-Aug 22, 2014 WAG Instructor’s ART SHOW, Group Show, Winnipeg Art Gallery Studio, Wpg, MB

May 2-24, 2014 Winter Mothering, Group Show, MAWA, Wpg, MB

Spring & Fall 2008 – 2014 Show and Sale, Solo Shows, Studio Gallery, Wpg, MB

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

May 3-28, 2013 Daily-ness, Group Show, MAWA, Winnipeg, MB

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

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

2008   Show and Sale, Studio Gallery, Wpg, MB

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

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

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

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

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



B.F.A (Honours), ceramics major, University of Manitoba, 1998

B.Comm (Honours), marketing major, University of Manitoba, 1992



2013 Craft Grant, Manitoba Arts Council

2000 Visual Arts “C” Grant, Manitoba Arts Council


Community Involvement:

2010 – present Member, MAWA

2012 – 2013 Volunteer, Rhythmic Royal Gymnastics Club

2007 – present Member, The Winnipeg Art Gallery

2005 – present Garden Consultant, residential and commercial properties

1997 – 1999 Board Member, Manitoba Crafts Council