Artist Teaching Art
Jewelry & Light Metals/ Drawing
Location: Austin, TX, United States
School: Rhode Island School of Design
Field of Study: Jewelry & Light Metals/ Drawing

Artist Teaching Art

EDUCATION
•1987 BFA ~ Maine College of Art
•1986-87 ~ SACI, Florence, Italy, Art Studies
•1989 MFA ~ Rhode Island School of Design
EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
•2017-2010 Girl Empowerment Network Convention, Workshops 2D & 3D
•2014 GEN Summer School ‘Drawing From Your Imagination’ Workshop
• 2012 Drawing Workshops, SafePlace.
• 2011 The School of Art at Laguna Gloria/AMOA (Drawing Basics)
• 2011 Laguna Gloria (AMOA) Museum Day, Presenter
•2012-11 Volunteer Leader, Youth Advocacy Program, AISD
•2012-10 Hillcrest Elementary School, Workshops, Creative Arts Day
•2011 Sri Atmananda Memorial School — 3D and 2D Classes & Activities
•2010 Mendez Middle School, Self-Image Project — 6-8th graders
•2010 Parkside Montessori School, Classes with 3rd graders
•2010 Austin Museum of Art (AMOA), Laguna Gloria Art School
•2010 Mexican American Cultural Center — Summer Workshops
•2010 Sri Atmananda Memorial School — Art Teaching Team
•2010 AISD through Mexic-Arte Museum, Day of the Dead project
•2010 Mexic-Arte Museum — Teacher, Jewelry Design Workshop
•2010 MACC, Regular Workshops in Art, Every 1st Saturday of the month
•2009 Merged all my experience as an artist and teacher
•2009 Escuelita Del Alma School, Austin, Teacher, Ages 5 to 12
•2009 Stonebridge Nursing Home, Jewelry Design for All Ages
•2009 AISD Classes through Mexic-Arte Museum
• 2009 Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC), Event Presenter
•2009 MACC Jewelry Design Workshops & Classes
•2009 Sri Atmananda School — Jewelry Design Workshops K-12
•2009 Various private locations: Jewelry Design Workshops
•2009-2005 Taught & Directed parenting workshops and classes
•2005 Redirecting Children’s Behavior — certified to teach parenting classes
•1989-96 Professional Designer for the Jewelry Industry, Providence, RI
EXHIBITIONS
2011-12 Arthouse @ The Jones Center ~ 5x7
2011 Flatbed Press ~ Group Show ~ Citywide Billboards/ Honorable Mention
2010 Arthouse 5x7 ~ Whitley Building, Austin, TX
2010 Mexic-Arte Museum ~ Mix ‘N’ Match
2009 Mexican American Cultural Center, Austin ~ Day of The Dead Alter
2009 Mexic-Arte Museum ~ Mix ‘N’ Match
GALLERY & RETAIL REPRESENTATION 2001 - 2008
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
Asher Gallery/High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Niessing Gallery, NYC
Austin Museum of Art (AMOA), Retail Store, Austin, TX
Women and Their Work, Austin, TX