Artist, Jeweler, Maker
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Location: Peterborough, NH, USA
School: Maine College of Art
Major: Jewelry and Metalsmithing

Artist, Jeweler, Maker

EDUCATION
2016-2020 BFA, Metalsmithing & Jewelry Major, Maine College of Art
2017 Nashua Community College - Western Civilization
2016 Keene State College - Introduction to Drawing

SCHOLARSHIPS / AWARDS / GRANTS
2020 William Randolph Hearst Scholars Award
2019 MECA Professional Development & Creative Entrepreneurship Grant
2017-2018 William Randolph Hearst Scholars Award
2017 MJSA Rhode Island Art Scholarships
2016-2019 Albert Murray Scholarship
2016 League of NH Craftsmen Grant

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2019 Bench-Marks, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
The Tool at Hand, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2019 Juried Student Exhibition - Society North American Goldsmith Conference, Chicago, IL
Stomping Ground: The 72nd Annual Community Exhibition - New Hampshire Institute of Art, Sharon Arts Center Gallery, Peterborough, NH
Mecamorphosis Fashion Show, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2018 Maine College of Art Merit Show - Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES / EXPERIENCE
2019 MECA Holiday Sale - Maine College of Art- Portland, ME
Props Master/Designer - Theater at Monmouth - Monmouth, ME
- Responsible for building and procuring props and adhering to props budget
- Mentor Props/Scenic intern and communicate with other production staff
Assistant to Juried Jeweler at League of New Hampshire Craftsmen Fair
- Assisted with the booth’s set up, week long maintenance and take down
- Facilitated sales and provided customer service

2018-2019 Jewelry Intern - for Sussy-Rose Shields, Jeweler, Metalsmith & Instructor - Wilton, NH
- Assist with jewelry fabrication
- Help students during classes
- Process sales and provide storefront customer service.
2018 Props Intern - Theater at Monmouth - Monmouth, ME
- Assisted with construction and procurement of props for six concurrent shows
- Communicate with designers and directors.
Prop Master for “Pirates of Penzance” - Theater at Monmouth - Monmouth, ME
- Responsible for preparation of all props and communicating with production staff
2017 MECA Orientation Leader - Maine College of Art
- Introduced students to MECA’s services and helped them move into housing
- Assisted with preparation for student orientation activities.

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