The Tamer, 2007, Clay & Oils, 6.5”H x 11.5”W x 4”D.

The Pilot, 2007, Clay & Oils, 2.5”H x 7.5”W x 7”D.


The Ringmaster, 2007, Clay, Oils, Rope, & Coffee, 8”H x 8”W x 2.5”D.


The White Face Lion with Red Shoes, 2007, Clay, Oil, Paper, Coffee, and Pencil, 6”H x 13.5”W x 6.5”D.




B.A. 2004                                California State University, Chico
                                                studio art with emphasis in ceramic sculpture
                                                (summa cum laude with honors in general education)



2007                                        Annual Members Showcase, Greenwich House Pottery,                                                 ceramic sculpture, NYC, NY

2005                                        *Cirrus,
                                                paintings, Auburn, CA

                                                *Cirrus, Has Beans Cafe
                                                paintings, Chico, CA                                                         

2004                                        *Flock, B.F.A. Gallery
                                                mixed media installation, Chico, CA

                                                Chico State Ceramics Show, CCACA
                                                ceramic sculpture, Davis, CA

                                                Student Photography Show, Moxie’s Cafe and Gallery                                      photography, Chico, CA (juried)

2003                                        Trial by Fire, Student Show Advanced Ceramics
                                                Trinity Gallery
                                                ceramic sculpture, Chico, CA                         

                                                Chico State Ceramics: NOW, CCACA
                                                ceramic sculpture, Davis, CA  

                                                *Seeing Sky, Arts Council of Placer County
                                                paintings, Auburn, CA              

                                                Chico Open Board Art Project
                                                mural painting, Chico, CA (juried)

2002                                        African Art Show, B.F.A. Gallery                    
                                                mixed media, Chico, CA

                                                Student Art Show, University Gallery
                                                ceramics, Chico, CA (juried)

                                                Out of the Box, exhibit toured Australia
                                                photography, Australia (juried)

2001                                        Erotic Art Show,
                                                photography, Chico, CA  (juried)

2000                                        Diane Ackerman, Building Bridges, Trinity Gallery
                                                mixed media, Chico, CA       

1999                                        light the darkness the blackness forever...
                                          Dungen Gallery, Placer High School
                                                theatrical two person show,
                                                photography, Auburn, CA

                                                Imaging Self- Imaging Community
                                                Crocker Art Museum
                                                photography, Sacramento, CA


Scholarships, Awards, and Honors

2003                                        Harlan & Martha Hagan Art Scholarship

2002                                        Harlan & Martha Hagan Art Scholarship

2001                                        Ken & Donna Morrow Memorial Scholarship,
                                                Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

2000                                        Presidents Education Award
                                                Outstanding Academic Achievement
                                                Outstanding Student in Photography Award