SELECTED EXHIBITIONS (* indicates solo exhibition)
2010Yard Art at the Yard, Lorton Work House, Lorton, VA
2010Hardware, La Conner Museum, La Conner, OR
2009Modern Materials: the Art of the Quilt,[ARTSPACE] at Untitled, Oklahoma City, OK
2009New Image, New Visions, Suffolk Musuem, Suffolk, VA
2009Mirror Image, Rawls Museum of Arts, Courtland, VA
2009A Tribute to Fiber Art, Black Rock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD
2009New Image: Fiber as We Know It, Gallery 222, Leesburg, VA
2009 & 2008    In Response, The Royal International Pavilion Llangollen, North Wales
The Lady Chapel, Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire UK
2008, ’07 Teapots! Invitational, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
2008, ‘07, ’06, ’05 Art Quilts XII, Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ
2008Amazing Art Quilts, Staunton Augusta Art Center, Staunton, VA
2008Personality Development,* KRONOS Gallery, Staunton, VA
2008Art Quilt Elements, Wayne Art Center, Wayne PA
2008, ‘05, ‘97  Materials: Hard & Soft, Denton Fine Arts Center, Denton, TX
2008, ‘07, 06,’05 Art Quilts: XII, Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ
2007      Quilt National, Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center, Athens, OH
2007Body of Work*, Augusta Medical Center, Fishersville, VA
2007Wish You Were Here, Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins, CO (national traveling exhibition)
2006-07   Connective Fibers, (Scene)Metrospace Gallery, East Lansing, MI
2006       The Art of Craft, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis, MD
2006      Tied Together, Chandler Art Center, Chandler, AZ 
2006      Fire & Ice National Invitational,  Lake Wales Arts Center, Lake Wales, FL
2006, ‘04 The Art & Soul of Quilting, Anderson Art Center, Kenosha, WI
2005La Petite XIII, Alder Gallery, Coburg, OR
2005Bead & Fiber, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick, MD
2005A Tribute to Fiber Art, Apex Gallery, Washington, DC
2004Uncommon Threads, Arkansas Historic Museum, Little Rock, AK
2004, ‘03  Images, Robeson Gallery, University Park, PA
2004As I See Myself, Kentucky Museum of Art + Design, Louisville, KY
2004 -2003      Virginia Creates, Ellipse Art Center, Arlington VA commonwealth tour.
2002, ‘01 SOFA, Snyderman/Works Galleries Chicago, IL
2002Voices in Cloth, Milner Art Gallery Edmonton, Alberta Canada
2001Fiber Directions 2001, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS
2000, ‘98 Red Clay Survey, Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, AL 
1999 - 2001     Fine Focus, Cornell Museum, Delray, FL, national tour.
1999, ‘98         Fantastic Fiber, Yeiser  Art Center, Paducah, KY
1998 - 2000     The Kiss, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles,  San Jose, CA, national tour.
1996 - 1998     Puzzling Perspective, International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX,  national tour.

AWARDS
2008Materials: Hard & Soft, Denton Fine Arts Center, Denton, TX Juror’s Award
2007ArtQuilts Respond, Page-Walker Art Center, Cary NC, Member’s Choice Award (2)
2006       Tied Together, Chandler Art Center, Chandler, AZ Purchase Award
2005Journeys, Page-Walker Art Center, Cary NC, Member’s Choice Award
2002LaGrange National XXII, LaGrange NC, Merit Award
200021st Annual National Juried Fine Arts Exhibition, Goldsboro NC Juror’s Award
1999Textile Medium, Billings, MT, Innovative Design Award
1999Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, VA Judge’s Choice Award
1998The Fabric of Our Culture, Victoria, TX, Art Quilt Award

PUBLICATIONS
2009Washington Post, March 5, c1-c7
2008Fiberarts, Vol. 35, No. 5, Interweave Press, LLC
2007Quilting Arts, Issue 29, Interweave Press, LLC
2007Fiberarts, Vol. 33, No. 5, Interweave Press, LLC
2005I Remember Mama, Primedia Press
2005Teapots: Makers & Collectors,  Schiffer Press
2004Panda Mania: Washington DC, Orange Fraser Press
2004Fons & Porter Love of Quilting 2005 Calendar
2003Craft Report, November
2002Surface Design Journal, Fall  
2002Party Animals: Washington DC, Orange Fraser Press
2000 & 1999    The William and Mary Review (front cover in 1999)
1999 & 1998    Art/Quilt Issue #10, back cover & article Issue #8
1998Patchwork Quilt Tsushin, No. 84
1998Sew Many Quilts, Sept/Oct. front cover and article
1998Professional Quilter, Winter
1997Fiberarts , Vol. 24, No. 1, Interweave Press, LLC
1997Optical Illusion for Quilters, American Quilt Society Press,  Karen Combs
1996 & 1995    Fantastic Fiber,  by Yeiser Art Center

COLLECTIONS
City of Chandler Public Arts Collection, Chandler, AZ
Permanent Collection, Virginia Executive Mansion, Richmond VA
Racine Arts Museum, Racine W.I.
Madeira Garne Corporation, Freiburg Germany
Culpeper Regional Hospital, Culpeper V.A.
Longwood University, Farmville V.A.
Private collections throughout the U.S. and Germany

GALLERY REPRESENTATION
Snyderman/Works Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
The Artisan Center of Virginia, Waynesboro, VA

EDUCATION
B.A., Psychology, University of Dallas, 1985
M.Ed., Counseling, Boston University, 1988

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