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Juried Shows/Awards

Smithsonian on Main

Ptarmigan Arts (Alaska Glassworks Show)

Anchorage Museum of Art at Rasmussen Center (Art Potpourri)

Anchorage Museum of Art at Rasmussen Center (Alaska Bead Show)

Anchorage Museum of Art at Rasmussen Center (Craft Weekend at the Museum)

Houston Museum of Contemporary Craft (Craft Guild Weekend)

Annual National Women in Glass -multiple years (‘The Flow’ publication)

Art Wine and Jazz Festival, The Woodlands, TX

Metal Magic, Houston Metal Arts Guild

Celebrating Valdez Artists, Valdez Museum, Valdez, AK

Best in class, Texas Art League

Beads of Courage-Iditarod Selection.

Juror (multiple years), The Woodland Waterway Arts Festival, one of the top arts festivals in country

Scholarship recipient International Society of Glass bead makers. (ISGB)

​Valdez Museum, Through the Looking Glass

Galleries

Stephens Fine Arts Gallery, Anchorage, AK

Fiora Fine Crafts Gallery, Houston, TX

Museum Shop, Anchorage Museum of Art

18 Hands Gallery, The Heights, Houston, TX

Multiple commissions, private collections, including public buildings in Maine and Alaska

Meeting House Arts, Freeport, ME

 

Professional Membership

International Society of Glass Bead Makers (ISGB)

Maine Craft Association

Arts and Cultural Alliance of Freeport, Maine

Meeting House Arts

Union of Maine Visual Arts

Publications/Teaching/Other

Women Mind the Water, Artivist Series Podcast

Maine Women’s Magazine Article 1/21 and 4/21

The Flow’, Published tutorial.

‘Journey’, ISGB book

Sharry Miller Studio, Alaska

Museum of Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

Artist Expo-teacher, Houston, TX

Spring Beads, Spring TX

Glass Sorbet Studio, Conroe, TX

​Meeting House Arts-Gallery Committee

Friends of Eagle Island-Board Member

President, Houston Society of Glass Bead Makers

Board, Woodlands Art League

Beads of Courage

Palettes and Painting, The Woodlands HS Art Trust

Scholarship Committee, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (over $1,000,000 in fine arts scholarships to date)