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The Community Table: Red Lodge Clay Center : DO GOOD Residency
I use art to tell a story
and ceramics to give people a voice, allow them to share, connect, and engage
with each other. The Community Table took place in Red Lodge, Montana this past
July. I was awarded the 2015 MJ Wood DO GOOD Residency at Red Lodge Clay

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“The most important thing you can do with your health is cook. Cooking is more powerful than any medication.” Michael Pollan

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Berlin, London, and Ireland
After my residency in Denmark I flew to Berlin to visit The Residency for Ceramics in Berlin  to see if it would be a place I would someday like to go. Indeed it was and I also got to see a little of the city. A big thanks to Stephen Kent a friend of a frie...

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Guldagergaard - International Ceramic Research Center, Denmark
Last year I started a project called Dear
Grandma , a collection of recipes from people all over the
world. I had first asked my grandmothers for recipes from their childhood and
then extended the project out to anyone who wanted to contribute. This

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The Relational Table & MILK/MILK a ROY G BIV Gallery
In April 2015, I had the opportunity to have my first somewhat solo  exhibition  outside of the university  (it was really a 2-person show) but we each had a separate exhibition space. The whole weekend was fun and refreshing coming off of my MFA thesis sho...

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This year a few first year graduate students (Sa'dia Rehman   and Jessie Horning) decided to start a blog for the art department to highlight the students, research, and over all the great things that are happening in everyone's studio. This week I was on t...

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Final Thesis Update
My thesis show has come and gone. I feel some relief but I am still hard at work editing my thesis paper which is due at the end of the month. Below are a few pictures from the project and installation at Urban Arts Space . Partake Columbus  is a meal share...

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Beyond the Brickyard
Forrest and I are excited to announce that we will both be showing in Beyond the Brickyard at the Archie Bray Foundation! Forrest will be exhibiting Welcome Home (the hats) from his thesis exhibition and I will be showing portraits and plates from Project N...

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Thesis Update #2
Thesis is hard at least that is what I keep saying. My body is telling me to stop and slow down but the reality of the upcoming show is pushing me onward. I hurt everywhere, my fingers, every muscle, and especially my brain. Thank goodness for a husband who...

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