Selected Exhibits and Awards

Grants

2012    Maryland State Arts Council, Individual Artist Awards, Crafts
2005    Maryland State Arts Council, Individual Artist Awards, Crafts
2002    Maryland State Arts Council, Individual Artist Awards, Two Dimensional Art
2001    Maryland State Arts Council, Individual Artist Awards, Crafts

Solo and Featured Exhibits

2012    Markings, Jonal Gallery, Columbia, PA
2012    Pulled Threads, Ratner Museum, Bethesda,MD
2010    Delaplaine Arts Center, Frederick, MD
2008    Glenview Mansion Art Gallery, Rockville, MD
2006    Seeing is Believing: Glass and Fiber, VisArts Gallery, Rockville, MD
2004    Clay Orbit Gallery, Cockeysville, MD
2002    Glenview Mansion Art Gallery, Rockville, MD
2000    School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD

Invitational Shows

2012    Contemporary Threads, Marietta ARTHouse, Marietta, PA
2012    Inform/Reform, Strathmore Museum, Bethesda, MD
2011    Celebrate!, National Quilt Museum 20th Anniversary, Paducah, KY
2008    Four Fiber Artists, curated by Anita Kaplan, The Sea Ranch, CA
2007    The Journal Quilt Project Book Exhibit, Houston, TX
2007    Steamboat Springs Arts Council, Steamboat Springs, CO
2007    Craft Summer Faculty Exhibit, Miami of Ohio University, Oxford, OH
2007    QSDS Invitational, Columbus, OH
2007    Studio Gallery, Washington, DC
2006    Not Quite Quilts, Carroll County Arts Council, Westminster, MD
2006    Craft Summer Faculty Exhibit, Miami of Ohio University, Oxford, OH
2005    Minatures Textiles Exhibition, Island Heights, NJ
2004    ArtQuiltArt, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, travels
2004    AngelFall Studios, Baltimore, MD
2003    Yesterday's Tomorrows, Ice House Gallery, Berkeley Springs, VA
2003    Miniatures Textiles Exhibition, Island Heights, NJ
2002    Quilt Euroga, Wickrath Castle, Monchengladbach
2002    Individual Artist Awards Winners Invitational, Maryland State Arts Council Office, Baltimore, MD
2001    Artistic Fabrics Invitational

Juried Shows

2012    Remembering the Past, Ross Art Museum, Delaware, OH
2012    5th Annual Tribute to Fiber Art, Black Rock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD
2011    The Art of Fiber, Workhouse Center for the Arts, Lorton, VA
2011    The Art Quilt Experience, Stone Hill Quarry Art Park, Syracuse, NY
2011    The Quilted Surface, Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH
2011    Fiber Directions, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS
2011    Volusia Wrapped in Fiber, Gateway Center for the Arts, Daytona Beach, FL
2010    Fiber Options: Material Explorations, Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD
2010    Art Quilts Illuminations, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC
2009    Conversations in Fabric, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH
2009    Quilt National 2009, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH and traveling
2009    Conversations in Fabric, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH and traveling
2009    Tribute to Fiber Arts, Black Rock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD
2009    What's the Big Idea, Northbrook Public Library, Northbrook, IL
2008    Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY
2008    Threadlines, Missouri State Art and Design Center, Springfield, MO
2008    Amazing Art Quilts, Staunton Augusta Fine Arts Center, Staunton, VA
2008    Images 2008, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
2008    Materials Hard and Soft, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX
2008    Transformations '08, Festival of Quilts, Birmingham, England
2008    22nd Annual Critics' Residency Program, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
2007    SDA Members Show Traveling Exhibit
2007    Beaux Art Fair, Baltimore, MD
2007    Art Quilts XII: Current, Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ
2006    Fibers Finest, William Gilchrist Center for the Arts, Cumberland, MD
2006    Beaux Art Fair, Baltimore, MD
2006    Changing the World One Thread at a Time - European Edition, Val d'Argent, Alsace, France
2006    Considering Quilts - Artists Explore the Quilt Form, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
2006    Changing the World One Thread at a Time, Tubac Center for the Arts, Tubac, AZ
2006    Form not Function, Carnegie Center for Art and History, New Albany, IN
2005    Fine Art Quilts, Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis, TN
2005    The Crafts Collection 2005, Strathmore Hall Arts Center, North Bethesday, MD
2005    Crafts National 39, State College, PA
2005    3rd Annual Tribute to Fiber Art, Apex Gallery, Washington, DC
2005    Fiber Directions, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS
2005    ArtQuilts:Journeys, Page Walker Arts Center, Cary, NC
2004    Craftforms, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA
2004    The Quilted Surface II, Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH
2003    Paint Ball Annual Art Auction, Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE
2003    Art Quilts VIII, A Cut Above, Chandler Art Center, Chandler, AZ
2003    Wrapped In Cloth - The Human Figure in Textiles, Tubac Center for the Arts, Tubac, AZ
2003    Small Works, Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
2003    Dreaming the Garden, Thayer Memorial Library, Lancaster, MA; Lewis Clark Center for Arts and History, Lewiston, ID; Mansfield Richland Library, Mansfield OH
2003    Fabric of Legacies, Fort Collins, CO
2003    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
2003    Airborne: Birds, Flight, and the Wrights, Aullwood Audubon Center, Dayton, OH
2002    Crafts National 36, State College, PA
2002    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
2002    Quilt 21/2002, Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA and tour
2002    Fine Focus 2002, toured
2001    Third Annual Fiber Artist Exhibit, Braddigins Arts and Crafts, Hillsborough, NC
2001    Artscape SPEAK, Baltimore, MD
2001    Art Quilts at the Sedgwick, Philadelphia, PA
2001    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
2001    Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, PA
2001    Quilters' Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA
2000    American Quilters' Society Show, Paducah, KY
2000    Quilts=Art=Quilts, Auburn, NY First Place, Traditional Wall Hangings
2000    Fundawear Show, Sacramento, CA
2000    Fiber Celebration 2000, Estes Park, CO, Special Award
2000    Picture Perfect Art Quilts / Year Five, Chandler AZ
2000    Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza, Philadelphia, PA
2000    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
2000    Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, PA
2000    Quilters' Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA
1999    American Quilters' Society Show, Paducah, KY
1999    International Quilt Festival Juried Show, Houston, TX
1999    Quilts=Art=Quilts, Auburn, NY
1999    Contemporary Self Portraits, Galleria Mesa, Mesa, AZ
1999    World In Motion, Williamsport, PA
1999    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
1999    Gallery 210 Juried Competition, Syracuse, NY
1999    Textile Medium V, Butte, MT Best Original Concept
1999    Hanging By A Thread, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
1999    Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, PA
1999    Quilters' Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA Second Place, Innovative Pieced
1999    Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza, Philadelphia, PA Juror's Choice
1998    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
1998    Quilts=Art=Quilts, Auburn, NY
1998    American Quilters' Society Show, Paducah, KY 1998    Tactile Architecture, Houston, TX
1998    Quilters' Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA Second Place, Other Techniques
1998    Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza, Philadelphia, PA
1998    Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, PA Best Use of Color
1998    International Quilt Festival Juried Show, Houston, TX Innovative Pieced Small, Second Place
1997    Tactile Architecture, Houston, TX
1997    Quilters' Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA
1997    Aullwood Audubon Show, Dayton, OH
1997    Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Williamsburg, PA Best Amateur Quilt
1997    Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza, Philadelphia, PA
1996    Tactile Architecture, Houston, TX
1996    Quilters' Heritage Celebration, Lancaster, PA
1995    Tactile Architecture, Houston, TX Juror's Choice

Group Shows

2011 New Image: Yard Art at the Yard, Workhouse Art Center, Lorton, VA
2009    New Image: Mirror Image; Rawls Gallery, Courtland, VA
2009    New Image: New Visions, Suffolk Museum, Suffolk, VA
2009    New Image: Fiber as We Know It, Gallery 222, Leesburg, VA
2008    Hardware, New Image Group, Marymount University, Arlington, VA
2008    Together and Apart: New Image Quilts, Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, DE
2006    Postcards from the Edge, Artisans Center, Waynesboro, VA
2005    Hardware, New Image, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA
2005    Fiber Artists of Baltimore, New Works, Made In Metal Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2005    Fiber Artists of Baltimore, Towson University Commons Center, Towson, MD
2005    Constants and Variables, SDA Membership Exhibition, Kansas City, MO
2005    The HIVE Project, Southwestern Illinois College, Belleville, IL
2004    Gallery FXV, Breaking the Thread Ceiling, Clifton Arts Center, Clifton, NJ
2004    Fiber Artists of Baltimore, Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, Baltimore, MD
2004    Fiber Artists of Baltimore, Howard County Arts Center, Ellicott City, MD
2004    Fiber Artists of Baltimore, Carroll County Community College, Westminster, MD
2004    World Views, Common Ground, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis, MD
2003    Natural Selections, Images in Cloth, Pickneyville Arts Center, Norcross, GA
2003    The Journal Quilt Project, Houston, TX
2003    The HIVE Project, Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX
2003    Up Close & Far Away, Surface Design Association, Kansas City Art Center, Kansas City, KS
2003    The Big Show, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD
2002    New Image at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
2002    The HIVE Project, McClean Project for the Arts, McClean, VA
2002    The HIVE Project, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
2002    Voices in Cloth, Milner Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta, CA
2002    New Image at Virginia Quilt Museum, Harrisonburg, VA
2001    George Washington University Hospital Breast Care Center, Washington, DC
2001    Fleckenstein Gallery, Towson, MD
2001    The Beveled Edge, Baltimore, MD
2001    Quilted Visions: Paintings in Fabric and Thread, Chaffee Art Center, Rutland, VT
2000, '01, '03    Lotta Art Benefit, School 33, Baltimore, Maryland
2000, '02, '03    Out of Order at Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, Maryland
2000    Fiber Options Show at G Street Fabrics, Rockville, Maryland
2000    Uncommon Threads / Uncommon Women, Asbury Park, NJ
1999    Noteworthy Notrad, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
1997    Fusion Project, Penny Nii Studio, San Francisco; Quilt Week, Yokohama, Japan

Publications

Quilting Arts Magazine, cover and Featured Artist, Oct-Nov 2009
Quilt National 2009, exhibit catalog, 2009
The Professional Quilter, cover, Fall 2009
Creative Quilting: The Journal Quilt Project, 2006
Journal of the Surface Design Association, Spring 2005, Volume 29, Number 3
Simply Quilts, HGTV Episode 1030
ArtQuiltArt Exhibition Catalog, 2004
Fiberarts Design Book Seven, Lark Books, May, 2004
The Professional Quilter, Cover, Fall, 2003
Crafts Report, Insight Section on Needlework, January 2003
Color Harmony for Quilts, Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr, Rockport Press, 2002
Quilt Euroga exhibit catalog, 2002
Weaving New Rythms 2003 Calendar, Rubicon Press
Quilt 21/2002 Exhibit Catalog
Quiltmaker, March/April 2002
The Professional Quilter, Fall, 2002 Networking with an eMail group
Traditional Quiltworks Magazine, Issue #56, May, 1998
Patchwork Quilt Tsushin, Issue #84

Affiliations

New Image
Studio Art Quilt Associates
Surface Design Association
The Fiber Connection