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SHOWS OF ARTWORK selected list

2014 JOHNSON GALLERY, Carthage College – A Revisioning: New Works in Polymer
2011 RACINE ART MUSEUM- Terra Nova
2009 FULLER MUSEUM OF CRAFT-Brockton, MA “Sculpting Color”
2003 BROOKFIELD CRAFT CENTER- Brookfield,CT “Moves in Polymer Clay”,
2002, ’01, 00 CLAYWORKS – Annual Invitational Polymer Clay Jewelry and Sculpture Show
09,’00, ’98, ’96 INTERNATIONAL BEAD EXPOS – Santa Fe, NM
2001 COURTING THE MUSE- Bryn Mawr PA, nat’l conference exhibit
2000 MARIPOSA Albuquerque, NM – “Bugs”
2000 SFAC Highland Park IL – nat’l l invitational polymer exhibition
1999 SOCIETY FOR ARTS AND CRAFTS Boston, MA – inv. polymer exhibition
1999 OHIO CRAFTS MUSEUM Columbus OH “In Praise of Plastic” nat’l inv. exhibit
1999 MAGNIFICO GALLERY Albuquerque, NM – fine arts exhibition
1998 TARGET GALLERY – Alexandria, VA nat’l juried polymer exhibit
1998 THE RAVE/ RAVENSDALE BOX EXHIBITION – Olympia, WA, nat’l conference exhibit
1997 MONTREAL VISUAL ARTS CENTER – “Polymorphes” inv. international show
1997 NANCY MARGOLIS Portland, ME – invitational show
1997 NANCY SACHS GALLERY St Louis, MO – invitational show
1997 MIPCES THE CUTTING EDGE / OCC Masters Invitational exhibit. Demarest, NJ
1997 KANAZAWA GALLERY Tokyo, Japan – invitational polymer exhibition
1996 KAMIJI SHOW Tokyo, Japan – invitational international polymer clay exhibition
1996 MAIN STREET GALLERY Annapolis, MD – “New Art Forms” – invitational show
1996 UBIQUITOUS BEAD TWO Bellevue Wa – international inv. show
1995 ARTISANS McLean VA – “Beyond Beads; New Works in Polymer Clay” – inv.show
1993 ARTSCAPE Baltimore MD – “Ornament/Interiors” exh.: Fashion exh.- inv.show
1993 JOANNE RAPP/THE HAND AND THE SPIRIT Scottsdale, AZ “Beads”- inv. exhibition
1993 TOURING POLYMER MASK SHOW Berkeley CA etc. – inv.traveling show
92,88,85 ARTISAN GALLERY Northampton MA – one-woman shows
1992, 91 BEADAZZLED Washington, DC and Baltimore – “International Polyform Show”
90, ¹88 CRAFTS AT THE CASTLE Boston, MA – Award for craft excellence, 1988
1990 OBSIDIAN GALLERY Tucson, AZ “Lost and Found” – inv. show
1989 SCULPTURE TO WEAR Los Angeles, CA – inv. show “Span of Time – Continuum”
1989 MASTERPIECES – American Craft at the Armory New York City
1989 ARTPARK Lewiston, NY – Artist in residence
1986-89 DETROIT GALLERY -CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS “Annual Jewelry + Boxes Exhibition”
1984-91 ACC CRAFT SHOWS West Springfield, Baltimore, and San Francisco
1982 ART FOR LIFE – wholesale/retail jewelry and objects: business begun

TEACHING selected list

2015> 1984 ARTRANCH CLASSES AND SEMINARS – various locations, group and private teaching/ masterclass series
2013 SYDNEY JEWELRY SCHOOL Australia
2013 DEEP PLAY RETREAT Broken Hill, Australia
2011 RACINE ART MUSEUM, Wisconsin: workshops/lecture/panel in conjunction with ‘Terra Nova exhibition’
2011 CORBIERES CREATIVES- Luc Sur Orbieu, Lauragais, France
2009, 08 ARTRANCH INTERNATIONAL RETREATS – Durfort, Tarn, France
2004 >1993 ARTRANCH BOLINAS RETREATS – Invitational weeklong masterclass
2009-02 SNOW FARM CRAFT CENTER – 2-6 day and Elderhostel classes
2003, 01, 00, 97-92 ART NEW ENGLAND Bennington, VT Summer program: week-long intensives
2000, ’98. 96 RAVENSDALE Nat’l Polymer Clay Conferences – teaching, lecturing, exhibiting
1998 SOUTHWEST CRAFT CENTER – San Antonio, TX
1998 WHIDBY ISLAND RAVE – nine-day intensive retreat
1997-94 MONTREAL VISUAL ARTS CENTER Quebec- curated show,taught, lectured
1997-95 MAFA at BUCKNELL Harrisburg,PA – conference: week-long classes
1997-95 TORPEDO FACTORY/ ART LEAGUE Alexandria VA 2-day classes
1997-83 HORIZONS Williamsburg MA – guest teacher/ artist, 2- to 5-day classes
1997 MIPCES- The CUTTING EDGE Demarest, NJ exhibition, retail, master classes
1996-94 COUPEVILLE ART CENTER Whidbey Isl. WA four- to six-day classes
1996 RENWICK GALLERY / SMITHSONIAN two-day demonstration; show of work.
1996 ARROWMONT week-long intensive
1996 CANADIAN BROADCASTING/TELEVISION – interview about my teaching
1996 LIFETIME TV 2 segments – nat’l t.v. program; teaching polymer techniques.
1995 THIRD INT’L BEAD CONFERENCE Washington, DC – class, lecture; exhibitor
1994 U.S. ARMY Fort Riley KS – int’l art educators conference: four-day class
1994-93 COOPER-HEWITT MUSEUM – one and two-day classes
1993 METAL ARTS SOCIETY of SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LA – class/ lecture
1993-91 ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE Santa Barbara CA and White Plains NY high schools
1993 ARTRANCH / Wheaton, MD year-long series weekly classes, range of topics
1989 ARTPARK Lewiston, NY three-week teaching residency
1989 SMITH COLLEGE Northampton Ma – guest lecture / presentation
2014-1984 VARIOUS TEACHING including
Mendocino Art Center CA, Boston Museum School MA, FIT/ New York Bead Society NY, Via Artistica Portland OR, Handworkshop of Richmond VA, Maryland Inst. College of Art MD, The ArtRanch New Mexico, Polymer Guilds of San Diego, Detroit, Houston, Chicago, Maryland, Northern California, Wyoming, Minneapolis, Denver, and others