Experience

2018
Abstract Art Workshop w/ Collage & Paint, July, Tolland, CT
Set painting for The Wiz, Actup Theater, June, Hartford, CT
Art for Aids Donation, June, Hartford, CT
Art in the Park, June, Manchester, CT
Art Exhibit at Firebox, May, Hartford, CT
Spring Creation & Activation One-day Art Retreat with Meghan Rafferty, March, Glastonbury, CT
Art exhibit at Whittemore Library, March, Worcester, MA
Art exhibit at Nu Cafe, February, Worcester, MA
Create Your 2018 Vision Collage! January, South Windsor, CT
2017
Open Studio Hartford, November, Hartford, CT
United Arts Campaign Fundraiser with The Greater Hartford Arts Council, October, Hartford, CT
Silk City Fest, September, Manchester, CT
Attended Magical Radical Writing & Art Retreat by Rachael Rice, August, Portland, OR
Point O’ Woods Craft Fair, July, Old Lyme, CT
Exploring w/ Paper & Paint ‘Day’ Workshop, June, July, Unionville, CT
Art in the Park, June, Manchester, CT
Kids Mixed Media Workshop, May, Wood Memorial Library & Museum, South Windsor, CT
The Landscape Collage ‘3-Day’ Workshop, May, Wood Memorial Library & Museum, South Windsor, CT
Collage and Mixed Media, Past & Present Art Exhibit, May, Wood Memorial Library & Museum, South Windsor, CT
High Demand, Pop-Up Art Event, April, South Windsor, CT
The Nasty Woman Art Exhibit, March, New Haven, CT
Art for The Soul Exhibit, February, Manchester, CT
Create Your 2017 Vision Board! January, Manchester, CT
The Landscape Collage ‘3-Day’ Workshop, January, Manchester, CT
2016
The Starry Night Collage ‘3-Day’ Workshop, December, Manchester, CT
The Kiss Collage & Mixed Media Worskhop, April, Manchester, CT
The Starry Night Collage ‘Day’ Workshop, April, Manchester, CT
The Landscape Collage ‘Day’ Workshop, May, Manchester, CT
Art in the Park, June, Manchester, CT
The Landscape Collage, ‘Day’ Workshop, August, Kalispell, MT
The Landscape Collage, ‘Day’ Workshop, August, Las Vegas, NV
Donation for The Red Frog Foundation, August, Panama
Silk City Fest, October, Manchester, CT
The Starry Night Collage ‘3-Day’ Workshop, December, Manchester, CT
Sponsor/Set Design, ActUp Theater, Hartford, CT
2015
My first Paint Night under Rebecca Maloney Art, December, Manchester CT
Art Exhibit at Grinders Pizza Lounge, October, Las Vegas, NV
Art Instructor, Paint Party Night, Las Vegas, NV
Bloomtrue Workshop with Flora Bowley, Portland, OR (studying intuitive art making)
2014
Donation for Sensory Explosion Event at Just Breath Wellness Center, Las Vegas, NV
Arts and Hearts Crew Mixed Media Workshop, Las Vegas, NV
2013
Art Instructor, Wine and Canvas, Las Vegas, NV
Collage exhibit at The Ganesha Center, Henderson, NV
2011
Artists Workshop in Collage Mixed Media with Sandra Duran Wilson, Sante Fe, NM
Organizer for ClubSport Green Valley Cafe Art Exhibits, Las Vegas, NV
2009
Co-Chair Volunteer for Schedule of Events, Sweet Pea Arts Festival, Bozeman, MT
2008
Gallery Representative, Oh-Be-Joyful-Gallery, Crested Butte, CO
Volunteer for Crested Butte Arts Festival, CO
2007
Program Coordinator, Opus Inc. Intertwine the Arts, Hartford, CT
2006
Art Auction in support of Abused Women in New Britian, CT
Solo exhibit at Min Ghung Asian Bistro, in Glastonbury, CT
Newington Children’s Theatre, Painting for Set Design, The Wizard of OZ Production, CT
New Members Exhibit Workshop, Artworks Gallery Hartford, CT
2005
The Abruzzi Mountain Workshop September, Anversa, Italy (study in collage and drawing)
Frogfest! Windham Arts Center and Gallery, Willimantic, CT
-Collaboration of 20 area artists to raise money for the city of Windham, CT
Solo exhibit Aveda Environmental Lifestyle Store, Earth Month, Manchester, CT
ArtSpot! New Haven Arts Council Internship, New Haven CT
Ginger Druchyk Gallery, Gallery Assistant, Glastonbury, CT
Downtown Manchester, CT Art Easter Street
Secretary on the Board of Directors of Artworks Gallery, Hartford, CT
2004
Internship at The Wadsworth Atheneum, Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
Solo exhibit at Min Ghung Asian Bistro, in Glastonbury, CT
Solo exhibit called “Collage and Memoirs”, New Haven, CT
2003
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, Montserrat College of Art – Beverly, Massachusetts
1st Annual Northeast Art Competition, Vermont
Assistant Art Teacher, The Developing Artist Institute, Manchester, CT
Development Coordinator for Hartbeat Ensemble, Theatre for Active Change, Hartford, CT
1998
Art Teacher, Manchester High School, “Art Goes To School” Manchester, CT
Hartford CT University, Art Programs in Drawing, Sculpture, Stone Carving, and Illustration