Upcoming Show at Greehill Art Space in Greensboro NC!
Hey y'all! Not only have I updated the website (check it out!) but I just shipped off a bunch of work to Greenhill Art Space in Greensboro, NC! I will be part of the Young Sculptors Show there opening soon. I will also be traveling there for presentations and other events in early October!
If you're in the area, please stop by and check out the show!
Southerners: Queer Identified Artists Finding Home and Family in the South
I will be in an upcoming group show in Durham, NC! The show, Southerners: Queer Identified Artists Finding Home and Family in the South will open September 19th at Carrack Modern Art.
Relocating to Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Big news, this artist is MOVING. I am relocating to Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, TN. I will be one of 5 resident artists at Arrowmont from June 2014-May 2015!
The "Thistle Basket" was recently on display as part of a group show Reliquary/Redux at Eastern Carolina University.
"Untitled Basket" will be making it's 3rd debut at the American Crafts Council Show in Baltimore Feb. 21st-23rd
And Mule Barn Craft Studio will be having it's 2nd annual show at the FAB Gallery in Richmond March 21st-April 11th.
New Images of Work
Stay posted for some images of 2013 work SOON! These will include some of the basket series, as well as some home goods/ functional work!
Artist In Residency
I had an amazing August in Saratoga Wyoming! I was one of 8 artists in Residence at Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts!(http://www.brushcreekranch.com/ranch/artsfoundation.php)
Pictures of work coming soon!
Mule Barn Craft Studio on tvjerry.com
Thanks to Jerry Williams, who did an amazing job interviewing and compiling a video about Mule Barn Craft Studio for his website Sifter. In this video Sean Donlon and I explain our recent work, our drive to keep up a studio practice, and our excitement about sharing space together. Watch the video, then come see our show THIS SATURDAY, April 27, at Mule Barn Craft Studio (2516 Mule Barn Alley Richmond, VA).
Copy and Paste this link to see the video: http://www.tvjerry.com/from-coffee-to-crafts-video-228/
Upcoming show May 2-4 in Philadephia
Émilie Mulcahey and I are taking our collaborative jewelry and accessory line to Philly for the Collage Festival. We are so excited to part of the Collage Festival this year! The festival runs May 2-4 at the Ukrainian Club In Philadelphia, PA.
Upcoming show Saturday 4/27
I will be showing NEW work at Mule Barn Craft Studio! The opening is Saturday April 27th, 7pm-12 midnight. Mule Barn Craft Studio is a collaborative studio shared by myself and Sean Donlon. We are both exhibiting new work, and the work of other artists. Please come see our studio and the show!
New powder Coating Classes!
I am now teaching powder coating classes every first friday of the month at the Visual Art Center of Richmond!
Demos start at 6:00 p.m.
$10 to bring in your own piece, make a new piece, or choose from what we have pre-fabricated. Come learn the powder coating process and leave with a wearable or otherwise finished piece.
Meyer Gallery Show Coming Down Soon!
Thanks to everyone who stopped by, and for all the great feedback!
This show was a great opportunity for me to show the culmination of my time at VCU. The show will be coming down next week after a great 3 month run!
Franklin Toan in the Meyer Gallery
I have a survey of work up in the Meyer Gallery!
"The Things We Carry"
All the work was made in the past year (except the bone brooch, which was made a year and a half ago.)
Show Dates: Novermber 2012-January 2013