CURRICULUM VITAE

SOLO EXHBITIONS

2016 Interfaith Chef Project, Moreland Council
2014 Preserving Memories, Northcote Town Hall, Darebin Food and Wine Festival

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013-2017 Numerous group shows with Basketmakers of Victoria
2017 NCAT Graduation Exhibition, Deakin Edge, Federation Square
2015 Scenes on the Yarra, Salt Water, Sweet Water (Ritual Feeding)

ARTS PRACTICE

2017 Textile Art Collective – active member
2017 Papermakers of Victoria – active member
2013 – 2017 Basketmakers of Victoria- workshop coordinator and treasurer

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

2017 Introduction to papermaking, Papermakers of Victoria
2017 Platted Combungi Hat workshop
2016 Fibre and Wire Workshop with international environmental artist Bryant Holsenbeck
2016 Willow basket workshop
2015 Ribbed Basketry with international artist Mary Hettmansperger
2014 Melon Basket Workshop
2013&14 Eco printing- India Flint, two master classes
1998-present Numerous workshops in contemporary basketry techniques across Australia including participation and presentations at national gatherings
EDUCATION

2017 NCAT Certificate IV in Visual Arts, Northern College of the Arts & Technology
2015 Masters of Community Cultural Development, Melbourne University VCA
2008 Diploma Textile Design RMIT 1 year part time (incomplete due to work relocation)
1996 Bachelor Applied Science Recreation Planning and Management
1984 Bachelor of Dance Performance, University of Adelaide (incomplete)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016 Co-ordinator, Interfaith Chef Project Moreland Council
2016-17 Workshop Co-ordinator Basketmakers of Victoria
2015-2016 Guest Lecturer, Graduate Certificate Community Engaged Art, Melbourne University VCA
2015-2017 Contemporary Fibre Basketry instructor
2013-2017 The Art of Fermentation workshops
2013-2015 Director, Preserving Memories Project
2009-2015 ESL teaching various positions/travel
2005-2009 Training and Professional Development Manager, Museums Australia
2001-2003 Cultural Services Coordinator, City of Boroondara
1998-2001 Cultural Development Officer, City of Charles Sturt



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