1970: Bachelor's of Arts: Elementary Education with a focus in Art and Science
Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, Oregon
1974: Master's of Arts: Special Education
Portland State University, Portland, Oregon
1970 - 2006: Elementary School Teacher: Grades K-6
David Douglas SD, Portland, Oregon and Klamath Falls, Oregon
[Teaching all subjects including, Art, Spanish and Special Education, Art Education Curriculum writing]
1970 - 2006: Numerous Art Education classes throughout a 33 year teaching career. Special interests in Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Pastel, Printmaking and Weaving.
Art and Spanish Studies in Mexico and Guatemala: 10 summers.
Ceramics Studies at Curaumilla Arts Center, Chile: 8, two-week workshops
Ceramics Workshops at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Colorado: 4, two-week workshops
2006 - 2008: Taught Children's Ceramic Classes, Art Station, Bend, Oregon
2007 - 2019: Wildfire Ceramics Showcase, Clay Guild of the Cascades, Bend, Oregon
2013 - 2019: Holiday Open House/Studio Tour, Bend, Oregon
2017 - 2019: Painting Workshop with Sondra Holtzman, Fiji