Linn Benton C.C. Albany Oregon 1972-73 General Ed.
Oregon State Univ. Corvallis Oregon 1973-76, B.S. Environmental Science, Art studies.
Chico State Univ. Chico California 1979-83 Independent studies art department.
Cueno architectural glass design, Chico, California
Worked and studied architectural glass design and fabrication. Designed and built custom panels for commercial and residential application. Fabricated panels using cut glass, sand carving, painting, hand beveling, leading.
Feather River Wood and Glass Co. Chico, California. 1984-89
Managed glass division of a custom entryway company. Designed and fabricated custom built stained glass doors, windows, transoms and skylights.
Bullseye Glass Co. Portland, Oregon 1994-2000
Developed crushed glass department for a leading art glass company. Worked with research and development, sales, special projects. Assisted many independent artists with development of skills related to their needs.
Small Planet Studio Chico CA- Portland, OR 1982-Present
Owner, designer and operator of custom glass studio where I design and produce gallery quality art glass as well as architectural panels for commercial and residential application. The studio is also a teaching facility where workshops are taught by myself or guest instructors.
Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood WA. 2001 – 2008 Pilchuck Auction setup at the Weston Hotel, Seattle, WA.
Volunteered annually to set up the Live auction. Display setup, art handling, lighting.
Pilchuck Glass school, Stanwood WA. Architectual sand casting Warren Langley 2004
Pilchuck Glass school, Stanwood WA. Engraving and Printmaking. Juri Harcuba 2002
Small Planet Studio, Portland OR. Casting and Moldmaking Linda Eithier 2003 (TA)
Small Planet Studio, Portland, OR. Pate de Verre Panels Miriam di Fiore 2007-8 (TA)
Small Planet Studio, Portland, OR Advanced Kilnforming and Coldwork 2000, 2001. 2002 (3x) 2005, 2006, 2007 2008
Corning Museum School, Corning NY. Advanced Kilnforming 2010
12 week internships for international art student graduates.