Education

  • 1996 Self taught in the art of Flameworking 
  • Glass Blowing Apprenticeship with Lee Hervey 
  • Glass Blowing Apprenticeship with Ferdinand Theriot, Solid Sculpting 
  • Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington, Harumi Yukutake, Components of Sculpted Glass 
  • Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington, Richard Royal, Glass Blowing Apprenticeship 
  • Assistant to Lino Tagliapietra, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington 
  • Assistant to Danny Perkins, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, Washington 
  • Planas Viau, Estudio Vidrio Soplado, Buenos Aires, Argentina 
  • Gaffer for Robert Eickholt Glass Designs 
  • Abate Zanetti Scuola Del Vetro, Murano, Italy, Mattia Salvadore, Lino Tagliapietra, Elio Quarisa, Davide Salvadore, Moreno Bardella 
  • Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York, Janusz Pozniak 
  • Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York, Pino Signoretto 
  • Instructor at Cam Ocagi, Istanbul, Turkey for Glass Blowing
  • Currently creating new work

Exhibitions 

1999 Art Access Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, North Oak Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Mac Worthington Studio Galerie, Columbus, Ohio, Art Resource, Columbus, Ohio, A Muse Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, The Art Exchange, Columbus, Ohio, Studios On High, Columbus, Ohio, Zeitgeist Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Too Muse Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Pismo Glass Gallery, Denver, Colorado, Best Of 2007, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Ohio Craft Museum, Glass Art Invitational, Hocking College, Foothills Gallery, Nelsonville, OH. Convergence, Solo exhibition, The Dublin Arts Council, Dublin, Ohio

Galleries 

Pinnacle Gallery, Scottsdale AZ. Pismo Gallery, Denver, CO. Glass Symphony, Bend, OR. Sandra Neustadter Gallery, White Plains, NY. and Boca Raton, FL. Terra Gallery, Columbus, OH. North Bay Gallery, Napa Valley, Yountville, CA. An American Craftsman Gallery, NY, NY. Bender Gallery, Asheville, NC. BoMa, Columbus, OH. www.guild.com Kane Marie Gallery, Virginia Beach, VA. Prism Contemporary, Chicago, Illinois The Glass Menagerie, Corning, New York Vincent Williams Gallery, St. Pete Beach, Florida Florida Craftsmen Gallery, St. Petersburg, Florida Lewis Kay Gallery, Columbus, OH. German Village Merchants, Columbus, OH. Freed Gallery, Lincoln City, OR.

Demonstrations 

Eugene School of Glass, Eugene, Oregon, Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio, Public Glass, San Francisco, California, Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio, Tacoma Museum, Tacoma, Washington, Verre de Biot, Biot, France,  Planas Viau, Estudio Vidrio Soplado, Buenos Aires, Argentina, The Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey,

Donations

Columbus Aids Task Force, Art For Life, American Heart Association Art Auction, Liberty Museum, Philadelphia, PA. Dublin Arts Council, Columbus, OH.

Public Collections

Wall Flower Installation- at West VirginiaUniversity, Commissioned by Moody Nolan Architects , Columbus, OH
The Five Foot Flower Vase- at The Dublin Arts Council, Dublin, OH
Lighting Fixture and Wall Installations- for The Parade of Homes, Columbus, OH
Flamewood Vase, Pilchuck Glass School, Starwood, Washington
Large Crackle Vase, Pilchuck Glass School, Starwood, Washington
Goblettos del Lacchio BoMa, Columbus, OH
Velo Vase, OCLC Corporate Offices, U.K.
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland ,OH

Hilton Hotel, Columbus, OH

The James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University

AC Marriott Hotel, Dublin, Ohio