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EDUCATION

2017-
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Nelson Institute of Environmental Studies
Ph.D, Environment & Resource

2014-2017
University of Wisconsin-Madison
School of Human Ecology
Master of Fine Arts, Design Studies

2016
Fondazione Arte Della Seta Lisio
Silk Jacquard and Digital Weaving
Firenze, Italy

2007-2011
Rhode Island School of Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Printmaking
History of Art and Visual Culture Concentrator
Honors

2011
Awagami Paper Factory
Traditional Japanese Papermaking Workshop
Yamakawa, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2017
Knowing Prairies: An Essay in Comic Form
Edge Effects Ed. Stepha Velednitsky
Center for Cuture, History, and the Environment
University of Wisconsin – Madison

Stories in the Land: Tales of the University of Wisconsin Arboretum
Comic Series Self-Published

Americanist Comic Essay
RESIST Ed. Françoise Mouly & Nadja Spiegelman
Desert Island Press, Brooklyn, NYC

PRESS
2017
A Wisconsin grad is using art to educate about the school’s prairie past
Big Ten Network: BTN Live BIG
http://btn.com/2017/06/02/a-wisconsin-grad-is-using-art-to-educate-about-the-schools-prairie-past-btn-livebig/
Student art exhibit explores Arboretum prairies through comics, stories
University of Wisconsin News
http://news.wisc.edu/student-art-exhibit-explores-arboretum-prairies-through-comics-stories/
Comics at the Arboretum
Earthlinks on WORT 89.9 FM
https://www.wortfm.org/earthlinks-comics-at-the-arboretum/

EXPERIENCE

 2015-

Artist Assistant
Marianne Fairbanks
University of Wisconsin – Madison

2014-2015
Ruth Davis Design Gallery
Gallery Assistant
University of Wisconsin – Madison

2007-2014 
Trade Associates Group, Ltd.
Surface and Product Designer
Chicago, Illinois

2007-2014
Lillstreet Art Center
Textiles and Printmaking Monitor & Teaching Assisant
Chicago, Illinois