I am a recent graduate from North Carolina State University, majoring in Art and Design. I am passionate about all aspects of art and design, especially textile print design! Print design has allowed me to combine my background in painting, especially watercolor, with my love for color, pattern and texture.
Department of Art and Design I Excellence in Art and Design Award I May 2014
For demonstrating outstanding creativity and great professional promise.
High Cotton Ties I Paisley Design Competition Winner I October 2013-January 2013
Created an original paisley design for High Cotton Ties spring bow tie collection, now sold online and in High Cotton's retail store in Raleigh, NC.
Surtex Design Competition I Design Participant I October 2013-December 2013
Designed a collection of six prints and presenting how they could translate to home goods
Self-Promoted Artist I Freelance Work I June 2011-Present
Wedding Painting Portrait and landscape work in chalk pastel and acrylic paint. Various typographic designs for weddings.
Design Lab Instructor Assistant I Contemporary Art Museum I Raleigh, NC I July 2012
Guided, critiqued, and offered advice for students as they developed proposals addressing issues of the need for pedestrian-friendly city streets in Raleigh