Work History

Hui No’eau Arts and Cultural Center 2017 to present - Makawao, Maui

  • Instructor

  • Demonstrator

  • Special events

Corning Musuem of Glass 2016 to 2018 - Corning, NY

  • Create pieces for demonstrations (20-40 minutes long)

  • Narrate demonstrations (20min-2hrs)

  • Maintain studio equipment

  • Blow glass at sea program

Pilchuck Glass School 2014 to present (seasonal) - Stanwood, WA

  • Hot shop assistant/technician

    • Built studio equipment

    • Troubleshot with artists, classes and teachers

    • Maintained safety standards

  • Cold Shop assistant/coordinator

    • Performed coldworking demos

    • Assisted artists in finishing work

    • Repaired and performed preventative maintenance on equipmen

    • Organized supplies

Makai Glass LLC 2013 to present - Hali'imaile, Maui, Hawaii

  • Gaffer

  • Large sculptural work

  • Vessels

  • Custom orders

  • Maintain studio equipment

  • Develop designs for large installations and custom orders

Education & Training

Workshop with Davide Fuin 2018 - Murano, Italy

  • Explore technique

  • Cup/vessel making

Scott Darlington and Shunji Omura “Materiality and Spirituality” 2017 - Pilchuck Glass School

  • Focus on solid sculpting techniques

  • Cold core sculpting

  • Multiples projects

Figural sculpting Salem Community College, Associates in fine arts; Glass Art 2013 - Penns Grove, NJ

  • Recipient of Robert Minkoff Scholarship

  • Studied various glass related subjects

    • kiln forming/casting

    • flame working

    • scientific technology

    • art history

    • hot casting

    • pate de verre

  • Glass Club President from 2012-2013

Designwork & Installations

PGA tour trophy, 2017 (for Makai Glass)

Large scale, custom dolphin pod wall installation, 2017 (for Makai Glass)

Terrarium installation, spa at the Four Seasons Wailea, 2018

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