1967: B.A. in English literature, art history minor
from Bloomfield College.
1970 to present: designing and manufacturing my jewelry.
2002: Turtle Gallery (Deer Isle, ME), Creative Metalsmiths (Chapel
1995: Tomlinson Craft Collection (Baltimore);
1993: Flying Shuttle (Seattle);
1991: The Works Craft Gallery (Phila.);
1988: Tomlinson Craft Collection, Del Mano Gallery (Pasadena,
1986: Tomlinson Craft Collection, Creative Metalsmiths (Chapel
1985: Langman Gallery (Willow Grove, PA);
1984: The Works Craft Gallery;
1981: Tomlinson Craft Collection.
and invitational shows.
1998: The Center of Contemporary Arts (University City, MO).
1995: Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts (Racine, WI);
1985: Delaware Art Museum (Wilmington, DE);
1974: Carnegie-Mellon University Museum, Philadelphia Museum of
Jurors Choice Award, Craft American Show, NJ, Booth at Jewelers
America Trade Show, Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen award at Tuscarora
Society Gem Show. In 1996 I was on a panel discussion with Hillary
In 1997 I received the Official Commendation Citizen Award from
1979 through 2002, my jewelry has appeared in these group gallery
FreeHand Gallery (Los Angeles, CA); Eastland Gallery (Portland,
Ferrin Gallery (Northampton, MA); Thomas Mann Gallery (New Orleans);
OXOXO Gallery (Baltimore, MD); Danforth Gallery (Portland, ME);
American Craft Museum Museum Shop (NYC); NW Barrett Gallery (Portsmouth,NH);
Clique Gallery (Royal Oak, MI); The Artful Eye (Healdsburg, CA);
Turtle Gallery (Deer Isle, ME); Greater Reston Art Center (VA);
Works Craft Gallery (Phila., PA); Pinch Pottery (Northampton,
Tomlinson Craft Collection (Baltimore, MD);
Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts (Racine, WI);
Society of Arts and Crafts (Boston, MA); Keyes Minas Gallery (Takoma,
Nancy Margolis Gallery (Portland, ME); Appalachiana (Bethesda,
Society of Arts and Crafts (Boston, MA); Chester Springs Studio
(Chester Springs, PA);
Maine Crafts Association (Orono, Portland, ME); Ferrin Gallery
Del Mano Gallery (Los Angeles, CA); American Craft Museum (NYC);
Hand and the Spirit (Scottsdale, AZ); Gail Severn Gallery (Ketchum,
American House Gallery (Piermont-on-Hudson, N.Y.);
Civilisation (NYC); Handworks on the Green (Manchester, VT);
Jewelry Fashion Show, Tuscarora Lapidary Society Gem Show (Newtown
Swan Gallery (Phila., PA); Incorporated Gallery (NYC);
Turtledove (Phila., PA); Eve France Inc. (Houston, TX);
Neil Isman Gallery (NYC);Panache (Denver, CO);
Design/Concept (New Hope, PA); Window on Main Street (Nashville,TN);
Ten Arrow Gallery (Cambridge, MA); Gallery North (Setauket, NY);
Showcase Gallery (Cold Spring Harbor, NY); Creative Metalsmiths
(Chapel Hill, NC);
Delaware Art Museum (Wilmington, DE); Blue Streak Gallery (Wilmington,
Langman Gallery (Willow Grove, PA); Signature Gallery (Boston);
Maple Hill Gallery (Portland, ME); Vitti Gallery (Upper Montclair,
Peters Valley (Layton, NJ); Elaine Potter Gallery (San Francisco,
Governor's Mansion (Harrisburg, PA); The Elements (Greenwich,
The Craftsman's Gallery (Scarsdale, NY); Gayle Willson Gallery
Pindar Gallery (NYC); Carnegie-Mellon University Museum (Pittsburgh,
Philadelphia Museum of Art (Phila, PA).
Maine College of Art:1993 to 1994 and 2000, 2001;
Philadelphia College of Art: 1968 to 1980;
Kulicke-Starke Enameling School, New York City: 1976;
Peters Valley, Layton, N.J.: 1978;
Haystack Mt. School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Me.: 1979, 1992, 1994,
Interlaken School of Art: 1994.
About My Jewelry:
articles about me and my jewelry appeared in the Winter 1990 and
Summer 1999 issues of ORNAMENT Magazine.
My jewelry has appeared in numerous publications including:
NY TIMES, PHILA INQUIRER, PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE,
BOSTON GLOBE, LA TIMES, MINIATURE COLLECTOR, METALSMITH,
BON APPETIT, NY POST, BOSTON SUNDAY HERALD,
CAPE COD ANTIQUES & ARTS, THE TENNESSEAN,
CHESTNUT HILL LOCAL, COOKING LIGHT, LAPIDARY JOURNAL,
CASCO BAY WEEKLY, THE CRAFTS REPORT.
of My Jewelry in Books:
Two photographs of my jewelry are included in the book THE JEWELERS
A Multimedia Approach, by Alice Sprintzen, (Davis Publications,
Worcester, MA), 1995.
A photograph appears in each book: JEWELRY FUNDAMENTALS OF METALSMITHING
by Tim McCreight, (Hand Books Press, Madison, WI), 1997 and
METALSMITHS BOOK OF BOXES & LOCKETS by Tim McCreight,