Education

Guilford College- Greensboro, NC Bachelor of Fine Art (ceramics) diploma 2011

Gould Academy- Bethel, ME diploma 2007

Awards and Recognitions

CERF (Craft Emergency Relief Fund) Emerging Artist Grant, VT August 2014

Core Fellowship- Penland School of Crafts, Penland NC 2012 -2014

Penland School of Crafts- Work-study scholarship Penland, NC August 2010

James S. Laing Art Scholarship-Guilford College, given annually for excellence in art 2010

Merit Award- Guilford College Art Appreciation Club Greensboro, NC community organization award recognizing outstanding artistic accomplishment, 2010

First Place in Ceramics- Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Founders Hall, Greensboro, NC 2010, 2009

Honorable Mention in Ceramics- Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Founders Hall, Greensboro, NC 2008

Exhibitions

Growth- American Design Club, NYC 2016

Architectural Digest Design Show, NYC 2016

Spadone Spadone- a brother sister solo show, Gould Academy, Bethel, ME 2015

Winter Show, CVA Greensboro, NC 2014

Penland School of Crafts Annual Benefit Auction, Penland, NC 2014 

Core Show 2013, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC 2013

 Holiday Pop-up Shop Exhibition, Flanders Art Gallery, Raleigh, NC 2013

 6th International Texas Teapot tournament, 18 Hands Gallery, Houston Texas 2013

 Core Show 2012, Penland School of Crafts Gallery, Penland, NC 2012

 Containment III: Nesting Instinct, Crimson Laurel Gallery, Bakersville, NC 2012

 Ripe Guilford College Senior Thesis Art Exhibition, Founder’s Hall, Greensboro, NC 2011.

 Annual Juried Student Art Show Exhibition, Founder’s Hall, Greensboro, NC 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007            

Teaching/Assistantships

Studio Assistant for Hiroe Hanazono, Penland School of Crafts, August 2015

Ceramics Thesis I, Teacher Assistant for Ian Anderson, Maine College of Art-Portland, ME Fall 2014

Ceramic Studio Assistant for Ayumi Horie, Portland, ME, May 2014- Currently

Studio Assistant for Heather May Erickson, Penland School of Crafts, June 2014

Studio Assistant for David Eichelburger, Penland School of Crafts, Spring 2014

Teacher Assistant Visiting Artist, Rachel Mauser, North Carolina School of the Arts

Teacher Assistantships, Guilford College, Etching, Roy Nydorf 2011. Two-D Design, Adele Wayman, 2009. Ceramics, Charlie Tefft, 2008.