Textile Arts Education, University of Helsinki, Finland Art History, University of Helsinki, Finland
Painting, Academia Paulista de Belas Artes, Sao Paulo, Brazil
History of Textiles, Capilano University, North Vancouver, B.C, Canada.
Bear; Dweller of the Wilderness, solo exhibit, The Langham Cultural Centre Gallery, Kaslo, BC
(In)finite spiritual conversations in cloth, Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver
Textures of Land and Sea, Circle Craft Gallery, Granville Island,, Vancouver
Opposite Attracts, Circle Craft Gallery, Granville Island, Vancouver
Of Clay, Wattle and Cloth, Maple Ridge Art Gallery, Maple Ridge, BC.
ITAB: International TECHstyle Art Biennale, Museum of Textiles, San Hose, California
Sea Level to Tree Line, (2person), Circle Craft Gallery, Vancouver
40 Years and Beyond, Circle Craft Anniversary Exhibit, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver
World of Threads Festival, Gallery West, Toronto, Ontario
Progressions, Ferry Building Gallery, West Vancouver, BC
TEXT-iles, The Silk Weaving Studio, Granville Island, Vancouver, BC
Through The Looking Glass, Seymour Art Gallery. North Vancouver,BC
The Game: Exquisite corpse, Leigh Square Art Centre, Port Coquitlam,BC
By Hand: Fine Craft from BC and Yukon, Vancouver Museum, Vancouver BC
Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheongju, South Korea
Fibre,Naturally, Concourse Gallery, Emily Carr University, Vancouver.BC
Natural Images: Bear Encounters, Solo show, Circle Craft Gallery, Vancouver,BC
Excellence Within Diversity: Contemporary BC Craft, Vancouver Museum, BC
Between The Hand And The Loom,Digital Weaving, (2 person)Crafthouse Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Salmon Tales, CityScape Community Art Space, North Vancouver, B.C
Creative Link, The Grace Barrand Design Centre, London, England American Tapestry Biennial 5, Center for Visual Arts, Denver, Colorado
This is Circle Craft, 30th anniversary exhibit, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver,B.C.
If Images Speak a Thousand Words, Contemporary Canadian textiles, HGA’s Convergence 2002, The Roundhouse Gallery,Vancouver,B.C.
Flax, Cultural Center for Contemporary Art, Brie-Comte-Robert, France (touring)
Threads of Life, The Roundhouse gallery, Vancouver,B.C.
American Tapestry Biennial III, Main Art Gallery, Northern Kentucky University
Variations of Threads: Miniatures, National Museum of Folk Arts and Traditions, Paris, France
The Soft Wall, Manitoba Crafts Council gallery, Winnipeg, MB
Weaving Between The Lines, B.C.tapestry exhibition sponsored by The Canadian Craft Museum and B.C.Society of Tapestry Artists (touring)
The Canadian Craft Museum, Vancouver,B.C.
7th Annual Northwest International Art Competition, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham ITNET 3 – Tapestry Exhibition on The Internet
Passages; Tapestries of The Northwest, HGA’s Convergence ’96 Oregon History Centre, Portland, OR.
White Nights Symposium & European Textile Network Conference Exhibition of participants’ works, St. Petersburg, Russia
6th Northwest International Art Competition, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham,WA
Fabrications, Grand Forks Art Gallery, Grand Forks, B.C.
Canadian Tapestry, Making a Place for Tapestry Symposium, Vancouver, B.C. Northern Lights, Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA
Northwest Tapestry, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, B.C. (touring)
Tapestry from The Western Edge, Four British Columbia Artists The Museum for Textiles, Toronto, Ontario (touring)
Risk Factors, Tapestry Weavers West juried exhibition, Littman Gallery, Portland, OR
Tapestry from The Western Edge, Cartwright Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. Maweety Gallery, Portland, OR.
Porvoo Art Museum, Porvoo, Finland
Suvi Pinx Gallery, Sysma, Finland
Lount’s Tapestry Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Salao De Novos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Selected Teaching Experience:
Weaving Instructor, Capilano University, North Vancouver,BC.
Tapestry Weaving Instructor, Place des Ars, Coquitlam,BC.
Selected awards & grants:
The City of Seattle Arts Commission Award “ Contemporary Textiles Purchase”
B.C. Arts Council Professional Development Assistance Grant for a course on computer
assisted Jacquard weaving
Selected commissions & collections:
Nokia Oy, Helsinki, Finland
Allied Blower & Sheet Metal, New Westminster,B.C. Robert Allan Ltd, Vancouver, B.C.
Consulate of Finland, Vancouver, B.C.
Vapaa Sana, Finnish-Canadian newspaper in Toronto, interview
Artists of British Columbia, Volume 4
Invested?40, Craft Council of BC 40th Anniversary Exhibit catalogue
By Hand, Contemporary Craft from BC and Yukon
Unity & Diversity, Cheongju International Craft Biennale catalogue
B.C.Homes magazine, Design Ideas Loom Large, interview
Fiberarts Design Book Seven , Lark Books
The Georgia Straight, Vancouver, Fibre artists weave power in tactile form, interview
Fiberarts, American Tapestry Biennial III-2000, review
Thread By Thread, American Tapestry Biennial III-2000, catalogue
Weaving Between The Lines; B.C.Tapestry book, B.C.STARS publication
Fiberarts Design Book Six, Lark Books. NY
The Magic of Linen, book by Linda Heindrich, Orca Book Publishers
Fiberarts Design Book Four, Lark Books, NY
Sheer Delight – Hand-woven Transparencies, book by Doramay Keasby,
Stellar Publishing House Inc, CA
Fiberarts Design Book Three, Lark Books, NY