Events

CURRENT/ UPCOMING

Lan Su Chinese Garden • October 4 - November 30 • Portland, OR • featured artist solo exhibit

Society of Contemporary Craft • October - December 2017 • Pittsburgh, PA • featured artist

Sitka Art Invitational • November 4-5 2017 • Portland, OR

Accumulating Energies: PNCA Group Show • November 2 - 22 2017 • Portland, OR • PNCA Mezzanine Gallery

Starting from Darkness: Waterstone Gallery Group Show • January 2 - 28 2018 • Portland, OR

American Craft Council • February 23-25 2018 • Baltimore, MD

AWARDS & Recognition

2017 "Golden Spot" Residency • PNCA (Leland Iron Works)- Funded by The Ford Family Foundation

2017 Finalist • Lydon Emerging Artist Program (LEAP)- Awarded by the Society of Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

Northwest Designer Craftsman, juried member • NWDC was founded in 1954 to promote excellence of design and craftsmanship and to stimulate public appreciation and interest in fine craft.

Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR. December 2016. Photo, Kamala Dolphin-Kingsley

Waterstone Gallery, Portland, OR. December 2016. Photo, Kamala Dolphin-Kingsley

 

PAST EXHIBITS/ EVENTS

August 2017- American Craft Council Show- San Francisco (CA)

June - July 2017- Portland Japanese Gardens • Behind the Shoji group show

March 2017- Waterstone Gallery- Two artist show with Shawn Demarest

Dec/ January 2017- Imogen Gallery- Invitational Show

December 2016- 510 Holiday Gallery- Lake Oswego (OR)

November 2016- Wild Arts Festival- Audubon Society of Portland (OR)

November 2016- Sitka Invitational (OR)

September 2016- Art In the Pearl (OR)

August 2016- Frogwood Collaborative (OR)

August 2016-American Craft Council Shows (CA)

April 2016- Gathering of the Guilds (OR)

April 2016- American Craft Council Shows (MN)

March/ April 2016 Artists in Action Gallery Show at the Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center (MD)

February 2016- Studio Residency at the Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center (MD)

December 2015- Multnomah Arts Center (OR): Works from the Frogwood CoLab

December 2015- 510 Holiday Gallery (OR)

December 2015- Lakewood Center for the Arts (OR)

 

Opulent Fibers - Select Events/ Demonstrations/ Exhibitions

September 2015- Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival • Canby, OR (juror, felting division)

July 2015- Black Sheep Gathering • Eugene, OR

April 2015- Lan Su Chinese Gardens- Wool Pavilion • Portland, OR

April 2015- Gathering of the Guilds • Portland, OR

March 2015- Felter's Rendezvous • Estes Park, CO

September 2014- Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival • Canby, OR

October 2013- SOAR- Spin Off Autumn Retreat • St. Charles, IL

September 2013- Oregon Flock and Fiber • Canby, OR

August 2013- Felter's Fling • Williamsburg, MA

Aug- October 2013 Assist Felt Artist Janice Arnold with HeArt project

June, 2013- Black Sheep Gathering • Eugene, OR

June, 2013- Surface Design Association Convergence • San Antonio

May, 2013- Maryland Sheep and Wool • West Friendship, MD

April 2013- Whidbey Weaver's Guild Spin In • Oak Harbor, WA

February 2013- Madrona Winter Retreat • Tacoma, WA

October 2012- SOAR- Spin-Off Autumn Retreat • Tahoe City, CA

October 2012- Lambtown • Dixon, CA

September, 2012- Oregon Flock and Fiber OFFF • Canby, OR

August 2012- Midwest Felting Symposium • Madison, WI

July, 2012- Handweaver's Guild of America • Long Beach, CA

July, 2012- Yarnival! • Placerville, CA

June, 2012- Black Sheep Gathering • Eugene, OR

June 2012- N.W. Regional Spinners Association • Tacoma, WA

May 2012- CNCH • Oakland, CA

May 2012- Gathering of the Guilds • Portland, OR

February 2012- STITCHES West • Santa Clara, CA

June 2011- Surface Design Association Convergence • Minneapolis


Whit McLeod Furniture - Select Trade Shows/ Exhibitions...

American Craft Council Shows

Baltimore and San Francisco 2002-2007


Hands on CRAFT - Demonstrations/ Artisan Markets

December 2009 through Dec., 2010- Saturday Market • Portland, OR

Aug. 2009- Free handwork booth at Del Arte Festival • Bluelake, CA

July 2009- Free handwork booth at 4th of July Festival • Arcata, CA