Events

CURRENT/ UPCOMING

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

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

Northwest Flower and Garden Show • February 7-11 2018 • Seattle, WA

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.

SOLO Exhibitions

Lan Su Chinese Garden • October/ November 2017 • Portland, OR

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

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

TWO PERSON AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

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

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- Pulp and Weave Invitational Show

 

OTHER EXHIBITS/ EVENTS

November 2017- Sitka Art Invitational • Portland, OR

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

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