education

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Victoria 
    • Honours in Sculpture and Painting
  • Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School, Florence, Italy
    • Basic Jewellery Course 2005 – 2006
    • Advanced Jewellery Course with Manuel Vilhena 2006 – 2007
    • Specialization Course with Manfred Bischoff 2007 – 2008
    • Quaternitas Course with Manfred Bischoff 2008 – 2009

workshops

  • Granulation Course with Giovanni Corvaja 2006
  • Workshop with Bernard Schobinger 2007
  • "Authenticy in the Age of Style Surfing" with Helen Britton & David Bielander 2010
  • Engraving Course with Giuseppe Casale 2011

publications

  • Schmuck Catalogue, March 2011
  • Kunsthandwerk & Design, Marz/April 2011
  • Mercedes-Benz Magazine, Thailand, June 2011

awards

  • Helen Pitt Award, Honourable Mention, Victoria Arts Council Award 1988
  • British Columbia Cultural Scholarship 1988
  • Galerie Sofie Lachaert, Alchimia Quaternitas Prize, Belgium 2010

private collections

  • Alice and Louis Koch Collection