Awards and Residencies​

2021 Best of Craft and Design at the Toronto Outdoor Art Festival. 

2018 Creation Grant from the Canada Council for the Arts

2018 Best of 3D/Sculpture at the New Art Festival.

2016 Emerging Artist Grant, awarded by the Ontario Art Council.

2015 Exhibition Assistance Grant, Craft Ontario/Ontario Art Council.

2015 Best in Show at the Muskoka Arts and Crafts Summer Show

2014 Studio Artist with Enriched Bread Artists.

2014 Creation Grant for Professional Artists, awarded by the City of Ottawa.

2014 City of Ottawa Artist Studio Program Participant. Resident artist at the Gardener's House, Britannia. March-September.

2013 ARTicipate Project Grant, awarded by the AOE Arts Council.

2013 Emerging Artist Grant, awarded by the Ontario Art Council.

2011 Mary Robertson Textile Scholarship, awarded by Craft Ontario.



Selected Exhibition History

  • Sep. 22nd 2016 – Jan. 9th 2017. (Inter)woven at the Ottawa Art Gallery Annex, Ottawa, ON. Group exhibition.

  • 2016 Cu: Copper and Textile Fabrications. With Fran Solar at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum, in the Norah Rosamond Hughes Gallery. May, 2016 - 16 July. 

  • 2016 The New Art Festival, Ottawa, ON. June 11 and 12, 10 ~ 5 pm. 

  • 2016 The Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibtion, Nathan Philips Square, Toronto, July 8, 9, 10.

  • 2016 Left Behind, Group Exhibit focusing on the Refugee Crisis.  February 13-14, 20-21, 27. 

  • 2015 Woven Stories and Knitted Mementos, Aylmer, QC. September 2 to October 11. Special thanks to the Ontario Arts Council and Craft Ontario for exhibition assistance. 

  • 2015 New Art Festival, June. Ottawa, Ontario

  • 2015 Enriched Bread Artists Open Studios

  • 2015 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

  • 2014 Untitled exhibition with Laura Shepperd at La Fab. Chelsea, QC. Oct. 9th-26th.

  • 2014 Enriched Bread Artists Open Studios

  • 2014 Copper: From the Earth to Art and the Body. With Tanya McCormick at the Stone School Gallery. Portage-du-Fort, QC. August 15th to Sep. 7th.

  • 2014 Pop-Up Fibre Art Gallery at Wabi Sabi with fellow artists Marie-France Gosselin, Maureen Ballagh and Mary Pal. June 21st - June 30th. Part of Hintonburg Happening.

  • 2014 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

  • 2014 The New Art Festival, Ottawa, ON.

  • 2014 Solo show, ASP Gallery, Nepean Creative Arts Centre, Ottawa.

  • 2014 Verdigris, Trinity Art Gallery, Salon A, at The Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans, ON. Jan 9th - Feb. 11th.

  • 2013 Solo Exhibition, Chambers Gallery, Nov. 18th - Dec. 10th. Almonte, ON.

  • 2013 Solo Exhibition, Corridor Gallery, Dec 10th- Jan. 7th. Almonte, ON.

  • 2013 Fibrefest, Almonte, ON.

  • 2013 Chinatown Remixed, Ottawa, ON.

  • 2013 New Art Festival, Ottawa, Ontario.

  • 2012 De rerum natura (the Nature of Things), World of Threads Festival, A Common Thread International Exhibition, Nov. 2 – 18, 2012, Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre, Oakville, Ontario. My interview for the World of Threads Festival can be found here.

  • 2012 Chelsea Art, Culture and Heritage Centre Opening Exhibition, Nov. 24th - Dec. 14th. 

  • 2012 Fibrefest 2012, Almonte, ON,

  • 2012 Nuit Noir, Cube Gallery, July 3rd-29th, Ottawa, Ontario.

  • 2012 New Art Festival, Ottawa, Ontario.

  • 2011 Award Winners 2011 Exhibition, Ontario Craft Council Gallery, Toronto, ON.

  • 2010 Hard Twist CHROMA!, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, Ontario.

  • 2010 Fibreworks 2010, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge, Ontario.

  • 2010 Green, organised by the Focus on Fibre Art Association, Edmonton, Alberta.


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Interdisciplinary (2004-2007), NSCAD University, Halifax, NS, focus on textiles arts and metalsmithing.

  • Jacquard Weaving (2007) Le Centre des Textiles Contemporains de Montréal.

  • Jewellery Techniques (2007) École de Joaillerie de Montréal

  • Introduction to Encaustic (2011) The Ottawa School of Art

  • Innovative Papermaking (2011) The Ottawa School of Art



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