• 2000-2002, 1993 Westfield State College, Westfield MA.  Post Graduate Studies.
  • 1981-1983 University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.
  • 1972 Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY.  Bachelor of Arts

Additional Studies:

  • 1978 - Present Full time studio potter, Huntington, MA.
  • 1977-1979 Apprenticeship under Robert Woo, Shutesbury, MA.
  • 1974-1975 Apprenticeship under Master Potter Nakano Tochi, Karatsu, Japan.


  • 1987-1992,
Adjunct Faculty, Ceramics Professor Westfield State College, Westfield, MA
  • 1993-Present Adult and Children's Clay Classes, Huntington Studio, Huntington, MA
  • 1978-Present Fifteen 2-year studio apprenticeships, Huntington, MA.
  • 1980 George Walter Vincent Smith Museum, Springfield, MA. Lecture in Japanese Pottery

Exhibition history includes: 

  • 2011 NAACO Gallery, North Adams, MA, 2-person show
  • 2010 Northampton, MA, "Connections in Clay," 2-person show
  • 2010 NAACO Gallery, "Shifting Perspectives," 2-person show
  • 2008 Wistariahurst Museum Show(Asian Arts and Culture Series) Tea Ceremony and Ikebana Vessels, Raku Holyoke, MA
  • 2007 Asparagus Valley Potter Guild Group Clay Show, Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA
  • 2003 Group Exhibition, "Mentor" Pinch Pottery, Northampton, MA
  • 1992 Group Exhibition, "In and Out of the Garden" Frog Hollow, Manchester, VT
  • 1983 Artist of the Month Series, George Walter Vincent Smith Museum, Springfield, MA

National Juried Exhibitions:

  Baltimore Winter Crafts Market, Baltimore, MD
  Buyers' Marketplace, Valley Forge, PA
  American Crafts Festival at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, NY
  WBAI at Colombia University, New York, NY
  Decordova Museum Exhibition, Lincoln, MA

Galleries Exhibited In:

  Henri Bendel, New York, NY
  Helen Winnemore's, Columbus, OH
  Boston Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA
  Wadsworth Museum Shop, Wadsworth Museum, Hartford, CT
  The Christmas Store, Cambridge, MA
  The Artisans Gallery, Northampton, MA
  The Sign of the Dove, Cambridge, MA
  Five Crows, Natick, MA


  American Crafts Council
  Asparagus Valley Potters Guild
  Hilltown Artisans Guild