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Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art), 1st Class Honours, RMIT University, Melbourne
Bachelor of Arts (Ceramics) with Distinction, RMIT University, Melbourn
Bachelor of Arts (Painting), RMIT University, Melbourne

Awards + Grants + Residencies + Commissions
Winner, Klytie Pate Ceramic Award
Commission, Coffee Roasters, Sensory Lab
Residency, Fiskars Artist Village, Finland
Residency, South Hill Yellow House, New South Wales
Australia Council Art Start Award
Trudie Alfred Bequest National Ceramic Scholarship
RMIT University Ceramics Honours Award for Excellence
Ceramics Victoria Award for Excellence
Stonehouse Award for Ceramic Excellence
Brian McLennan Scholarship, Arts Academy, University of Ballarat
Commendation Award, Envisage, Pat Emery Award, Ceramics Victoria
Commendation Award, Ceramics Victoria Sculptural Exhibition
Northcote Pottery Ceramics Award for Excellence, RMIT University, Melbourne

Into the woodssolo show, Mr Kitly, Melbourne
Klytie Pate Ceramic Award, Victoria
Landscape, Narek Gallery, Bermagui, NSW (upcoming)

Victorian Craft Award, Melbourne
Identity, Skepsi, Melbourne
Clunes Ceramic Award, Victoria
Glazed Turkeys and other treats from the Manningham Collection, Manningham Gallery, Melbourne

New PrimitivesStockroom Gallery, Victoria
DistinctiveSkepsi@Montsalvat, Melbourne
The Cup Collaboration Exhibition, Melbourne

KOTONA X, International Ceramics Exhibition, Studio Karin Widnass, Finland
Interplay, Australian Contemporary Ceramics, Skepsi, Melbourne
Manningham Victorian Ceramic Art Award, Melbourne
Victorian Craft Award, Melbourne
Clay for Nepal, International Fundraiser for Oxfam
Clunes Ceramic AwardVictoria
The Cup CollaborationMelbourne

Stanthorpe Art Festival, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery, Queensland
The Course of Objects, Manly Art Gallery, Sydney
Quiet Conversations, Skepsi@Montsalvat, Melbourne
Back to the Table, Sturt Gallery, Sturt, NSW
Big Ceramics, Craft Vic, Melbourne
Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award, Melbourne

One of 4 artists selected for Vitrify National Ceramic Award, Bett Gallery, Hobart
Expression of Self in Clay, Skepsi @ Monsalvat, Melbourne
Manningham Victorian Ceramic Award, Melbourne
Essentials for the Domestic Goddess Revisited, Whiteorse Artspace, Melbourne          
RMIT Honours Endowment Travelling Scholarship Exhibition,  Melbourne

28th Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award, Queensland
Engaging Form, Skepsi @Monsalvat,, Melbourne
National Graduates Show, Australian Ceramics Triennale, Adelaide
Flanagan Art Prize, Ballarat
Benchmark, Post Office Gallery, University of Ballarat, Ballarat
As Above, So Below, Graduate Exhibition, RMIT Object Based Practice, Melbourne

Energy, early career ceramicists, Skepsi @ Malvern, Melbourne
Manningham Victorian Ceramic Art Award, Melbourne
Toyota CSG Emerging Artist Award
Mary and Lou Senini Student Art Award, McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin
Stonehouse Gallery, Warrandyte
Benchmark, Post Office Gallery, University of Ballarat
The Eye, Graduate Exhibition, Mining Exchange, University of Ballarat

UB Ceramics, Post Office Gallery, Ballarat

Perspective, Craft Victoria, Melbourne

Envisage, Pat Emery Award, Melbourne
In the Making, Craft Victoria, Melbourne
Land and Water: Ceramics Victoria Sculptural Exhibition, Herring Island, Melbourne

Mary and Lou Senini Student Art Award, McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin
Pat Emery Award, Paynter Gallery, Bendigo
RMIT Graduate Show, Skepsi Gallery, Melbourne
RMIT School of Art Faculty Gallery Ceramics Exhibition

Fiskars Collection, Finland
Bluestone Collection, Australia
Manningham Art Gallery Collection, Victoria
Private Collections Australia and America

Publications / Presentations
Feature article, Finding Places by Roisin O'Dwyer, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, 57#2, p.28-32
Guest presenter and panelist, Launch of the July issue of The Journal of Australian Ceramics, RMIT Ceramics Department Melbourne  
Ceramic Matchmaking by Janetta Kerr-Grant, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, 55#3, p.82-83
Interplay: review by Morag Fraser, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, 55#1,p.32-38
Guest presenter, Fiskars Artist in Residence, Finland
Feature: Painterly Ceramics, InsideOut Magazine, Dec 2015
Quiet Conversations: Exceptional Australian Ceramics, Skepsi@Montsalvat, Anna Maas, p.33
A dialogue about tableware, Journal of Australian Ceramics, 53#2, p.56-58
Expressions of Self: Australian Ceramics Excellence, Skepsi@Montsalvat, Anna Maas, p.28
Feature, The tabletop’s chequered past, profile, Megan Backhouse, Saturday Extra, The Age, July 28 2012
Engaging Form, Exemplary Australian Ceramics, Skepsi@Montsalvat, Anna Maas, p.24
Trudie Alfred Bequest Scholarships, Journal of Australian Ceramics, 51#1, p.6
National Education Pictorial Survey, Journal of Australian Ceramics, 51#2, p.67
Work featured in Inside Out Magazine (Jan edition), House and Garden (May edition), Country Style (Aug edition)
Guest presenter, Energy, early career ceramicists, Skepsi @ Malvern, Melbourne          
MasterChef cookbook, Two Asian Kitchens, Adam Liaw, Random House, Sydney
In the Kitchen with Adam Liaw, Journal of Australian Ceramics, July
Flat Out, Journal of Australian Ceramics, 50#2, p.48
Sweet as Honey, Sunday Life, Sunday Age, July31
Nudeln Selbst Gemacht. Cornelia Schinhar, lGraefe und Unzer, Germany
With Plate Expectations, Epicure, The Age, November 16

My tableware is also featured in the following design magazines: Gourmet Traveller, Belle, InsideOut, Country Style, Home Beautiful