MFA Fiber Art, Cranbrook Academy of Art. BFA Tama Art University (Tokyo, Japan).
Taught: School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Int'l Surface Design conference; Haystack; Anderson Ranch Visiting Artist University of Nebraska, Zijdelings (Netherlands); Indiana University. Artist-in-Residence: Anderson Ranch; Ragdale Foundation. Solo Exhibits: Urban Prairie; Gallery West (Tokyo) and Art Life Mitsuhashi, (Kyoto, Japan); Habitat University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Group Exhibits: Fiberart Int'l (touring); The Bellvue Arts Museum; Museum of Arts and Design; Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. Commissions: Unitarian Church of Evanston, Loyola University Medical Center.