Resume

Education

Clackamas Community College, Welding Certification, 1995

Clackamas Community College, Auto Body Painting Certification, 1995

Portland Community College, Welding, 1997

Portland Community College, Structural Welding, 1998

 

Employment

Self-employed Artist, 1999 - present.

Commissions

"Fly With The Sun" McMinnville OR 2010

"Bus Shelters" Wilsonville OR 2010

          "Life Tree" Wilsonville OR 2009

"Humped Back Whale", Wenatchee, WA, 2007

Korean War Memorial Sculpture, Wilsonville, Oregon, 2007

          "Osprey” stainless steel, Warrenton, Oregon, 2007

          Western Rivers Conservancy, Salmon Commission 2007

          Finalist for the City of Medford, Arts Commission 2007

“Angle” Deb Blesser Memorial, Wilsonville, Oregon 2006

Bench Commission St. Helen's, Oregon 2006

Oregon City Public Arts Commission, Oregon City, Oregon, 2005

Wilsonville Library Private Collection, Interior Commission, 2005

NW Private Collection, Horse Commission and “Nature’s Peace”, 2005

Burien, Washington Commissioner purchase, “Dolphin”, 2004

Deer Sculpture, private, 2001

Sculpted Flower Garden Sculpture, 2001

 

Swick’s Bar and Grille, Custom antique grilles Dodge/Plymouth, owner 2009

 

Aurora Aviation Special Projects, Aurora, OR 2004-present

 

Glassometry Studios Special Projects Fabrication 2005-present

 

Pacific Northwest College of Art, Welding Instructor 2006-2007

 

Public Sculpture Fabrication for Black Cat Studios 2003-2012

          “Wetland Window” Clackamas, Oregon, 2007       

            Waterstone Gallery Show, Portland, Oregon, 2005

            “Centennial”, Klamath Falls, 2005

            “Cien Anos”, Merida, Mexico, 2005

            Stainless Fountain, Seaside, Oregon, 2005

            “Might of the Work Force”, Bend, Oregon, 2004

            “Zephyr”, Lake Oswego, Oregon, 2003

            Stainless bird sculpture, Lake Oswego, Oregon, 2003

 

Swick Machine, Wilsonville, OR, Machinist, welder, 1990-98 and 2007-08

 

Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort Snow Board Park Crew Fabrication 2001-2008

 

Bullwinkle’s Fun Center, Wilsonville, OR, Head of Maintenance, 1993-2004

 

Heelside Snowboards Special Projects, Research Development, 2001-2003

 

Arnell Snowboards Special Projects, Research Development, 2000-2002

 

Ti Sport Snowboard Bindings Owner Designer, Development, 1997-2004

 

Nike product testing, Beaverton, OR/Mt Hood, 1996-97