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- American Tapestry Alliance
- Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo
- Fiber Arts Network of Michigan
- Michigan League of Handweavers.
- Society of North American Goldsmiths
- The Enamelist Society
- Weavers Guild of Kalamazoo, 1979 to present.
- Teaching at John Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC. 2010 - present
- Teaching at Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI. 1985 - present
- Teaching workshops at weaving guilds, regional gatherings and Handweavers Guild of American Convergence
- Fiber Department head/ fiber instructor, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, 1985-1994
- Artist in residence, teaching fiber arts with the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo. 2000 - 2009
- Visiting artist for the Kalamazoo Regional Education Service Agency, working with mentally and physically handicapped young adults. 2000 - 2009
- Irving S. Gilmore Emerging Artist, 1992
- The Greater Kalamazoo Arts Council MAGIK Grants Program for art in the schools
Multiple grants, 2001-2009
- Visiting artist for the YAP Program, Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency, 2008-2009
"Interactions: Hard and Soft."
Tapestry Topics: "Working Together: In Collaboration.
A Triannual Review of Tapestry Art Today: Official Publication of the American Tapestry Alliance, Spring 2023, vol. 49, Issue 1, Pages 35-38.
"Idea Gallery: Adapting Card-Weaving Patterns for Four-Shaft Looms."
Handwoven Magazine, September/October 2021, Volume XLII, Number 4, Pages 22-24.
Scanlin, Tommye McClure.
"Tapestry Design Basics and Beyond."
Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 2021. Pages 21, 27, 162.
Private and Corporate Collections
- Bell's Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI
- Breast Health of Lansing, Lansing, MI
- Bronson Healthcare Group, Kalamazoo, MI
- Cromwell Communications, Birmingham, MI
- Florida Fine Arts Council, Tallahassee, FL
- Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
- Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MI
- Jacquay Realty, Kalamazoo, MI
- KALSEC, Kalamazoo, MI
- The Kellogg Co., Battle Creek, MI
- John S. Knight Foundation, Akron, OH
- Parchment United Methodist Church, Parchment, MI
- Stephen Foster Memorial State Park, White Springs, FL
- Western Michigan University