CV

Exhibitions

2013 
Maneki Neko: Japan’s Beckoning Cats – From Talisman to Pop Icon (Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA)
PLUSH Week 3 (IAM8BIT Gallery, Los Angeles)

2012 
BAM Biennial 2012: High Fiber Diet (Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA)
High Fiber Under Five (San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, CA)

2011
Plush You! (Schmancy Gallery, Seattle)
Icons & Totems & Pieces of the Past (gallery hanahou, New York City)
Super iam8bit (IAM8BIT Gallery, Los Angeles)
Lovesick (Redux Gallery, Portland OR)
Dwelling on the Past (Twilight Artist Collective, Seattle)

2010
Hungry, solo show (Schmancy Gallery, Seattle)
Plush You LA! (Munky King Gallery, Los Angeles)
Lost at Sea (gallery hanahou, New York City)

2009
Tiny Repetitive Motions (Bluebottle Art Gallery, Seattle)
FiberArctic (Schmancy Gallery, Seattle)

2008
Luv-able + Hug-able (gallery hanahou, New York City)
Plush You! (Schmancy Gallery, Seattle)
Plush You SF! (Double Punch Gallery, San Francisco)

2007
PLUSHED: art gone soft (Purdue University, Indiana)
Plush You! (Schmancy Gallery, Seattle)

Print: Publications & Promotional

2011
Alaska Airlines Magazine, “Cutting Edge Crafts”Vol35 Issue6, page 18

2010
I Felt Awesome: Tips & Tricks for 35+ Needle-Poked Projects by Moxie
Indie Craft by Jo Waterhouse, featured artist
Seattle Magazine, Spotlight October issue, page 21, full page photo and blurb
Me Make Monster: A Mish-Mash of Monstercraft by Jenny Harada, Gallery project
Button and Stitch: Supercute Ways to Use Your Button Stash by Kristen Rask, Great Ball of Fiber and Bunny Button Cover projects

2009
Love No Love Compilation Album by The Levee Breaking, album cover, poster, and promotional art
Feltique: Techniques and Projects for Wet Felting, Needle Felting, Fulling, and Working with Commercial Felt by Nikola Davidson and Brookelynn Morris, Coasters, Earrings, and Wallet projects

2008
CRAFT Magazine, Volume 8, Needle Felted Flower featured
CRAFT Magazine, Volume 6 Cover Article, Hand-Sewn Free-Range Monsters

2007
CRAFT Magazine, Volume 4, Fistful of Needles

Selected Web Publications

2011
CNN Living, “Soft Art With Monstrously Hard Edges,” Featured artist profile [link]

2009
CRAFT, Featured artist profile [link]

2008
The Levee Breaking, featured artist [link]
Plush You, Interview [link]

2007
CRAFT, Interview [link]

Selected Talks and Residencies

2012 
Exploratorium, San Francisco, Featured Artist and Panel member

2009
Northwest Designer Craftsmen, Indie Craft Panel member

2008
Velocity Art & Design Lab, Crush On Plush Panel member

2007
KidsQuest Children’s Museum, Artist in Residence focused on Fiber Art
Frye Art Museum, Wrapped in Hugs, Public Needle Felting Workshop

2006
KidsQuest Children’s Museum, Artist in Residence focused on Found Object Art

Education

2009
University of Washington Certificate Program, Fiber Arts

1994-1996
Platt College of Design, San Francisco, Graphic Design and Computer Design

1989-1993
College of Marin, Kentfield CA, Communications

Contact

email moxie [@] madebymoxie [*] com

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