Education

 

BA 1987              Columbia College, Columbia University, New York, NY

MArch 1990       Yale School of Architecture, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

Selected Craft Shows and Exhibitions

 

2016            Makers Arcade, San Diego, CA

         Jackalope Arts and Crafts Festival, Pasadena, CA

         Earthday Festival, Descanso Garden, La Canada, CA

2015            Enchanted Handmade, Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

         Art on Palm, Altadena, CA

         Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanic Gardens, San Marino, CA

         Makers Arcade, San Diego, CA

2014            Enchanted Handmade, Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

         Plush You, Schmancy Shop, Seattle, WA

         Patchwork, Long Beach, CA

         Art on Palm, Altadena, CA

         Coronado Art Walk, Coronado, CA

         Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanic Gardens, San Marino, CA

         Makers Arcade, San Diego, CA

2013            Enchanted Handmade, Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

                    Maker Faire, Cincinnati, OH

                        with the PlushTeam

                    Renegade, Los Angeles, CA

2013            Art on Palm, Altdena, CA

                    Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanic Gardens, San Marino, CA

2012            Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

                    Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanic Gardens, San Marino, CA

                    Patchwork, Santa Ana, CA

                    Bizarre Bazaar, Cherry Blossom Festival, San Francisco, CA

                    Renegade, Los Angeles, CA

2011            Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

                    Hot Pop Gallery, Milwaukee, WI 

                        Plush Team in Candyland

                    Patchwork, Long Beach, CA

                    Tree People Earthday Exposition, Coldwater Canyon, Beverly Hills, CA

                    Renegade, Los Angeles, CA

                    Tapestry, Los Angeles County Fair,  Pomona, CA

2010            Maker Faire, San Mateo, CA

                        with Plush Team, Makers Display, Expo Hall

                    Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

2009            International Fiber Collective Tree Project, Huntsville, AL

                    Center for the Arts, Eaglerock, Los Angeles, CA

                    Descanso Gardens, La Canada, CA

2008            Renegade, Chicago, Ill

                        with the Plushteam

                    Descanso Gardens, La Canada, CA

1999            Performance Festival Odense, Denmark

                        Short film, Fauna Suite

                    Flower Show, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

                        curated and exhibited work

1998            Surrealist Display Garden, Los Angeles Garden Show,

                        Los Angeles Arboretum, Arcadia, CA with The Germinators, Awarded Best in Show

 

Teaching Experience

 

2016            (ongoing since 2010)

                    Belles Nest, Sierra Madre, CA

                        monthly animal making workshops for adults and children, hand and machine sewing

2014            Zinnia Classes, South Pasadena, CA

                        animal making workshops for adults

2013            Maker Faire 2013 in Cincinnati, OH

                        taught continuous animal making workshops free to visitors

                        at the 1 day event

2010            Maker Faire 2010 San Mateo, CA

                        taught continuous animal making workshops free to visitors over                                                

                        the 3 day event

 

Publications

 

"Frankenplush/Scrapenstein", Amber Demein, Stuffed Magazine Summer 2011, volume 4, issue 2, p. 77-81

Get Stuffed, Published by PlushTeam Publications, Milwaukee, WI, copyright 2010

Portraits of Animals, volume II, self-published artist book, copyright 2010

"Plush Crazy", Sara Wigal, Stuffed Magazine Summer 2009, volume 2, p. 58-61.

 

Professional Affiliations

 

The Plush Team

California Crafters Club

Academy of Handmade

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