-University of Tennessee Bachelor of Fine Arts Major with a 2D concentration.
-Completed an Independent study with UT assistant professor of painting and drawing, Mary Laube. During the study I applied practices in various forms of expression through art.
*Expanded various forms of expression through technical skill building.
*Digging deeper into the intellectual and conceptual ideas which are associated with painting.
*Greater education and practices in various techniques involving acrylic painting and other mediums.
*Increased mental focus to further self-exploration and expression.
*Increased knowledge on the professional aspects of the art world, such as pricing pieces, selling and shipping, internships, residency, curating, and teaching.