Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture from the Atlanta College of Art in 1990 ( now the Savannah College of Art and Design)
Studied to become an Art Educator at Georgia State University where she was an Honors Student.
As a sculptor, she produced work for the movie “Freejack”, created the Pinwheel Project at Tula Art Foundation in Buckhead, Was a featured artist on the program Artage for the City of Atlanta, and had work featured at ABC No Rio in New York.
Several of her bowls were featured in the HGTV Green Home in 2012. She has won awards both as an artist, sculptor, and woodturner and her works are in private and corporate collections throughout the country.