2001 - 2020 Contemporary Jeweller; currently working from a studio at the Hahndorf Academy in the Adelaide Hills, Australia


2008 - 2012 Board Member – Guildhouse 

2010  Graduate Diploma in Education - University of South Australia

2007 - 2009  Jewellery Lecturer - South Australian School of Art – University of South Australia

2005 - 2010 Co-Director - soda and rhyme │ jewellery design studio

2002+2003 Design Associate JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design - Metal Design Studio

2000 Bachelor of Applied Arts - Jewellery + Metalsmithing South Australian School of Art - University of South Australia


2019 Guildhouse Collections Project - Adelaide Botanic Gardens

Arts SA - independent makers and presenters project grant

2018 Arts SA - independent makers and presenters project grant

2016 Arts SA  - independent makers and presenters project grant

2015 Guildhouse - oneonone mentorship with Catherine Truman

2012 Arts SA - independent makers and presenters project grant

2008 Arts SA – project and development grant

2005 Australia Council - established artist new work grant 

2004 ArtsSA - project and development grant

  Craftsouth - mentorship with Catherine Truman

2002 Design Institute of Australia - Merit Award - Jewellery 'Skin Deep Bangles'


2020 Epiphyte, Studio Ingot, Melbourne, Australia

2019 Of uncertain value, Museum of Economic Botany - Adelaide Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Australia

2018  In light of, Quoil Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

In light of, Bilk Gallery, Canberra, Australia

2017  Projected Surface, San W Gallery, Shanghai, China

2016  Projected Surface, The Hahndorf Academy, Hahndorf, Australia

Neck of the Woods, Worth Gallery, Kent Town, Australia

2015 Lamina, Studio 2017, Sydney, Australia

2014 Lamina, Bilk Gallery, Canberra, Australia 

          Lamina, The Barn, Aldgate, Australia 

2009 CUT, Pablo Fanque, Sydney, Australia

2004 Place Setting, Territory Craft - Bullocky Point, Darwin, Australia


2020 National Contemporary Jewellery Award, Griffith Regional Art Gallery, Australia

Full Circle, Bilk Gallery, Carwoola, Australia

2019        Offbeat Bijou, Florida CraftArt, Florida USA

Surface, Collect Space - JamFactory, Adelaide, Australia

Annual, Fingers Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2018 National Contemporary Jewllery Award 2018, Griffith Regional Gallery, Griffith, Australia

Obsessed: compelled to make, Australian Design Centre, Darlinghurst, Australia

   Island Welcome, Craft, Melbourne, Australia

2017 Contemporary Wearables '17, Toowoomba Regional Gallery, Toowoomba, Australia

  Left Right, Studio Ingot, Fitzroy, Australia

          Bro.och, Bilk Gallery, Canberra, Australia

  Curious Object, Signal Point Gallery, Goolwa, Australia

  Not the Usual Suspects, Burra Regional Gallery, Burra, Australia

2016   Up Close Far Away, Gallerie Ra, Amsterdam, Netherlands

   Guildhouse 50, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

          Revealed³: Someone’s and Everyone’s, Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, Australia

          Nature, SanW Gallery, Shanghai, China

          Interchange, Atta Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand  

          ONEONONE, Art Images Gallery, Adelaide, Australia

          Calendar Girls, Gray Street Workshop, Adelaide, Australia

2015 Offshoot, Worth Gallery at Fisher Jeffries, Adelaide, Australia

          With Love, Bilk Gallery, Canberra, Australia

2014 2nd Tamworth Textiles Triennial, Tamworth Regional Gallery, Tamworth, Australia

2013 40 years of JamFactory, JamFactory gallery 1, Adelaide, Australia

          SOFA Chicago 2013, Represented by Hedone Gallery New York, USA

          Beyond Precious, 19 Paul Fort, Paris, France 

          Two Ways, Gray Street Workshop Gallery, Adelaide, Australia

          Bloom and Blush, Bilk Gallery, Canberra, Australia

2012 National Contemporary Jewellery Award, Griffith Regional Art Gallery, Australia

          BILK on tour, Incinerator Gallery, Moonee Valley, Australia

          Un-natural Acts, Craft Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

2011 Bend, Stitch, Carve, JamFactory - Collectors Space, Adelaide, Australia

          Un-natural Acts, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, USA

          Tinker Tailor Soldier Sailor, Artisan, Brisbane, Australia

2010 Plastic Show, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, USA

          By Example, Museum of Arts and Crafts, Itami, Japan

2009 Precious Pendants, Object Gallery, Sydney, Australia

          Annual, Fingers Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

          Contemporary Wearables 09, Toowoomba Regional Gallery, Toowoomba, Australia

          Southern Stars Northern Lights, Bluecoat Exhibition Centre, Liverpool, UK

          it’s simple they match, ZuDesign – jewellery + objects, Adelaide, Australia

2008 Flipside, Velvet Da Vinci, San Francisco, USA

          soda and rhyme, JamFactory gallery 2, Adelaide, Australia

          Fresh 08, Workshop Bilk, Queanbeyan, Australia


Museé des Art Décoratifs Paris, France - Horizon Neckpiece 2018

Art Gallery of South Australia - Rhianon Vernon-Roberts Memorial Collection, Waterfalls Neckpiece 2016

Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery - Contemporary Wearables, Colourful Reflections Brooch 2013

Territory Craft - Alice Springs Craft Acquisition Awards, Skin Deep Bangles 2003


p. McDonald, SA Weekend, 3/4th August 2019, p.11

J. Pierce, Adelaide Review, issue 466, December 2018, p.42

P. Craswell, Obsessed:Compelled to make, Australian Design Centre, 2018, p.42

C. Clifton, Adelaide Matters, issue192, June 2016, p.18

N. Probert, Adelaide Hills Magazine, Spring 2014, p.64-67

2nd Tamworth Textiles Triennial 2014

JamFactory, Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of JamFactory, 2013, p.100-1

Artisan, Tinker Tailor Soldier Sailor, 2011, p.69

Larks Crafts, 21st Century Jewellery - the best of the 500 series, 2011, p.114-5

Urbis - Design/Living/Architecture, issue 55, 2010, p.77

Dr N. Cherry, Review: Southern Stars Northern Light, Association of Contemporary jewellery (ACJ) Findings, 2009

Lark Books, 500 Plastic Jewellery, 2009, p.130 + 334

L. Davis, Artists come from a land down under, The Daily Post, Liverpool, August 6, 2009, p25

Vogue Australia, Feb 2009, p.33

The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellers 2008, Darling Publications, 2008, p.939-940

J. Smit, Monument - Architecture & Design, 'Design Atlas', issue 68, 2005, p.84

Lark Books, 1000 Rings, 2004, p.182 + 204


Riesling Art Trail - Auburn ‘Gathering’ a group of five bluestone sculptures on the Riesling Trail near Auburn. Worked in collaboration with Glass Blower Verity Burley and Stonemason Peter Russell

Adelaide Botanic Gardens Commissioned by Flightpath Architects to design and construct ‘Glass Door Knobs and Wall Brooches’ for the Amazon Waterlily Pavilion. Worked in collaboration with Naomi Schwartz

Lyell McEwin Hospital To design public artwork ‘Dandelion Garden’ for the new entrance of the hospital. Worked in collaboration with K. Freene and S. Luttin

Ross Sands Residence Commissioned by Ross Sands Architects to design fence and gate features for a private residency in Stirling South Australia. Worked in collaboration with K. Freene, MJ Ryan-Bennett and R. Roberts