Resume

Kaiser Permanente Hospitals
Progressive Corporation
Commerce Bank
Buena Vista Regional Library
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center
HRRMC Orthopedic Clinic
Las Manos Bed & Breakfast Private Collections
Individual Collectors

MEDIA

Colorado Central Vol 86 Fiber is Good for Your Art, Clint Driscoll 2001
Basket Round Up – In Search of the Form. Jude’ Silva 1992 Fiberarts, Consuelo Underwood
Basket Round Up 1990, Maxine Kirmeyer
San Jose Mercury-News. Fiber. Dorothy Burkart 1990
San Jose Mercury-News. Best Bets 1988
Fiberarts. March-April – 1984, Janet Koplos San Jose Mercury-News. November 1985,
Dorothy Burkart Pacific Sun. July 1982,
Cathy Howe Independent Journal. July 1982,
Jri Parr San Jose Mercury-News. May 1981,
Dorothy Burkart Oakland Tribune. May 1981,
Charles Shere Artweek. September 1981,
Janet Tyson San Jose Mercury-News. August 1979,
Dorothy Burkart Palo Alto Times. January 1979,
Gay Morris Palo Alto Times, 1978 “Jude’ Silva – Basketry,” Artist’s Market, Vol. 1 (Nov. 1979)
Basketry Today.  Donna Z. Mellack & Dee Menagh, 1979

JUROR & CURATOR

Salida Riverside Park Fine Arts Festival 2009 thru 2011
Boys & Girls Club Regional Competition 2011
Lakewood Cultural Center ”Forms of Dialog” Co 2006
Buena Vista High School Show 2003
University of Southern Colorado Student Show 2002
San Jose State Art Alumni Exhibition & Auction – 1994
Santa Clara County High School Exhibition-Coordinator- 1989
Bay Area Basketry Guild – 1986-87
San Jose Museum of Art School – School Exhibitions 1985-87
Santa Clara County Fair, Jurior, Textiles1984
Tapestry in Talent Inc.-Coordinator State Wide Competition, “Beyond Words” – 1979

ORGANIZATION AFFILIATION

Waldon Chamber Music Society Board 2010 to Present
Steam Plant Art Committee, 2008 thru 2010
Arkansas Valley Art Center, Board Member 1996-1999,2007-2008, Member,-1995-2014
Chaffee County Mentor 2005 thru 2014
Chaffee County Council of the Arts 1995 thru 2000 – Board Member, Vice-President
College Art Association – 1993 thru 1996
South Bay Area Woman’s Caucus for the Arts – 1993 thru 1096
San Jose State Art Alumni Association, Board Member: Treasurer, Program Committee, President – 1992 thru 1996
Northern California Hand Weavers Association – 1986 thru 1996
Bay Area Basket Makers, Founding Member 1977 to Present
San Jose Fine Art Commission-Art Acquisition Committee 1981 thru 1983
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Board Member 1981-83
Art Assoc. of the South Bay, Committee Member, 1980-83
Curriculum Planning Committee, Broadway Elementary School, San Jose, Ca 1975-76
Peninsula Stitchery Guild, Board Member, Palo Alto, Ca 1975-76

INSTRUCTOR

Studio Workshops 2010 to Present, Drawing & Print Making
Colorado Mountain College Drawing 2008
Colorado Mountain College- Art Appreciation & Drawing-1997 thru 2004
Children’s Drawing and Painting Class-1996 thru 1997
San Jose State University, School of Art and Design Teaching Associate – 2-D Concepts, Color, 1989 thru 1993, Teaching Assistant – 3-D Textiles 1991
University of California Santa Cruz, Extension – Instructor, Environmental Sculpture 1993
Community School of Art and Music – 1993 thru 1995
Arts in Action Program-Lonehill Elementary School, Art Instructor
San Jose State University Theater Arts Department Costume Shop -Teaching Assistant 1990
Cabrillo College, Aptos Ca. – Instructor – 3-D Textiles 1991
Sacred Heart Community Services, Collaborative Instructor with Writer, Jessica Lloyd-Rogers-1993 thru 1995
San Jose Museum of Art School – Painting, Drawing, Mixed Media, Sculpture & Textile – 1985 thru 1989
Core Program, Community Development Block Grant & Special Workshops Foothill Elementary – 1985-88 Linda Vista Elementary – 1985 thru 1987
Capri Elementary – 1986 thru 1987
Eisenhower Elementary – 1987 YMCA Latch Key Program – 1987
ESO-Alma Preschool – 1987 thru 1989
Santee Elementary – 1988 thru 1989
San Antonio – 1988 thru 1989
Tapestry in Talent Inc. Outreach Program – 1984 & 1991 thru 1995

WORKSHOPS PRESENTED

“Reframing,” Durango Art Center – 2011
Paper Making-Studio 2008 thru 2011
Colorado Mountain College “Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain” 2008
Taos Institute of Art–Contemporary Basketry Workshop -1996
University of California, Santa Cruz Extension, 1977 & 1980
University of California Extension, Santa Cruz Art in The Landscape – 1993 thru 1994
Basketry – 1977 thru 1978 Santa Cruz Weaving Guild – Artist Presentation – 1993
Black Sheep Weaving Guild – Artist Presentation – 1992
San Jose State University, School of Art and Design – Workshop, 3-D Textiles – 1990
Kirmeyer School of Basketry and Fiber – Basketry, Color & Netting- 1986 thru 1992
Santa Clara County Arts Council – Hands on the Arts – 1987
Mendocino Art Center – Basketry -1979
Fiberworks – Basketry – 1979
Arts & Crafts, Tule River Indian Reservation, Porterville, CA  1965-66

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

Katherine Kernan, Mono-type-Monoprint Workshop, 2013
Dan Weldon, Solar Etching, 2011-2016-2017
Francisco Souto, Ingalio 2008
Ron Pokrasso Mono-type 2006
Tony Ortega Mono-type 2007
Jean Gumper, Solar Etching  2007
Rachel Rosenthal & Suzanne Lacy- Performance-1991
Lillian Elliot – Basketry – 1990
Julia Parker, Pomo Indian – Basketry – 1987
Ann O’Hanlan – Experimental Mixed Media – 1977 & 1979
Dianne Springald, Embroidery Design 1976
Jack Dunstin  University of California, Santa Cruz Extension, Basketry 1976
Don Blake Dye Workshop 1977
Constance Howard – Embroidery Design – 1975 & 1977
Fiberworks, Paper-making 1974
Gerry Grace, Off  Loom Weaving 1974
Ruth Neptune, Spinning, Dyeing, Off-Loom Weaving 1973-74