Why did you choose to study at Marshall University?
My undergraduate degree is in graphic design but my passion is in sculpture.
What do you like best about your degree program?
The ability to work in my studio 24/7.
What was your biggest surprise about graduate school?
Its exactly what I expected. Long hours and extensive research.
What is the best class you have had and why?
Professor Cox advanced sculptor studio. I wouldn’t be the artist I am today without that class. I inherited all his techniques of wood sculpting- A strong foundation of my work.
What are your plans after graduate school?
Apply to multiple graphic design agencies while continuing sculpting.
If you had not gone to graduate school, what other path would you have followed?:
Continued to work as a production designer at Newell Rubbermaid, VA.
What do you do outside of your studies for fun?:
If I’m not working in my studio I’m teaching ART219 or taking a nap.
Tell us one thing about yourself that might surprise your friends.