Resume

EXHIBITS 

2017 Donated to Tacoma Museum of Glass Crystal Ball Gala Auction Tacoma, WA

2017 Ouroboros Bracelet selected for directors choice award at Pratt Auction

2017- Current  Retail with Vetri Glass Gallery. Seattle, WA

2017 Donated to Pratt Fine Art Center Ruby Riot Gala Auction Seattle, WA

2017 “Artists for Progress” Benefit Auction for Planned Parenthood and ACLU of WA, Currated by Jennifer Ament at The Piranha Shop Gallery Seattle, WA

2016 “Miniatures” group show at Ghost Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015 Artist Profile Video with Ana Raab, Seattle Central, Seattle WA

2014 Western Neon, employee show Rainer Beer Anniversary Party Seattle WA

2013 Love City Love group show “Future This Now” Seattle, WA

2009  Glass Art Society Conference Louisville, KY exhibit group show curated by Slate Grove on subcultural arts

2007  Solo Show “Memoir” Appalachian Center For Craft, Gallery One, Tennessee

PUBLICATIONS

2017 Featured Artist Interview in Pratt Magazine

GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2017 Jury Member Jon and Mary Shirley Scholarship in Glass

2016 Recipient of Jon and Mary Scholarship in Glass

TEACHING EXPERIENCE 

2017 April – Open House demo at Pratt Fine Art Center handbuilding a mold for glass casting

2015 Teaching assistant for Jeanne Ferraro’s Rubber mold making class for multiples in lost wax casting at Pratt

2010 Diamond and Stone wheels Engraving Demo SIUC Coldshop

2007 Teaching Assistant for Greg Dietrich, “Graal, Cameo, and Battuto” :Pilchuck Glass School, Session 1, Demo Engraving; cold working techniques, taught safely regulations, offered critique and guidance and mentorship  to students

2008 Cold Shop Technician, Pilchuck Glass School, Pre-Session and Session 1 :Repair/Improve Equipment, Assist Classes in Cold Shop

EDUCATION 

2002-2006 Appalachian Center for Craft, Smithville, Tennessee Bachelor of Fine Arts, Glass Blowing

GLASS ART EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE  

2016-Current A study engraving with master artist Lisabeth Sterling

2015-Current Started my own buisness, Jamie Randall Glass  lost wax glass casting and glass cameo engraving for other artists as an independent contractor for hire

2015-Current Glassblower at Glassybaby Inc, promoted to higher positions several times, overlay & mold blowing

2013 Charles Friedman glassblowing assistant, website developer, & sales and marketingAs well as part time employee Apple Computers

2012  Various hot shop jobs and cold shop jobs for pick up work: Glassybaby, Assisting Ben Sharp at Museum of Glass in Tacoma , Coldworking for Joe Benvenuto, Assisting glass blower Charles Friedman Glassworks

2011- 2012 Continuing education – independent study with Jiyong Lee and Cortney Boyd, Carbondale, IL glass professors

September 2010: Installation for Luke Jacomb artist in New Zealand, to a home in Cape Cod, Massachusetts Residential installation of mounting Reticello/Graal canoe paddles in stone fireplace as well as making the metal stands for it and repairing a glue joint on the glass  piece after receiving it in the mail

2010-2011 Admin &  2009 Production : Tracy Glover Glass Objects and Lighting Providence, Rhode Island Customer Service and Sales glass cane lighting design and manufacturing, Communicated with Interior Designers and clients on behalf of the artist; wholesale and retail sales.

2008-2009 Artists’ Assistant at Pilchuck WA Winter Sessions :

  • Karen Willenbrink-Johnsen & Jasen Johnsen
  • Randy Walker
  • Ross Richmond

October 2008-February 2009: Chihuly Corporation  Jim Mongrain’s Assistant

2008 Manifesto Corporation,  Glassblower Seattle, WA

2005 Temp Artist Assistant  for Pablo Soto,  Glassblower Penland, NC

2003 Artist Assistant  for Curtiss Brock,  Glassblower Smithville, TN