Education: MA Degree in Metalworking and Jewelry, University of Iowa - 1986 BFA in Metalworking and Jewelry, University of Iowa - 1982 Raulandsakadimiet Folk School Rauland, Norway - 1999 & 2005 Michael Good - Clarke's School of Metalsmithing, Wicklow,Ireland - 2004 Teaching: AMERICAN SWEDISH INSTITUTE Minneapolis, MN 2012 Instructor Saami Friendship Bracelet Class. INGEBRETSEN'S Minneapolis, MN 2011 - present Instructor Viking Knit and Saami Bracelet workshops. NORTH HOUSE FOLK SCHOOL Grand Marais, MN 2002 - present. Currently teaching "Viking Knit" bracelet workshops. Other workshops include Saami Friendship Bracelet, Celtic Pendant, Anticlastic Bracelet & Fantasy Filigree VESTERHEIM MUSEUM HAND WORK SCHOOL 2001 - 06 Decorah, IA Designed curriculum for beginning and advanced metalworking classes in traditional Norwegian silversmithing MINNEAPOLIS TEXTILE CENTER Minneapolis, MN 2004 Guest Artist Taught Viking Knit bracelet workshop. Related Experience: OWNER: Crown Trout Jewelers, Lanesboro, MN. 95-present. Jewelry design consultation and fabrication in gold, silver, platinum and gems. EXHIBITION CURATOR: Cornucopia Art Center, Lanesboro, MN. '98-2001 Assist in the planning, scheduling, and mounting of rotating exhibits. DESIGN CONSULTANT: Paisley Park Enterprises, Chanhassen, MN. '93-95. Designed and fabricated wearable art jewelry, costume accessories for celebrities Prince, Billy Idol, Cher, and U-2.