Other Creative Work

(note: while I worked for CollegeNET, I had a no-compete clause in my contract that prevented me from doing any freelance work from 1995-2004)

Multimedia:
School to Work Multimedia Series - Graphics for Career Development Software; 1995
Best Golf Series - Maui, Orlando, Las Vegas - Photo retouching and graphics for Precision Guides; 1995
If Monks had Macs - Intro animation and front-end navigation for Brian Thomas' award-winning classic, for Voyager Co.; 1995,
updated and re-released by riverText.com in 2004
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Calendar - Photo retouching and graphics, for Softkey International; 1994
Dinosaur Safari - ~400 stills, 35 3D animations, for OMSI and Creative Multimedia; 1993

Exhibitions:
Mt. Hood Computer Art Invitational - 1995, 1996, 2001, 2003
Computer Bits and Pieces - 5 interactive kiosks for OMSI and Intel; 1994
Star Trek: Federation Science - Oregon Museum of Science & Industry; 1994*
8th Pacific NW Computer Graphics Conf. - University of Oregon; September 1990*
7th Pacific NW Computer Graphics Conf. - University of Oregon; February 1989*
Imagine Tokyo 89 - Verbum Magazine, Tokyo, Japan; September-October 1989*
*Also traveling exhibitions
Abaci Gallery of Computer Art - 1989-1997 (7 shows)
2nd NW Computer Graphics Invitational - March 1988
Fete de la Main Gallery - 1984

Publications:
Published The Plume newsletter for SCA (non-profit) - 1997-2002, and 2006-2007
CD cover; Ancient Muse - for Soundtracks Studio and Jennifer Pratt-Walter; 2004
Verbum Book of Desktop Color - Color Gallery section; 1994
Mac Home Journal - August 1994 (illustrations)
Fred Meyer 1991 Annual Report - 1992 (Photoshop compositing and retouching)
Verbum Book of Digital Painting - 1990 (Chapter Author)
Verbum Magazine - lead page of Earth Day 20th anniversary art section; Spring 1990
Mouse Tracks - 14 covers; 1990-97
The Guide to Computer Living - 9 covers; 1984-88

Teaching:
At the Oregonian - InDesign; 2005-2006
At CollegeNET - HTML, CSS, Javascript, Dreamweaver; 1996-2004
For Portland Mac Users Group - Graphics, HTML, Adobe Photoshop Master Classes, Web Authoring, Multimedia Production
Have taught harp and metalworking for several years

Activities:
Officer, Portland Macintosh Users Group, Portland, OR - 1990-1993
Leader, Graphics SIG, PMUG - 1991-1995
Mouse Tracks Journal Crew, Designer/Illustrator - 1990-1992
Leader, Graphics SIG, NW Amiga Group - 1986-1989
President, Milwaukee Commodore Computer Club - 1984-1985
Society for Creative Anachronism - 1984-present
City Council, Johnson City, OR - 1983-1986

Other creative arts:
Celtic harpist - styles from medieval to rock; since 1998
"Muse of the Lion" - music CD, harp instrumentals; 2004
"An Ancient Story I'll tell You Anon" - background music for CD; 2004
"Love is a Labyrinth" by "Tril Sean" - music CD, harp and bodhran; 2008
“Children of Lir” - music CD, harp instrumentals and accompaniment, 2009
Harpist for "Painted Hags" - Celtic rock fusion band; 2006-2008
Harpist for "Widdershins" - Celtic traditional group; 2008-present
Harpmaker - have built 10 harps, including a solid-body electric
Silversmith - 2000-present