Congratulations to the Spring 2019 Awardees of the Professional Development and Creative Entrepreneurship Grant. These fund are made available to students so they may access opportunities and experiences beyond the classroom. The selection committee was comprised of Nathaniel May, Executive Director of Hewnoaks Artist Colony, MECA faculty member Adriane Herman, and Isabelle O’Donnell ’17, Alumni Relations & Events Coordinator.
Rachel Monegue ’19, a Photography senior, for membership to the Bakery Photo Collective for studio space and materials.
Ashley Page ’20, junior in Sculpture to attend a papermaking workshop at Haystack Mountain School of Craft.
Rebecca Richards ’20, a junior in Metalsmithing + Jewelry Design, to participate in the Society of North American Goldsmiths conference in Chicago.
Anna Marie Valenti MFA ’20, a first year graduate student, to attend the National Council on the Education for Ceramic Arts conference in Minneapolis.
Evelyn Wong MFA ’19, a second year graduate student, to support the launch of her business of handcrafted sketchbooks and journals.
Header image: Rebecca Richards, Jabberwocky Necklace