Miss Octopie Resume

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Bachelor of Fine Art, Painting

Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma

Selected Juried Exhibitions


 "Sweet n Low: An International Juried Show of Cute." Bedford Gallery. Walnut Creek, California. Jurors: Evan Pricco, Editor of Juxtapoz Magazine. Susannah Kelly and Neil Perry founders of Antler Gallery in Portland OR. 


"Oklahoma: Centerfold 2012" Leslie Powell Gallery. Lawton, Oklahoma. Juror: Kristy Deetz,

Professor in the Art Discipline at University of Wisconsin. November-December

"The Girlie Show." Farmer's Public Market Building. Jurors: Marilyn Artus, Founder of Dr. Sketchy's

Anti-Art School in NYC. Erin Merry Weather, Director of Programs for Oklahoma's Red Earth Museum

and Annual Cultural Festival. Dawn Harth, Creative Director at Ackerman McQueen Advertising in OKC.


Selected Exhibitions


 "Romantic Skytop Stroll." Champagne Room Gallery. Portland, Oregon. February-March 


"Senior Art Exhibition: Unorthodox." Museum of the Great Plains. Lawton, Oklahoma. April

"Duncan Simmons Center Student Art Show." Simmons Center. Duncan, Oklahoma. February

"Snap to Grid." Los Angeles Center for Digital Art. Los Angeles, California. January-February

 "Small Stuff 7." Bear and Bird Boutique & Gallery. Lauderhill, Florida. November


"Art Night." SpringHill Suites by Marriott. Lawton, Oklahoma. December


 Senior Portrait Showcase. Willow Park Health Care Center. Lawton, Oklahoma.  



"Ikkicon." The Hilton Austin. Austin, Texas. December 27-29

"Frill: A Lolita Convention." Marriott Couryard. Decatur, Georgia. June 1-2.

Awards & Honors


 Featured Guest for A-Kon. Fort Worth, Texas.  


Cameron University Research Grant, professional printing for artworks


McMahon Foundation Art Scholar, Spring 2011


McMahon Foundation Art Scholar, Fall 2010



 Schnell, Kammie. “Romantic Skytop Stroll” Photo Album. Flickr. February 11, 2017.  

 “Featured Guests.” A-Kon.com. access date: February 11, 2017.  

 Guest Announcement. Project: A-Kon, Facebook Page. February 11, 2017. 

 “Romantic Skytop Stroll.” The Portland Mercury. February 2017.  


 “Octopie Review.” Twoote, Video Review. Youtube. September 14, 2015. 

 “Artist Alley is Awesome with Halo Sama at A Kon 26.” Shonuff Studios, Video Interview. Youtube. June 21, 2015. 


 Fetsu. “Fetsu's Miss Octopie Review!” Bloody Innocent blog. June 27, 2014. 

 Salle, Luly. "Review: Octopie." Pastel Cubes blog. February 26, 2014. 


"Cameron's Unorthodox Art Show." KSWO. Article. Sunday, April 7, 2013

"Cameron Senior Art Show". KSWO. Aired Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Oklahoma: Centerfold 2012, catalog, published oil painting, "Twinkie Chan." Leslie Powell Gallery. April, 2013, p 35

Morlett, Elijah. "'Unorthodox' will Highlight Work." Lawton Constitution, March 31, 2013, p 1D, 7D

"Cameron Students Showcase Works in 'Unorthodox'." Cameron Press Release. March 28, 2013, p 5

 “Small Stuff 7: 11/17/13 - 1/11/14” Photo Album. Bear and Bird Boutique & Gallery. Flickr. November 9, 2013.  

 “Small Stuff 7.” Bear and Bird Boutique & Gallery. 2013. 


Thompson, Matthew. "CU Students Showcase Art in Exhibition." Cameron Collegian. October 8, 2012, p 5

Albin, Tyrell. "CU Artists Create New Worlds at School." Lawton Constitution, August 19, 2012, p 9A

The Goldmine: Cameron University Art and Literary Journal, published charcoal drawing, "Shoes." p 53. Cameron University, 2012


Pope, Michael. "Senior Drawings." Lawton Constitution, 2011.