Education
MST-Art Education, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
BA-Studio Art, Thomas Edison State College, Trenton, NJ

Post Graduate Education
Virginia Commonwealth University
Arrowmont School of Crafts
John C. Campbell Folk School

Solo Exhibitions
2015 “Beth Palmer-Fiber Works”, Bond Center, Cary, NC
2014 Wake County Justice Center, Raleigh, NC
2013 Gel Salon, Cary, NC
2011 Beth Palmer and Shelly Hehenberger, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC
2009 The Artworks of Beth Palmer, FTCC Art Gallery, Fayetteville, NC
2009 Jean Oline and Beth Palmer”, Chapel Hill Arts Commission, Chapel Hill, NC
2001 Galleria, Greensboro, NC

Juried and Invitational Exhibitions
2018 The Well Nest, Raleigh, NC
2016   Reflections Gallery, Cary, NC
2016 Apollo Medical Center Gallery, Morriville, NC
2012 “Faculty Art Show”, Fayetteville Community College, Fayetteville, NC
2012 “North Carolina Community College Art Exhibit”, Raleigh, NC
2012 “Art in Communication”, The Mary Lou Zee Gallery, Salem, OR
2011 “ReUse” Nightlight Gallery , Chapel Hill, NC
2011 “Not Your Grandma’s Fiber Show” Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI
2010 “47th Annual Juried Exhibit, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
2010 “Nourish and Sustain”, The Mary Lou Zeek Gallery, Salem, OR
2009 “Countdown to Peace”, St. Augustine’s College, Raleigh, NC
2009 “Beauty, Decoration and Ornament”, Gallery 117, East New Mexico University, Roswell, NM
2009 “Inside Out”, Friends of Pimpollo, The Mary Lou Zeek Gallery, Salem, OR
2009 “Countdown to Peace”, St. Augustine’s College, Raleigh NC
2008 “Lines into Shapes”, The Art Center of Estes Park, Estes, CO
2008 “What’s Inside: Exploring the Potential for Change”, The Mary Lou Zeek Gallery, Salem, OR
2007 “S.O.S. Show”, The Mary Lou Zeek Gallery, Salem, OR
2006 “The Art of Craft”, B. J. Spoke Gallery, Huntington, NY
2004 “Educators as Artists”, Weems Art Gallery, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC
2002 “The 25th Annual Juried Exhibition”, Arts Council, Fayetteville NC
2001 “Red Wolf Ramble”, Raleigh Arts Commission, Raleigh, NC
2001 “Fiber Arts 2000”, Gallery 510, Decatur, Illinois
2000 “The 1983 Winningham House”, Asheboro, NC
1999 “Art Alliance Faculty Exhibition” South Elm Gallery, Greensboro, NC
1999 “Miniature 1999”, Period Gallery, Omaha, NE
1999 “New Visions”, CCL, Greensboro, NC
1998 “Collaborative Collage Installation”, Columbia College Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts,Chicago, IL
1998 “Holiday Showcase”, Cravens Arts Gallery, New Bern, NC
1998 “The Artists’ Eye”, Beacham Gallery, Greensboro, NC
1998 “Wearable Art” Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
1996 “National Exhibition of Painters”, McIver Gallery, Greensboro, NC
1995 “Dimensions”, Sawtooth Gallery, Winston- Salem, NC
1993 “Year of the American Craftsman”, White House, Washington, DC
1993 “Crafts Council Show”, Baltimore, MD
1993 “Year of the American Craftsman” The White House, Washington, DC
1992 “Clocks and Desk Accessories Show”, Art Options, Santa Monica, CA
1992 “Brookfield Craft Center”, Brookfield, CT
1991 “Highwater Annual”, Asheville, NC
1990 “Gifts of Art”, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
1990 “Faculty Show”, Newton Art Center, Newton, MA

Professional Experience/Awards/Publications/Residencies

1982-present Professional Artist-completion of various commissions, including murals and exhibition of original artwork.
October, 2015 Workshop-“Archiving for Artists”, North Carolina Museum of Art,
Raleigh, NC
May, 2015 Instructor Fiber Art/Textiles Workshop, John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC
Fall 2014 Instructor Fiber Art/Textiles Workshop, Snow Farm, The New England Craft Program, Williamsburg, MA
2013-2014 Visual Art Instructor Jordan Lake School of the Arts, Apex, NC
2014 Regional Artists Project Grant, The United Arts Council of Raleigh &   Wake County
2012 World View Grant-University of North Carolina/Duke University
2010 Awarded Artist-in-Residence-Petrified National Forest State Park, AZ
2008- Kaplan University-Humanities Instructor
2007-present Instructor-Art Appreciation, Art History, Surface Design: Textiles Fayetteville Community College, Fayetteville, NC
2007-present Instructor-Art, Isothermal Community College, Spindale, NC
2009 Instructor-Art, Piedmont Community College, Roxboro, NC
2007-12 Instructor- Art, Johnston Community College, Smithfield, NC
2007-09 Art Instructor-South Piedmont Community College, Polkton, NC
2000-08 Public School Art Teacher, North Carolina
1998-01 Instructor-Drawing/Painting/Sculpture/Mixed Media, Art Alliance, Greensboro, NC
1995-96 Artist/Designer, Sidney Arthur, LTD, High Point, NC
1994-96 Instructor-Drawing/Painting/Ceramics/Sculpture/Mixed Media, Center for Creative Arts Greensboro, NC
1989-91 Instructor-Workshop Wearable Art, Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Cambridge, MA
190-91 Instructor-Ceramics, Arts Lexington- -, Lexington, MA
1989-91 Instructor-Drawing/Painting/Sculpture/Ceramics/Mixed Media, Newton Art Center,Newton, MA

Publications
2012 “Art of Communication”, Mary Lou Zeek Gallery
2008 “One Hundred Artists “Inside-Out Educating Without Boundaries”, Mary Lou Zeek Gallery
2002 Raleigh Red Wolf Ramble, City of Raleigh Arts Commission
1999 Wind Toys: That spin, sing, twirl & whirl, Sterling Publishing Co.
1999 The Ultimate Mailbox Book, Lark Books
1994 Handcraft Illustrated Magazine, May/June cover and article
1996 A Crafter’s Book of Angels, Sterling/Lark Books
1996 Christmas Crafts: year-round, Lark Books, pp. 45-54
1993 Making and Decorating Fantastic Frames, Altamont Press, Inc.
1993 The Decoupage Book, Sterling/Lark Books
1993 Treasures for the Christmas Tree, Sterling/Lark Books

 

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