Copyright Emily McCumber 2019.
Located in Saint John, NB, Canada.

Curriculum Vitae

Education

 

2014         Diploma in Fine Craft: Fibre Arts

                 New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, Fredericton, NB

2008         Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing, Human Resources

                 University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB

 

Professional Organizations

 

2016          Juried Member – Craft NS

2015          Juried Member – Craft NB

 

Awards and Grants

2019          Creation (Category C) Grant - Arts NB

2018          Arts Infrastructure Grant for Emerging Artists - Arts NB

2016          Nel Oudemans' Award – Sheila Hugh MacKay Foundation

2016          Professional Artists’ Fund Award – Saint John Arts Centre and NB Museum

2014          Honourable Mention – ITMA Virginia Jackson Design Competition

 

Apprenticeships/Employment

 

2015          Weaver at Good Fibrations, 90 Germain St, Saint John, NB (ongoing)

2014          Summer apprenticeship with a professional weaver of 40 years (Christine Stanley), Victoria-by-the-Sea, PE

2013          Weaver and designer at The Spinner Weaver, Saint John, NB (ongoing)

 

Exhibitions

2018/19     Conversations, Craft NB Juried show

                  Various locations throughout NB

2018          Textilicious - Textile Alumni Show

                  NBCCD Gallery, Fredericton, NB,

2016          Professional Artists’ Fund Award Show

                  Saint John Art Centre, Saint John, NB

2014          Graduate Show

                  Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB

2014          Texilicious

                  Gallery at New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, Fredericton, NB

2014          The Snow Queen

                  Lobby Showcase, New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, Fredericton, NB

 

Articles and Profiles

 

2017          Telegraph Journal – Salon Q&A (September 23, 2017)

2016          Uptown Mugs – Uptown Saint John profile (August 26, 2016)

Workshops/Conferences

2018          Organized 18th Annual Maritime Spinners Retreat in Miramichi, NB

2018          Photography Workshop

2016          SOFA Chicago - Exporting workshop

2016          Lace Weaving workshop