Amanda received a Bachelors of Art in Anthropology and a Bachelors of Art in Studio Art from Central Washington University. She then went on to pursue Post-Baccalaureate study at the University of Montana.
After her post-bacc study Amanda completed a long term residency at The Morean Center for Clay in Saint Petersburg, Florida. She is currently in her second long term residency position at Belger Crane Yard Studios in Kansas City, Missouri.
Amanda regularly exhibits in invitational and national juried exhibitions. Her work is held in both public and private collections worldwide.
Amanda and her partner Seth Charles also co-operate a small wood-fired kiln design and construction venture. For more information please see the kiln building tab.