Exhibitions

2018 Group Exhibitions
"Contemporary South '18," VAE, Raleigh NC
"Handcrafted," City of Rocky Mount, Rocky Mount NC
"Nature," AntoNova Gallery, online

 

2017 Group Exhibitions
"Toe River Juried Arts Show," Toe River Arts Council, Spruce Pine NC
"Scope '17: Landscapes of the South," VAE, Raleigh NC
National Travel Writers Conference Reception, Orange County Arts Commission, Chapel Hill NC
"Impromptu: Litmus Gallery Artists," Litmus Gallery, Raleigh NC

Teaching

2018    
Random Weave Baskets,  The ArtsCenter, Carrboro NC
Random Weave Baskets + Site Specific Installation, NCSU Craft Center, Raleigh NC
 

2017    
Random Weave Basket Workshop, NCSU Crafts Center, Raleigh NC
Random Weave Basket Workshops, Litmus Gallery, Raleigh NC
Random Weave Basket Community Project, First Night, Raleigh NC

2010   
Random Weave Basket Workshops, Bricolage, Greensboro NC
          


Professional Development

2017    
Harvest Volunteer, Patrick Dougherty Installation, Chapel Hill NC

2015    
Twining Workshop,
Matt Tommey, River Arts District, Asheville NC

2010    
Sculptural Weaving, Nathalie Miebach, Art New England, Bennington VT

2009    
Sculptural Weaving, Nathalie Miebach, Art New England, Bennington VT

 

Jury/Curatorial

2017    
Member,
Public Art Advisory Committee, Cary NC
Juror, Artsplosure 2017, Raleigh NC

 

Note: While Willson began working in the arts as a potter in 1987, she moved into arts administration in 1989 and worked in nonprofit and university arts for the next 27 years. In 2016 Willson shifted her work within the nonprofit sector and returned to the studio.