2007-2012 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Nevada, Reno
2016 25 Days of Little Things, The Isles Teashop, Reno, NV
2014 Investigations in Making, Holland Project Micro Gallery, Reno, NV
2012 méli-mélo, The Holland Project, Reno, NV
2011 Salon de Mélange, Front Door Gallery, Reno, NV
2010-2011 Salon de Mélange, Biggest Little City Club, Reno, NV
2010 Inconspicuously Conspicuous, Studio on 4th, Reno, NV
2016 Cash and Carry, Never Ender, Reno, NV
The Time Project, The Holland Project, Reno, NV
Group Art Show, BVW Jewelers, Reno, NV
6 Inches or Less, The Isles Teashop, Reno, NV
Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Art Show, The Isles Teashop, Reno, NV
2015 The Isles Teashop Holiday Art Faire, The Isles Teashop, Reno, NV
2012 100 Artist for $100 or Less, Whiskey, Reno, NV
Black Rock Press Student Exhibition, Gallery South, University of Nevada, Reno
Black Rock Press Annual Student Exhibition, McKinley Arts & Culture Center, Reno, NV
Annual Student Art Show, Juror: Joanne Northrup, Sheppard Gallery, Reno, NV
2011-2012 Red Rock, Reno, NV
2011 Swill Coffee and Wine-Bar, Reno NV
Eyes on Me, McNamara Gallery, Reno, NV
Student Art Show, University of Nevada Reno, Knowledge Center, NV
Annual Student Art Show, Juror: Barbara London, Sheppard Gallery, Reno, NV
Likeness of Being, McKinley Arts Center, Reno, NV
2010-2011 Writing Center, University of Nevada Reno
Deans Office, University of Nevada Reno
2010 Annual Student Art Show, Juror: Catherine Angel, Sheppard Gallery, Reno, NV
L Cubed, University of Nevada Reno, Knowledge Center Rotunda, NV
UNR BFA Group Show, Wonder Well Gallery, Reno, NV
InAUGuration, Wonder Well Gallery, Reno, NV
2009 Annual Student Art Show, Juror: Kristen Evangelista, Sheppard Gallery, Reno, NV
Advanced Photography 4x5 Work, Front Door Gallery, Reno, NV
2007 Truckee Meadows Community College Student Art Exhibition, TMCC Main Gallery, Reno NV
Awards and Recognition
2016 The President's Volunteer Service Award
2012 Dean’s Award for Performance and Artistry
12th Annual Student Art Award
College of Liberal Arts Dean’s List
2007 College of Liberal Arts Dean’s List
2012 Lillegard, Sarah. Exhibition Essay "Presence of Time." Capital City Arts Initiative June.
Coltrain, Nick. "Artist install new art at Carson City Courthouse." Nevada Appeal June 2.
Miller, Geralda. "Art Students Show Truths and Whimsy." Reno Gazette Journal April 13.
Vagner, Kris. "Canvas or Camera? Amy Aramanda." Reno News and Review April 5.
2015-Present CustomInk Three Hearts Volunteer Team
2010 Hair Dreams and Fashion Fantasies Present: Spring Safari; A community collaborative raising local awareness on the impact of HIV/AIDS.
I donated my time to body paint two models for the flyer photo shoot and seven models for the fashion show.
2005-2012 Art projects with elementary school classes at Florence Drake and Diedrichsen.
2016-Present Owner and Operator of Button Pusher
2015-Present CustomInk: Expert Production Artist
2014-2015 CustomInk: Production Artist
2013 Washoe County School District: Substitute Teacher
Drawn2Imagine: Art Teacher
2012 Red Rock Bar, Reno, NV: Bartender
2011-2012 Sheppard Gallery Intern
2011 Secretary of UNR Art Club: putting on events and supplying and installing art for Swill Coffee and Wine
2011 Lake Tahoe Summit, professional quality prints and installation
2008-2012 Lab and Office assistant in the University of Nevada Reno Photography Department: aid photography students with printing and technical advice, managing digital archives and general lab upkeep.
2007-2010 Prism Magic Clothing and Imports: Sales associate
2005 Prism Magic Tye Dye: Tye Dyer
2004 Youth Artworks: painting murals with John Coleman at Sparks Victorian Square Amphitheater and Oppio Pool
2002-Present Face Painting at craft shows and private parties
2013 DIY T-Shirt Design Workshop, Holland Project, Reno, NV
Knowledge of professional quality printing, 4x5 camera, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, Vector Magic and Font Explorer, as well as some analog film and photographic print processing and some typeset experience.