Kandy Jones Resume
Garage Sale Queen
Education & Workshops

Judy Onofrio (Mosaic sculptures) Arkansas Arts Center 1998  & 2005
Sherry Warner Hunter (Concrete Forms & Sculpture) Bell Buckle, TN 2006
Member Society of American Mosaics Artists

Awards
2013                        People's Choice, Best of Show, Arkansas Sculpture Invitational
2014                        56th Annual Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center

Shows

2012 - 2014               Arkansas Sculpture Invitational
2012 - 2014               Thea Arts Festival
2004 – 2012              Arkansas Flower & Garden Show, Little Rock
                            
          (2 honorable mentions for garden design)
2004 – 2011              Garvan Woodland Gardens Plant Sale
2011
- 2014                          Arkansas Arts Center Museum School Sale  
2011                          Arkansas Arts Center Faculty Show          
2005 – 2011              Sassy Chic, Little Rock
2007 – 2010              Lawn & Garden Show, Pine Bluff
2005 – 2006              Seven Wonders, Little Rock
2006 – 201
3              Clinton Museum Store
2005 – 2008              River Market
2007                          Art Scene

Public Art Commissions

“Butterfly Fountains” Butterfly Gardens, Little Rock River Market
“Entrance Floor – Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau Logo” at the Shop the Rock Store, Little Rock River Market  
“Mosaic Carousel Horses”  - Christmas Lights display at Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs
“Summertime” (mosaic) - gift from the Clinton Staff to President Clinton

Select Presentations

“The Art of Recycling in the Garden”  Laman Library, North Little Rock, 2007
“The Art of Recycling” Lawn & Garden Show, Pine Bluff, 2007,  2008, 2010
“The Art of Recycling” Texarkana Garden Council, 2006
“Recycled Art for the Garden” State Conference of Master Gardeners, 2006
“Treasures for the Creative Gardener” NW District Arkansas Federation of Garden Clubs 2005        
“Recycling for Garden Art” Arkansas Flower and Garden Show 2004, 2009, 2010
"The Art of Recycling" 2009, 2010 Garvan Woodland Gardens        
“The Art of Recycling” Saline County Extension Flower & Garden Show, 2006
"Finding Your Creative Niche", 2011 Garvan Woodland Gardens
"Finding Your Creative Niche", 2011 Creative Community Program, Batesville
"Hypertufa" Demo & Presentation, 2012 Creative Community Program, Batesville
"Hypertufa Stepping Stones" Arkansas Flower & Garden Show 2012
"Finding Your Creative Niche"  Arkansas Arts Center 2012
"The Art of Recycling" Cabot Garden Show 2012

Related Professional Experience

Lead Designer  - Sunbelt Convention Services 2006 - 2007
Teacher –
     Hypertufa Workshops - home studio, 2003 to present
                                        Arkansas Arts Center, 2011 - 201
3
                                        Garvan Woodland Gardens  2004-201
3
                                        Eureka Springs School of Arts, 2013 -2014

                                                                                                 
     Mosaics - Arkansas Arts Center, 2005 to present
                    Garvan Woodland Gardens, 2008 - 201
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                     Eureka Springs School of Arts, 2013-2014  


Other selected workshops:
   
    Magnolia
    Dumas
    Fayetteville
    Benton
    Texarkana
    Fairfield Bay
    Prescott
    Batesville  
    DeWitt



Publications & Readings

2010                NPR broadcast Tales from the South - short story, “My Daddy’s Legacy…Maybe?”

2010                NPR broadcast Tales from the South - short story, “Zeebo, the One-eyed Coon Dog”

2011                NPR broadcast Tales from the South - short story, “Proof is in the Name”

2012                Tales from the South  vol. 6  “Zeebo, the One-eyed Coon Dog”
            

Media
    KTHV, ch 11, Chris Olsen's "Today's Home" segment  "Hypertufa" April, 2012
    Arkansas Democrat Gazette Front page, Style Section
"Garage Sale Queen’ rules supreme by recycling junk into art"   April, 2012
    Hot Springs Sentinel-Record – “From Junk to Masterpieces”  June, 2008    
    Daybreak KATV (appearances as the Garage Sale Queen)            
    Arkansas Democrat Gazette – “Breaking the Mold”   July, 2005     
    Real Living Magazine - “Art Broken”   September, 2005   
   Janet Carson’s Today’s Garden PBS – “Featured Garden”   Sept. 2005   
   North Little Rock Times - “Trash to Treasures”   October 2003