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Jeffrey H Dean

Sculptor

40374 Waterman Rd.
Homer, AK
99603
907-299-4124

Professional References

° Eric Hershey, P.E., PMP: Alaska DOT&PF | Statewide Public Facilities, Anchorage, AK, [email protected], 907.269.5572

° Pam Nickell, Arts Project Manager: Aesthetics, Inc., San Diego, CA, [email protected], 619-683-7500
° Scott Bartlett, Curator of Exhibits: Pratt Museum, Homer, Alaska, [email protected], (907) 435-3335 ° Kieth & Melissa Kenaston: Crane’s Rest Bed & Breakfast, Homer, AK, [email protected], 907-226-3276

Education

° University Of Alaska-Fairbanks: 1980-1981, University Of Alaska-Fairbanks, Independent Study (Sculpture, Art History, Kiln Construction)

° South Bear School, IA: 1975 Summer, South Bear School, IA, Pottery with Dean Schwarz
° University Of Alaska-Fairbanks: 1974, University Of Alaska-Fairbanks, Pottery with Stan Zielinski

° Fairbanks Teaching Artists In The Schools Training And Certification Academy: 2015, Fairbanks Teaching Artists In The Schools Training And Certification Academy,

Public Commissions

° Denali State Park Ranger Station: AK, 2016, Through The Spotting Scope, Percent for Art commission for Kesugi Ken Interpretive Center in Denali State Park 9.5′ x 13.5′ Layered, engraved and heat tinted steel with

° Central Peninsula Hospital: Soldotna, AK, 2017, Season’s Of The Sockeye, Engraved Steel and Wood Wall Piece 10′ x 4′ Engraved steel with heat tints. Cherry.

° University Of Florida: Gainesville, FL, 1998, Alligator In Swamp, Stone carving mounted on inlaid cyprus slab 24″ h x 32″ w x28″ d Black Alberene Soapstone, cypress

° Caldwell County Hospital: Lenoir, NC, 1993, Furniture Maker, Wood carving 28″ h x 10″ w x 12″ d Walnut

° University Of Alaska: Fairbanks, Ak, 1984, Rising Phoenix, Wood sculpture 10′ h Cedar, steel

Selected Private and Corporate Commissions

° Denali Overlook Inn: Talkeetna, AK, 2017, We Turn For Bears, Carved wood relief sign 34″ w x 48″ H x 3.5″ d Reclaimed redwood

° Best Western Bidarka Inn: Homer, AK, 2017, Between The Tides, Steel wall piece. 62″ w x 22″ h Engraved steel with Heat tints.

° Crane’s Rest B&B: Homer, AK, 2016, At The Breathing Hole, Multi-layered wall relief 48′′~ W x 48′′~ H x 2′′ D Cottonwood, heat tinted engraved steel

° Grace Ridge Brewery: Homer, AK, 2016, Logo, Sign For Brewery 10′ x 3′ Pierced stainless steel on Doug fir

° Kieth Hediger: Homer, AK, 2004, Sea Dragon, Wall relief 14′ long Heat tinted brass and stainless steel, fir.

° Dave Sulkosky: Fairbanks, Ak, 2003, Salmon Stream Dining Table, Lifecycle of salmon 9′ x 3′ Heat tinted steel, cherry

° Drs. Jim & Clarice Tamai: Fairbanks, Ak, 2001, Denali Table, Round birch living room table with 40″ diameter engraved steel center. 56″ dia. 18″ h. Birch, heat tinted, engraved steel.

° Grace Schaible: Fairbanks, Ak, 2001, Polar Bear, Standing bear sniffng the wind. 7.5′ h x 34″ at base. Spruce.

° Zola West: Sugar Grove, NC, 2000, Mother & Baby Horse, Stone carving 12.5″ l x 7″ h x 6″ w Black Alberene Soapstone

° Shoun Lumber: Butler, TN, 1999, Shoun Lumber, Three Generations, Silhouette Sign Three 56″ dia. Sawblades Pierced steel

° Church Of The Holy Cross: Valle Crucis, NC, 1999, Celtic Cross, Stone carving 10″ h x 6″ w x 3″ d Black Alberene Soapstone

° Doug & Gwen Williams: Wales, UK, 1999, Welsh Dragon, Stone carving 18″l x 16″ h x 5″ w Black Alberene Soapstone

° Larry Shoun: Butler, TN, 1999, Fishing Bear With Raven, Multi-layered wall relief 7.5′ h x 5.5′ w x 12″ d Heat tinted steel, maple

° Ted Fine: Linville, NC, 1999, Fishing Bear With Raven, Multi-layered wall relief 7.5′ h x 5.5′ w x 12″ d Heat tinted steel, maple

° Shirley Friarson: Sugar Grove, NC, 1999, Early Risers, Table 48″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tinted colors. Cherry frame.

° Dr. Charlie & Dottie Sykes: Boone, NC, 1999, Mountain Stream, Wall relief 5.5′ h x 5.5′ w Pierced steel

° Stacey Conn: Boone, NC, 1999, Winter, Wolves, Engraved saw blade 24″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° W. R. Deacon Lumber: Virginia, 1998, Sawmill Scene, Silhouette Sign 56″ dia. Sawblade Pierced steel

° Troy Lumber: Troy, NC, 1995, Portrait Of House, Engraved Sawmill Blade 36″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Troy Lumber: Troy, NC, 1995, Lumbering Scene, Engraved Sawmill Blade 48″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Paul Hunt Broyhill: Hickory, NC, 1994, Paul Hunt Broyhill, Portrait Lifesize Bronze

° Bill Jeter: Jacksonville, FL, 1994, Untitled, Portrait of Dog Lifesize Fired clay and Bronze

° Locust Lumber: Locust, NC, 1994, Lumbering, Engraved Sawmill Blade 52″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Lewis Lumber: West Jefferson, NC, 1994, Sawmill Scene, Engraved Sawmill Blade 56″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° G & G Lumber: Union Grove, NC, 1994, Three Engraved Sawblades, Engraved Sawmill Blade 48″, 52″ and 60″ Engraved steel with heat tints

° G & G Lumber: Union Grove, NC, 1994, Sawmill Scene, Engraved Sawmill Blade 48″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° G & G Lumber: Union Grove, NC, 1994, Sawmill Scene, Silhouette Sign 60″ dia Sawblade Pierced steel

° G & G Lumber: Union Grove, NC, 1994, Sawmill Scene, Engraved Sawmill Blade 52″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Lowell Thomas: Blowing Rock, NC, 1994, Fishing Bear With Sun, Wall relief 8′ h x 6′ w Engraved steel with heat tinted colors. Maple

° Chester & Susan Godfrey: Statesville, NC, 1994, Sailing, Wall relief 6′ h x 6′ w Pierced steel

° Dr. Steve Cobble: Knoxville, TN, 1994, Mountain Mason, Garden sculpture 36″ h x 24″ w x 14″ d Black Alberene Soapstone

° Claire Broyhill: Hickory, NC, 1993, Untitled, Portrait of Allaine Broyhill Lifesize Bronze ° Claire Broyhill: Hickory, NC, 1993, Untitled, Portrait of Satie Broyhill Lifesize Bronze

° Wayne and Shelly Carpenter: Shady Valley, TN, 1993, Wayne and Shelly Carpenter, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° B.J. Hendricks: Valle Crucis, NC, 1993, B.J. Hendricks, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay ° Walter Pulliam: Knoxville, TN, 1993, Walter Pulliam, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Dwight Church Hardwoods: North Wilkesboro, NC, 1993, Last Load Of The Day, Engraved Sawmill Blade 30″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Bryant Church Hardwoods: North Wilkesboro, NC, 1993, Logging Scene, Engraved crosscut saw. 48″ L Engraved steel with heat tints

° Shoun Lumber: Butler, TN, 1993, Shoun Lumber, Three Generations, Engraved Sawmill Blade 52′ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Mullican Lumber: Maryville, TN, 1993, Lumbering, Engraved Sawmill Blade 36″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Mike Conley: Knoxville, TN, 1993, Mike Conley, Portrait Lifesize Bronze

° Richard Floyd: Lexington, NC, 1993, Lumberjack, Stone carving 24″h Black Alberene Soapstone

° Dr. Steve Cobble: Knoxville, TN, 1993, Three Poppies, Carved wall relief 5′ w x 36″ h x 3″ d Spruce burl slabs

° Deana Shoun: Butler, TN, 1993, Indian, Eagle, Engraved Sawmill Blade 24″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Bill Jeter: Jacksonville, FL, 1992, Untitled, Portrait of Sir Bailey of Scott Mill (chocolate lab) Lifesize Fired Clay and Bronze

° Christian Broyhill: Lenoir, NC, 1992, Christian Broyhill, Portrait Lifesize Bronze

° Walter Brank: Weaverville, NC, 1992, Walter Brank, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Robert Lathrop: Waynesville, NC, 1992, Robert Lathrop, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Ron Skelton: Beech Mountain, NC, 1992, Ron Skelton, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Don Iverson : Banner Elk, NC, 1992, Don Iverson , Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Holy Cross Church: Valle Crucis, NC, 1992, 150th Aniversary Cross, Stone carving 7″ h Bronze, marble

° Lloyd Johnson: Newland, NC, 1992, Three Bears, Newell posts 4″ x 4″ posts Wormy chestnut

° Linda & Jim Franklin: Wolf Laurel, NC, 1992, Winter, Wolves, Engraved saw blade 48″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° Mike Conley: Knoxville, TN, 1992, Elephant, Bronze 16″ h x 24″ L x 12″ w Bronze, marble

° John Reckless, MD: Durham, NC, 1992, John Reckless, MD, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay and Bronze

° Bill Manley: Maryville, TN, 1992, Blacksmith, Relief 24″ h x 8″ w Walnut

° Betty Worthington: Blowing Rock, NC, 1992, No Title, Engraved saw blade 24″ dia. Sawblade Engraved steel with heat tints

° H.K. Mirani, MD: Knoxville, TN, 1991, H.K. Mirani, MD, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay
° Buddie Morris: Madisonville, KY, 1991, Buddie Morris, Portrait Lifesize Stone
° Edward & Kathy Brooks: Knoxville, TN, 1991, Untitled, Portraits of Two Children Lifesize Fired Clay ° Ron Peeler: Hickory, NC, 1991, Apollo & The Sun Chariot, Letter opener 10″ L Fossil walrus ivory

° John Blackburn: Linville, NC, 1991, Mountain Man W/ Raven, Splined and dowelled wooden wall relief. 12.5′ h x 6′ w Forked cherry boards

° Bill Manley: Kingston, TN, 1991, Blacksmith, Carving 18″ h Wood, stone
° Hardin Park Elementary: Boone, NC, 1991, Eagle, Column with reliefs by students. 7′ h Fired Clay

° Bud & Pat Deitrich: Knoxville, TN, 1989, Golden Eagle, Finial for structural timber. 38″ h x 24′ w x24″ d Canadian pine

° Bob Mantle: Fairview Heights, IL, 1987, Bob Mantle, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay ° Donald Dillon: Pennsylvania, 1987, Donald Dillon, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay
° June Godshalk:Pennsylvania, 1987, June Godshalk, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay
° Harry Rauscher: Pennsylvania, 1987, Harry Rauscher, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay ° Richard Eberg: Illinois, 1987, Richard Eberg, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° William Roberts: Knoxville, TN, 1986, Untitled, Portraits of Two Children Lifesize Fired Clay

° Marek Pienkowski, MD: Knoxville, TN, 1986, Marek Pienkowski, MD, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Heather Bennett: Fairbanks, Ak, 1984, Heather Bennett, Portrait Lifesize Hydrocal

° Liz Leng: Fairbanks, Ak, 1984, Liz Leng, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Marty Rinio: Fairbanks, Ak, 1984, Elk, 3 wall reliefs Copper repousse

° Moss Mead: Fairbanks, Ak, 1984, Memorial To Siblings, Marble carving 28″ h x 18″ w x 8″ d Marble, engraved copper

° Lee Salisbury: Fairbanks, Ak, 1984, Lee Salisbury, Portrait Lifesize Fired Clay

° Triton College: River Grove, IL, 1981, Portrait Of Frank Lloyd Wright, Modelled and fired clay mortised into square redwood base Lifesize Fired Clay

° More Than 80 Additional Public, Private And Corporate Commissions: 1979-2016, More Than 80 Additional Public, Private And Corporate Commissions,

° Parks Honeywell: Illinois, 1979, Parks Honeywell, Portrait Lifesize Bronze

Awards

° Best Booth In Show: 1991, May, Best Booth In Show, Art In The Park, Blowing Rock, NC

° University Of Alaska-Fairbanks: 1984-1985, University Of Alaska-Fairbanks, Print Making (40hr./wk intensive) with Bill Brody

° Phoenix Sculpture: 1983, Phoenix Sculpture, Jurors choice and University of Alaska Museum purchase award.

° Naguib School Of Sculpture, IL: 1977-1980, Naguib School Of Sculpture, IL, Sculpture: (55-60 hrs./wk intensive.) with Egyptian master sculptor, Mustafa Naguib. Modeling life-size figures, Armatures, Moldmaking,

° Pond Farm Pottery, CA: 1976-1978 and 1980 Summers, Pond Farm Pottery, CA, Pottery with Marguerite Wildenhain, former student at the Weimar Bauhaus

° University Of Alaska-Fairbanks: 1975-1976, University Of Alaska-Fairbanks, Metalsmithing and Woodcarving with Ron Senungetuk. (40-50 hr.wk intensive.)

Exhibits

° Pratt Museum Solo Show: Homer, AK – 8/5/16-10/1/16, 2016, “Heartfelt and Handmade: From Creative Homesteading to the Fine Arts”, Je and Ranja Dean

° Pratt Museum: Homer, AK – June And July, 2016, 2016, “Art and Science of Bears”, “The One That Got Away” bear wall piece

° International Gallery Of Contemporary Art: Anchorage, AK – June 2016, 2016, “Bears! Contemporary Images of the Ursidae”, Bear sculptures

° Ptarmigan Arts Gallery: Homer, AK – May 2016, 2016, Je , Ranja and M’fanwy Dean, Sculptures, wall pieces and prints

° The Inn At The Tayor House: 1993, The Inn At The Tayor House, Valle Crucis, NC ° Artful Palette: 1993, Artful Palette, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
° Banner Elk Arts Festival: 1992-1993, Banner Elk Arts Festival, Banner Elk, NC
° Hound Ears Club: 1992, Hound Ears Club, Boone, NC

° Home Of Hunt & Robin Broyhill: 1992, Home Of Hunt & Robin Broyhill, Lenoir, NC

° Artful Palette: 1992, Artful Palette, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

° Village Arts And Craft Show: 1992, Village Arts And Craft Show, Asheville, NC

° Art In The Park: 1991-1993, Art In The Park, Blowing Rock, NC

° Hillskills: 1991, Hillskills, Greenville, SC

° Expressions Gallery: 1990, Expressions Gallery, Blowing Rock, NC

° Dollywood National Crafts Festival: 1986,1987,1989, Dollywood National Crafts Festival, Pigeon Forge, TN

° Southern Accents: 1986, Southern Accents, Knoxville, TN

° All-Alaska Juried Show: 1985, All-Alaska Juried Show,

° Alaska Poster & Graphics Show: 1984, Alaska Poster & Graphics Show,

° University Of Alaska Student Art Show: 1984, University Of Alaska Student Art Show, Fairbanks, AK

° Ascension Gallery: 1984, Ascension Gallery, One-Person Show, Fairbanks, AK

° Fairbanks North Star Borough-wide Juried Craft Show: 1982-1984, Fairbanks North Star Borough-wide Juried Craft Show, Fairbanks, AK

° Alaskaland Civic Center Local Group Show: 1981, Alaskaland Civic Center Local Group Show,

Teaching

° Girdwood Fine Arts Camp: 2015, Girdwood Fine Arts Camp, Clay sculpture with 5-15 year olds.
° Private Instruction In My Studio: 2004, Private Instruction In My Studio, Portrait sculpture
° University Of Alaska Fine Arts Camp: 1980’s, University Of Alaska Fine Arts Camp, Teaching clay sculpture.

° Artists In Schools: 1978-1984, Artists In Schools, Extensive teaching clay sculpture in the Artists in Schools program in Fairbanks area schools. Work with K-12 classes.

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