Amanda Pearman Snavely

3729 SE Madison Street

Portland, Oregon 97214

Telephone:  919-740-7010





North Carolina State University, School of Design 1996

Bachelors of Environmental Design, GPA 3.29, Cum Laude, Dean’s List        

Solo Exhibitions:  

Old School Coffee at Portland Community College, April to June 2017

Juried Exhibitions:

“On the Edge”  -  SAQA Oregon show at The Oregon Historical Society May to Aug 2019;

                     Juror Pat Pauley         

“Shifting Tides” -  SAQA MultiRegion touring show 2019-2021; juror Ann Johnson

“Metamorphosis” - SAQA Global touring show  2018-2021; juror David Hornung

Group Exhibitions:  

“International World Poet and Author Challenge Quilt 2019, Japan, France, USA 2019

“36 Questions”: The Esther Building, Vancouver, Washington, April 2018

“RED”: Angst Gallery, Vancouver, Washington, September 2017

“TextureScapes: Artists from NCSU College of Design”, Hampton Inn Downtown, Raleigh, NC, March 2015        

Juried Shows, Gallery Representation, and Wholesale Showrooms:                              

Exhibited as KdA’s, LLC  

Wayne County Arts Council (Goldsboro, NC), 2011-2013

Craftsman Classic Shows (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia), 2004-2012

Southern Christmas Show (Charlotte, NC), 2003-2011

New York International Gift Fair Handmade Division, 2005-2009

America’s Mart Atlanta Accessories Show, 2008

America’s Mart Atlanta Gift Show, 2005-2008

Las Vegas Magic Show, 2008

Weikels – showroom America’s Mart Atlanta, 2007-2008

Kansas Gift Market, 2007

DC Gift Market 2005-2007

Maison de Vie – showroom America’s Mart Atlanta, 2005-2007

GLM Boston, 2005

America’s Mart Atlanta Apparel Show, 2004

GLM Orlando, 2004

SOLO Art Gallery (Winston-Salem, NC), 2003-2005

Southern Women’s Shows (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia), 2003-2005

Collaborative Art  

Scarf Tree Project: Glenwood South Neighborhood Collaborative (Raleigh, NC), 2014        


Hampton Inn & Suites – Raleigh Downtown (Raleigh, North Carolina)


2015 Corporate Art Commission, Bubble Girl, Exterior Mural, Heat Applied Graphic Film, Hampton Inn & Suites - Raleigh Downtown, Raleigh, NC

Teaching History

Wayne County Arts Council

Summer Art Class for Kids:  Art and Jazz                                                           2013        


2015 Public Art Grant, Cool Walkings, Raleigh, NC  

Movie Reel, a permanent crosswalk art installation

Raleigh Arts Commission, Downtown Raleigh Alliance, Raleigh Public Works, Glenwood South Neighborhood Collective


“Public Art: Citizen-Initiated Projects”, The City of Raleigh, January 12, 2016

“Pop-Up Culture”, The CW TV Now,December 2015

“Citizen-Initiated Public Art Projects”, The Office of Raleigh Arts, Raleigh Arts Flash,    December 16, 2015

“Glenwood South Crosswalks”, The Raleigh Connoisseur, November 4, 2015

“Turn to the Creative Conquerors”, University of North Carolina School of Government, November 12, 2015

“Walk all over me (please!)”, Raleigh Magazine, October 2015

“Street Art Arrives in Glenwood South”, Technician, October 19, 2015

“Street Art Project Coming to Glenwood South in Raleigh”,Triangle Business Journal,      October 14, 2015


“Special Collaborations Lead to Downtown Raleigh's First Permanent Street Art Installation”, Downtown Raleigh Alliance, October 13, 2015

“Winning Designs”, The News & Observer, September 13, 2015

Shop Local Raleigh, August 18, 2015

“Crosswalk Art”, Storefronts Winston-Salem, August 7, 2015

“TextureScapes Show”, BEST - Beautifying Emerging Spaces Together, March 11, 2015

“Glenwood South's 'Scarf Tree'”, Raleigh DLA, December 3, 2014

“Tree Sweaters II”, Glenwood South Neighborhood Collective, December 2014

Residents of Glenwood South neighborhood in Raleigh knit tree sweater for community”, The News&Observer, November 21, 2014

Professional Memberships and Affiliations        

Studio Art Quilt Associates, Oregon Exhibition Coordinator

Studio Art Quilt Associates, member

Surface Design Association, member

Columbia Fiber Guild, member

High Fiber Diet, member

B.E.S.T. (Beautifying Emerging Spaces Together), member

The Arts Council of Wayne County, member