2010 Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program with a major in ceramics.
2001 Humber College of Applied Arts and Technologies, Toronto, Ontario
Creative Photography diploma program.
2011 Sturt Contemporary Craft Centre Artist in Residence Mittagong, Australia
2010 NSCAD/New Glasgow Community Artist in Residence New Glasgow, NS
2008 Marguerite I. Vernon Memorial Trust Scholarship
2007 Windfall Bursary
April 13 – 21, 2011 Apian NSCAD/New Glasgow Community Artist Residency
February 15 – 21, 8 degrees centigrade Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
February 2011 Atlantic Craft Trade World Trade Convention Centre, Show – Emerging Artist Halifax,NS
February 2011 In Residence NSCAD Port Loggia, Halifax, NS
June 2010 The Grad Show NSCAD Port Loggia, Halifax, NS
December 2009 Earth, Wind, and Fire NSCAD Ceramic Department, Halifax, NS
November 2009 Fragile: Handle With Care NSCAD Port Loggia, Halifax, NS
April 2009 Are You Experienced? NSCAD Ceramic Department, Halifax, NS
January 2009 Works in Process NSCAD Port Loggia, Halifax, NS
November 2008 Gynamic Ceramic NSCAD Port Loggia, Halifax, NS
March 2007 Kitchen – The Annual Khyber Institute of Contemporary Art,
Members Show Halifax,NS
February 2006 The Quilt Show Seamrippers Craft Collective, Vancouver, BC
Harvie, Danny. Interview for EastLink Magazine . Airdate 1 May – 8 May 2011.
Graham, Monica. “New Glasgow studio gives ceramicist a ‘chance to create’.” The Chronicle Herald 5 April 2011: E3.
Flinn, Sue Carter. “Product of the Week: Hearts at Seeds: Alana Wilson’s porcelain one of a kind hearts make us fluttery”. The Coast 12 February, 2010.
2011 Fire Tower Observer Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Foothills District
2010-2011 Studio Assistant Fenn Martin, Ohio Valley, NS
2010 Fire Tower Observer Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Foothills District
2010 Student Assistant Ceramic Department, NSCAD, Halifax, NS
2010 Workshop Facilitator School Arts Program, Halifax Regional Municipality, Lower Sackville,NS
2009 Event Staff and Volunteer Khyber Institute of Contemporary Art, Halifax, NS
2009 Fire Tower Observer Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Foothills District
2005-2008 Cook Various camp and city kitchens
2000-2004 Treeplanter Various camp locations throughout the Canadian wilderness