Sheila Edwards

Sheila Edwards

Sheila Edwards

  • B.A., psychology, Marquette University, 1992
  • M.F.A., furniture design, Savannah College of Art and Design, 2003
First year at SCAD:

"Amplification of knowledge and passion through collaboration."


Designed and installed exhibits at ICFF, NeoCon, Milan Furniture Fair, SOFA Chicago

Awards, recognition and honors

ICFF Editors Award, Design School, 2004


Member, The Furniture Society; American Society of Furniture Designers

Previous Positions

Child care supervisor, Hephzibah Home for Children, Oak Park, Illinois; educational assistant, Jornada Elementary School, Las Cruces, New Mexico; project supervisor, JTC Construction, Cleveland, Ohio; promotional liaison, School of Design, SCAD, Savannah, Georgia; professor of furniture design, SCAD, Savannah, Georgia

Courses Taught

  • FURN 308 Design Studio: Electronic Furniture Design
  • FURN 742 Directed Research in Furniture Design
  • FURN 754 Directed Studies I
  • FURN 764 Directed Studies II
  • FURN 770 Professional Practices in Furniture Design
  • FURN 790 Furniture Design MFA Thesis