1976 she joined the staff at the Spartanburg Arts Council as their
artist in residence. During her years with the Arts Council, she
conducted adult pottery classes, promoted the visual arts through the
visiting arts program in the public schools and established a pottery
studio. At present she continues to produce her ceramics art in the
Spartanburg area. Over her thirty-year career Amy has won numerous
awards for her smoked fired ceramics and figurative sculptures. Her
ceramics have sold both nationally and abroad.