About

Lauren is an instructor and artist based out of North Carolina. She teaches workshops for children and young artists, with an emphasis on process and creative expression. Lauren’s illustrative artwork focuses on the magical and elusive presence of animals in dreams, myths, and folktales.

Education

BA in Studio Ceramics

Berea College 200-2004

Masters in Art Education P-12

Eastern Kentucky University 2008-2010

Skills

  • Drawing
  • Relief Printmaking
  • Illustration
  • Watercolor and Ink
  • Drypoint Etching
  • Mixed Media
  • Lesson and workshop planning and implementation
  • Studio Management
  • Community outreach and engagement

Artwork/Exhibition

Group Exhibition, Charlotte Art League 2018

Site-specific installation, “Woven”, Charlotte, NC 2015

Group Exhibition, Bluegrass Printmakers Cooperative 2014

Group Exhibition, Bluegrass Printmakers Cooperative 2013

Experience

Artist, C3 Lab, 2019

Artist, Charlotte Art League, 2018

Art Instructor, Ludmila Fine Art Academy, 2018-present

Art Workshop Leader, Ballantyne Jewish Center 2017-2018

Fine Art and Craft Educator, Rocky River High School 2016-2017

Art Instructor, Community Charter School 2015-2016

Private Art instructor, 2012-present

Living Arts and Science Center Outreach Educator, 2010-2013

Studio Ceramic Intern, Berea College, 2001-2004