Visual Arts

Talented visual artists will work with students of all ages in creating a memorable process and exciting products.  Workshops are in a variety of media representing art from all over the world.

Graduate students, faculty, and staff from UI’s School of Art & Art History are experts in their fields.  Artists will tailor their workshops to meet your needs.

Graduate/Post-Graduate

Sam Mitchell

Sam Mitchell received her Master's of Fine Arts in Metals and Jewelry from the University of Iowa. She can teach basic metal/jewelry skills such as sawing, filing forming and riveting. More advanced skills could include, but not limited to,...

Yelena Mass

Yelena Mass is currently studying for her Master's of Fine Arts in Metals and Jewelry at University of Iowa. She can teach basic metal/jewelry skills (filing, forming, sawing), as well as more advanced skills such as (TIG) welding and fabrication...

Greta Songe

Greta Songe is a native of South Louisiana. She earned her BFA from Louisiana State University in Painting and Drawing and and MFA from University of Iowa in Painting with a minor in Printmaking. She has shown nationally and internationally as an...

Faculty

Timothy Barrett

Timothy Barrett, associate research scientist at the UI Center for the Book, offers lectures, demonstrations and workshops for adult groups on topics related to papermaking. Barrett's specialties include the history and technique of Western and...

Julie Leonard

Julie Leonard offers a workshop related to book art.