Amy is an interior designer, instructor, and artist. She uses her college education in both the studio arts and interior design as the foundation for creating harmoniously balanced spaces. She has valuable experience in commercial and residential design with a strong focus on sustainable and green practices and products.
- Northern Illinois University - B.A. in Studio Arts and Art History
- Harrington College of Design - A.A.S. in Interior Design
Painting, drawing, photography, drafting, sketching
Other interests and inspirations:
She is inspired by local artists and has instructed art classes for adults with developmental disabilities as a way of reaching out to the Evanston community.
Amy's teaching style:
She enjoys the connections created in the classroom and through the design process. Space planning is at the core of her designs, which ensures functionality and comfort in a space, especially a home. She empowers her students by sharing her knowledge of color, scale, texture and basic design principles found in all art form forms.
Amy loves EAC because . . .
She is grateful for her fellow instructors, artists on exhibition, and the staff, all of which contribute to the overall experience of teaching in the community and forming lasting connections.