Jamie Thome

Jamie works primarily with books, collages, installations, and layering oil pastels on top of things. As a teaching artist, she visits public schools to integrate the arts into the classroom curriculum and works at the Evanston Public Library as a library assistant wherever she is needed. Her visual arts work has been shown all over, including in Evanston.

Education:

  • University of Central Missouri – B.F.A. in Art; B.A. in English and Creative Writing
  • Columbia College Chicago – M.F.A. Interdisciplinary Book and Paper Arts

Media:

Collage, book arts, installation

Website:

www.evanstonmade.org/projects/jamie-thome/

Other interests and inspirations:

Reading, writing, running

Jamie’s teaching style:

She believes in generosity and kindness in all things, including teaching.

Jamie loves EAC because . . .

Each student is unique and inspiring.

Class Department: