Jess Leonard

Jess is a visual artist living in Evanston. Her work is primarily rooted in photographic processes, but she has also dabbled in ceramics, fibers, painting, and print making.

Education:

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago – B.F.A.

Media:

Photography, alternative processes, ceramics

Areas of focus:

Screen printing on textiles

Website:

www.jessleonardart.com

Other interests and inspirations:

Outside of art making, Jess loves to cook, travel, and be in nature.

Jess’s teaching style:

She structures her lesson plans around providing her students with as much choice as possible with an emphasis on experimentation and learning through making.

Jess loves EAC because . . .

It offers such a wide variety of mediums for students to experiment in! It's so exciting to see works created involving multiple mediums, departments, and teachers.

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