Lesley Anne Numbers: Printmaking

Lesley Anne Numbers Artist Statement: Lesley Numbers is an artist, mother and earth-tender born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin on ancestral Ho-Chunk land. She holds a B.S. in Art Education and an MFA in Printmaking, both from UW-Madison. Her art practice is rooted in a sense of spirit, curiosity and reverie and her imagery is…

Alyssa Martz: Ceramics

Alyssa Martz Artist Statement: I use red earthenware clay to create unique functional pottery using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. I love exploring quirky forms, texture patterns, and colorful surface decoration. My main influences are rustic modern design, folk art, and vintage illustration. My goal for each piece is to celebrate human touch and the idiosyncrasies that are evident…

Hannah O’Hare Bennett: Papermaking

Hannah O’Hare Bennett Artist Statement: From the moment we are born until we die, we are almost constantly in contact with cloth. Without thinking about it, we are familiar with its varied qualities–the simplicity of white cotton, the luxury of silk velvet, the flexibility of knitting, the structure of weaving. We can see history in…