Faculty

Faculty

Janet Arsenault MS, Special Education, Johns Hopkins University; BFA, Art Education, Virginia Commonwealth University. Teaching experience: Frost Center, Rockville; Frederick County Public Schools.

Anne Boyer MAT, Maryland Institute College of Art; BA, University of Maryland College Park. Teaching experience: Montgomery County Public Schools, Frederick County Public Schools.

Beth Carey BA, Art Education, St. Mary’s College of Maryland; studied at the Gemological Institute of America. Teaching experience: Hagerstown Community College, Frederick County Public Schools.

Lesa Cook BA, University of South Carolina, George Mason University, Corcoran School of Art. Teaching experience: Frederick Community College. Exhibits regionally.

Georgina Copanzzi Studied at Montgomery College, Jewelry Arts Institute; Delaplaine Arts Center. Founder GMC Designs.

Jenna Gianni MFA in Ceramic Arts, Hood College; MA in Ceramic Arts, Hood College; BA in English, Hood College. Teaching experience: Hood College, VisArts. Exhibits regionally.

Jeff Greer BA, Indiana University at Indianapolis. Teaching experience: Indianapolis Art Center. Professional photographer.

Becky Jane Harrington Becky Jane Harrington is a Frederick based seamstress and designer. As a prominent member of the local community and ethical movement in fashion, she focuses on vintage fabric and recycling materials.

John Kachik BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art. Teaching experience: MICA. Award-winning freelance illustrator. Exhibits regionally.

Brittani Locke BFA, University of Baltimore County, specializing in Print Media. Teaching experience: Pyramid Atlantic Art Center. Exhibits regionally.

Jan McIntyre-Creager BFA, Corcoran College of Art + Design; AA Fine Art, Frederick Community College. Teaching experience: Corcoran College of Art + Design, Frederick County YMCA, Rosehill Manor; private instructor. Exhibits internationally.

David Modler BS and Master of Education in Art Education, Towson State University; MFA in painting, James Madison University. Modler currently works as an Assistant Professor of Art in the Department of Contemporary Art at Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.

Mark Palmquist BS, Industrial Design, Georgia Institute of Technology; Center for Furniture Craftsmanship; Danish Institute for Furniture Design. Founder and director, Mark Palmquist Design.

Calvin Edward Ramsburg Studied with Vo-Dinh Mai. Teaching experience: Artist-in-Residence, Maryland State Arts Council; Frederick County Public Schools. Exhibits internationally.

Joh Ricci BFA, Kutztown University, PA; concentration in fibers. She is self-taught in many of the techniques currently applied to her contemporary, sculptural baskets and vessels. Exhibited at juried art and fine craft shows including The Smithsonian Craft Show and The Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, as well as invitational shows. Her work is included in an array of publications including Fiber Art Today, Fiberarts Design Books, 500 Baskets and Fiberart Now, as well as private collections throughout the US.

Tom Semmes Studied at Rhode Island School of Design; Master Artists Program at Compass Atelier, Rockville. Teaching Experience: 505 North Gallery, Compass Atelier, Shepherd University, Yellow Barn Studio. Exhibits regionally.

Virgina Warwick MFA, Rinehart School of Sculpture, MICA; BA, UMD, College Park. Teaching experience: Frederick Community College. Exhibits regionally.

Paul Wilson Studied at the Schuler School of Fine Arts, Baltimore and with portrait painter Daniel Greene, New York. Teaching experience: Blue Elephant, Griffin Arts Center, Hagerstown Portrait Group, Shab Row Studio.

Deborah Winram MFA, University of Delaware. Teaching experience: Shepherd University, FCPS, Buck’s County Community College, University of Delaware. Individual Artist Award, MSAC. Professional organizer.