Julia Carpenter

June 2017

Julia Carpenter is best known for her large process-oriented paintings and drawings of birds and mammals. Carpenter holds a Master of Fine Arts from Montana State University and a BS in Art Education at University of Wisconsin-Madison. In Washington since 2010, Carpenter works as faculty at the Art Institute of Seattle, as well as a teacher at Kirkland Arts Center and Daniel Smith Artist Supplies.

"My work and process with its incessant adding, removing, scratching and carving into the media is a celebration of the tenacious life of these timorous beasties."