Felisa Prieto

Teacher/Mentor

BFA

Education

Felisa holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with emphasis in Environmental Art, Sustainability and Textiles from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Experience

Felisa has been teaching art to young audiences for more than 10 years. She has
develop programs to serve the communities at risk in cities like Houston where she taught photography and animation at Texas Children Hospital, and schools in the outskirt neighborhoods. Felisa also developed programming for at-risk communities while working at Young At Art including the YAA On The Go Bus, and the cultural programming for Bailey Contemporary Arts in Pompano Beach.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Felisa has a 5th cousin who was canonized in 2008, making her the first Colombian Saint.
  • Make Art
  • Plant Trees
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