Atlas Gizzi

Teacher/Mentor

MA

Education

Atlas graduated from Macalester College in 2007 with a degree in Psychology and minor in Studio Art. They received their Masters in Psychology from Boston University, and teacher certification from Illinois State University in Art Education.

Experience

Atlas has taught art at the middle school level for six years and tutored one-on-one in a variety of subjects including Science, Algebra, and English for the past three years. They have been making art since they were a kid and have tried just about every media you can think of including: photography, digital drawing, pencil, sculpture, fibers, ceramics, mixed media, oil, watercolor, and acrylic painting.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Atlas is currently teaching themself web development including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • They have too many hobbies including golf, sewing, gardening, and home improvement projects.
  • They live in Minneapolis with their cat Mia and enjoy tea every morning.
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