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Jamie Pettit is a mixed-media artist and art teacher who taught elementary art for 20 years in Austin I.S.D. Jamie also managed, designed, and taught a summer art program in Austin for 11 years. After graduating from the University of Houston in 1997 with a BFA in Studio Art, Jamie attended UT Austin and obtained her art teacher’s certification in 1998. Jamie has exhibited her personal artwork in Houston and Austin, most recently being chosen for The People’s Gallery 2020 show at Austin City Hall. She believes art is essential and is excited about projectART’s youth art mission and advocating for art education in the Wimberley area.
Jennifer Ober graduated from UT Austin with a BFA in Studio Art. She added her TX teaching certification in 2001 and taught K-6 art in Austin ISD for 10 years, earning Teacher of the Year in 2007. Jennifer was part of the Austin ISD art curriculum writing team and was instrumental in the origins of the Cherrywood Art Fair and Little Artist Big Artist program, both of which benefited the art program at Maplewood Elementary. After moving to Wimberley Jennifer opened up her private studio, Agua Fresca Studios, to summer camps and after school art classes. These days Jennifer spends much of her time with her two young daughters, teaching creative, small art classes in her studio and as a guest teacher in her daughters’ classrooms. She thoroughly enjoys supporting and advocating for the art programs in Wimberley schools as a founding member of projectART Wimberley, and expanding the reach of youth art opportunities through innovative programming such as projectMENTOR and projectARTSPACE.
projectART WimberleyOfficers, directors, trustees, and key employees
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projectART WimberleyBoard of directors
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