Kayla Ackelson, Instructor

I am an artist, DIY enthusiast, aspiring morning person, mental health advocate, and lover of all things plants, adventure, and design. Right now I am really enjoying working in different art mediums, exploring the possibilities, and seeing what new combinations and...
Carl Altman, Instructor

Carl Altman, Instructor

I’ve always enjoyed stained glass artwork in churches and homes. About 7 years ago, I finally signed up for an introduction to stained glass course at Reading Area Community College. Upon completion I immediately signed up for the intermediate course. I was hooked. I...
Anne Aycock, Instructor

Anne Aycock, Instructor

Anne Aycock I love wool! And although I came to fiber as a tool for artistic expression later in life, I am now far down the rabbit hole of yarn love. In addition to teaching knitting and other fiber arts, I own a small yarn business. When I look for wool for my...
Krysta Bernhardt, Instructor

Krysta Bernhardt, Instructor

Krysta graduated with honors with a B.F.A. in Musical Theater from the University of the Arts. She is an independent artist and has taught piano, voice and dance in the Philadelphia area for over 20 years. She has collaborated on and helped publish creative music...
Kathryn Briggs, Instructor

Kathryn Briggs, Instructor

Kathryn Briggs is a comic creator, art teacher, and artist based in the Greater Philadelphia area.  Her love affair with comics began in 2012 while pursuing an MFA at Dundee University, Scotland.  She has created a variety of zines, comics, and even a deck of playing...
Hailey Bryant, Instructor

Hailey Bryant, Instructor

For me education and learning are at the forefront of everything I do. Whether it is teaching others or educating myself. I have a BFA in Fiber and Textiles from University of the Arts and a MS in Arts Administration and Museum Leadership from Drexel University. Since...