Katie Simpson

Katie Simpson

Teaching Artist

Experiencing doubts in career choice

Find what you enjoy and stick with it.

Katie Simpson shares her experiences with doubts in whether or not she choose the right career for herself.

What is a teaching Artist and how Katie became one

Everyone should experience art.

Katie explains what a teaching Artist does and what she did to become one.

What kind of training is needed to become an artist

Perfect your craft.

Katie goes into detail about what kind of credentials she needed in order for her to become an artist.

Full Podcast

Katie Simpson’s enthusiasm and appreciation toward art and the creation of art is nearly unmatched! Katie earned her Master’s of Fine Arts at the City College of New York, after which she returned to her hometown of Santa Cruz and began to spread the love of art through teaching. Tune in as Katie talks about her career journey and discusses the lessons she picked up along the way.