Instructors

Tesni Stephen

About the Instructor

Tesni Stephen

Tesni Stephen holds a BFA in Apparel Design from Rhode Island School of Design and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Art Education from Virginia Commonwealth University. Life has taken her through many jobs including being an English teacher in Japan, a visual merchandiser all over the world, a museum technician in a costume and textiles collection, and even learning the art of millinery with Ignatius Hats in Petersburg, Virginia! She loves teaching at the Visual Arts Center because of her love of discovering how things are created, meeting and forming relationships with people, and helping others to love learning and creating.

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