IRISSanta Cruz, California, USA
Iris Weaver is a mixed media artist, photographer, a sometimes poet and a sometimes dancer. She grew up making collage with her collage artist and art therapist mother. Iris went to art school at The Royal Academy of Art in The Hague and then at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam on weekends while teaching in The Netherlands. She is currently teaching children art and is a classroom teacher in Bonny Doon, California. Iris often includes her own photographs, drawings and paintings in her collage. Her collage focuses on images of women, dance, swimming, vintage fitness, water, flowers, architecture and places she’s traveled to and loved.