Patricia Christiansen is a high school teacher from central Iowa. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with an emphasis in Drawing from the University of Iowa (2000) and a Master’s of Art degree in Art Education from Iowa State University (2005). Patricia enjoys teaching all media particularly Ceramics, Sculpture, Photography, and Drawing. Her passion in education lies in instructional development, assessment, and technology in the arts. Patricia strives to create fun and highly productive environments within her classroom that promote a sense of community.