Allyson Mellberg Taylor's Profile
I am an artist and professor living and working in Virginia. My work mostly consists of drawings, prints, and soft sculptures with some egg tempera painting and ceramics now and then. I often collaborate with my husband Jeremy Taylor. We are both members of the North Carolina Gallery Collaborative Team Lump. I am also represented by Cinders Gallery in Brooklyn. One thing that is consistent in the work that we make is that we always use non-toxic paints, inks, glues, and we try to use as many recycled materials as possible (90% of the fabric we use is recycled).
My painting professor in undergrad said that everything in the world exists to get in the way of you making things. I am finding that this is true and fighting it! I am currently in the process of trying to do lots of things, like: make more art, bake more, teach less, worry less, have more fun, help others, be a better person, and be near…
- Born on July 26
- Joined April 10, 2007