Phoebe Schweizer West's Profile
running snail & rainbow was the title Phoebe gave her first drawing. Long lost under piles of subsequent scrawlings and illustrations, the name serves as a wonderful reminder of the vivid, ironic imagination and contagious self-assuredness that all children share.
Phoebe was officially trained in the fields of art, theatre, and design by Hollins University, Bucknell University, and a graphic design firm in Zurich. She was unofficially trained by the Swiss cow pastures of her youth, a saucy Caribbean chef-neighbor, the dank basement where she drafted archeological finds, her first job in a photo lab, and her latest job at one delicious cheese shop. She thinks that there's something to learn from everywhere, everything, and everybody, and values her imagination as one of her greatest assets. Her extensive time living in England, France, and Switzerland inspires and imbues her…
- Born on June 1
- Joined January 19, 2011
- Phoebe Schweizer West
- Staunton, VA, United States