Debra is currently creating mostly monoprints and handmade books. She’s a printmaker, teacher, docent and mentor. She teaches drawing and painting to adults in Scotch Plains as well as printmaking at the Visual Arts Center of NJ and the Baird in South Orange. Debra has taught art to elementary students in Essex Fells and Summit for over 15 years. She has a BFA in printmaking from Rhode Island School of Design.
One of her monoprints recently won “Best in Show” in the Gaelen Juried art show in Whippany NJ. Over the past year Debra has had her art in numerous shows in New Jersey as well as in exhibitions in the Abecedarian gallery in Denver Colorado, the University of Denver library, and the Asheville BookWorks in Ashville, NC. Her work can be seen in the permanent collections of the Tufts University Library, Newark Public Library and the Brooklyn Art library. She has been part of editions in the Museum of Modern Art Library, the National Gallery of Art Library, Washington, DC, and the Victoria and Albert Museum Book Collection, London, England.