LAUREN BECKER DOWNEY holds a BFA in Weaving and Textile Design from Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia. She also studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and the University of Utah. For many years, she exhibited woven tapestries and painted fabrics of abstract, nonrepresentational imagery. Lauren now uses Mosaics and Painted Furniture as the medium for her expression. As one of the Founders of Bravo School of Art, the Director of Workshops at the Art Academy of San Diego, and the former owner of Bravo Gallery and Bravo Workshop, Lauren has been involved in San Diego’s arts community since 1990. She has been teaching art and fine crafts to adults throughout San Diego County since 1992.
TEXTILE ART Ages 7 - Adult
COLLAGED VALENTINE • RUSTIC HOLIDAY GIFT WRAP • MENORAH PAINTED TRAY • CHALLAH COVER • CHUPPAH SQUARE • PRAYER FLAG PROJECT • KIMONO, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA STYLE • VOODOO DOLL • MARDI GRAS MASK • TU B'SHVAT PAINTED CERAMIC SERVING PLATTER • PURIM MASK MAKING • PASSOVER PAINTED GLASS SEDER PLATE • PUT A BIRD ON YOUR TOTE BAG • FLOOR CLOTH • PAINTED PET MAT • INFUSED HERBAL VINEGAR • BUSINESS OF BEING AN ARTIST • RUSTIC GIFT WRAP • CURLY GIRL DRYING TOWEL
Bravo School of Art • 2690 Historic Decatur Rd Studio 206 San Diego CA 92106 • 619-223-0058