Sam Mera

Title/Description: Admissions Counselor. My territories include South Jersey, Delaware, DC, Maryland and Virginia.

Relationship to the Arts: I'm a freelance illustrator and book artist. I have always known I wanted to pursue art unlike everyone else in my family. I have also worked at the Philadelphia Magic Gardens and Center for Creative Works teaching art to adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities.

Hobbies/Interests: Reading, traveling, painting, screenprinting, trying new food, and coffee, tons and tons of coffee.

Education/Background: I received my BFA in Illustration and a Minor in Book Arts/Printmaking from the University of the Arts in 2012. 

I also speak Spanish.