Krista Schoening is a painter, draftsman and printmaker.
She recently earned her MFA in painting and drawing at the University of Washington, and is now pursuing an MA in Art History at the same institution. Previously she studied painting and drawing with Anthony Ryder, in NM; and with Michelle Tully and Timothy Stotz, in France. Schoening has taught as assistant faculty at Studio Escalier, and as a teaching assistant at the University of Washington. Before becoming a painter, she received her BA from the University of Notre Dame in anthropology and Spanish. Schoening also spent time as a humanitarian aid worker, and as a graduate student in anthropology (PhD track, Cornell University). She is an avid gardener.