Amaranta Ibarra Sandys
Amaranta Ibarra-Sandys graduated from Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes in Mexico City specializing in Ceramics. She has been an Art Educator since 2000, right after she moved back to Seattle. She has taught for many cultural events, schools, community center and festivals. Her most recent creations are delightful shadow boxes with Dia de los Muertos as their main theme. She uses recycled objects, fabric, clay, bottle caps, loteria cards, found images, found objects and lots of creativity.
Amaranta just recently finished working on a Public Art Project or ‘little bridge’ in South Park, working with kids from Concord and families from Cesar Chavez Village and neighbors.