Carolyn Chaffee



  • BA Studio Art and Illustration, Seattle Pacific University, Honors Student, 2016


  • Christian Studies Teacher and Fine Art Teacher Aide, Live Oak Academy, 2017–present
  • 1st-6th grade Fine Art Teacher Aide, Merida, Mexico, 2017
  • 6th-12th grade English Literature Teacher, Merida, Mexico, 2017
  • Certified Grumbacher Fine Art Instructor and Tutor, 2016–present
  • Intern for Art Director of The Other Journal, (art and theology), 2014
  • Fine Art Exhibitions:
    • “Passageway,” Twin Pines Art Center, Belmont, 2018
    • “Spiritual Discoveries,” Peninsula Bible Church, Cupertino 2018
    • “20th Annual Postcards from the Edge,” Gallery 524, NYC, 2018
    • “Radical Disruption,” Twin Pines Art Center, Belmont, 2017
    • “Living the Beatitudes,” Peninsula Bible Chuch, Cupertino, 2017
    • “Intuition,” Senior Exhibition, SPU Art Center, Seattle, 2016


  • Past ministries:
    • Art therapy volunteer at homeless shelter for youth
    • Sunday school teacher, camp counselor
    • Bible study small group leader
  • Member:
    • Christians in the Visual Arts
    • Visual Arts Ministry at Peninsula Bible Church, Cupertino


  • Former homeschool student
  • Interests: playing violin and flute, reading, creative writing, yoga, hiking, camping.
  • Life quotes:
    The mountains are calling, and I must go.” – John Muir
    There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.” – Van Gogh