Yuka Petz’s work straddles multiple disciplines, including book arts, graphic design, and 3D paper works. She received an MFA in Book Arts/Printmaking from the University of the Arts and a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. She has taught adult and youth workshops throughout Seattle, New Orleans, and in Japan. Yuka recently relocated to the Pacific Northwest from New Orleans, where she had co-founded SIFT and The Artist Book Collection at Paper Machine. Her work has been exhibited internationally and across the US, and her artist’s books are in the special collections of several public & university libraries.