2017 DUMA Biennial artist, Peggy Johnston

Peggy Johnston, Des Moines, Iowa
Caterpillar, 2016, leather, beads, monofilament, thread, crinoline, copper studs, 8.5x18x4.25

Peggy Johnston graduated from the University of Wyoming with degrees in art and education. Since then she has continued her studies in painting, printing and the book arts. She has taught locally in the public schools and at the Des Moines Art Center. She has also conducted workshops across the country. Her award winning work is in public and private collections nationally and internationally, including the National Museum for Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C.