Dodd Printmaking and Book Arts Faculty Eileen Wallace is featured in two exhibitions. New Impressions 2017 is an international exhibit of letterpress printing at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum in Two Rivers, WI. Wallace will also be exhibited in American Fiber at the Morgan Conservatory in Cleveland, OH, where only 50 pieces out of 205 submissions were selected.
Eileen Wallace is a Lecturer in the Printmaking and Book Arts area of the School of Art. Prior to her arrival at UGA, she worked full-time under the imprint Mile Wide Press, printing commission letterpress jobs and making custom boxes and books. Wallace also served as caretaker for the archives of Mountain House Press, the private press of Dard Hunter, noted papermaking scholar and fine press printer. She has taught numerous workshops across the country, including at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Deer Isle, ME and at Penland School of Crafts in Penland, NC where she was also a Resident Artist. Wallace is the curator of Masters: Book Arts, published by Lark Books. She has served as co-director of the Paper & Book Intensive and on the board of Hand Papermaking Magazine. Eileen holds an MFA in Book Arts and an MLS, both from the University of Alabama.