Miss Christina teaches creative art, studio art classes and is our portfolio consultant.
Major in Fine Art My passion for art, my value of education, and my BFA degree has prepared me to teach and motivate young artists. My experience as a teacher has allowed me to create and implement exciting, educational lesson plans while building trust and developing positive relationships with youth, parents, and staff. I have a genuine passion for working with children and young adults, and it's invaluable for me to always be a patient, caring and fun mentor to my students. At US Arts, I use these tools in conjunction with their exceptional program to stimulate young creative minds.
Mr. Hsiao teaches 2D/3D classes at U.S. Arts & Design
Currently a Lead Designer for a Medical/Dental laboratory in Irvine, Mr. Hsiao primary focus is to create visual and graphical contents for marketing and business development, as well as technical and medical illustration. In the past, he has worked in an Architecture firm as a Visualization Specialist, as well as an intern in a game studio in Santa Monica. So Mr. Hsiao background is quite diverse with different perspectives and experiences he has gathered throughout his career.
Mrs. Kaitrin teaches Studio art classes and is our portfolio consultant.
Kaitrin Mathew is a Los Angeles and Orange County based artist. She received her BFA from California Institute of the Arts, her Masters in Art Education from University of the Arts, and is currently an MFA candidate in Drawing and Painting at California State University, Fullerton. She has taught studio art in a variety of settings including art museums, universities, schools, and art organizations. Kaitrin’s drawings, paintings, and prints explore the landscape from several vantage points including the relationships between speed and stillness, time, ephemera, phenomena and perception.
- BFA in Drawing and Painting from Cal State Fullerton - MFA in Fine Arts from Washington University, St. Louis MO - Teaching 2D Design & Color Theory at IVC - After-school art program teacher at Newland Elementary school - Experienced in teaching Painting, Drawing, Color Theory, 2D Design, Printmaking, Installations, Performance, Sound Art, and Video Art