Chris Zielski is the artist and owner of Copper Leaf Studios. Her background is in arts education, with her B.S. & M.A. from a joint program between Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Art. She individually crafts every piece of artwork by hand from copper and zinc using a variety of traditional printmaking and metalworking processes.
Her unique artwork has been sold throughout the U.S. and 20 countries. Her large-scale pieces have been commissioned by numerous law firms, hospitals, government agencies, and non-profits.
In addition, she is the author of A Creative Marketing Guide for Artists and Makers and is currently working on her upcoming book for creative professionals, Navigating Commission Work.
Her studio is located on a private farm in northeastern Ohio where she lives with her husband, Alan.