Joy Giles has been an art teacher for K-8th grade students in the Denver area for the past 13
years. Before that, she taught English in Japan for 5 years to students ranging in age from 3 years
old to adults. She has a BA in Printmaking from The Kansas City Art Institute in Kansas City,
Missouri. She believes everyone has some kind of creative inclination and helping people find theirs is a passion of hers. Through art, she loves to learn and teach about world cultures,
geography and history. She is very happy to be a part of the Art Garage family.