Amy Willis was born in Emmett, Idaho. She recently relocated from Astoria, Oregon to Portland, Oregon where she currently lives, works, studies and plays. She is a self-taught artist who enjoys using a variety of media.
Her recent showings include:
Street 14 Coffee, Astoria, Oregon (2011), RAW natural born artists-PDX:Catalyst-Portland, Oregon (2011), Old Town Framing Co., Astoria, Oregon (2010) Hold Fast Tattoo and Gallery, Seaside, Oregon (2010); Coffee Girl, Astoria, Oregon(2010); and 3 Cups Coffeehouse, Astoria, Oregon (2009); as well as multiple shows in Boise, Idaho (1998-2005). She has donated several paintings to the annual "Valentine's for AIDS Benefit" in Boise, Idaho and won the Jury's Choice award at the Lane Community College Student Art Show, Eugene (2004).
Amy spent several years volunteering for Urban Canvas, a non-profit organization for the arts located in Los Angeles, networking Globally.
She regularly hosted a radio show, while living in Astoria called "The Eclectic Boogaloo" on alternating Thursdays from 11pm-1am on KMUN-Coast Community Radio.
Currently, you can find her enjoying life in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.
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