Ellen Papciak-Rose has a BS in Studio Art (1988) from Southern Ct State Univ.
in New Haven, CT. In 1989 she went to Botswana as a US Peace Corps volunteer
teaching art in a highschool in a rural village. After a few years of
painting and hanging out in the desert she moved to Johannesburg, South
Africa, where she currently resides and works as a freelance illustrator and