Elvia Perrin received her MFA from the University of North Texas at Denton in 2002. She was a collaborator, printer, and artist at Flatbed Press + Gallery in Austin, Texas for seven years. She has taught printmaking and foundation courses locally for over a decade. She currently is a Lecturer of Art at Texas State University and working in her own printmaking studio. Elvia is the co-founder and former Executive Director of PrintAustin, a city-wide contemporary print event. She has collaborated with various retailers, including Pottery Barn, Crate and Barrel, and TRNK, NY, and has shown nationally and internationally. Elvia is currently represented by Wally Workman Gallery and Roan and Black Gallery and lives in Austin, Texas.