Blanca is a visual artist born and raised in Kansas. For two years during her early teens, Blanca lived overseas where her passion for the arts blossomed. Blanca went on to earn her BFA in Painting with a minor in Art History from Emporia State University. She has shown her work locally and regionally. Blanca has been involved in several public art projects and she consults for the Tonantzin Society in Topeka. She loves teaching classes and workshops. For 3 years, she mentored at Sunset Hill Elementary and enjoys working with children and adults. Blanca is invested in bringing art into communities and making art spaces more inclusive and accessible.