Paula Artac



Paula Artac, D.Min, ATR-BC, is a professional watercolor artist, board certified art therapist with the American Art Therapy Association, member of the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association, university instructor, liturgical art designer, illuminator and author.  For 40 years, she owned her own business as an archival artwork framer. Her watercolor paintings have won local and national recognition.  “Wolf Eyes,” her award-winning watercolor, was published in Best of Watercolor II, Rockport Publishers, 1997.  Her artwork hangs in international, national and local collections.

She currently holds the position of Professor in Charge of the Expressive Arts Therapy at the Ottawa University, Phoenix campus,

She is a published author on the topic of art therapy, creativity, spirituality and healing.

Paula is a studio artist at Ground Floor Artists gallery in Surprise, AZ.

Teaching art and creativity in its many wondrous forms has been an essential part of her life and career.