Patti Kelly is a self-taught photographer who lives in the Philadelphia area. Presently, she is a faculty member at the Community Arts Center in Wallingford, Pennsylvania. Patti’s scope of work includes conducting community outreach photography programs as well as teaching black and white workshops. Kelly began her career at a weekly newspaper at the Jersey Shore. Her work continues to be published in books, magazines and calendars illustrating the people and places of New Jersey and has earned Kelly several awards from the New Jersey Press Photographers Association. Kelly currently resides in Pennsylvania but a strong emotional connection to the Jersey Shore often returns her back to document the region’s unique environment and personality Patti Kelly was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1963. There, she received a B.A. in Journalism from Temple University.
Patti teaches the our art babies at our ArtStart pre-school. For more information on ArtStart call our program director, Kelly Nicholson at 610-566-1713 x 16.
Patti also teaches Photography and Nature to our 3 to 5 year old’s on Wednesdays here at the CAC. Go to the classes tab, select a semester and Patti’s name for more information and to register.