Name: Cheri Phelps
Title/Position: Teacher
Department: Art
Specialties: Art
Contact Email: cphelps@sacredheartgr.org

Faculty Bio

Cheri Phelps teaches art to both full-time and CEC students in the fifth and sixth grades. She is a graduate of Hope College where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2002. Cheri majored in Studio Art with an emphasis in painting, while also taking particular enjoyment in ceramics and printmaking. She minored in Art History with a focus on Italian Renaissance and Byzantine art. During college she also began to study and write Icons. Cheri has taught many art classes and workshops to both children and adults over the years, especially during her time employed in the Education Department at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. She and her husband David have four homeschooled children who attend Sacred Heart Academy part time. Cheri is an adult convert to Catholicism and has been a parishioner at Sacred Heart of Jesus since 2003. She is eager to share the joy of art with her students in an environment so attuned to Beauty.

Courses

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Class ID Class Number Class Name Class Instructor Room Number Class Days Class Time Credits Prerequisites
5/6 Art (B2) Basement Art Room Tuesday/Thursday 12:44 - 1:34 pm
CEC 5/6 Art (B2) Basement Art Room Tuesday/Thursday 2:33 - 3:23 pm