Ariel Kitch grew up in Portland, Oregon. She attended Whitman College and the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies. She has worked as an illustrator, printmaker, radio and web producer, media teacher, and videographer. Currently she lives in New York City, where she works as a technology and media teacher. She loves youth media, teaching, printmaking, digital art, filmmaking, documentary, embroidery, planning tech conferences, and commuting by bike.

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