Vicki Adams was born in 1931, near Blockton, Iowa. She has received her BFA (1974) and MFA (1978) from Drake University.
Vicki Adams is a papermaker and a print artist. Her handmade paper incorporates recycled paper, plant materials, and dyes to produce sensual textures and subtle color variations. Random Collection is an example of her sophisticated use of paper as a sculptural material. Adams has taught and shown her work extensively. She is a member of the Artists' Gallery, a cooperative gallery in Valley Junction West Des Moines, and also is associated with the Octagon in Ames and the Wiederspan Gallery in Cedar Rapids.
University of Iowa. School of Art and Art History
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The Daily Palette Digital Collection
handmade paper and resin
Paper (Fiber product); Handmade; Resin (Organic material)