The Art Lab – Teaching Artists

The Art Lab is home to teaching artists who share teaching, working and gallery space. Each have their own unique skills and interests. All of us are excited to share in our love for the arts.

Director and Teaching Artist

Maren Bell



Maren Bell is an artist and teacher at a parochial school in Indianapolis and founded The Art Lab in March of 2012.Maren received her BFA from Miami University of Ohio and MFA from Tufts University and The School of the Museum of Fine Arts. Teaching Art in the community has been a long time passion and pleasure.

Maren’s recent artwork combines her love of travel and the outdoors and captures solitary views of nature. Follow Maren’s current work at Outdoor Studio.

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Teaching Artists

Cameron Adams

Cameron graduated from Ivy Tech Community College with a degree in Fine Arts and has enjoyed participating in several art events around Indianapolis. She has been in gallery shows as well as worked booth events at art fairs. Her strengths include ceramics, sculpture, jewelry making, printmaking, oil, and acrylic painting. She enjoys teaching others the artistic skills she’s learned throughout the years!


Jacquelyn Brice

Jacquelyn is an architect in Indianapolis, IN, and was part of the first graduating class of Indiana University’s new Master’s of Architecture program. As part of her studies, she learned to paint and draw from observation. One of her favorite parts of school was traveling to Rome and studying the art and architecture.

Jacquelyn enjoys taking ballet classes and training at a rock climbing gym. She also enjoys playing oboe with local orchestras when the opportunity arises. One of her favorite painting activities in the summer is plein-air painting.

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Rebecca Hundley

Rebecca attended Herron School of Art and Design at IUPUI and received a degree in art education. Mrs. Hundley has taught in Beech Grove schools and now teaches Jewelry and Intro to Art at Ben Davis High School. In her spare time she enjoys making jewelry, drawing, painting, going to the gym, hiking and working in the community.


Primrose Paul

Primrose Paul is a Kenyan-born artist, writer, and curator currently based in Indianapolis, IN where she is pursuing her BFA with a concentration in painting at the University of Indianapolis. She enjoys fashion and museum visits. Primrose will be a summer intern assisting in summer camps.

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Jeremy South


Jeremy is a graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University with a degree in Art Studio.  Jeremy teaches and gives presentations in clay throughout Indiana and runs Ripple Mobile Arts in Broad Ripple, IN.  He has been working in the field of clay for the past 20 years and recently ventured into glass and other mediums.  Jeremy says, “my mission statement is summed up into two words,  encourage creativity.  I truly believe that many of us learn more directly through our hands.  Our hands shape the world around us.  We can either build or destroy.  My hope is for all of us to find a constructive way to use our hands.”