For over ten years Rose Marie Prins has taught painting, drawing, sculpture and mixed media in a variety of institutions in Florida, including Ringling College of Art and Design, Eckerd College, the School of Visual and Performing Arts at Hillsborough Community College, the Gulf Coast Museum and The Morean Arts Center in St. Petersburg. Prins currently teaches painting at The Morean Arts Center and in Eckerd College’s Program for Experienced Learners. She has a Ph.D. in Studio Art and Arts Administration from The Union Institute and University, an M.A. in Art from Goddard College, a B.F.A. in Painting from the San Francisco Art Institute, Teaching Credentials in Art from San Francisco State University, and a National Senior Certificate from the Johannesburg School of Art. Prins also studied studio art and feminist theory at the Woman’s Building in Los Angeles and at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. Her mixed media paintings and sculpture have been exhibited throughout the United States (including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art), as well as in her native South Africa.