M. Yourick is an artist, educator, and designer based in NW Florida. Her love for the artistic process, from idea generation to the rhythmic tedium of making, fuels her diverse creative practice. She works with a variety of media including drawing, collage, textiles, photography, and video. She has been a resident artist at The Bubbler in Wisconsin, and at Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Florida. Some of her inspiration comes from shorelines, shadows, maps, and shelters made by humans or animals.