Talia Scarpelli

Talia Scarpelli joined Open Hearts in April 2017 after several months of volunteering and getting to know the many artists. Previously, Talia studied art at the University of Alabama, where she wrote political cartoons for the school newspaper and did graphic design work for several campus organizations. She enjoys teaching zine-making classes with Open Hearts at Firestorm Cafe in West Asheville and also makes zines in her free time.