Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology

Kim Cobb

Freelance Artist and Education Consultant

Kim Cobb is a Southern California educator and the owner of The Lovely Bug, a one-woman business focused on art and informal learning in the Riverside area. Kim is an alumnus of the Chico State Museum Studies program and holds a Masters in Museums and Galleries in Education from the Institute of Education, London, England. She has worked for Northern and Southern California museums, school districts, and cities teaching the public, creating curriculum and programming, and supervising community and nature centers. Kim's focus is making learning fun, informal, and stress free. She currently speaks at nonprofits and various educational institutions training staff; offers private art lessons; provides professionalism, resume building, and interview coaching services; consults with museums and other educational nonprofits on programs and educational materials; and sells her artwork locally and online.

Portrait of Kim Cobb