Originally from Calgary, AB, Carissa has been in Lethbridge since 2015. Carissa is a student at the University of Lethbridge, currently studying art, biology and education. Carissa largely focuses on abstracted landscape in both acrylic and oil paint. When she is not painting, Carissa is an avid rock climber and traveler, exploring North America and Europe to experience the outdoors. Carissa's passion for the outdoors and the mountains is often demonstrated in her artwork.
Carissa has work displayed throughout Lethbridge, including the Port co-working space, the University of Lethbridge and The Penny coffeehouse.