Luna Lee Ray received her BFA degree in Printmaking from the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, OR, in 1988. She has lived and shown her work in Oregon, Hawaii, Arizona, and New Mexico before settling in North Carolina in 1998. Now working in watercolor and mixed media, Luna says of her work: "I am fascinated with the forms and processes of the natural world, and I strive to express the beauty and mystery of this world."
Luna is a member of Frank Gallery, in Chapel Hill, and is also lead curator for the gallery. In addition, she teaches watercolor, acrylic, and mixed media painting for adults at the Artscenter in Carrboro.