Ethan Kastner joined the Montessori team as a classroom assistant for lower elementary in fall 2018. Ethan earned a bachelor's of fine arts degree in art and design from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee in 2017 where he focused on printmaking, community art, and ceramics. He has worked in a variety of educational settings including College for Kids, the Studio Arts and Craft Centre, and the Artist in Residence program at Saint John's on the Lake. Since graduating he has been making prints and functional ceramics at his studio where he also organizes events and workshops. He has exhibited his work locally at the Portrait Society, Hoax Gallery, and Walker's Point Center for the Arts.