Margie Thompson art

Margaret Thompson, SSJ, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of Art
Coordinator of Art Studio Programs

Office Location:  St. Joseph Hall, 5th flr., West Wing, SJ500
Office Phone:  215.248.7042


Educational Background

  • A.B., Chestnut Hill College
  • B.F.A., Moore College of Art and Design
  • M.Ed., Kutztown University
  • M.F.A., Vermont Studio Center
  • M.A., Holistic Spirituality and Spiritual Direction

Courses Taught

  • Sculpture
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Design and Mixed Media
  • Color Theory in Design and Mixed Media
  • Watercolor
  • Drawing to Print

Scholarly Interests 

  • Art and Spirituality
  • Art, Science and Spirituality
  • Collaborative - Interactive Art
  • Installation Art for Ritual and Performance in Healing Circles
  • Fine Artists
  • Using Fabric as a Fine Arts Medium

Selected Publications

  • The Universe Story: Your Story
  • Wrestling with Angels: Some Women's Stories
  • Darkness and Light: The Struggle
  • Image and Likeness Retreat
  • "Clothed in Spirit: Meditation in Cloth"