Paige Ward received her Bachelors in Fine Arts degree in 2016 at the University of Montana in Missoula and attended the College of Southern Idaho obtaining her Associates of Visual Arts in 2014. She has exhibited at the Archie Bray in Helena, Montana as well as in Montana’s State Capitol Building and was a short term resident at the University of Montana Residency at Medalta International Artists in Residence, in Alberta, Canada. She currently is a long-term resident at Worcester Center for Crafts in Massachusetts through 2018. Raised on a ranch in Idaho Paige found herself immersed in domestic roles and expectations of women living rural lifestyles. Her work has a strong narrative in the female identity through comparison of traditional and progressive times.