Debbie Carlson is an Orange County-based mixed media installation artist and sculptor. She is a first-generation Taiwanese immigrant. Carlson received her MFA from California State University Long Beach in 2014 and taught beginning Jewelry/Metal Fabrication and 3-D Foundation Design at Pasadena City College from Spring 2016 to Fall 2020. She also taught Three-Dimensional Design at Cerritos College in 2017 and returned to teach the same class in Spring 2022. She has exhibited in Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Diego County, and Arizona. She was awarded Second Prize for the 30th Annual Made In California Juried Exhibition and won the Mayor’s Choice Award for the 32nd Annual Made In California Juried Exhibition. Carlson was also featured in Art and Cake, ARTILLERY, Diversions LA, OC Weekly, and Orange County Register.