Heather Shaw Bischoff

intellectually humble mixed media artist

what’s new?

I was awarded a grant to install an interior mural at 308 3rd St in Crested Butte. The process has been magical and I’m excited to invite you all to celebrate and visit:

Anima on 3rd St

follow on Instagrampublic reception

featured projects

BiSH employs mixed media with a spirit of reclamation.

Wormhole Installation

Interative archways invites participants to pass through, intransformation to the other side.

Furry Friends Bus
Mobile Mural

Custom public bus featuring pet portraits of local animals.

Mixed Media

Juxtaposing textures and concepts to explore the nautre of our universe.

customized creative consulting

Repertoire ranges from fine art painting and collage to site-specific murals and installations.
Please contact BiSH for preliminary creative consultation.


Interactive and emersive art;
augment the experience
& aliven the senses.


Artist books, zines, mail art, & crafts.


Site-specific elements for your space.


Invitations, posters, logos, & layouts.

want to make art together?

BiSH offers various workshops as an artist-in-residence and private instructor. Your experience can be uniquely designed to meet your interests. Connect with BiSH directly to explore opptions or book an upcoming opportunity below.


Client testimonials validate the quality work of BiSH.

“People love to gather and have their picture taken in front of the mural and always say how much this has added to the charm and creates a warm gathering spot.”

Susan Maloney

Rawsonville Roost
Custom Mural

“The artwork is beyond words and I have no clue how you managed it all. This is going to be a huge help to our success!”

Heather Fornataro

Furry Friends Bus
Community Project to benefit Paradise Animal Welfare Society

“Heather was delightful to work with! She is an accomplished artist with a passion for sharing this love with others.”

Amy Borrow

Workshop Participant


art on the airwaves

BiSH hosts a weekly radio program called PRAXiS on KBUT, a community station broadcasting from the Gunnison Valley. Each two hour mix spans genres featuring new releases, timeless classics, spoken word and remixes. Requests are always welcome!


Listen live or later.


Review the source.


let’s connect

collaboration breeds creation