Ella Weber is a basement-based artist who uses humor, storytelling and performance within her practice. She received an MFA in printmaking at the University of Kansas. Balancing life as a starving artist, Ella transforms her day jobs into an extension of her studio. Across the counter, Ella blurs the line between art and life, performance and reality, employee and customer. As a recovering deli clerk, Ella is now considering a career in produce and continues to make art in Omaha, Nebraska. The Deli Diaries is her debut novel.