Ella Weber is a basement-based artist who uses humor, storytelling and performance. She received her 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 currently trying out vegetables and seeking work in Omaha, Nebraska. The Deli Diaries is her debut novel.