- B.A. and M.A., Studio Art, California State University, Northridge
- MFA. Printmaking, California College of the Arts, San Francisco
Marsha Shaw currently lives and works in San Francisco, California, where she maintains an active art and teaching practice.
Shaw is currently an adjunct faculty member at De Anza College in Cupertino where she teaches drawing and design.
She is the manager of Mission Grafica, a print studio at Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, where she also teaches screen-printing workshops.
She has lectured and taught courses in bookmaking and printmaking at California College of the Arts, San Francisco Center for the Book, Richmond Art Center, Cuesta Community College and Mendocino Art Center.
Shaw’s work is in several collections and has been exhibited both nationally and internationally.