Being Self-Taught

May 9, 2019 What defines being self taught when it comes to art? Some people believe that having no higher education in art means being self taught. If that is the case, I am self taught, but I think that statement is very misleading.  As soon as I hit middle school and art was an option as an elective class, …

What Inspires me

April 29, 2019 It is a beautiful evening in late April, and it just happens to be earth day. I have been sitting blissfully alone for almost an hour outside of my little cabin in the woods. This time of year the animals are so much fun to watch. The trees are just starting to get buds so there is …

Who am I?

April 14, 2019 My husband came up with the title for my first blog post “Who am I?” What seems like a simple question is actually quite complicated. A few years ago I would have told you I am a mother of three wonderful children (who now range from 16 to 24), I am a proud wife, I am a …