About the artist . . .
Born and raised in an Indiana family of artists, my mother and aunts laid paper, chalk, crayons and graphite into my hands encouraging me to create everything ?wonderful?most every day. When outside, I would be under the trees drawing ?bugs in the grass and clouds in the sky?.
Throughout grade school, junior high and high school I excelled in art. I attended Butler University completing my Bachelors Degree in Education with a major in art from the John Herron Art Institute. A Masters Degree was awarded from Indiana University in Art and Special Education. Additionally, I completed graduate work in art at San Francisco State University.
I?ve lived and taught in eight states, traveled and toured seven countries drawing and painting to capture memories. I?m currently retired and finding some time to paint. Subjects range from the youngest of memories through my living experiences and even a touch of whimsy to the fantastical
Sent from my iPad