An artist as long as I can remember. I create what I can not find in the world. Expressing my love and sense of form, beauty, and self. Things I can only feel. How does one express a feeling other than to create?
I began making and selling things when I was ten. Miniature furniture, hats, Christmas ornaments, stuffed toys, purses. I rarely had a regular job. I graduated high school in three years just to get out of there and still graduated in the National Honor Society. I made stained glass windows and then restored and painted antique furniture among other things. I started ceramics with a year apprenticeship with a local potter. We worked in porcelain and did raku firing.
I did graphic design for years and when that slowed down I went to school again. While there I taught black and white darkroom techniques and made platinum prints. I also took some...
- Joined April 18, 2010