Colette Schuchardt's Profile
Hi! Thanks for stopping by! My name is Colette and I am an artist here in Portland, Oregon. My career as an artist began as soon as my parents figured out I could hold a pencil and that I enjoyed making scribbles on any blank surface I was allowed. As I grew, I began taking art classes for fun which eventually led to graduating from Oregon State University with a degree in art. I learned so much, especially about myself, including my gravitation towards art that displays symmetry and beauty.
A few years after graduation, I decided to create a shop here on Etsy to sell hand painted rustic signs after an experience I had helping a friend decorate the venue where she would be getting married. She loved the signs I had made for her wedding so much that she was brought to tears. Soon after, the compliments came pouring in from the guests once they began to arrive. Following this experience, I…
- Born on January 20
- Joined August 13, 2012