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After watching a Donna Dewberry show demonstrating One Stroke Painting, I told my husband that I wished I could paint. His response was "Why can't you?" That Christmas I received several One Stroke paint kits from my daughter-in-law and my journey began.

Every night when I came home from work I would practice painting. Doing it relaxed me and after a couple of years of "practice" my family suggested I try selling (they were running out of room). In December 2007 I attended my first craft show. I was scared to death! My husband and my youngest son came to help set up, sell and try to keep me from calm. Zack sold the first glass. Just having people compliment me on my painting was enough, but to actually sell something. Wow!

In 2011 I lost my job where I had worked for 15 years. Pretty Strokes has become my…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 3
  • Joined January 22, 2009

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Glass, acrylic enamel, wood, acrylic paint, glitter

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About

After watching a Donna Dewberry show demonstrating One Stroke Painting, I told my husband that I wished I could paint. His response was "Why can't you?" That Christmas I received several One Stroke paint kits from my daughter-in-law and my journey began.

Every night when I came home from work I would practice painting. Doing it relaxed me and after a couple of years of "practice" my family suggested I try selling (they were running out of room). In December 2007 I attended my first craft show. I was scared to death! My husband and my youngest son came to help set up, sell and try to keep me from calm. Zack sold the first glass. Just having people compliment me on my painting was enough, but to actually sell something. Wow!

In 2011 I lost my job where I had worked for 15 years. Pretty Strokes has become my full time job. I love this job!

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