'elloh! Cheery Ode is the work of me, el lohse, color enthusiast and fan of lowercase letters, handwritten notes, drawing and painting pop culture 'odes', classic black and white movies (my favorite) and singing along (off key) to a favorite song.*
In the past, I've worked as a book designer. And, although you can't judge a book by it's cover, I like to make pretty ones. I've also taught art to 3 year olds (the class was called 'Mounds of Mess'. it was. trust me. :)) ) up to 101 year olds (she was a great grandmother in a snow globe workshop, the spitting image of Grandma Moses) and every age in between.
Earlier, I wanted to work for National Geographic. Photographing the highest mountaintops and Jane Goodall with the chimpanzees. I was six years old. "A little young." they said. "C'est la vie" I replied…
- Joined December 23, 2006