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I grew up in Milwaukee WI and I've bounced around the state a bit. Never lived in any other state, but I've had quite a few interesting road trips.

As an adolescent I made the walls of my room into one huge collage and continued doing so until a few years ago when I put my efforts into making pieces of art instead of rooms of them.

I enjoy learning and doing anything that takes imagination and creativity. Early in my teen years, the thought of doing anything artistic scared me. I thought art was something only a few people who were born to do it could do. I thought people were either magically talented and did it from the time they left the womb or else they couldn't be any good at it.

Then I had a really great teacher. He taught me that I could learn anything I put my mind to. All I had to do was…

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  • Female
  • Born on October 8
  • Joined December 1, 2008

Favorite materials

jade, cotton, bamboo, wood

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About

I grew up in Milwaukee WI and I've bounced around the state a bit. Never lived in any other state, but I've had quite a few interesting road trips.

As an adolescent I made the walls of my room into one huge collage and continued doing so until a few years ago when I put my efforts into making pieces of art instead of rooms of them.

I enjoy learning and doing anything that takes imagination and creativity. Early in my teen years, the thought of doing anything artistic scared me. I thought art was something only a few people who were born to do it could do. I thought people were either magically talented and did it from the time they left the womb or else they couldn't be any good at it.

Then I had a really great teacher. He taught me that I could learn anything I put my mind to. All I had to do was learn the proper way to see the world. And to learn the personality of the medium I was currently working in.

I'm married and have a three year old son named Zen. I stay at home with him and my sister's two young children. I create something beautiful every chance I get, whether it's a piece of art or just daily life.

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