I hardly remember a time when I wasn't drawing, coloring or painting. While raising my family, I put away my paints for embroidering on my jeans and creating with macrame. In 2000 I began experimenting in watercolor with books from the library and taking classes from local aritists. I joined artist groups, entered art shows and met many fine Sonoma County artists.
My continuing workshop studies have included intensive sessions with well known local artists. I also paint weekly, at a shared studio, with four watercolor artists of diverse backgrounds and wide-ranging interests.They support, influence and inspire my art.
Recently I have been involved in teaching art classes for National Arts Day. I found it personally rewarding and most needed in our...