sculptor/painter, urban homesteader/gardener, shameless homemaker, empty nester

picture framer, seamstress

works best solving creative problems and fixing things

Nia dance enthusiast and farmers' market devotee

kitchen herbalist, bitters maker

always and forever a country person

almost went into library science

thinks fondly of being a farm kid and fort builder

reared in eastern deciduous forests, but also loves the Mediterranean climate glory of California

thinks Christopher Brosius is the best perfumer ever

house music lover

happiest outside, rain or shine


B.A., art, Hendrix College

Professional Picture Framers Association industry certification

Permaculture Design Certificate, Occidental Arts and Ecology Center

Archivist, librarian and florist for Communication Arts magazine