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Industry Arts
Occupation Children's Books Creator, Teacher, Artist, & Dog Lover
Location Richmond, IN, United States
Introduction As a mom, "grammie," artist and educator life revolves around family (human & canine), art, teaching, writing & so much more! I love the USA and the world around me, with a particular passion for Asia.
Interests Teaching, writing, children's murals, faux finishing, illustrating, singing, Classic English Literature, Japan, S. Korea, Taiwan, China and my DOGS!
Favorite Movies Inherit the Wind (and too many to list from the 1940-50's), Pride and Prejudice, (Laurence Olivier), The Dark Knight, Inception, Iron Man, Toy Story, Much Ado About Nothing, While You Were Sleeping, Practical Magic...too many to list.
Favorite Music Classical, New Age (Enya, Celtic, etc.), symphonies and choral, Alternative & Classic Rock, Blue Grass, Folk...
Favorite Books Anything by: Pearl S. Buck, Jane Austen, the Brontes, Dickens, Emerson, Hawthorn, Shakespeare, C.S. Lewis, Tolkien, Steinbeck...

"What can you do when you're feeling sad? Answer: Learn something!" --from Camelot