Ann Blackwell

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Industry Arts
Occupation Mixed Media Artist
Location Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada
Introduction I went to art school late in life, getting a BFA from Ohio University in 1992 and an MFA From University of Michigan School of Art & Design in 1995. I moved to Canada in 2002 after several wonderful years of teaching at University of Michigan, Washtenaw Community College, and University of Toledo. Before taking myself seriously as an artist I was a nurse for over 25 years. I have 2 grown kids and 2 grandkids. I have a wonderful dog named Riley.
Interests Drawing and Painting, Reading, Crochet while watching TV, Beadwork, ATCs, Cards, Making Books, Photography, Friends
Favorite Movies Turner and Hootch, Murphy's Romance, The Lake House, Star Wars series, Road Warrier/Thunderdome series, Bennie and June
Favorite Music Joan Baez, Bob Dylon, Mamas and Papas, Kingston Trio, Dave Brubeck
Favorite Books all by Anne McCaffrey, Anne George mysteries, mysteries by women with female protagonists, The Cat Who series