|Occupation||Editing, writing & children's book illustrator/author|
|Location||Richmond, IN, United States|
|Introduction||As a mom and now, new grammie (of the cutest grandson on the planet), after 40+ years of painting children's murals and faux finishing, I've shifted my focus to publishing, teaching, writing and illustrating. It's taken me to 3 Asian countries and a variety of states in the US, on both sides of the country. Life is full and full of wonders every single day!|
|Interests||Teaching, writing, children's murals, faux finishing, illustrating, singing, Classic English Literature, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China and long walks with 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...|
|Favorite Music||Classical, New Age (Enya, Celtic, etc.), symphonies and choral, Alternative & Classic Rock, blue grass and a FEW country western songs--very few|
|Favorite Books||Anything by: Pearl S. Buck, Jane Austen, the Brontes, Dickens, Emerson, Hawthorn, Shakespeare, C.S. Lewis, Tolkien, Steinbeck...|
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