"Souvenirs: Seven Years Later" features work based on memories from a six-week trip to Europe in 2006. Inspired by the pilgrims on the St. James' Way in Spain, I noted lessons learned in various cities by creating a series of seven pieces. 

JOY – My New #oneword

 Well, hello there. It's been quite a while. My third spring deadline has passed after celebrating my birthday yesterday. After weeks of contemplating and spring cleaning, I'm skipping ahead of Easter and moving on with life.  Last year at this…

Birds for Miro

A couple of Sundays ago, we headed to Durham for a staycation. I really wanted to see Miro at the Nasher and Jeanette was having a Valentine's sale. So we loaded up the car and had a great time. By…

A New Look

Yesterday, I started blogging based on the #rethinkchurch 2015 Lenten Photo-A-Day Project. I think that you really just have to post a picture to Instagram, but I am using it as an excuse to blog each night. You can sign…

Hello, 2003

I am very excited bundled up here in our house. It feels like a second New Year's after six weeks of introspection, or navel-gazing, as Henry calls it. Lent is here. Chinese New Year is tomorrow. And I think there…



I combine formed paper, found materials, and written biographical stories to create sculptural books, which focus on my family, personal history, and spirituality.



Okay, I love alliteration. I write a lot. Every day. Way more than I create art. My writing informs my work and is an integral part of my final pieces of my sculptural books.



I believe play is important work. That also means fighting for a clean environment. I speak up for playgrounds (very fun) and against coal ash (not so fun).

My Most Recent Art on View

10/25 – 11/23/2014: Over the Edge: Paperworks Unbound Exhibit, WAH Center, Brooklyn, NY
{Opening Reception: 10/25/2014, 4-6 pm}
11/7 – 25/2014: Outside the Margin Book Arts Exhibition, Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Silver Spring, MD
{Opening Reception: 11/7/2014, 6-8 pm}
12/5 – 6/2014: Foothills Art Market, Elkin, NC
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Kind Words

  • Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with Nelson and me. Your books tell such powerful stories! I am enriched a thousand, thousand fold.

    Charlotte Linder

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