I'm an artist and photographer living in Louisville, Kentucky. I grew up in Minnesota and Florida and have spent time living in Amsterdam and Munich. I love seeing life as an adventure and finding creativity on a daily basis. I'm a maker and I believe in radical participation. Art makes me feel connected to other people and can be the foundation for a strong community. That's the world I'm trying to create.

creative collaboration and using my imagination.

remembering to take the time to be present.

Show up.

Artist Ilona Royce Smithkin because she radiates energy, creativity, and style. I hope I'm half as inspiring as her when I turn 97 years old.

My meditative art flow focus. It gives me energy that can last for hours.

Ringleader in a circus.

How to be kind and listen to others.

How to take a good photograph.