Wild hare studios and rabbit hole arts

​Schulenburg, Texas

In 2013, at the age of 56 I was suddenly and unexpectedly widowed. A newly-wed at 60, I now share my life with my artist husband, Michael Harmon.  Together we have created a live work studio from a mid-century home in Schulenburg, Texas.

I couldn't be more amazed at the twists and turns of this crazy, creative life I live!

Passing creative encounters on to others through artwork and classes in our rural studio is a dream come true!


Here is a list of my licenses and certifications as well as some of my awards and publications.

Licenses & Certifications:

  • Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (ret.)
  • Exploring Perception & Personality through MBTI - Cadwalder Behavioral Center
  • Jungian Dream Interpretation Certification- Jung Center Houston, Tx
  • Reiki Master/Teacher Usui Tradition
  • Padmacahaya Reiki Tummo
  • The Reconnection - Dr. Eric Pearl
  • Akashic Records Certified Practitioner- Linda Howe/Center for Akashic Records


  • Spirit in the Smokies magazine - featured on five covers.
  • Cover art for book and CD, Dancing With the Universe, James King.
  • Lark Books publications featured my artwork in two publications entitled, Pretty Little Mini Quilts.
  • Artwork, including cover art and an interview about my creative process is featured in the fourth issue of Indie Arts DVD Magazine.
  • Three of my artquilts from the 'I Remember Mama' exhibit are featured in the book by the same title.
  • Artwork entitled 'Mermaid' was featured in Quilting Arts magazine.
  • A group quilt that I initiated and created with the Austin art-quilt group is featured in this third volume from the series Lone Stars; A Legacy of Texas Quilts.

Invitational Art Shows

  • 2006/07 Quattro Gallery Invitational Quiltart Show
  • 2007/08 Quattro Gallery Invitational Textile Show
  • 2006 KAAC Texas Invitational Show
  • Underground Art Market- Houston Invitational 2008-2011
  • Public Space Exhibit: 2013 University of Houston Women's Resource Center; The Bee Holder - artquilt 
  • Mem-Fix The Edge District pop-up gallery 2014 - jurried exhibit.

Paint media shows/awards

​1997 National Society of Artists

Inner man 3rd place
The Magus 5th Place

1998 National Society of Artists  

In Laura's Garden 4th place

Kitchen Counter 5th place  silver brush award

1998 International Society of Artists 
Blue Silk Kimono finalist

Bay Area Arts Show 
Melancholia Honorable Mention

Textile:Art-quilt shows/awards

2004 AAQG Costume Change 3rd place
2004 AAQG Bogie and Bacall Honorable Mention
2004 IQA-Houston Warhol Finalist
2004 IQA-Houston The Beatles Finalist
2004 I Remember Mama Exhibit Patriotic Star Finalist/published
2004 I Remember Mama Exhibit Ida;Bio-Imagery Finalist/published
2005 IQA-Houston Lunacy Finalist
2005 I Remember Mama Exhibit My Sleeping Beauty Finalist/published
2005 IQA-Houston (group quilt*) Leaves 2nd place
2005 IQA- Houston (group quilt*)
2012 IQA- Houston (group quilt*) Cosmic curves
2013 IQA-Houston (group quilt*) Balancing Act- IQA Finalist

* group quilts were created with: Nikki Vick, Frances Holliday, Kathy York, Leslie Jennisen, Connie Hudson, Sherry McCauley, and Barb Forrester.