Mary has a rich history of involvement with the Manitou Art Center and has played various roles, including being a studio artist, member, and instructor at Textiles West. She has also provided continuing education for the textiles and ceramics lab and is passionate about sharing her knowledge and skills with others.
Mary’s excitement about the artistic expressions of students is inspiring, she values the creative process and believes in the power of learning and exploration. She encourages her students to approach their work with a sense of freedom and without fear of criticism or judgment, as this can be a significant obstacle for many artists.
Mary is a dedicated and enthusiastic member of the Manitou Springs art community who is committed to fostering creativity and artistic growth in others.