Bryan Mattraw began teaching art in Loudoun County in 1994. In 1997, he retired from teaching to further his education in ceramics. He moved to Boston to work in an area studio and then on to Vermont for an apprenticeship on wood firing techniques.
Plain and simple... working with her hands makes Karen happy. She especially enjoys carving molds for her pewter castings and weaving. She has been creating pewter pieces for 40 years with her husband and weaving baskets for 30 years.