I have been drawing since I was old enough to hold a crayon. Although I have no formal training other than the occasional art class, I guess you could say I have attended the school of “self taught”.
Robbie Stanberry is the owner of INTERIORS ALIVE, a decorating business located in Sylva, NC.
I have always enjoyed drawing, painting, and crafts. Getting involved in high school theatre lead me to graduate with a B. A. in theatre from Universityof Miami, FL. Working at the Coconut Grove Playhouse both painting and assistant stage managing lead to films.
My name is Patty Thomas, and the name of the scene I’m building for Stingy Jack’s Pumpkin Patch is “Mine! Mine! ALL MINE!” Although I have carved many jack-o-lanterns, I have never built a scene with them and I’m excited to work in this unusual medium. I’m so happy to be a part of this fantastic event and hope you have fun exploring the pumpkin patch.
Grace Cathey is a metal sculptor. Her work has been evolving over 20 years from fiber, to works on paper, to metal sculpture. Her inspiration comes from the flora and fauna that surround her home, tucked into a deep cove in the Western North Carolina Mountains.
Karen was born in Fort Ord; Monterey, California. Being and army brat, moving from place to place had opened many doorways to discovering many different lifestyles and cultures to Karen at a very young age.