Barbie has loved drawing and painting since she was a little girl. but didn't really begin painting on a regular basis until much later in her life. She is so blessed to finally have the time to dedicated to her painting and her beloved yoga.
Barbie has her BS in Communications, specializing in Public Relations with a minor in fine arts from James Madison University. She has been to several yoga teacher training seminars and retreats throughout Florida and received her Yoga Alliance Teacher Training Certification in Costa Rica.
she enjoys hiking in the countryside with her dogs, and her life partner Ray, spending time with family and friends, especially her beautiful daughter Brady and grandson Archer, creating art in her barn studio, photographing people, animals and the beauty that surrounds her, gardening, cooking, reading and dancing.
"I have a deep appreciation for life and all of it's wonderful gifts. Sharing my gifts and talents with others is my greatest source of joy. I still have so much to learn, discover and share and for this I am challenged and abundantly grateful."