Bliss White McIntosh

I was born and raised in Cambridge NY and am a founding member of both Hubbard Hall Projects and the Valley Artisans’ Market. I received a BA in liberal arts from Wesleyan University and returned to Cambridge in 1975 to build a house, play music, weave, garden...

Lise Winne

I received a BS in Studio Art from Skidmore College (Summa Cum Laude) and a MS degree in Art Education from The College of Saint Rose (Magna Cum Laude). I also took post-graduate classes in computer aided graphic design. I taught art at Head Start and the public...

Teru Simon

I studied at Bennington College (Isaac Witkin), received my undergraduate degree from UWW at Skidmore College (Regis Brody, Barry Targan), and my MFA through Vermont Studio Center and Johnson State College. I taught art for about 34 years and retired in 2011 after 23...

Cecily Callahan-Spaulding

I began my professional life as a social worker with a master’s degree, then earned a BA in printmaking and drawing at Webster University in St. Louis MO and went on to apprentice in the conservation department at the Missouri Botanical Garden.There I learned...

Mary Lou Strode

Majoring in art in the late fifties at St. Mary-of-the-Woods College, my alma mater, meant painting in an abstract expressionist style, the predominant style of that period.  My painting teacher was from southern California and had studied art at Immaculate Heart...