Wild Child Art Gallery
Fine Art -Artists at work in the "Heart of Matlacha"
Original Fine Art & Jewelry- Voted Best Art Gallery in Matlacha
The first time I saw pine needles being coiled into a basket, I was intrigued by the simplicity of using such a common commodity as pine needles to create such a beautiful object. After retiring from Florida Public Schools in 2002, I began creating my own little pine needle baskets. It was a short time between my first basket and a first place prize. I knew that basket making was becoming a second profession. My goal is to make each creation better than the last. Each unique piece reflects my growth as an artist who is constantly looking for new methods