I’m Getting a Handcycle!!

Thanks to The Homeland Heroes Foundation, I have been afforded the opportunity to get a Lasher handcycle and participate in my first 5k ever with the “Run for our Troops” event in April. Find out how you can help support me and these amazing organizations. Read More

Overcoming Hand Weakness

As a differently abled artist, finding new ways of using odd tools is part of my “job”. When my body doesn’t want to work the way I want it to, it forces me to get creative. Find out how I solved the problem of my fingers not wanting to push clay around. Read More

A Little Background

Sometimes it helps to know a little bit of the backstory of the person behind the art, website, blog, or all of the above. Artist Shawna Barnes talks a lot about overcoming adversity and provides tips/tricks to her fellow “spoonie artists”. This post shares a quick cliff notes version of some of those struggles. Read More