Carrie Maurer is an artist who enjoys working in a variety of mediums. She has been drawing in pencil since childhood and has developed into a experienced draftsman. Her work continues to change and develope. She enjoys working in oil - knifing the paint with abandon or working with sharpened pencils to create detail, Use of watercolor when a softer more realistic piece is calling her and pastels that have rich contrast of light and dark. She also creates fabric pieces that combine paint, drawing and sewing and in one recent piece - sound. Carrie's work has taken some dramatic turns over the last few years. She is an artist of limitless talent in many mediums and has begun showing her work publicly. Her work is intense and joyful, spiritual and emotional. Privately she enjoys sewing projects for her family and has several writing projects she works on simultaneouly along with her art that includes poetry and children's stories.