A native Texan, Barbie Holton is a lifelong learner and enjoys new challenges with her art.  Educated at the University of Houston, she has experienced diverse directions in life.  Art, business, sailboat racing, art education specialist, and children have all found places in her busy schedule.  With a background in various fine arts and crafts since childhood, Barbie is constantly taking herself in new directions. Creating her art and teaching it to others consumes much of her time and energy. 

Fine Gourd Art
                                      Wood turning
                                                                          Fused Glass