BioCarolyn McDonald has a B.F.A. in painting and drawing and a M.S. in art education from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She also holds a Ph.D. in the teaching and learning of art with a minor in painting from the Florida State University, Tallahassee. Carolyn has taught painting at Tennessee Tech University, art education and figure drawing at Lipscomb University, and art education at the University of Alabama and Montevallo University. She has also taught art for Homewood High School in Birmingham, Alabama for twenty one years. She presently teaches adult painting workshops.