BioHaden Harris Pickel graduated with a degree in Visual Art from Auburn University in 1964. She has continued her education for the past 30 years by studying with many well known and gifted painters around the United States and beyond. Favorite among them are Impressionists Charles Warren Mundy, Guido Frick and Maggie Siner...as well as portrait painter Michael Shane Neal. Haden paints as often as she can for the challenge and joy of it. It is a spiritual endeavor bringing a deep quiet to her soul. She also instructs others with a passion for painting. Her range of subject matter is wide...figurative, landscape and floral as well as larger abstract and intuitive compositions. Her goal in these years is to enjoy life.