Kids Programs Instructor
Cynthia has been teaching at the J for 5 years. Before that, she lived and taught art and creative writing in Minnesota to groups of all ages. She has her MFA in Writing from Hamline University, is an award-winning spoken word artist, and retired roller derby skater. She loves telling stories, reading and writing poetry, sewing, pineapple, bookmaking, drawing, painting, dark chocolate, graphic design, making jewelry, and spending time with her cats Chowder and Hazel. She currently has an art studio at the Make Shift Project in downtown Bellingham where you can visit her each month during the art walk.