Sally worked as a designer in New York city before moving to Boulder in 1992 to start her own commissioned art business. Sally owns and operates out of her art space in the Holiday Neighborhood of North Boulder for over nine years. Sally has taught at CU in the Environmental Design Department and held seminars yearly for students. She has held numerous painting classes, hosted events and art happenings at her gallery. She brings not only her extensive design background and artistic skills to the table, but the ability to create and follow through with large scale events. Sally has the ability to hold and work toward the vision until it becomes reality.
Buffy is an architect, landscape architect, an artist, and a community builder. These various disciplines allow her to work well in collaborative settings. She has an eye for the details of a project and how things go together. She is very eco-minded, caring not just for the environment but how we as a community live within that environment as a symbiotic whole.
Natalie is the owner of NPM Consulting,LLC (strategic planning, project management, facilitation and organizational Emergent Learning) and adjunct faculty at the University of Denver, Graduate School of Social Work. In addition, she is President of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Social Work, Colorado Chapter. Natalie is currently a parent representative on the executive team of the Boulder Valley School District Advisory Council.
Natalie has been a supporter of the arts for many years and is a community volunteer. She holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from Columbia University and is committed to ongoing learning.
Gabrielle Shannon started her early art training at The Art Students’ League in New York and continued at the School of Visual Arts in New York, and Grove Arts in California. Gabrielle’s passion for art extends well beyond painting. In 1994, she co-founded “Urban Desires”… the first online art and culture magazine on the web. Urban Desires won numerous awards and worldwide praise. During this time she exhibited and curated, in places including, The Elga Wimmer Gallery; Thompson Street Gallery; and The Manhattan Children’s Museum. Gabrielle sat on the Board of Eyebeam Atelier, a Johnson & Johnson funded Arts Organization. At Eyebeam she was instrumental in creating “Digital Daycamp,” an after-school digital arts program working in conjunction with New York City Public High Schools.
Gabrielle currently lives and paints in Boulder.