Danielle Wynen recently returned to the city of Reading after a 15 year period in the Eastern Sierra Mountains of California. While in CA, she started a family, pursued an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Cerro Coso Community College, and went on to pursue her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Arts Education at The Academy of Art in San Francisco. Her artistic works range in size and medium, but share common themes of figuration, abstraction, texture, and subdued color. She is currently teaching a wide variety of art making classes at Yocum Institute for Arts Education. She enjoys working with students of all ages and facilitating personal artistic growth and exploration in the visual arts.