Barbara Schardt has been painting over 30 years and has exhibited nationally in Maryland and Florida. She works in a variety of mediums including 3-D paper craft, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, and ink. Barbara has studied with nationally known decorative artists and has taken a number of art classes at Montgomery College, Rockville , MD. She is a member of the Miniature Society of Florida with artwork juried into the Miniature Painters, Sculptors and Engravers Society of Washington, DC, and the TECO Art Center in Tampa, FL. She has done many commission works in MD for numerous customers. She has an Associate Degree in Interior Design.
Being able to capture the beauty of nature (especially birds, flowers and butterflies) is always something I enjoy painting. I have tried all types of mediums and it opens my eyes to all the wonderful ways of expressing art. I enjoy the challenge of doing something new.