Ms. Perry studied at Northern Colorado University, Greeley, Colorado before obtaining a Bachelor's Degree in Education (English and Art) from Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, with graduate studies in art from A.S.U. as well as San Jose State University, San Jose, California. She has a strong background in drawing and has experience in a wide range of mediums such as lost-wax cast jewelry, fiber arts, acrylics, pen and ink with watercolor, oil painting and clay. She continues with her exploration of art in various classes and workshops. She works primarily in soft pastels at this time.