After traveling for several years with her husband Bobby, who was in the Army, the Anderson’s retired to the Ozarks. Through the years Dorothy has pursued many forms of art and writing but, eventually developed a strong focus on woodworking, drawing, painting and fiber arts.
She enjoys spending time with students and sharing her knowledge, while adding to her own skills. Her skill set includes hand embroidery, quilting, crocheting, wood carving, wood burning, pen and ink, colored pencil, acrylic and oil painting.
As a member of The Palette Art League, Yellville, she is included in their book, “The Art and Artists of the Ozarks, Vol. 1.” She has also compiled and illustrated two other works,“Ready – Set – Sew” and “Frank and Frisco’s Great Adventure.”
In addition to teaching, Dorothy offers commissioned embroidered pictures by request. Including pictures of pets!