Diana Trout trained as a painter at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Trout exhibits her mixed media artwork at galleries and shows. She has been teaching journaling, bookarts and mixed media art since 1993 at various local and national venues. Her artwork and articles have appeared in national magazines and art zines. Trout’s book, Journal Spilling, Mixed Media Techniques for Free Expression is currently available.
And now for a bit of fun ...
In 1958, my family moved to Talismania. One year later, I wandered off and was lost in the wild lands of one of the Southern Counties of the NorthEast Kingdom. A kindly woman found me but was unable to leave her home to help me find my family. Ida raised me there and together with the love and support of the villagers in NEK, I flourished.
At 18, I went on a Vision Quest and was able to reunite with my birth family - a joyous time for all of us.
Or perhaps, I was born in 1956, PA-born and bred and live about 5 minutes away from my hometown with my husband. My kids are 23 and 19. We are part-time empty nesters. Here’s my best bud: